Faux-Medium violet-red (#ba1c84) color information

#ba1c84 is the hex color code that is related to "Medium violet-red" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "dark pink". When people from western culture see this color, Medium violet-red (#ba1c84), used in advertising materials, they may think of some of these attributes: something sweet, romance, pretty, women, and health care. Colors labeled as "dark pink" are rarely tied to finance.

#ba1c84 Breakdown

#ba1c84 is made up of (186, 28, 132) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 84.95, 29.03, 27.06) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12196996 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc3399. White should be used ontop of #ba1c84 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ba1c84. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ba1c84 luma #86.97
Websafe hex #cc3399 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(186, 28, 132) Adobe RGB (160.00, 33.00, 128.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(73%, 11%, 52%) Closest named color Medium violet-red
rgba rgba(186.0, 28.0, 132.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (36.06, 63.59, -15.10)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 84.95, 29.03, 27.06) CIE-L*ab (42.76, 67.07, -17.80)
hsv hsv(320.32, 73.81, 42.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (42.76, 69.39, 345.14)
hsb hsb(320.32, 84.93, 73.00) CIE-L*uv (42.76, 82.38, -35.30)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Medium violet-red (#ba1c84)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #ba1c84 and the second color is called the "compliment" #1cba50.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Medium violet-red (#ba1c84)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #ba1c84 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #1cba50.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Medium violet-red (#ba1c84)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Medium violet-red (#ba1c84)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Medium violet-red (#ba1c84)

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.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter shades of #ba1c84

Lighter shades of #ba1c84 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Medium violet-red (#ba1c84)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #ba1c84 with black

Tones of #ba1c84

When you combine pure gray with this color, #ba1c84, tones are produced.

Gradients including #ba1c84

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 #ba1c84 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ba1c84 → #1cba50
#ba1c84 → #ce60a8
#ba1c84 → #ffffff
#ba1c84 → #ba1c36
#ba1c84 → #6f104f
#ba1c84 → #9f1cba

#ba1c84 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #ba1c84 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 #ba1c84 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#ba1c84 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.

#ba1c84might 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 #ba1c84

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#ba1c84. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #ba1c84

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 #ba1c84
Java new Color(186, 28, 132);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 186, 28, 132);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:186 green:28 blue:132 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(186f, 28f, 132f);
Swift UIColor(red:186, green:28, blue:132, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $841cba
Python Color('#ba1c84')

Base Conversions of hex color #ba1c84

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ba1c84. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12196996 while the individual RGB conversions are: 186, 28, 132.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10111010 00011100 10000100
Hex ba 1c 84
Octal 272 34 204
Decimal 186 28 132

#ba1c84 Icons

If you're considering using #ba1c84 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Medium violet-red (#ba1c84) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #ba1c84 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 #ba1c84 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ba1c84 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ba1c84 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ba1c84 background.
This text is hex color #ba1c84 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ba1c84 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ba1c84 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ba1c84 and white (#ffffff) background.