Faux-Heliotrope magenta (#a70daf) color information

#a70daf is the hex color code that should not to be confused with "Heliotrope magenta" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "dark pink". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Heliotrope magenta (#a70daf), in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: warmth, youth, pretty, limiting, and the home. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for finance.

#a70daf Breakdown

#a70daf is made up of (167, 13, 175) in RGB colorspace and (4.57, 92.57, 0.00, 31.37) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 10948015 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #990099. White should be used ontop of #a70daf to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #a70daf. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #a70daf luma #77.34
Websafe hex #990099 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(167, 13, 175) Adobe RGB (144.00, 0.00, 171.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(65%, 5%, 69%) Closest named color Heliotrope magenta
rgba rgba(167.0, 13.0, 175.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (33.17, 74.06, -55.73)
cmyk cmyk(4.57, 92.57, 0.00, 31.37) CIE-L*ab (39.58, 76.46, -49.76)
hsv hsv(296.25, 86.49, 37.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (39.58, 91.23, 326.94)
hsb hsb(296.25, 92.75, 69.00) CIE-L*uv (39.58, 55.02, -79.27)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Heliotrope magenta (#a70daf)

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" #a70daf while the second is the "compliment" #17af0c.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Heliotrope magenta (#a70daf)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #a70daf is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #17af0c.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Heliotrope magenta (#a70daf)

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-Heliotrope magenta (#a70daf)

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-Heliotrope magenta (#a70daf)

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 #a70daf

Lighter shades of #a70daf can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #a70daf

Darker shades of #a70daf can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Heliotrope magenta (#a70daf)'s Tones

Tones of #a70daf can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Heliotrope magenta (#a70daf) 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 #a70daf as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#a70daf → #17af0c
#a70daf → #c155c7
#a70daf → #ffffff
#a70daf → #af0c69
#a70daf → #640769
#a70daf → #530caf

Faux-Heliotrope magenta (#a70daf) in different environments

Seeing #a70daf 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 #a70daf could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#a70daf 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.

#a70dafmight 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.

#a70daf 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#a70daf. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#a70daf 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 #a70daf
Java new Color(167, 13, 175);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 167, 13, 175);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:167 green:13 blue:175 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(167f, 13f, 175f);
Swift UIColor(red:167, green:13, blue:175, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $af0da7
Python Color('#a70daf')

Base Conversions of hex color #a70daf

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #a70daf. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 10948015 while the individual RGB conversions are: 167, 13, 175.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10100111 00001101 10101111
Hex a7 0d af
Octal 247 15 257
Decimal 167 13 175

#a70daf Icons

If you're considering using #a70daf in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Heliotrope magenta (#a70daf) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #a70daf 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 #a70daf on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #a70daf on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #a70daf background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #a70daf background.
This text is hex color #a70daf on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #a70daf on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #a70daf and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #a70daf and white (#ffffff) background.