Faux-Medium red-violet (#b83c82) color information

#b83c82 is the hex color code that greatly resembles "Medium red-violet" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "dark pink". When people from western culture see this color, Medium red-violet (#b83c82), used in advertisements, they may think of some of these attributes: something sweet, romance, pretty, women, and health care. This color isn't popular for finance. Unity uses this color in their branding.

Breakdown of #b83c82

#b83c82 is made up of (184, 60, 130) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 67.39, 29.35, 27.84) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12074114 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc3399. White should be used ontop of #b83c82 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b83c82. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b83c82 luma #104.93
Websafe hex #cc3399 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(184, 60, 130) Adobe RGB (157.00, 64.00, 128.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(72%, 24%, 51%) Closest named color Medium red-violet
rgba rgba(184.0, 60.0, 130.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (38.73, 50.30, -10.60)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 67.39, 29.35, 27.84) CIE-L*ab (45.63, 54.69, -12.85)
hsv hsv(326.25, 50.00, 48.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (45.63, 56.18, 346.78)
hsb hsb(326.25, 66.67, 72.00) CIE-L*uv (45.63, 68.60, -26.78)
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Medium red-violet (#b83c82)

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" #b83c82 while the second is the "compliment" #3db772.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Medium red-violet (#b83c82)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #b83c82 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #3db772.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Medium red-violet (#b83c82)

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-Medium red-violet (#b83c82)

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

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Medium red-violet (#b83c82)

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.

Faux-Medium red-violet (#b83c82)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #b83c82 with white

Darker variations of #b83c82

When you combine pure black with this color, #b83c82, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Medium red-violet (#b83c82)'s Tones

Tones of #b83c82 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#b83c82 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 #b83c82 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b83c82 → #3db772
#b83c82 → #cd76a7
#b83c82 → #ffffff
#b83c82 → #b73d45
#b83c82 → #6e244e
#b83c82 → #af3db7

Faux-Medium red-violet (#b83c82) in different environments

Seeing #b83c82 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 #b83c82 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #b83c82

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

#b83c82might 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-Medium red-violet (#b83c82)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#b83c82. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.


#b83c82 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 #b83c82
Java new Color(184, 60, 130);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 184, 60, 130);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:184 green:60 blue:130 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(184f, 60f, 130f);
Swift UIColor(red:184, green:60, blue:130, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $823cb8
Python Color('#b83c82')

Base Conversions of hex color #b83c82

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b83c82. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12074114 while the individual RGB conversions are: 184, 60, 130.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10111000 00111100 10000010
Hex b8 3c 82
Octal 270 74 202
Decimal 184 60 130

Icons incorporating the color #b83c82

If you're considering using #b83c82 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #b83c82 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #b83c82 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 #b83c82 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b83c82 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #b83c82 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b83c82 background.
This text is hex color #b83c82 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #b83c82 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b83c82 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b83c82 and white (#ffffff) background.