Faux-Medium orchid (#d14fdd) color information

The hexidecimal color, #d14fdd, is very close to "Medium orchid" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "light purple". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Medium orchid (#d14fdd), in branding, the following may come to mind: signs of royalty, calming down and soothing, their spiritual life, slight femininity, and travel. Shades of "light purple". typically aren't associated with agriculture.

Breakdown of #d14fdd

#d14fdd is made up of (209, 79, 221) in RGB colorspace and (5.43, 64.25, 0.00, 13.33) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13717469 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc66cc. White should be used ontop of #d14fdd to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d14fdd. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d14fdd luma #133.84
Websafe hex #cc66cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(209, 79, 221) Adobe RGB (182.00, 77.00, 217.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(82%, 31%, 87%) Closest named color Medium orchid
rgba rgba(209.0, 79.0, 221.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (48.99, 71.03, -56.39)
cmyk cmyk(5.43, 64.25, 0.00, 13.33) CIE-L*ab (56.09, 70.11, -49.14)
hsv hsv(294.64, 68.29, 59.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (56.09, 85.62, 324.97)
hsb hsb(294.64, 64.37, 87.00) CIE-L*uv (56.09, 54.93, -85.39)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Medium orchid (#d14fdd)

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" #d14fdd and the second color is called the "compliment" #5ddd4f.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Medium orchid (#d14fdd)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #d14fdd is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #5ddd4f.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Medium orchid (#d14fdd)

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-Medium orchid (#d14fdd)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Medium orchid (#d14fdd)

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.

Faux-Medium orchid (#d14fdd)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #d14fdd with white

Darker variations of #d14fdd

When you combine pure black with this color, #d14fdd, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #d14fdd

Tones of #d14fdd can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#d14fdd 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 #d14fdd as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d14fdd → #5ddd4f
#d14fdd → #de83e7
#d14fdd → #ffffff
#d14fdd → #dd4fa4
#d14fdd → #7d2f84
#d14fdd → #884fdd

Faux-Medium orchid (#d14fdd) in different environments

Seeing #d14fdd 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 #d14fdd could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #d14fdd

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

#d14fddmight 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 orchid (#d14fdd)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#d14fdd. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#d14fdd 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 #d14fdd
Java new Color(209, 79, 221);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 209, 79, 221);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:209 green:79 blue:221 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(209f, 79f, 221f);
Swift UIColor(red:209, green:79, blue:221, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $dd4fd1
Python Color('#d14fdd')

Base Conversions of hex color #d14fdd

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d14fdd. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13717469 while the individual RGB conversions are: 209, 79, 221.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11010001 01001111 11011101
Hex d1 4f dd
Octal 321 117 335
Decimal 209 79 221

Icons incorporating the color #d14fdd

If you're considering using #d14fdd in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #d14fdd on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #d14fdd 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 #d14fdd on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #d14fdd on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #d14fdd background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d14fdd background.
This text is hex color #d14fdd on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #d14fdd on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d14fdd and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d14fdd and white (#ffffff) background.