Faux-Steel pink (#c73fcf) color information

Hex color #c73fcf should not to be confused with "Steel pink" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "light purple". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Steel pink (#c73fcf), in advertisements, they might associate it with signs of royalty, anti-aging and not growing old, transcendence, slight femininity, and finance and wealth. Colors labeled as "light purple" are rarely tied to the home.

Breakdown of Faux-Steel pink (#c73fcf)

#c73fcf is made up of (199, 63, 207) in RGB colorspace and (3.86, 69.57, 0.00, 18.82) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13057999 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc33cc. White should be used ontop of #c73fcf to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #c73fcf. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #c73fcf luma #119.87
Websafe hex #cc33cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(199, 63, 207) Adobe RGB (174.00, 60.00, 202.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(78%, 25%, 81%) Closest named color Steel pink
rgba rgba(199.0, 63.0, 207.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (44.72, 72.95, -54.00)
cmyk cmyk(3.86, 69.57, 0.00, 18.82) CIE-L*ab (51.84, 72.68, -47.91)
hsv hsv(296.79, 59.57, 53.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (51.84, 87.05, 326.61)
hsb hsb(296.79, 69.14, 81.00) CIE-L*uv (51.84, 58.48, -82.34)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Steel pink (#c73fcf)

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" #c73fcf and the second color is called the "compliment" #49ce3f.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Steel pink (#c73fcf)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #c73fcf is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #49ce3f.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Steel pink (#c73fcf)

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-Steel pink (#c73fcf)

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-Steel pink (#c73fcf)

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 shades of #c73fcf

When you combine pure white with this color, #c73fcf, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #c73fcf

Darker shades are produced by blending #c73fcf with black

Tones of #c73fcf

Tones of #c73fcf can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #c73fcf

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 #c73fcf as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#c73fcf → #49ce3f
#c73fcf → #d778dd
#c73fcf → #ffffff
#c73fcf → #ce3f90
#c73fcf → #77257c
#c73fcf → #7d3fce

Faux-Steel pink (#c73fcf) in different environments

Seeing #c73fcf 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 #c73fcf could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Steel pink (#c73fcf)

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

#c73fcfmight 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 #c73fcf

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#c73fcf. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #c73fcf

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 #c73fcf
Java new Color(199, 63, 207);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 199, 63, 207);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:199 green:63 blue:207 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(199f, 63f, 207f);
Swift UIColor(red:199, green:63, blue:207, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $cf3fc7
Python Color('#c73fcf')

Base Conversions of hex color #c73fcf

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #c73fcf. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13057999 while the individual RGB conversions are: 199, 63, 207.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11000111 00111111 11001111
Hex c7 3f cf
Octal 307 77 317
Decimal 199 63 207

#c73fcf Icons

If you're considering using #c73fcf in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Steel pink (#c73fcf) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #c73fcf 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 #c73fcf on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #c73fcf on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #c73fcf background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #c73fcf background.
This text is hex color #c73fcf on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #c73fcf on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #c73fcf and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #c73fcf and white (#ffffff) background.