Faux-Purpureus (#9245ab) color information

#9245ab is the hex color code that is related to "Purpureus" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "dark pink". When people from western culture see this color, Purpureus (#9245ab), used in advertisements, they may think of some of these attributes: something sweet, romance, pretty, women, and health care. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for finance. Yo and McDonald’s use this color in their branding.

Breakdown of #9245ab

#9245ab is made up of (146, 69, 171) in RGB colorspace and (14.62, 59.65, 0.00, 32.94) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 9586091 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #993399. White should be used ontop of #9245ab to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #9245ab. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #9245ab luma #103.48
Websafe hex #993399 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(146, 69, 171) Adobe RGB (127.00, 69.00, 167.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(57%, 27%, 67%) Closest named color Purpureus
rgba rgba(146.0, 69.0, 171.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (36.06, 43.47, -44.13)
cmyk cmyk(14.62, 59.65, 0.00, 32.94) CIE-L*ab (42.76, 48.98, -41.92)
hsv hsv(285.00, 42.55, 47.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (42.76, 64.47, 319.44)
hsb hsb(285.00, 59.70, 67.00) CIE-L*uv (42.76, 29.00, -66.78)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Purpureus (#9245ab)

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" #9245ab while the second is the "compliment" #5eaa44.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Purpureus (#9245ab)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #9245ab is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #5eaa44.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Purpureus (#9245ab)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Purpureus (#9245ab)

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-Purpureus (#9245ab)

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.

Faux-Purpureus (#9245ab)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #9245ab with white

Darker variations of #9245ab

When you combine pure black with this color, #9245ab, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Purpureus (#9245ab)'s Tones

Tones of #9245ab can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#9245ab 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 #9245ab as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#9245ab → #5eaa44
#9245ab → #b27cc4
#9245ab → #ffffff
#9245ab → #aa4491
#9245ab → #572966
#9245ab → #5e44aa

Faux-Purpureus (#9245ab) in different environments

Seeing #9245ab 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 #9245ab could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #9245ab

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

#9245abmight 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-Purpureus (#9245ab)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#9245ab. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.


#9245ab 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 #9245ab
Java new Color(146, 69, 171);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 146, 69, 171);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:146 green:69 blue:171 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(146f, 69f, 171f);
Swift UIColor(red:146, green:69, blue:171, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $ab4592
Python Color('#9245ab')

Base Conversions of hex color #9245ab

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #9245ab. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 9586091 while the individual RGB conversions are: 146, 69, 171.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10010010 01000101 10101011
Hex 92 45 ab
Octal 222 105 253
Decimal 146 69 171

#9245ab Icons

If you're considering using #9245ab in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Purpureus (#9245ab) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #9245ab 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 #9245ab on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #9245ab on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #9245ab background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #9245ab background.
This text is hex color #9245ab on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #9245ab on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #9245ab and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #9245ab and white (#ffffff) background.