Faux-Dark orchid (#8933cc) color information

The hexidecimal color, #8933cc, should not to be confused with "Dark orchid" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "dark pink". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Dark orchid (#8933cc), in brand logos, the following may come to mind: warmth, being nurtured, soft or fluffy, limiting, and energy. Shades of "dark pink". typically aren't associated with transportation and cars. WhatsBroadcast is a brand that uses this color.

Breakdown of Faux-Dark orchid (#8933cc)

#8933cc is made up of (137, 51, 204) in RGB colorspace and (32.84, 75.00, 0.00, 20.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 8991692 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #9933cc. White should be used ontop of #8933cc to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #8933cc. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #8933cc luma #93.95
Websafe hex #9933cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(137, 51, 204) Adobe RGB (123.00, 49.00, 199.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(54%, 20%, 80%) Closest named color Dark orchid
rgba rgba(137.0, 51.0, 204.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (34.64, 60.69, -79.86)
cmyk cmyk(32.84, 75.00, 0.00, 20.00) CIE-L*ab (41.22, 64.96, -63.48)
hsv hsv(274.00, 60.00, 50.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (41.22, 90.83, 315.66)
hsb hsb(274.00, 75.00, 80.00) CIE-L*uv (41.22, 24.75, -97.44)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark orchid (#8933cc)

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" #8933cc and the second color is called the "compliment" #75cc33.

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-Dark orchid (#8933cc)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #8933cc is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #75cc33.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Dark orchid (#8933cc)

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-Dark orchid (#8933cc)

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-Dark orchid (#8933cc)

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 variations of #8933cc

When you combine pure white with this color, #8933cc, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #8933cc

Darker shades of #8933cc can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #8933cc

Tones are produced by blending #8933cc with gray

Faux-Dark orchid (#8933cc) 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 #8933cc as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#8933cc → #75cc33
#8933cc → #ac70db
#8933cc → #ffffff
#8933cc → #cc33c1
#8933cc → #521e7a
#8933cc → #3d33cc

How #8933cc looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #8933cc 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 #8933cc could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Dark orchid (#8933cc)

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

#8933ccmight 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.

#8933cc 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#8933cc. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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#8933cc 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 #8933cc
Java new Color(137, 51, 204);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 137, 51, 204);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:137 green:51 blue:204 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(137f, 51f, 204f);
Swift UIColor(red:137, green:51, blue:204, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $cc3389
Python Color('#8933cc')

Base Conversions of hex color #8933cc

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #8933cc. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 8991692 while the individual RGB conversions are: 137, 51, 204.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10001001 00110011 11001100
Hex 89 33 cc
Octal 211 63 314
Decimal 137 51 204

Icons incorporating the color #8933cc

If you're considering using #8933cc in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #8933cc on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #8933cc 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 #8933cc on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #8933cc on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #8933cc background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #8933cc background.
This text is hex color #8933cc on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #8933cc on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #8933cc and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #8933cc and white (#ffffff) background.