Faux-Bright lilac (#d28ce5) color information

#d28ce5 is the hex color code that almost matches the color named "Bright lilac" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "light purple". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Bright lilac (#d28ce5), in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: signs of royalty, sparks of creativity, states of pure consciousness, slight femininity, and health care. Colors labeled as "light purple" are rarely tied to energy.

#d28ce5 Breakdown

#d28ce5 is made up of (210, 140, 229) in RGB colorspace and (8.30, 38.86, 0.00, 10.20) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13798629 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc99cc. White should be used ontop of #d28ce5 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d28ce5. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d28ce5 luma #170.85
Websafe hex #cc99cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(210, 140, 229) Adobe RGB (192.00, 138.00, 226.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(82%, 55%, 90%) Closest named color Bright lilac
rgba rgba(210.0, 140.0, 229.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (61.64, 40.84, -37.58)
cmyk cmyk(8.30, 38.86, 0.00, 10.20) CIE-L*ab (68.02, 41.47, -34.85)
hsv hsv(286.29, 63.64, 72.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (68.02, 54.17, 319.96)
hsb hsb(286.29, 38.89, 90.00) CIE-L*uv (68.02, 31.42, -61.25)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Bright lilac (#d28ce5)

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" #d28ce5 and the second color is called the "compliment" #a1e58c.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Bright lilac (#d28ce5)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #d28ce5 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #a1e58c.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Bright lilac (#d28ce5)

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-Bright lilac (#d28ce5)

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-Bright lilac (#d28ce5)

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 variations of #d28ce5

Lighter shades of #d28ce5 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #d28ce5

Darker shades of #d28ce5 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #d28ce5

Tones of #d28ce5 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Bright lilac (#d28ce5) 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 #d28ce5 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d28ce5 → #a1e58c
#d28ce5 → #dfaeec
#d28ce5 → #ffffff
#d28ce5 → #e58ccd
#d28ce5 → #7e5489
#d28ce5 → #a48ce5

Faux-Bright lilac (#d28ce5) in different environments

Seeing #d28ce5 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 #d28ce5 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#d28ce5 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.

#d28ce5might 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.

#d28ce5 popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#d28ce5. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#d28ce5 in coding

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 #d28ce5
Java new Color(210, 140, 229);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 210, 140, 229);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:210 green:140 blue:229 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(210f, 140f, 229f);
Swift UIColor(red:210, green:140, blue:229, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $e58cd2
Python Color('#d28ce5')

Base Conversions of hex color #d28ce5

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d28ce5. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13798629 while the individual RGB conversions are: 210, 140, 229.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11010010 10001100 11100101
Hex d2 8c e5
Octal 322 214 345
Decimal 210 140 229

#d28ce5 Icons

If you're considering using #d28ce5 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Bright lilac (#d28ce5) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #d28ce5 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 #d28ce5 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #d28ce5 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #d28ce5 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d28ce5 background.
This text is hex color #d28ce5 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #d28ce5 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d28ce5 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d28ce5 and white (#ffffff) background.