Faux-Heliotrope (#c679f6) color information

#c679f6 is the hex color code that is a variation of "Heliotrope" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "light purple". When people spot this color, Heliotrope (#c679f6), in advertising materials, they may think of some of these attributes: being successful, calming down and soothing, states of pure consciousness, cutting-edge, and travel. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for energy.

#c679f6 Breakdown

#c679f6 is made up of (198, 121, 246) in RGB colorspace and (19.51, 50.81, 0.00, 3.53) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13007350 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc66ff. White should be used ontop of #c679f6 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #c679f6. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #c679f6 luma #158.03
Websafe hex #cc66ff Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(198, 121, 246) Adobe RGB (181.00, 118.00, 241.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(78%, 47%, 96%) Closest named color Heliotrope
rgba rgba(198.0, 121.0, 246.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (56.57, 53.16, -60.03)
cmyk cmyk(19.51, 50.81, 0.00, 3.53) CIE-L*ab (63.34, 53.39, -50.90)
hsv hsv(277.96, 85.96, 71.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (63.34, 73.77, 316.37)
hsb hsb(277.96, 51.04, 96.00) CIE-L*uv (63.34, 31.33, -88.09)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Heliotrope (#c679f6)

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" #c679f6 while the second is the "compliment" #a7f477.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Heliotrope (#c679f6)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #c679f6 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #a7f477.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Heliotrope (#c679f6)

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

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Heliotrope (#c679f6)

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 Faux-Heliotrope (#c679f6)

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-Heliotrope (#c679f6)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #c679f6 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #c679f6

When you combine pure black with this color, #c679f6, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Heliotrope (#c679f6)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #c679f6 with gray

#c679f6 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 #c679f6 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#c679f6 → #a7f477
#c679f6 → #d7a1f8
#c679f6 → #ffffff
#c679f6 → #f477e6
#c679f6 → #764893
#c679f6 → #8677f4

How #c679f6 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #c679f6 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 #c679f6 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#c679f6 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.

#c679f6might 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-Heliotrope (#c679f6)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#c679f6. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#c679f6 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 #c679f6
Java new Color(198, 121, 246);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 198, 121, 246);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:198 green:121 blue:246 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(198f, 121f, 246f);
Swift UIColor(red:198, green:121, blue:246, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f679c6
Python Color('#c679f6')

Base Conversions of hex color #c679f6

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #c679f6. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13007350 while the individual RGB conversions are: 198, 121, 246.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11000110 01111001 11110110
Hex c6 79 f6
Octal 306 171 366
Decimal 198 121 246

#c679f6 Icons

If you're considering using #c679f6 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Heliotrope (#c679f6) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #c679f6 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 #c679f6 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #c679f6 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #c679f6 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #c679f6 background.
This text is hex color #c679f6 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #c679f6 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #c679f6 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #c679f6 and white (#ffffff) background.