Faux-Dark orchid (#903dd1) color information

#903dd1 is the hex color code that is a variation of "Dark orchid" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "light blue". When people spot this color, Dark orchid (#903dd1), in marketing and promotions, they may think of some of these attributes: water, offices, self-expression, energy, and being taken seriously. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for cars.

#903dd1 Breakdown

#903dd1 is made up of (144, 61, 209) in RGB colorspace and (31.10, 70.81, 0.00, 18.04) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 9453009 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #9933cc. White should be used ontop of #903dd1 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #903dd1. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #903dd1 luma #102.48
Websafe hex #9933cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(144, 61, 209) Adobe RGB (122.00, 69.00, 205.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(56%, 24%, 82%) Closest named color Dark orchid
rgba rgba(144.0, 61.0, 209.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (37.42, 51.82, -76.94)
cmyk cmyk(31.10, 70.81, 0.00, 18.04) CIE-L*ab (44.23, 56.40, -61.92)
hsv hsv(273.10, 61.70, 53.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (44.23, 83.76, 312.33)
hsb hsb(273.10, 70.73, 82.00) CIE-L*uv (44.23, 17.67, -96.80)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Dark orchid (#903dd1)

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" #903dd1 while the second is the "compliment" #7fd13d.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Dark orchid (#903dd1)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #903dd1 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #7fd13d.

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 (#903dd1)

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-Dark orchid (#903dd1)

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

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 (#903dd1)

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-Dark orchid (#903dd1)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #903dd1 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #903dd1

When you combine pure black with this color, #903dd1, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Dark orchid (#903dd1)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #903dd1 with gray

#903dd1 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 #903dd1 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#903dd1 → #7fd13d
#903dd1 → #b177de
#903dd1 → #ffffff
#903dd1 → #d13dc9
#903dd1 → #56247d
#903dd1 → #443dd1

How #903dd1 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #903dd1 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 #903dd1 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#903dd1 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.

#903dd1might 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-Dark orchid (#903dd1)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#903dd1. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#903dd1 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 #903dd1
Java new Color(144, 61, 209);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 144, 61, 209);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:144 green:61 blue:209 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(144f, 61f, 209f);
Swift UIColor(red:144, green:61, blue:209, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $d13d90
Python Color('#903dd1')

Base Conversions of hex color #903dd1

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #903dd1. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 9453009 while the individual RGB conversions are: 144, 61, 209.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10010000 00111101 11010001
Hex 90 3d d1
Octal 220 75 321
Decimal 144 61 209

#903dd1 Icons

If you're considering using #903dd1 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Dark orchid (#903dd1) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #903dd1 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 #903dd1 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #903dd1 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #903dd1 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #903dd1 background.
This text is hex color #903dd1 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #903dd1 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #903dd1 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #903dd1 and white (#ffffff) background.