Bright lavender (#bf94e4) color information

#bf94e4 is the hex color code that can simply be referred to as "Bright lavender". It's labeled as "light purple". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Bright lavender (#bf94e4), in marketing and promotions, they might associate it with signs of royalty, anti-aging and not growing old, transcendence, slight femininity, and finance and wealth. Colors labeled as "light purple" are rarely tied to the home.

Breakdown of Bright lavender (#bf94e4)

#bf94e4 is made up of (191, 148, 228) in RGB colorspace and (16.23, 35.09, 0.00, 10.59) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12555492 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc99cc. White should be used ontop of #bf94e4 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #bf94e4. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #bf94e4 luma #169.75
Websafe hex #cc99cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(191, 148, 228) Adobe RGB (178.00, 147.00, 224.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(75%, 58%, 89%) Closest named color Bright lavender
rgba rgba(191.0, 148.0, 228.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (61.64, 29.07, -36.58)
cmyk cmyk(16.23, 35.09, 0.00, 10.59) CIE-L*ab (68.02, 30.41, -34.09)
hsv hsv(272.90, 58.49, 73.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (68.02, 45.68, 311.73)
hsb hsb(272.90, 34.83, 89.00) CIE-L*uv (68.02, 16.47, -58.35)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Bright lavender (#bf94e4)

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" #bf94e4 while the second is the "compliment" #b8e293.

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

Split Compliments of #Bright lavender (#bf94e4)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #bf94e4 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #b8e293.

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

Triadic Colors of Bright lavender (#bf94e4)

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 Bright lavender (#bf94e4)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Bright lavender (#bf94e4)

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.

Lighter shades of #bf94e4

When you combine pure white with this color, #bf94e4, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #bf94e4

Darker shades are produced by blending #bf94e4 with black

Bright lavender (#bf94e4)'s Tones

Tones of #bf94e4 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #bf94e4

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 #bf94e4 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#bf94e4 → #b8e293
#bf94e4 → #d2b4ec
#bf94e4 → #ffffff
#bf94e4 → #e293e0
#bf94e4 → #725888
#bf94e4 → #9693e2

Bright lavender (#bf94e4) in different environments

Seeing #bf94e4 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 #bf94e4 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Bright lavender (#bf94e4)

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

#bf94e4might 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 #bf94e4

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#bf94e4. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #bf94e4

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 #bf94e4
Java new Color(191, 148, 228);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 191, 148, 228);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:191 green:148 blue:228 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(191f, 148f, 228f);
Swift UIColor(red:191, green:148, blue:228, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $e494bf
Python Color('#bf94e4')

Base Conversions of hex color #bf94e4

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #bf94e4. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12555492 while the individual RGB conversions are: 191, 148, 228.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10111111 10010100 11100100
Hex bf 94 e4
Octal 277 224 344
Decimal 191 148 228

#bf94e4 Icons

If you're considering using #bf94e4 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Bright lavender (#bf94e4) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #bf94e4 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 #bf94e4 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #bf94e4 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #bf94e4 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #bf94e4 background.
This text is hex color #bf94e4 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #bf94e4 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #bf94e4 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #bf94e4 and white (#ffffff) background.