Faux-Blue-violet (#8719dc) color information

The hexidecimal color, #8719dc, is a variation of "Blue-violet" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "generic purple". When people spot this color, Blue-violet (#8719dc), in advertisements, the following may come to mind: being successful, anti-aging and not growing old, their spiritual life, cutting-edge, and finance and wealth. Shades of "generic purple". typically aren't associated with agriculture.

Breakdown of #8719dc

#8719dc is made up of (135, 25, 220) in RGB colorspace and (38.64, 88.64, 0.00, 13.73) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 8853980 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #9900cc. White should be used ontop of #8719dc to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #8719dc. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #8719dc luma #79.90
Websafe hex #9900cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(135, 25, 220) Adobe RGB (115.00, 34.00, 214.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(53%, 10%, 86%) Closest named color Blue-violet
rgba rgba(135.0, 25.0, 220.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (33.17, 68.59, -104.00)
cmyk cmyk(38.64, 88.64, 0.00, 13.73) CIE-L*ab (39.58, 72.01, -75.13)
hsv hsv(273.95, 79.17, 48.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (39.58, 104.07, 313.79)
hsb hsb(273.95, 88.37, 86.00) CIE-L*uv (39.58, 18.96, -111.03)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Blue-violet (#8719dc)

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" #8719dc while the second is the "compliment" #70db19.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Blue-violet (#8719dc)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #8719dc is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #70db19.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Blue-violet (#8719dc)

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-Blue-violet (#8719dc)

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-Blue-violet (#8719dc)

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 #8719dc

Lighter shades are produced by blending #8719dc with white

Darker shades of #8719dc

Darker shades are produced by blending #8719dc with black

Faux-Blue-violet (#8719dc)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #8719dc with gray

Gradients including #8719dc

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 #8719dc as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#8719dc → #70db19
#8719dc → #ab5ee6
#8719dc → #ffffff
#8719dc → #db19d1
#8719dc → #510f84
#8719dc → #2319db

How #8719dc looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #8719dc 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 #8719dc could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #8719dc

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

#8719dcmight 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 #8719dc

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#8719dc. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #8719dc

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 #8719dc
Java new Color(135, 25, 220);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 135, 25, 220);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:135 green:25 blue:220 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(135f, 25f, 220f);
Swift UIColor(red:135, green:25, blue:220, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $dc1987
Python Color('#8719dc')

Base Conversions of hex color #8719dc

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #8719dc. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 8853980 while the individual RGB conversions are: 135, 25, 220.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10000111 00011001 11011100
Hex 87 19 dc
Octal 207 31 334
Decimal 135 25 220

Icons incorporating the color #8719dc

If you're considering using #8719dc in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #8719dc on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #8719dc 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 #8719dc on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #8719dc on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #8719dc background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #8719dc background.
This text is hex color #8719dc on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #8719dc on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #8719dc and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #8719dc and white (#ffffff) background.