Faux-Vivid mulberry (#bc00eb) color information

The hexidecimal color, #bc00eb, is close to the color named "Vivid mulberry" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "dark pink". When people spot this color, Vivid mulberry (#bc00eb), in advertisements, the following may come to mind: love, romance, soft or fluffy, femininity, and health care. Colors labeled as "dark pink" are rarely tied to transportation and cars.

Breakdown of #bc00eb

#bc00eb is made up of (188, 0, 235) in RGB colorspace and (20.00, 100.00, 0.00, 7.84) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12321003 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc00ff. White should be used ontop of #bc00eb to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #bc00eb. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #bc00eb luma #82.77
Websafe hex #cc00ff Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(188, 0, 235) Adobe RGB (161.00, 19.00, 230.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(74%, 0%, 92%) Closest named color Vivid mulberry
rgba rgba(188.0, 0.0, 235.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (41.23, 87.27, -91.82)
cmyk cmyk(20.00, 100.00, 0.00, 7.84) CIE-L*ab (48.26, 84.78, -69.68)
hsv hsv(288.26, 100.00, 46.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (48.26, 109.74, 320.58)
hsb hsb(288.26, 100.00, 92.00) CIE-L*uv (48.26, 46.02, -113.05)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Vivid mulberry (#bc00eb)

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" #bc00eb and the second color is called the "compliment" #2eea00.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Vivid mulberry (#bc00eb)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #bc00eb is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #2eea00.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Vivid mulberry (#bc00eb)

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

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Vivid mulberry (#bc00eb)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Vivid mulberry (#bc00eb)

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.

Lighter shades of #bc00eb

Lighter shades are produced by blending #bc00eb with white

Darker shades of #bc00eb

Darker shades are produced by blending #bc00eb with black

Tones of #bc00eb

Tones are produced by blending #bc00eb with gray

Gradients including #bc00eb

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 #bc00eb as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#bc00eb → #2eea00
#bc00eb → #d04cf1
#bc00eb → #ffffff
#bc00eb → #ea00a4
#bc00eb → #70008d
#bc00eb → #4600ea

How #bc00eb looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #bc00eb 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 #bc00eb could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #bc00eb

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

#bc00ebmight 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 #bc00eb

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#bc00eb. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #bc00eb

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 #bc00eb
Java new Color(188, 0, 235);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 188, 0, 235);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:188 green:0 blue:235 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(188f, 0f, 235f);
Swift UIColor(red:188, green:0, blue:235, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $eb00bc
Python Color('#bc00eb')

Base Conversions of hex color #bc00eb

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #bc00eb. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12321003 while the individual RGB conversions are: 188, 0, 235.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10111100 00000000 11101011
Hex bc 00 eb
Octal 274 0 353
Decimal 188 0 235

#bc00eb Icons

If you're considering using #bc00eb in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Vivid mulberry (#bc00eb) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #bc00eb 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 #bc00eb on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #bc00eb on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #bc00eb background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #bc00eb background.
This text is hex color #bc00eb on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #bc00eb on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #bc00eb and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #bc00eb and white (#ffffff) background.