Faux-Heliotrope (#d480fe) color information

The hexidecimal color, #d480fe, is very close to "Heliotrope" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "light pink". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Heliotrope (#d480fe), in branding, the following may come to mind: warmth, being nurtured, soft or fluffy, limiting, and energy. Colors labeled as "light pink" are rarely tied to transportation and cars.

Breakdown of #d480fe

#d480fe is made up of (212, 128, 254) in RGB colorspace and (16.54, 49.61, 0.00, 0.39) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13926654 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc99ff. White should be used ontop of #d480fe to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d480fe. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d480fe luma #167.23
Websafe hex #cc99ff Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(212, 128, 254) Adobe RGB (192.00, 123.00, 251.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(83%, 50%, 100%) Closest named color Heliotrope
rgba rgba(212.0, 128.0, 254.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (60.00, 56.77, -61.37)
cmyk cmyk(16.54, 49.61, 0.00, 0.39) CIE-L*ab (66.52, 55.85, -51.48)
hsv hsv(279.60, 100.00, 75.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (66.52, 75.96, 317.33)
hsb hsb(279.60, 50.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (66.52, 34.90, -90.19)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Heliotrope (#d480fe)

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" #d480fe and the second color is called the "compliment" #acff7f.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Heliotrope (#d480fe)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #d480fe is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #acff7f.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Heliotrope (#d480fe)

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-Heliotrope (#d480fe)

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-Heliotrope (#d480fe)

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-Heliotrope (#d480fe)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #d480fe with white

Darker variations of #d480fe

When you combine pure black with this color, #d480fe, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #d480fe

Tones of #d480fe can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#d480fe 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 #d480fe as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d480fe → #acff7f
#d480fe → #e0a6fe
#d480fe → #ffffff
#d480fe → #ff7feb
#d480fe → #7f4c98
#d480fe → #927fff

Faux-Heliotrope (#d480fe) in different environments

Seeing #d480fe 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 #d480fe could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #d480fe

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

#d480femight 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 (#d480fe)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#d480fe. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#d480fe 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 #d480fe
Java new Color(212, 128, 254);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 212, 128, 254);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:212 green:128 blue:254 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(212f, 128f, 254f);
Swift UIColor(red:212, green:128, blue:254, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $fe80d4
Python Color('#d480fe')

Base Conversions of hex color #d480fe

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d480fe. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13926654 while the individual RGB conversions are: 212, 128, 254.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11010100 10000000 11111110
Hex d4 80 fe
Octal 324 200 376
Decimal 212 128 254

#d480fe Icons

If you're considering using #d480fe in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Heliotrope (#d480fe) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #d480fe 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 #d480fe on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #d480fe on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #d480fe background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d480fe background.
This text is hex color #d480fe on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #d480fe on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d480fe and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d480fe and white (#ffffff) background.