Faux-Heliotrope (#d866ff) color information

Hex color #d866ff should not to be confused with "Heliotrope" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "light pink". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Heliotrope (#d866ff), in designs, they might associate it with warmth, romance, fun and playful, limiting, and health care. Colors labeled as "light pink" are rarely tied to technology.

Breakdown of Faux-Heliotrope (#d866ff)

#d866ff is made up of (216, 102, 255) in RGB colorspace and (15.29, 60.00, 0.00, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14182143 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc66ff. White should be used ontop of #d866ff to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d866ff. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d866ff luma #153.27
Websafe hex #cc66ff Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(216, 102, 255) Adobe RGB (191.00, 100.00, 251.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(85%, 40%, 100%) Closest named color Heliotrope
rgba rgba(216.0, 102.0, 255.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (55.68, 70.14, -71.04)
cmyk cmyk(15.29, 60.00, 0.00, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (62.51, 67.91, -57.74)
hsv hsv(285.00, 100.00, 70.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (62.51, 89.14, 319.63)
hsb hsb(285.00, 60.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (62.51, 43.89, -100.67)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Heliotrope (#d866ff)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #d866ff while the second is the "compliment" #8cff66.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Heliotrope (#d866ff)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #d866ff is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #8cff66.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Heliotrope (#d866ff)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these 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 (#d866ff)

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 (#d866ff)

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 #d866ff

When you combine pure white with this color, #d866ff, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #d866ff

Darker shades are produced by blending #d866ff with black

Faux-Heliotrope (#d866ff)'s Tones

Tones of #d866ff can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #d866ff

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 #d866ff as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d866ff → #8cff66
#d866ff → #e393ff
#d866ff → #ffffff
#d866ff → #ff66d8
#d866ff → #813d99
#d866ff → #8c66ff

Faux-Heliotrope (#d866ff) in different environments

Seeing #d866ff 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 #d866ff could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Heliotrope (#d866ff)

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

#d866ffmight 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 #d866ff

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#d866ff. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #d866ff

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 #d866ff
Java new Color(216, 102, 255);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 216, 102, 255);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:216 green:102 blue:255 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(216f, 102f, 255f);
Swift UIColor(red:216, green:102, blue:255, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $ff66d8
Python Color('#d866ff')

Base Conversions of hex color #d866ff

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d866ff. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14182143 while the individual RGB conversions are: 216, 102, 255.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011000 01100110 11111111
Hex d8 66 ff
Octal 330 146 377
Decimal 216 102 255

#d866ff Icons

If you're considering using #d866ff in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Heliotrope (#d866ff) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #d866ff 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 #d866ff on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #d866ff on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #d866ff background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d866ff background.
This text is hex color #d866ff on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #d866ff on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d866ff and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d866ff and white (#ffffff) background.