Faux-Deep magenta (#c300c0) color information

#c300c0 is the hex color code that greatly resembles "Deep magenta" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "dark pink". When people from western culture see this color, Deep magenta (#c300c0), used in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: something sweet, romance, pretty, women, and health care. Colors labeled as "dark pink" are rarely tied to finance.

#c300c0 Breakdown

#c300c0 is made up of (195, 0, 192) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 100.00, 1.54, 23.53) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12779712 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc00cc. White should be used ontop of #c300c0 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #c300c0. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #c300c0 luma #80.00
Websafe hex #cc00cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(195, 0, 192) Adobe RGB (167.00, 0.00, 187.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(76%, 0%, 75%) Closest named color Deep magenta
rgba rgba(195.0, 0.0, 192.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (38.73, 83.07, -55.11)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 100.00, 1.54, 23.53) CIE-L*ab (45.63, 82.17, -49.06)
hsv hsv(300.79, 100.00, 38.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (45.63, 95.70, 329.16)
hsb hsb(300.79, 100.00, 76.00) CIE-L*uv (45.63, 67.84, -82.50)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Deep magenta (#c300c0)

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" #c300c0 while the second is the "compliment" #00c100.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Deep magenta (#c300c0)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #c300c0 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #00c100.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Deep magenta (#c300c0)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Deep magenta (#c300c0)

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

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Deep magenta (#c300c0)

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.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter shades of #c300c0

Lighter shades of #c300c0 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Deep magenta (#c300c0)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #c300c0 with black

Faux-Deep magenta (#c300c0)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #c300c0, tones are produced.

Gradients including #c300c0

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 #c300c0 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#c300c0 → #00c100
#c300c0 → #d54cd2
#c300c0 → #ffffff
#c300c0 → #c10060
#c300c0 → #750073
#c300c0 → #6000c1

#c300c0 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #c300c0 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 #c300c0 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#c300c0 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.

#c300c0might 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 #c300c0

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#c300c0. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #c300c0

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 #c300c0
Java new Color(195, 0, 192);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 195, 0, 192);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:195 green:0 blue:192 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(195f, 0f, 192f);
Swift UIColor(red:195, green:0, blue:192, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $c000c3
Python Color('#c300c0')

Base Conversions of hex color #c300c0

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #c300c0. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12779712 while the individual RGB conversions are: 195, 0, 192.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11000011 00000000 11000000
Hex c3 00 c0
Octal 303 0 300
Decimal 195 0 192

#c300c0 Icons

If you're considering using #c300c0 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Deep magenta (#c300c0) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #c300c0 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 #c300c0 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #c300c0 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #c300c0 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #c300c0 background.
This text is hex color #c300c0 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #c300c0 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #c300c0 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #c300c0 and white (#ffffff) background.