Faux-Old lavender (#746377) color information

The hexidecimal color, #746377, may be mistaken for "Old lavender" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "generic gray". When people spot this color, Old lavender (#746377), in marketing and promotions, 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 #746377

#746377 is made up of (116, 99, 119) in RGB colorspace and (2.52, 16.81, 0.00, 53.33) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 7627639 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #666666. White should be used ontop of #746377 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #746377. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #746377 luma #106.24
Websafe hex #666666 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(116, 99, 119) Adobe RGB (110.00, 99.00, 119.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(45%, 39%, 47%) Closest named color Old lavender
rgba rgba(116.0, 99.0, 119.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (37.42, 8.21, -7.83)
cmyk cmyk(2.52, 16.81, 0.00, 53.33) CIE-L*ab (44.23, 10.58, -9.84)
hsv hsv(285.00, 9.30, 43.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (44.23, 14.45, 317.08)
hsb hsb(285.00, 17.02, 47.00) CIE-L*uv (44.23, 7.30, -15.08)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Old lavender (#746377)

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" #746377 while the second is the "compliment" #687763.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Old lavender (#746377)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #746377 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #687763.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Old lavender (#746377)

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-Old lavender (#746377)

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-Old lavender (#746377)

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 #746377

Lighter shades are produced by blending #746377 with white

Darker shades of #746377

Darker shades are produced by blending #746377 with black

Faux-Old lavender (#746377)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #746377 with gray

Gradients including #746377

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 #746377 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#746377 → #687763
#746377 → #9d919f
#746377 → #ffffff
#746377 → #776372
#746377 → #453b47
#746377 → #686377

How #746377 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #746377 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 #746377 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #746377

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

#746377might 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 #746377

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#746377. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #746377

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 #746377
Java new Color(116, 99, 119);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 116, 99, 119);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:116 green:99 blue:119 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(116f, 99f, 119f);
Swift UIColor(red:116, green:99, blue:119, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $776374
Python Color('#746377')

Base Conversions of hex color #746377

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #746377. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 7627639 while the individual RGB conversions are: 116, 99, 119.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01110100 01100011 01110111
Hex 74 63 77
Octal 164 143 167
Decimal 116 99 119

Icons incorporating the color #746377

If you're considering using #746377 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #746377 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #746377 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 #746377 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #746377 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #746377 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #746377 background.
This text is hex color #746377 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #746377 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #746377 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #746377 and white (#ffffff) background.