Faux-Pansy purple (#770a4d) color information

#770a4d is the hex color code that is related to "Pansy purple" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "dark purple". When people from western culture see this color, Pansy purple (#770a4d), used in advertising materials, they may think of some of these attributes: having wisdom, anti-aging and not growing old, states of pure consciousness, luxurious, and finance and wealth. Shades of "dark purple". typically aren't associated with energy.

#770a4d Breakdown

#770a4d is made up of (119, 10, 77) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 91.60, 35.29, 53.33) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 7801421 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #660066. White should be used ontop of #770a4d to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #770a4d. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #770a4d luma #50.15
Websafe hex #660066 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(119, 10, 77) Adobe RGB (101.00, 31.00, 74.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(47%, 4%, 30%) Closest named color Pansy purple
rgba rgba(119.0, 10.0, 77.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (22.36, 34.45, -4.28)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 91.60, 35.29, 53.33) CIE-L*ab (26.73, 43.70, -6.44)
hsv hsv(323.72, 84.31, 25.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (26.73, 44.17, 351.62)
hsb hsb(323.72, 91.49, 47.00) CIE-L*uv (26.73, 50.40, -13.82)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Pansy purple (#770a4d)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #770a4d and the second color is called the "compliment" #0a7734.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Pansy purple (#770a4d)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #770a4d is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #0a7734.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Pansy purple (#770a4d)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Pansy purple (#770a4d)

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

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Pansy purple (#770a4d)

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.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter shades of #770a4d

Lighter shades of #770a4d can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Pansy purple (#770a4d)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #770a4d with black

Tones of #770a4d

When you combine pure gray with this color, #770a4d, tones are produced.

Gradients including #770a4d

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 #770a4d as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#770a4d → #0a7734
#770a4d → #9f5382
#770a4d → #ffffff
#770a4d → #770a16
#770a4d → #47062e
#770a4d → #6b0a77

#770a4d in different lighting conditions

Seeing #770a4d 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 #770a4d could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#770a4d 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.

#770a4dmight 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 #770a4d

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#770a4d. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #770a4d

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 #770a4d
Java new Color(119, 10, 77);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 119, 10, 77);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:119 green:10 blue:77 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(119f, 10f, 77f);
Swift UIColor(red:119, green:10, blue:77, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $4d0a77
Python Color('#770a4d')

Base Conversions of hex color #770a4d

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #770a4d. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 7801421 while the individual RGB conversions are: 119, 10, 77.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01110111 00001010 01001101
Hex 77 0a 4d
Octal 167 12 115
Decimal 119 10 77

Icons incorporating the color #770a4d

If you're considering using #770a4d in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #770a4d on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #770a4d 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 #770a4d on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #770a4d on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #770a4d background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #770a4d background.
This text is hex color #770a4d on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #770a4d on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #770a4d and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #770a4d and white (#ffffff) background.