Faux-Lavender indigo (#b04cff) color information

Hex color #b04cff should not to be confused with "Lavender indigo" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "light blue". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Lavender indigo (#b04cff), in designs, they might associate it with serenity, appetite-curbing, a sense of security or trust, health care, and maturity. Colors labeled as "light blue" are rarely tied to food and restaurants.

Breakdown of Faux-Lavender indigo (#b04cff)

#b04cff is made up of (176, 76, 255) in RGB colorspace and (30.98, 70.20, 0.00, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11554047 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #9933ff. White should be used ontop of #b04cff to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b04cff. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b04cff luma #126.05
Websafe hex #9933ff Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(176, 76, 255) Adobe RGB (156.00, 79.00, 251.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(69%, 30%, 100%) Closest named color Lavender indigo
rgba rgba(176.0, 76.0, 255.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (46.90, 69.94, -95.88)
cmyk cmyk(30.98, 70.20, 0.00, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (54.03, 69.71, -71.71)
hsv hsv(273.43, 100.00, 65.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (54.03, 100.01, 314.19)
hsb hsb(273.43, 70.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (54.03, 27.06, -118.23)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Lavender indigo (#b04cff)

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" #b04cff while the second is the "compliment" #9cff4c.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Lavender indigo (#b04cff)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #b04cff is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #9cff4c.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Lavender indigo (#b04cff)

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-Lavender indigo (#b04cff)

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-Lavender indigo (#b04cff)

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 shades of #b04cff

When you combine pure white with this color, #b04cff, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #b04cff

Darker shades are produced by blending #b04cff with black

Faux-Lavender indigo (#b04cff)'s Tones

Tones of #b04cff can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #b04cff

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 #b04cff as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b04cff → #9cff4c
#b04cff → #c781ff
#b04cff → #ffffff
#b04cff → #ff4cf6
#b04cff → #692d99
#b04cff → #554cff

Faux-Lavender indigo (#b04cff) in different environments

Seeing #b04cff 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 #b04cff could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Lavender indigo (#b04cff)

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

#b04cffmight 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 #b04cff

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#b04cff. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #b04cff

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 #b04cff
Java new Color(176, 76, 255);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 176, 76, 255);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:176 green:76 blue:255 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(176f, 76f, 255f);
Swift UIColor(red:176, green:76, blue:255, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $ff4cb0
Python Color('#b04cff')

Base Conversions of hex color #b04cff

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b04cff. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11554047 while the individual RGB conversions are: 176, 76, 255.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110000 01001100 11111111
Hex b0 4c ff
Octal 260 114 377
Decimal 176 76 255

#b04cff Icons

If you're considering using #b04cff in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Lavender indigo (#b04cff) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #b04cff 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 #b04cff on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b04cff on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #b04cff background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b04cff background.
This text is hex color #b04cff on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #b04cff on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b04cff and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b04cff and white (#ffffff) background.