Faux-Medium violet-red (#cf008b) color information

#cf008b is the hex color code that is a variation of "Medium violet-red" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "dark pink". When people spot this color, Medium violet-red (#cf008b), in media, they may think of some of these attributes: love, being nurtured, pretty, femininity, and energy. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for finance.

#cf008b Breakdown

#cf008b is made up of (207, 0, 139) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 100.00, 32.85, 18.82) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13566091 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc0099. White should be used ontop of #cf008b to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #cf008b. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #cf008b luma #77.60
Websafe hex #cc0099 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(207, 0, 139) Adobe RGB (175.00, 13.00, 136.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(81%, 0%, 55%) Closest named color Medium violet-red
rgba rgba(207.0, 0.0, 139.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (38.73, 73.71, -15.37)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 100.00, 32.85, 18.82) CIE-L*ab (45.63, 74.77, -17.81)
hsv hsv(319.26, 100.00, 40.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (45.63, 76.86, 346.60)
hsb hsb(319.26, 100.00, 81.00) CIE-L*uv (45.63, 96.41, -37.33)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Medium violet-red (#cf008b)

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" #cf008b and the second color is called the "compliment" #00ce41.

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-Medium violet-red (#cf008b)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #cf008b is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #00ce41.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Medium violet-red (#cf008b)

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-Medium violet-red (#cf008b)

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-Medium violet-red (#cf008b)

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-Medium violet-red (#cf008b)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #cf008b can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #cf008b

When you combine pure black with this color, #cf008b, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #cf008b

Tones are produced by blending #cf008b with gray

#cf008b 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 #cf008b as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#cf008b → #00ce41
#cf008b → #dd4cad
#cf008b → #ffffff
#cf008b → #ce0025
#cf008b → #7c0053
#cf008b → #a800ce

How #cf008b looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #cf008b 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 #cf008b could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#cf008b 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.

#cf008bmight 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-Medium violet-red (#cf008b)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#cf008b. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#cf008b 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 #cf008b
Java new Color(207, 0, 139);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 207, 0, 139);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:207 green:0 blue:139 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(207f, 0f, 139f);
Swift UIColor(red:207, green:0, blue:139, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $8b00cf
Python Color('#cf008b')

Base Conversions of hex color #cf008b

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #cf008b. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13566091 while the individual RGB conversions are: 207, 0, 139.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001111 00000000 10001011
Hex cf 00 8b
Octal 317 0 213
Decimal 207 0 139

#cf008b Icons

If you're considering using #cf008b in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Medium violet-red (#cf008b) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #cf008b 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 #cf008b on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #cf008b on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #cf008b background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #cf008b background.
This text is hex color #cf008b on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #cf008b on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #cf008b and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #cf008b and white (#ffffff) background.