Faux-Byzantine (#bf2d9d) color information

Hex color #bf2d9d is close to the color named "Byzantine" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "dark pink". When people spot this color, Byzantine (#bf2d9d), in brand logos, they might associate it with love, youth, fun and playful, femininity, and the home. Shades of "dark pink". typically aren't associated with technology.

Breakdown of Faux-Byzantine (#bf2d9d)

#bf2d9d is made up of (191, 45, 157) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 76.44, 17.80, 25.10) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12529053 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc3399. White should be used ontop of #bf2d9d to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #bf2d9d. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #bf2d9d luma #101.27
Websafe hex #cc3399 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(191, 45, 157) Adobe RGB (165.00, 54.00, 154.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(75%, 18%, 62%) Closest named color Byzantine
rgba rgba(191.0, 45.0, 157.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (40.00, 62.53, -25.52)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 76.44, 17.80, 25.10) CIE-L*ab (46.97, 65.17, -27.11)
hsv hsv(313.68, 61.29, 46.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (46.97, 70.58, 337.41)
hsb hsb(313.68, 76.00, 75.00) CIE-L*uv (46.97, 70.12, -48.97)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Byzantine (#bf2d9d)

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" #bf2d9d and the second color is called the "compliment" #2dbf4d.

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-Byzantine (#bf2d9d)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #bf2d9d is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #2dbf4d.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Byzantine (#bf2d9d)

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-Byzantine (#bf2d9d)

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-Byzantine (#bf2d9d)

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 variations of #bf2d9d

When you combine pure white with this color, #bf2d9d, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #bf2d9d

Darker shades of #bf2d9d can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #bf2d9d

Tones are produced by blending #bf2d9d with gray

Faux-Byzantine (#bf2d9d) 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 #bf2d9d as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#bf2d9d → #2dbf4d
#bf2d9d → #d26cba
#bf2d9d → #ffffff
#bf2d9d → #bf2d57
#bf2d9d → #721b5e
#bf2d9d → #962dbf

How #bf2d9d looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #bf2d9d 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 #bf2d9d could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Byzantine (#bf2d9d)

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

#bf2d9dmight 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.

#bf2d9d popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#bf2d9d. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#bf2d9d in coding

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 #bf2d9d
Java new Color(191, 45, 157);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 191, 45, 157);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:191 green:45 blue:157 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(191f, 45f, 157f);
Swift UIColor(red:191, green:45, blue:157, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $9d2dbf
Python Color('#bf2d9d')

Base Conversions of hex color #bf2d9d

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #bf2d9d. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12529053 while the individual RGB conversions are: 191, 45, 157.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10111111 00101101 10011101
Hex bf 2d 9d
Octal 277 55 235
Decimal 191 45 157

Icons incorporating the color #bf2d9d

If you're considering using #bf2d9d in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #bf2d9d on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #bf2d9d 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 #bf2d9d on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #bf2d9d on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #bf2d9d background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #bf2d9d background.
This text is hex color #bf2d9d on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #bf2d9d on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #bf2d9d and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #bf2d9d and white (#ffffff) background.