Mulberry (#c54b8c) color information

The hexidecimal color, #c54b8c, is commonly known by the name "Mulberry". The color is categorized as "light purple". When people spot this color, Mulberry (#c54b8c), in media, they may think of some of these attributes: being successful, calming down and soothing, states of pure consciousness, cutting-edge, and travel. Colors labeled as "light purple" are rarely tied to energy.

#c54b8c Breakdown

#c54b8c is made up of (197, 75, 140) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 61.93, 28.93, 22.75) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12929932 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc3399. White should be used ontop of #c54b8c to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #c54b8c. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #c54b8c luma #118.75
Websafe hex #cc3399 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(197, 75, 140) Adobe RGB (170.00, 79.00, 137.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(77%, 29%, 55%) Closest named color Mulberry
rgba rgba(197.0, 75.0, 140.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (43.59, 49.68, -8.92)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 61.93, 28.93, 22.75) CIE-L*ab (50.69, 52.99, -10.67)
hsv hsv(327.50, 51.06, 53.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (50.69, 54.05, 348.62)
hsb hsb(327.50, 62.34, 77.00) CIE-L*uv (50.69, 69.31, -24.06)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Mulberry (#c54b8c)

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" #c54b8c and the second color is called the "compliment" #49c481.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Mulberry (#c54b8c)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #c54b8c is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #49c481.

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

Triadic Colors of Mulberry (#c54b8c)

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 Mulberry (#c54b8c)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Mulberry (#c54b8c)

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.

Mulberry (#c54b8c)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #c54b8c can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #c54b8c

When you combine pure black with this color, #c54b8c, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #c54b8c

Tones are produced by blending #c54b8c with gray

#c54b8c 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 #c54b8c as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#c54b8c → #49c481
#c54b8c → #d681ae
#c54b8c → #ffffff
#c54b8c → #c44950
#c54b8c → #762d54
#c54b8c → #be49c4

How #c54b8c looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #c54b8c 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 #c54b8c could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#c54b8c 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.

#c54b8cmight 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 Mulberry (#c54b8c)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#c54b8c. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#c54b8c 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 #c54b8c
Java new Color(197, 75, 140);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 197, 75, 140);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:197 green:75 blue:140 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(197f, 75f, 140f);
Swift UIColor(red:197, green:75, blue:140, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $8c4bc5
Python Color('#c54b8c')

Base Conversions of hex color #c54b8c

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #c54b8c. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12929932 while the individual RGB conversions are: 197, 75, 140.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11000101 01001011 10001100
Hex c5 4b 8c
Octal 305 113 214
Decimal 197 75 140

#c54b8c Icons

If you're considering using #c54b8c in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Mulberry (#c54b8c) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #c54b8c 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 #c54b8c on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #c54b8c on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #c54b8c background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #c54b8c background.
This text is hex color #c54b8c on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #c54b8c on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #c54b8c and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #c54b8c and white (#ffffff) background.