Faux-Byzantine (#c23b9d) color information

#c23b9d is the hex color code that is very close to "Byzantine" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "dark pink". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Byzantine (#c23b9d), in advertisements, they may think of some of these attributes: warmth, youth, pretty, limiting, and the home. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for finance.

#c23b9d Breakdown

#c23b9d is made up of (194, 59, 157) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 69.59, 19.07, 23.92) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12729245 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc3399. White should be used ontop of #c23b9d to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #c23b9d. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #c23b9d luma #110.38
Websafe hex #cc3399 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(194, 59, 157) Adobe RGB (168.00, 61.00, 154.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(76%, 23%, 62%) Closest named color Byzantine
rgba rgba(194.0, 59.0, 157.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (41.23, 60.88, -23.13)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 69.59, 19.07, 23.92) CIE-L*ab (48.26, 63.45, -24.89)
hsv hsv(315.85, 53.54, 49.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (48.26, 68.16, 338.58)
hsb hsb(315.85, 69.74, 76.00) CIE-L*uv (48.26, 70.42, -45.79)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Byzantine (#c23b9d)

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" #c23b9d and the second color is called the "compliment" #3ac15c.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Byzantine (#c23b9d)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #c23b9d is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #3ac15c.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Byzantine (#c23b9d)

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-Byzantine (#c23b9d)

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 Faux-Byzantine (#c23b9d)

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 variations of #c23b9d

Lighter shades of #c23b9d can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #c23b9d

Darker shades of #c23b9d can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #c23b9d

Tones of #c23b9d can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Byzantine (#c23b9d) 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 #c23b9d as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#c23b9d → #3ac15c
#c23b9d → #d475ba
#c23b9d → #ffffff
#c23b9d → #c13a5c
#c23b9d → #74235e
#c23b9d → #a03ac1

Faux-Byzantine (#c23b9d) in different environments

Seeing #c23b9d 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 #c23b9d could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#c23b9d popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

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

#c23b9dmight 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.

#c23b9d 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#c23b9d. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#c23b9d 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 #c23b9d
Java new Color(194, 59, 157);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 194, 59, 157);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:194 green:59 blue:157 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(194f, 59f, 157f);
Swift UIColor(red:194, green:59, blue:157, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $9d3bc2
Python Color('#c23b9d')

Base Conversions of hex color #c23b9d

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #c23b9d. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12729245 while the individual RGB conversions are: 194, 59, 157.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11000010 00111011 10011101
Hex c2 3b 9d
Octal 302 73 235
Decimal 194 59 157

#c23b9d Icons

If you're considering using #c23b9d in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Byzantine (#c23b9d) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #c23b9d 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 #c23b9d on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #c23b9d on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #c23b9d background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #c23b9d background.
This text is hex color #c23b9d on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #c23b9d on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #c23b9d and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #c23b9d and white (#ffffff) background.