Faux-Deep magenta (#c400b6) color information

#c400b6 is the hex color code that is a variation of "Deep magenta" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "dark pink". When people spot this color, Deep magenta (#c400b6), in brand logos, they may think of some of these attributes: love, being nurtured, pretty, femininity, and energy. This color isn't popular for finance.

#c400b6 Breakdown

#c400b6 is made up of (196, 0, 182) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 100.00, 7.14, 23.14) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12845238 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc00cc. White should be used ontop of #c400b6 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #c400b6. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #c400b6 luma #79.17
Websafe hex #cc00cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(196, 0, 182) Adobe RGB (167.00, 0.00, 176.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(77%, 0%, 71%) Closest named color Deep magenta
rgba rgba(196.0, 0.0, 182.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (38.73, 78.39, -45.57)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 100.00, 7.14, 23.14) CIE-L*ab (45.63, 78.51, -42.71)
hsv hsv(304.68, 100.00, 38.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (45.63, 89.38, 331.45)
hsb hsb(304.68, 100.00, 77.00) CIE-L*uv (45.63, 70.77, -73.01)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Deep magenta (#c400b6)

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" #c400b6 and the second color is called the "compliment" #00c40d.

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-Deep magenta (#c400b6)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #c400b6 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #00c40d.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Deep magenta (#c400b6)

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-Deep magenta (#c400b6)

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-Deep magenta (#c400b6)

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.

Faux-Deep magenta (#c400b6)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #c400b6 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #c400b6

When you combine pure black with this color, #c400b6, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #c400b6

Tones are produced by blending #c400b6 with gray

#c400b6 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 #c400b6 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#c400b6 → #00c40d
#c400b6 → #d54ccb
#c400b6 → #ffffff
#c400b6 → #c40055
#c400b6 → #75006d
#c400b6 → #6f00c4

How #c400b6 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #c400b6 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 #c400b6 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#c400b6 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.

#c400b6might 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 (#c400b6)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#c400b6. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#c400b6 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 #c400b6
Java new Color(196, 0, 182);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 196, 0, 182);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:196 green:0 blue:182 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(196f, 0f, 182f);
Swift UIColor(red:196, green:0, blue:182, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $b600c4
Python Color('#c400b6')

Base Conversions of hex color #c400b6

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #c400b6. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12845238 while the individual RGB conversions are: 196, 0, 182.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11000100 00000000 10110110
Hex c4 00 b6
Octal 304 0 266
Decimal 196 0 182

Icons incorporating the color #c400b6

If you're considering using #c400b6 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #c400b6 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #c400b6 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 #c400b6 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #c400b6 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #c400b6 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #c400b6 background.
This text is hex color #c400b6 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #c400b6 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #c400b6 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #c400b6 and white (#ffffff) background.