Faux-Heliotrope magenta (#b50fc1) color information

#b50fc1 is the hex color code that may be mistaken for "Heliotrope magenta" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "dark pink". When people spot this color, Heliotrope magenta (#b50fc1), in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: love, being nurtured, pretty, femininity, and energy. This color isn't popular for finance.

#b50fc1 Breakdown

#b50fc1 is made up of (181, 15, 193) in RGB colorspace and (6.22, 92.23, 0.00, 24.31) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11866049 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc00cc. White should be used ontop of #b50fc1 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b50fc1. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b50fc1 luma #84.73
Websafe hex #cc00cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(181, 15, 193) Adobe RGB (155.00, 19.00, 189.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(71%, 6%, 76%) Closest named color Heliotrope magenta
rgba rgba(181.0, 15.0, 193.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (37.42, 76.06, -60.48)
cmyk cmyk(6.22, 92.23, 0.00, 24.31) CIE-L*ab (44.23, 76.98, -52.48)
hsv hsv(295.71, 85.37, 41.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (44.23, 93.17, 325.72)
hsb hsb(295.71, 92.11, 76.00) CIE-L*uv (44.23, 55.11, -85.88)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Heliotrope magenta (#b50fc1)

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" #b50fc1 while the second is the "compliment" #1ec10f.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Heliotrope magenta (#b50fc1)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #b50fc1 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #1ec10f.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Heliotrope magenta (#b50fc1)

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-Heliotrope magenta (#b50fc1)

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-Heliotrope magenta (#b50fc1)

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-Heliotrope magenta (#b50fc1)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #b50fc1 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #b50fc1

When you combine pure black with this color, #b50fc1, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Heliotrope magenta (#b50fc1)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #b50fc1 with gray

#b50fc1 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 #b50fc1 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b50fc1 → #1ec10f
#b50fc1 → #cb57d3
#b50fc1 → #ffffff
#b50fc1 → #c10f77
#b50fc1 → #6c0973
#b50fc1 → #590fc1

How #b50fc1 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #b50fc1 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 #b50fc1 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#b50fc1 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.

#b50fc1might 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-Heliotrope magenta (#b50fc1)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#b50fc1. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#b50fc1 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 #b50fc1
Java new Color(181, 15, 193);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 181, 15, 193);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:181 green:15 blue:193 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(181f, 15f, 193f);
Swift UIColor(red:181, green:15, blue:193, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $c10fb5
Python Color('#b50fc1')

Base Conversions of hex color #b50fc1

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b50fc1. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11866049 while the individual RGB conversions are: 181, 15, 193.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110101 00001111 11000001
Hex b5 0f c1
Octal 265 17 301
Decimal 181 15 193

Icons incorporating the color #b50fc1

If you're considering using #b50fc1 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #b50fc1 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #b50fc1 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 #b50fc1 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b50fc1 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #b50fc1 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b50fc1 background.
This text is hex color #b50fc1 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #b50fc1 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b50fc1 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b50fc1 and white (#ffffff) background.