Faux-Vivid mulberry (#af00f0) color information

The hexidecimal color, #af00f0, is close to the color named "Vivid mulberry" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "dark pink". When people spot this color, Vivid mulberry (#af00f0), in media, the following may come to mind: love, romance, soft or fluffy, femininity, and health care. Shades of "dark pink". typically aren't associated with transportation and cars.

Breakdown of #af00f0

#af00f0 is made up of (175, 0, 240) in RGB colorspace and (27.08, 100.00, 0.00, 5.88) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11469040 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #9900ff. White should be used ontop of #af00f0 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #af00f0. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #af00f0 luma #79.45
Websafe hex #9900ff Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(175, 0, 240) Adobe RGB (153.00, 0.00, 234.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(69%, 0%, 94%) Closest named color Vivid mulberry
rgba rgba(175.0, 0.0, 240.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (38.73, 92.44, -105.98)
cmyk cmyk(27.08, 100.00, 0.00, 5.88) CIE-L*ab (45.63, 89.27, -76.43)
hsv hsv(284.04, 100.00, 47.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (45.63, 117.52, 319.43)
hsb hsb(284.04, 100.00, 94.00) CIE-L*uv (45.63, 41.45, -120.18)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Vivid mulberry (#af00f0)

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" #af00f0 while the second is the "compliment" #3fef00.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Vivid mulberry (#af00f0)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #af00f0 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #3fef00.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Vivid mulberry (#af00f0)

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-Vivid mulberry (#af00f0)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Vivid mulberry (#af00f0)

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.

Lighter shades of #af00f0

Lighter shades are produced by blending #af00f0 with white

Darker shades of #af00f0

Darker shades are produced by blending #af00f0 with black

Faux-Vivid mulberry (#af00f0)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #af00f0 with gray

Gradients including #af00f0

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 #af00f0 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#af00f0 → #3fef00
#af00f0 → #c74cf4
#af00f0 → #ffffff
#af00f0 → #ef00b7
#af00f0 → #690090
#af00f0 → #3700ef

How #af00f0 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #af00f0 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 #af00f0 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #af00f0

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

#af00f0might 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #af00f0

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#af00f0. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #af00f0

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 #af00f0
Java new Color(175, 0, 240);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 175, 0, 240);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:175 green:0 blue:240 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(175f, 0f, 240f);
Swift UIColor(red:175, green:0, blue:240, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f000af
Python Color('#af00f0')

Base Conversions of hex color #af00f0

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #af00f0. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11469040 while the individual RGB conversions are: 175, 0, 240.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10101111 00000000 11110000
Hex af 00 f0
Octal 257 0 360
Decimal 175 0 240

Icons incorporating the color #af00f0

If you're considering using #af00f0 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #af00f0 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #af00f0 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 #af00f0 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #af00f0 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #af00f0 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #af00f0 background.
This text is hex color #af00f0 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #af00f0 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #af00f0 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #af00f0 and white (#ffffff) background.