Faux-Independence (#5a4f6c) color information

#5a4f6c is the hex color code that is a variation of "Independence" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "dark gray". When people spot this color, Independence (#5a4f6c), in marketing and promotions, they may think of some of these attributes: being transparent, modern or futuristic, sincere, technology, and middle-ground. This color isn't popular for food and restaurants.

#5a4f6c Breakdown

#5a4f6c is made up of (90, 79, 108) in RGB colorspace and (16.67, 26.85, 0.00, 57.65) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 5918572 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #666666. White should be used ontop of #5a4f6c to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #5a4f6c. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #5a4f6c luma #85.49
Websafe hex #666666 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(90, 79, 108) Adobe RGB (90.00, 80.00, 105.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(35%, 31%, 42%) Closest named color Independence
rgba rgba(90.0, 79.0, 108.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (30.00, 8.74, -10.67)
cmyk cmyk(16.67, 26.85, 0.00, 57.65) CIE-L*ab (35.98, 11.97, -13.67)
hsv hsv(261.82, 15.07, 36.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (35.98, 18.17, 311.21)
hsb hsb(261.82, 26.19, 42.00) CIE-L*uv (35.98, 5.93, -19.66)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Independence (#5a4f6c)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #5a4f6c while the second is the "compliment" #616b4f.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Independence (#5a4f6c)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #5a4f6c is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #616b4f.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Independence (#5a4f6c)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Independence (#5a4f6c)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Independence (#5a4f6c)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Faux-Independence (#5a4f6c)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #5a4f6c can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #5a4f6c

When you combine pure black with this color, #5a4f6c, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Independence (#5a4f6c)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #5a4f6c with gray

#5a4f6c in gradients

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #5a4f6c as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#5a4f6c → #616b4f
#5a4f6c → #8b8398
#5a4f6c → #ffffff
#5a4f6c → #664f6b
#5a4f6c → #362f40
#5a4f6c → #4f536b

How #5a4f6c looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #5a4f6c on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #5a4f6c could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#5a4f6c popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#5a4f6cmight be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Independence (#5a4f6c)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#5a4f6c. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#5a4f6c in programming

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #5a4f6c
Java new Color(90, 79, 108);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 90, 79, 108);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:90 green:79 blue:108 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(90f, 79f, 108f);
Swift UIColor(red:90, green:79, blue:108, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $6c4f5a
Python Color('#5a4f6c')

Base Conversions of hex color #5a4f6c

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #5a4f6c. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 5918572 while the individual RGB conversions are: 90, 79, 108.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01011010 01001111 01101100
Hex 5a 4f 6c
Octal 132 117 154
Decimal 90 79 108

Icons incorporating the color #5a4f6c

If you're considering using #5a4f6c in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #5a4f6c on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #5a4f6c colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #5a4f6c on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #5a4f6c on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #5a4f6c background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #5a4f6c background.
This text is hex color #5a4f6c on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #5a4f6c on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #5a4f6c and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #5a4f6c and white (#ffffff) background.