Faux-Blue-violet (#942de6) color information

#942de6 is the hex color code that is very close to "Blue-violet" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "light blue". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Blue-violet (#942de6), in advertisements, they may think of some of these attributes: serenity, coldness, self-expression, health care, and widely-used. Shades of "light blue". typically aren't associated with cars.

#942de6 Breakdown

#942de6 is made up of (148, 45, 230) in RGB colorspace and (35.65, 80.43, 0.00, 9.80) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 9711078 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #9933ff. White should be used ontop of #942de6 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #942de6. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #942de6 luma #96.66
Websafe hex #9933ff Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(148, 45, 230) Adobe RGB (125.00, 54.00, 225.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(58%, 18%, 90%) Closest named color Blue-violet
rgba rgba(148.0, 45.0, 230.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (37.42, 66.36, -99.98)
cmyk cmyk(35.65, 80.43, 0.00, 9.80) CIE-L*ab (44.23, 69.06, -73.56)
hsv hsv(273.33, 78.26, 54.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (44.23, 100.90, 313.19)
hsb hsb(273.33, 80.00, 90.00) CIE-L*uv (44.23, 19.79, -113.49)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Blue-violet (#942de6)

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" #942de6 while the second is the "compliment" #80e52d.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Blue-violet (#942de6)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #942de6 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #80e52d.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Blue-violet (#942de6)

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-Blue-violet (#942de6)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Blue-violet (#942de6)

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.

Lighter variations of #942de6

Lighter shades of #942de6 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #942de6

Darker shades of #942de6 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Blue-violet (#942de6)'s Tones

Tones of #942de6 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Blue-violet (#942de6) 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 #942de6 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#942de6 → #80e52d
#942de6 → #b46ced
#942de6 → #ffffff
#942de6 → #e52ddc
#942de6 → #581b8a
#942de6 → #372de5

Faux-Blue-violet (#942de6) in different environments

Seeing #942de6 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 #942de6 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#942de6 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.

#942de6might 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.

#942de6 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#942de6. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#942de6 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 #942de6
Java new Color(148, 45, 230);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 148, 45, 230);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:148 green:45 blue:230 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(148f, 45f, 230f);
Swift UIColor(red:148, green:45, blue:230, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $e62d94
Python Color('#942de6')

Base Conversions of hex color #942de6

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #942de6. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 9711078 while the individual RGB conversions are: 148, 45, 230.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10010100 00101101 11100110
Hex 94 2d e6
Octal 224 55 346
Decimal 148 45 230

Icons incorporating the color #942de6

If you're considering using #942de6 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #942de6 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #942de6 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 #942de6 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #942de6 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #942de6 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #942de6 background.
This text is hex color #942de6 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #942de6 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #942de6 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #942de6 and white (#ffffff) background.