Blue-violet (Crayola) (#7366bd) color information

The hexidecimal color, #7366bd, is synonymous with "Blue-violet (Crayola)". This color is described as "generic gray". When people spot this color, Blue-violet (Crayola) (#7366bd), in advertising materials, the following may come to mind: being transparent, glamorous, graceful, technology, and accessibility. Shades of "generic gray". typically aren't associated with agriculture.

Breakdown of #7366bd

#7366bd is made up of (115, 102, 189) in RGB colorspace and (39.15, 46.03, 0.00, 25.88) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 7562941 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #6666cc. White should be used ontop of #7366bd to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #7366bd. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #7366bd luma #115.62
Websafe hex #6666cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(115, 102, 189) Adobe RGB (111.00, 103.00, 184.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(45%, 40%, 74%) Closest named color Blue-violet (Crayola)
rgba rgba(115.0, 102.0, 189.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (41.23, 21.30, -47.02)
cmyk cmyk(39.15, 46.03, 0.00, 25.88) CIE-L*ab (48.26, 25.29, -43.51)
hsv hsv(248.82, 39.53, 57.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (48.26, 50.33, 300.17)
hsb hsb(248.82, 45.95, 74.00) CIE-L*uv (48.26, -0.41, -68.50)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Blue-violet (Crayola) (#7366bd)

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" #7366bd while the second is the "compliment" #b1bc65.

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

Split Compliments of #Blue-violet (Crayola) (#7366bd)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #7366bd is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #b1bc65.

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

Triadic Colors of Blue-violet (Crayola) (#7366bd)

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 Blue-violet (Crayola) (#7366bd)

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 Blue-violet (Crayola) (#7366bd)

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 #7366bd

Lighter shades are produced by blending #7366bd with white

Darker shades of #7366bd

Darker shades are produced by blending #7366bd with black

Blue-violet (Crayola) (#7366bd)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #7366bd with gray

Gradients including #7366bd

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 #7366bd as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#7366bd → #b1bc65
#7366bd → #9d93d0
#7366bd → #ffffff
#7366bd → #9c65bc
#7366bd → #453d71
#7366bd → #6585bc

How #7366bd looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #7366bd 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 #7366bd could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #7366bd

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

#7366bdmight 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 #7366bd

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#7366bd. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #7366bd

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 #7366bd
Java new Color(115, 102, 189);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 115, 102, 189);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:115 green:102 blue:189 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(115f, 102f, 189f);
Swift UIColor(red:115, green:102, blue:189, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $bd6673
Python Color('#7366bd')

Base Conversions of hex color #7366bd

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #7366bd. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 7562941 while the individual RGB conversions are: 115, 102, 189.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01110011 01100110 10111101
Hex 73 66 bd
Octal 163 146 275
Decimal 115 102 189

Icons incorporating the color #7366bd

If you're considering using #7366bd in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #7366bd on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #7366bd 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 #7366bd on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #7366bd on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #7366bd background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #7366bd background.
This text is hex color #7366bd on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #7366bd on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #7366bd and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #7366bd and white (#ffffff) background.