Faux-Deep magenta (#c100bd) color information

The hexidecimal color, #c100bd, almost matches the color named "Deep magenta" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "dark pink". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Deep magenta (#c100bd), in advertisements, the following may come to mind: warmth, being nurtured, soft or fluffy, limiting, and energy. Shades of "dark pink". typically aren't associated with transportation and cars.

Breakdown of #c100bd

#c100bd is made up of (193, 0, 189) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 100.00, 2.07, 24.31) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12648637 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc00cc. White should be used ontop of #c100bd to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #c100bd. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #c100bd luma #79.06
Websafe hex #cc00cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(193, 0, 189) Adobe RGB (164.00, 12.00, 183.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(76%, 0%, 74%) Closest named color Deep magenta
rgba rgba(193.0, 0.0, 189.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (38.73, 78.39, -51.93)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 100.00, 2.07, 24.31) CIE-L*ab (45.63, 78.51, -47.00)
hsv hsv(301.58, 100.00, 38.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (45.63, 91.50, 329.09)
hsb hsb(301.58, 100.00, 76.00) CIE-L*uv (45.63, 65.17, -79.11)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Deep magenta (#c100bd)

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" #c100bd and the second color is called the "compliment" #00c103.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Deep magenta (#c100bd)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #c100bd is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #00c103.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Deep magenta (#c100bd)

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

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Deep magenta (#c100bd)

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-Deep magenta (#c100bd)

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-Deep magenta (#c100bd)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #c100bd with white

Darker variations of #c100bd

When you combine pure black with this color, #c100bd, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #c100bd

Tones of #c100bd can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#c100bd 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 #c100bd as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#c100bd → #00c103
#c100bd → #d34cd0
#c100bd → #ffffff
#c100bd → #c1005d
#c100bd → #730071
#c100bd → #6400c1

Faux-Deep magenta (#c100bd) in different environments

Seeing #c100bd 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 #c100bd could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #c100bd

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

#c100bdmight 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-Deep magenta (#c100bd)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#c100bd. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#c100bd 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 #c100bd
Java new Color(193, 0, 189);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 193, 0, 189);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:193 green:0 blue:189 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(193f, 0f, 189f);
Swift UIColor(red:193, green:0, blue:189, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $bd00c1
Python Color('#c100bd')

Base Conversions of hex color #c100bd

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #c100bd. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12648637 while the individual RGB conversions are: 193, 0, 189.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11000001 00000000 10111101
Hex c1 00 bd
Octal 301 0 275
Decimal 193 0 189

Icons incorporating the color #c100bd

If you're considering using #c100bd in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #c100bd on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #c100bd 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 #c100bd on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #c100bd on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #c100bd background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #c100bd background.
This text is hex color #c100bd on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #c100bd on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #c100bd and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #c100bd and white (#ffffff) background.