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KSU purple / #512888 Hex Color Code

#512888 Paint ChipThe color ksu purple with hexadecimal color code #512888 is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #512888 is comprised of 31.76% red, 15.69% green and 53.33% blue. In the HSL color space #512888 has a hue of 266° (degrees), 55% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 386.1 nm. This color is used in the Kansas State University seal, Furman Paladins logo and Kansas State Wildcats logo.

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#512888 linear gradient to complementary #00b000

  1. #512888
  2. #59427a
  3. #5b596c
  4. #586f5c
  5. #50854a
  6. #3d9a33
  7. #00b000

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #441d7c
  2. #492180
  3. #4d2484
  4. #512888
  5. #552c8c
  6. #592f90
  7. #5e3394

Tones

  1. #512888
  2. #543180
  3. #573a78
  4. #584270
  5. #594968
  6. #595160
  7. #585858

Tints and Shades

#512888 to white

  1. #512888
  2. #6f4a9c
  3. #8d6caf
  4. #a98fc3
  5. #c6b3d7
  6. #e2d9eb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#512888 to black

  1. #512888
  2. #442370
  3. #381e59
  4. #2c1943
  5. #20142e
  6. #150c1b
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Moss Phlox P2-C1-3
      #482c8c
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. Marvelous Magic P4-C1-3
      #603084
      ΔE = 4.224 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 268 C
      #582c83
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. P 96-8 C
      #4f2f7c
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  3. Lascaux

    1. Ultramarin­e blue / 142
      #4b2f90
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. Dioxazine violet light / 135
      #54348f
      ΔE = 3.709 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  4. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Royal Purple (016)
      #562f7e
      ΔE = 3.031 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. Sick Blue (017)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 4.057 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  5. Old Citadel

    1. Imperial Purple
      #562f7e
      ΔE = 3.031 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. Nauseating Blue
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 4.057 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  6. Reaper Master

    1. Deep Amethyst (9079)
      #562f7e
      ΔE = 3.031 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. Clear Purple (9099)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 4.057 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  7. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Royal Purple (810)
      #562f7e
      ΔE = 3.031 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. Violet (960)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 4.057 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10477
      #5d2b81
      ΔE = 3.144 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. CF10459
      #41338b
      ΔE = 4.148 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  9. Focoltone

    1. 3477
      #561885
      ΔE = 3.572 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 3471
      #611685
      ΔE = 4.505 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  10. Caparol

    1. 44/14
      #402094
      ΔE = 4.323 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 50 13 320 / Viola 75
      #543074
      ΔE = 4.506 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  11. Resene

    1. Blue Diamond V39-091-303
      #4b2d72
      ΔE = 4.367 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
    2. Kingfisher Daisy V44-095-303
      #583580
      ΔE = 4.509 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Brown
      #47329e
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3555-R60B
      #482c70
      ΔE = 4.795 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6812
      #492e70
      ΔE = 4.919 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. 6810
      #512c6e
      ΔE = 4.932 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-b4
      #40337d
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
    2. 39-b5
      #5d2a73
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 5.2%

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#512888 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#512888 foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #512888">…</p>

#512888 background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #512888">…</p>

#512888 shadow

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #512888">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5318792
Binary
01010001, 00101000, 10001000
Hexadecimal
#512888
LRV
≈ 5.0%
Closest short hex
#528 ΔE = 1.518
RGB
rgb(81, 40, 136)
RGBA
rgba(81, 40, 136, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.315, g: 0.156, b: 0.529
RYB
red: 31.765%, yellow: 15.686%, blue: 53.333%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11458424 / 0xff512888
HSL
hsl(266, 55%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(266, 55%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 266° (265.625), saturation: 71% (0.706), value: 53% (0.533)
HSP
hue: 265.625, saturation: 70.588%, perceived brightness: 27.756%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 277.411, S: 73.809, L: 26.861
Cubehelix
H: -100.311, S: 0.831, L: 0.247
TSL
T: -4.025, S: 0.240, L: 0.248
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.404), magenta: 71% (0.706), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 47% (0.467)
CMY
cyan: 68% (0.682), magenta: 84% (0.843), yellow: 47% (0.467)
XYZ
X: 8.595, Y: 5.044, Z: 23.809
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.135, Y: 5.044
CIELab
L: 26.861, a: 39.680, b: -46.593
CIELuv
L: 26.861, u: 8.027, v: -61.712
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 26.861, C: 61.200, H: 310.419
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 26.861, C: 62.232, H: 277.411
Hunter-Lab
L: 22.460, a: 29.005, b: -47.129
CIECAM02
J: 19.671, C: 51.063, h: 293.744, Q: 87.383, M: 44.654, s: 71.485, H: 330.254
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.610, jaune: -8.726, green: -3.352
LMS
L: 4.599, M: 2.661, S: 23.508
YCbCr
Y: 70.305, Cb: 164.076, Cr: 139.183
YCgCo
Y: 74.250, Cg: -34.250, Co: 6.500
YDbDr
Y: 63.203, Db: 109.518, Dr: -33.821
YPbPr
Y: 55.645, Pb: 43.285, Pr: 16.084
xvYCC
Y: 63.789, Cb: 166.023, Cr: 142.129
YIQ
Y: 63.203, I: -6.417, Q: 38.539
YUV
Y: 63.203, U: 35.824, V: 15.614
Munsell Color System
5P 3/10 ΔE = 7.314
Brand Color
XBox Kinect ΔE = 2.295

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