Faux-Purple (X11) (#ba33fe) color information

The hexidecimal color, #ba33fe, is very close to "Purple (X11)" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "light blue". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Purple (X11) (#ba33fe), in marketing and promotions, the following may come to mind: serenity, offices, human life, health care, and being taken seriously. Shades of "light blue". typically aren't associated with clothing.

Breakdown of #ba33fe

#ba33fe is made up of (186, 51, 254) in RGB colorspace and (26.77, 79.92, 0.00, 0.39) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12203006 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc33ff. White should be used ontop of #ba33fe to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ba33fe. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ba33fe luma #114.25
Websafe hex #cc33ff Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(186, 51, 254) Adobe RGB (163.00, 50.00, 250.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(73%, 20%, 100%) Closest named color Purple (X11)
rgba rgba(186.0, 51.0, 254.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (44.72, 85.11, -102.19)
cmyk cmyk(26.77, 79.92, 0.00, 0.39) CIE-L*ab (51.84, 82.29, -74.82)
hsv hsv(279.75, 100.00, 60.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (51.84, 111.22, 317.72)
hsb hsb(279.75, 80.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (51.84, 38.37, -122.45)
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Purple (X11) (#ba33fe)

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" #ba33fe while the second is the "compliment" #7aff33.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Purple (X11) (#ba33fe)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #ba33fe is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #7aff33.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Purple (X11) (#ba33fe)

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-Purple (X11) (#ba33fe)

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-Purple (X11) (#ba33fe)

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-Purple (X11) (#ba33fe)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #ba33fe with white

Darker variations of #ba33fe

When you combine pure black with this color, #ba33fe, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Purple (X11) (#ba33fe)'s Tones

Tones of #ba33fe can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#ba33fe 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 #ba33fe as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ba33fe → #7aff33
#ba33fe → #ce70fe
#ba33fe → #ffffff
#ba33fe → #ff33e0
#ba33fe → #6f1e98
#ba33fe → #5133ff

Faux-Purple (X11) (#ba33fe) in different environments

Seeing #ba33fe 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 #ba33fe could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #ba33fe

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

#ba33femight 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-Purple (X11) (#ba33fe)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#ba33fe. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#ba33fe 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 #ba33fe
Java new Color(186, 51, 254);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 186, 51, 254);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:186 green:51 blue:254 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(186f, 51f, 254f);
Swift UIColor(red:186, green:51, blue:254, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $fe33ba
Python Color('#ba33fe')

Base Conversions of hex color #ba33fe

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ba33fe. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12203006 while the individual RGB conversions are: 186, 51, 254.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10111010 00110011 11111110
Hex ba 33 fe
Octal 272 63 376
Decimal 186 51 254

Icons incorporating the color #ba33fe

If you're considering using #ba33fe in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #ba33fe on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #ba33fe 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 #ba33fe on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ba33fe on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ba33fe background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ba33fe background.
This text is hex color #ba33fe on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ba33fe on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ba33fe and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ba33fe and white (#ffffff) background.