Faux-Purple (X11) (#9d1bfc) color information

#9d1bfc is the hex color code that may be mistaken for "Purple (X11)" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "light blue". When people spot this color, Purple (X11) (#9d1bfc), in brand logos, they may think of some of these attributes: water, offices, self-expression, energy, and being taken seriously. Colors labeled as "light blue" are rarely tied to cars.

#9d1bfc Breakdown

#9d1bfc is made up of (157, 27, 252) in RGB colorspace and (37.70, 89.29, 0.00, 1.18) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 10296316 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #9933ff. White should be used ontop of #9d1bfc to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #9d1bfc. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #9d1bfc luma #91.27
Websafe hex #9933ff Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(157, 27, 252) Adobe RGB (134.00, 32.00, 248.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(62%, 11%, 99%) Closest named color Purple (X11)
rgba rgba(157.0, 27.0, 252.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (38.73, 83.07, -123.47)
cmyk cmyk(37.70, 89.29, 0.00, 1.18) CIE-L*ab (45.63, 82.17, -84.17)
hsv hsv(274.77, 97.78, 55.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (45.63, 117.63, 314.31)
hsb hsb(274.77, 88.89, 99.00) CIE-L*uv (45.63, 23.51, -129.25)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Purple (X11) (#9d1bfc)

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" #9d1bfc while the second is the "compliment" #7dfc1c.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Purple (X11) (#9d1bfc)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #9d1bfc is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #7dfc1c.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Purple (X11) (#9d1bfc)

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-Purple (X11) (#9d1bfc)

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-Purple (X11) (#9d1bfc)

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-Purple (X11) (#9d1bfc)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #9d1bfc can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #9d1bfc

When you combine pure black with this color, #9d1bfc, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Purple (X11) (#9d1bfc)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #9d1bfc with gray

#9d1bfc 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 #9d1bfc as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#9d1bfc → #7dfc1c
#9d1bfc → #ba5ffc
#9d1bfc → #ffffff
#9d1bfc → #fc1ced
#9d1bfc → #5e1097
#9d1bfc → #2b1cfc

How #9d1bfc looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #9d1bfc 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 #9d1bfc could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#9d1bfc 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.

#9d1bfcmight 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-Purple (X11) (#9d1bfc)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#9d1bfc. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#9d1bfc 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 #9d1bfc
Java new Color(157, 27, 252);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 157, 27, 252);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:157 green:27 blue:252 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(157f, 27f, 252f);
Swift UIColor(red:157, green:27, blue:252, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $fc1b9d
Python Color('#9d1bfc')

Base Conversions of hex color #9d1bfc

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #9d1bfc. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 10296316 while the individual RGB conversions are: 157, 27, 252.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10011101 00011011 11111100
Hex 9d 1b fc
Octal 235 33 374
Decimal 157 27 252

#9d1bfc Icons

If you're considering using #9d1bfc in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Purple (X11) (#9d1bfc) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #9d1bfc 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 #9d1bfc on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #9d1bfc on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #9d1bfc background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #9d1bfc background.
This text is hex color #9d1bfc on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #9d1bfc on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #9d1bfc and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #9d1bfc and white (#ffffff) background.