Faux-Blue-violet (color wheel) (#5d0f79) color information

The hexidecimal color, #5d0f79, is a variation of "Blue-violet (color wheel)" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "generic purple". When people spot this color, Blue-violet (color wheel) (#5d0f79), in advertisements, the following may come to mind: being successful, anti-aging and not growing old, their spiritual life, cutting-edge, and finance and wealth. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for agriculture.

Breakdown of #5d0f79

#5d0f79 is made up of (93, 15, 121) in RGB colorspace and (23.14, 87.60, 0.00, 52.55) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 6098809 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #660066. White should be used ontop of #5d0f79 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #5d0f79. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #5d0f79 luma #50.29
Websafe hex #660066 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(93, 15, 121) Adobe RGB (80.00, 23.00, 117.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(36%, 6%, 47%) Closest named color Blue-violet (color wheel)
rgba rgba(93.0, 15.0, 121.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (20.00, 38.06, -42.00)
cmyk cmyk(23.14, 87.60, 0.00, 52.55) CIE-L*ab (23.67, 48.13, -41.37)
hsv hsv(283.90, 77.36, 26.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (23.67, 63.47, 319.32)
hsb hsb(283.90, 87.23, 47.00) CIE-L*uv (23.67, 19.83, -53.32)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Blue-violet (color wheel) (#5d0f79)

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" #5d0f79 while the second is the "compliment" #2c770f.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Blue-violet (color wheel) (#5d0f79)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #5d0f79 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #2c770f.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Blue-violet (color wheel) (#5d0f79)

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-Blue-violet (color wheel) (#5d0f79)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Blue-violet (color wheel) (#5d0f79)

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.

Lighter shades of #5d0f79

Lighter shades are produced by blending #5d0f79 with white

Darker shades of #5d0f79

Darker shades are produced by blending #5d0f79 with black

Faux-Blue-violet (color wheel) (#5d0f79)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #5d0f79 with gray

Gradients including #5d0f79

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 #5d0f79 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#5d0f79 → #2c770f
#5d0f79 → #8d57a1
#5d0f79 → #ffffff
#5d0f79 → #770f61
#5d0f79 → #370948
#5d0f79 → #250f77

How #5d0f79 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #5d0f79 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 #5d0f79 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #5d0f79

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

#5d0f79might 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #5d0f79

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#5d0f79. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #5d0f79

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 #5d0f79
Java new Color(93, 15, 121);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 93, 15, 121);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:93 green:15 blue:121 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(93f, 15f, 121f);
Swift UIColor(red:93, green:15, blue:121, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $790f5d
Python Color('#5d0f79')

Base Conversions of hex color #5d0f79

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #5d0f79. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 6098809 while the individual RGB conversions are: 93, 15, 121.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01011101 00001111 01111001
Hex 5d 0f 79
Octal 135 17 171
Decimal 93 15 121

#5d0f79 Icons

If you're considering using #5d0f79 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Blue-violet (color wheel) (#5d0f79) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #5d0f79 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 #5d0f79 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #5d0f79 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #5d0f79 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #5d0f79 background.
This text is hex color #5d0f79 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #5d0f79 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #5d0f79 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #5d0f79 and white (#ffffff) background.