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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.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#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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      #54308c
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 268 C
      #582c83
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. 3583 C
      #511e84
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  3. Lascaux

    1. Ultramarin­e blue / 142
      #4b2f90
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 5.5%

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#512888 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#512888 foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #512888">…</p>

#512888 background

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<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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