Faux-Cadmium violet (#7d3f98) color information

The hexidecimal color, #7d3f98, is related to "Cadmium violet" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "dark pink". When people from western culture see this color, Cadmium violet (#7d3f98), used in advertising materials, the following may come to mind: something sweet, youth, soft or fluffy, women, and the home. Shades of "dark pink". typically aren't associated with transportation and cars. Aetna is a brand that uses this color.

#7d3f98 Breakdown

#7d3f98 is made up of (125, 63, 152) in RGB colorspace and (17.76, 58.55, 0.00, 40.39) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 8208280 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #663399. White should be used ontop of #7d3f98 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #7d3f98. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #7d3f98 luma #91.53
Websafe hex #663399 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(125, 63, 152) Adobe RGB (112.00, 63.00, 149.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(49%, 25%, 60%) Closest named color Cadmium violet
rgba rgba(125.0, 63.0, 152.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (31.62, 37.25, -39.16)
cmyk cmyk(17.76, 58.55, 0.00, 40.39) CIE-L*ab (37.84, 44.00, -38.74)
hsv hsv(281.14, 41.18, 42.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (37.84, 58.62, 318.64)
hsb hsb(281.14, 58.33, 60.00) CIE-L*uv (37.84, 24.24, -59.45)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Cadmium violet (#7d3f98)

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" #7d3f98 and the second color is called the "compliment" #5c993f.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Cadmium violet (#7d3f98)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #7d3f98 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #5c993f.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Cadmium violet (#7d3f98)

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

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Cadmium violet (#7d3f98)

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-Cadmium violet (#7d3f98)

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.

Faux-Cadmium violet (#7d3f98)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #7d3f98 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #7d3f98

When you combine pure black with this color, #7d3f98, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #7d3f98

Tones are produced by blending #7d3f98 with gray

#7d3f98 in 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 #7d3f98 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#7d3f98 → #5c993f
#7d3f98 → #a478b6
#7d3f98 → #ffffff
#7d3f98 → #993f88
#7d3f98 → #4b255b
#7d3f98 → #503f99

How #7d3f98 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #7d3f98 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 #7d3f98 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#7d3f98 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.

#7d3f98might 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.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Cadmium violet (#7d3f98)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#7d3f98. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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#7d3f98 in programming

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 #7d3f98
Java new Color(125, 63, 152);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 125, 63, 152);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:125 green:63 blue:152 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(125f, 63f, 152f);
Swift UIColor(red:125, green:63, blue:152, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $983f7d
Python Color('#7d3f98')

Base Conversions of hex color #7d3f98

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #7d3f98. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 8208280 while the individual RGB conversions are: 125, 63, 152.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01111101 00111111 10011000
Hex 7d 3f 98
Octal 175 77 230
Decimal 125 63 152

Icons incorporating the color #7d3f98

If you're considering using #7d3f98 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #7d3f98 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #7d3f98 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 #7d3f98 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #7d3f98 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #7d3f98 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #7d3f98 background.
This text is hex color #7d3f98 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #7d3f98 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #7d3f98 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #7d3f98 and white (#ffffff) background.