Faux-French violet (#7d11db) color information

#7d11db is the hex color code that is very close to "French violet" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "generic purple". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, French violet (#7d11db), in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: signs of royalty, sparks of creativity, states of pure consciousness, slight femininity, and health care. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for energy.

#7d11db Breakdown

#7d11db is made up of (125, 17, 219) in RGB colorspace and (42.92, 92.24, 0.00, 14.12) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 8196571 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #6600cc. White should be used ontop of #7d11db to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #7d11db. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #7d11db luma #72.10
Websafe hex #6600cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(125, 17, 219) Adobe RGB (104.00, 35.00, 214.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(49%, 7%, 86%) Closest named color French violet
rgba rgba(125.0, 17.0, 219.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (31.62, 65.92, -111.20)
cmyk cmyk(42.92, 92.24, 0.00, 14.12) CIE-L*ab (37.84, 70.19, -78.12)
hsv hsv(271.90, 84.95, 46.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (37.84, 105.02, 311.94)
hsb hsb(271.90, 91.86, 86.00) CIE-L*uv (37.84, 12.87, -112.33)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-French violet (#7d11db)

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" #7d11db and the second color is called the "compliment" #73db11.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-French violet (#7d11db)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #7d11db is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #73db11.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Triadic Colors of Faux-French violet (#7d11db)

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

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-French violet (#7d11db)

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

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-French violet (#7d11db)

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.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Lighter variations of #7d11db

Lighter shades of #7d11db can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #7d11db

Darker shades of #7d11db can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #7d11db

Tones of #7d11db can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-French violet (#7d11db) 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 #7d11db as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#7d11db → #73db11
#7d11db → #a458e5
#7d11db → #ffffff
#7d11db → #db11d7
#7d11db → #4b0a83
#7d11db → #1511db

Faux-French violet (#7d11db) in different environments

Seeing #7d11db 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 #7d11db could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#7d11db 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.

#7d11dbmight 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.

#7d11db popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#7d11db. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#7d11db in coding

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 #7d11db
Java new Color(125, 17, 219);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 125, 17, 219);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:125 green:17 blue:219 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(125f, 17f, 219f);
Swift UIColor(red:125, green:17, blue:219, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $db117d
Python Color('#7d11db')

Base Conversions of hex color #7d11db

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #7d11db. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 8196571 while the individual RGB conversions are: 125, 17, 219.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01111101 00010001 11011011
Hex 7d 11 db
Octal 175 21 333
Decimal 125 17 219

#7d11db Icons

If you're considering using #7d11db in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-French violet (#7d11db) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #7d11db 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 #7d11db on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #7d11db on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #7d11db background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #7d11db background.
This text is hex color #7d11db on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #7d11db on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #7d11db and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #7d11db and white (#ffffff) background.