Faux-Royal pink (#dc3397) color information

#dc3397 is the hex color code that may be mistaken for "Royal pink" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "dark pink". When people spot this color, Royal pink (#dc3397), 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.

#dc3397 Breakdown

#dc3397 is made up of (220, 51, 151) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 76.82, 31.36, 13.73) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14431127 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc3399. White should be used ontop of #dc3397 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #dc3397. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #dc3397 luma #112.78
Websafe hex #cc3399 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(220, 51, 151) Adobe RGB (189.00, 58.00, 147.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(86%, 20%, 59%) Closest named color Royal pink
rgba rgba(220.0, 51.0, 151.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (44.72, 68.89, -12.70)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 76.82, 31.36, 13.73) CIE-L*ab (51.84, 69.36, -14.61)
hsv hsv(324.55, 70.21, 53.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (51.84, 70.88, 348.11)
hsb hsb(324.55, 76.74, 86.00) CIE-L*uv (51.84, 92.88, -32.86)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Royal pink (#dc3397)

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" #dc3397 while the second is the "compliment" #33db76.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Royal pink (#dc3397)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #dc3397 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #33db76.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Royal pink (#dc3397)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Royal pink (#dc3397)

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-Royal pink (#dc3397)

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-Royal pink (#dc3397)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #dc3397 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #dc3397

When you combine pure black with this color, #dc3397, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Royal pink (#dc3397)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #dc3397 with gray

#dc3397 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 #dc3397 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#dc3397 → #33db76
#dc3397 → #e670b6
#dc3397 → #ffffff
#dc3397 → #db3343
#dc3397 → #841e5a
#dc3397 → #ca33db

How #dc3397 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #dc3397 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 #dc3397 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#dc3397 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.

#dc3397might 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-Royal pink (#dc3397)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#dc3397. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#dc3397 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 #dc3397
Java new Color(220, 51, 151);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 220, 51, 151);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:220 green:51 blue:151 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(220f, 51f, 151f);
Swift UIColor(red:220, green:51, blue:151, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $9733dc
Python Color('#dc3397')

Base Conversions of hex color #dc3397

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #dc3397. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14431127 while the individual RGB conversions are: 220, 51, 151.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011100 00110011 10010111
Hex dc 33 97
Octal 334 63 227
Decimal 220 51 151

#dc3397 Icons

If you're considering using #dc3397 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Royal pink (#dc3397) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #dc3397 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 #dc3397 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #dc3397 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #dc3397 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #dc3397 background.
This text is hex color #dc3397 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #dc3397 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #dc3397 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #dc3397 and white (#ffffff) background.