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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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#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

#512888 to black

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

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      #54308c
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
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    1. 3583 CP
      #4f2d7d
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
    2. 3555 CP
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      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 4.8%

#512888 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#512888 foreground

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="color: #512888">…</p>

#512888 background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

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

#512888 shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<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: 0.318%, yellow: 0.157%, blue: 0.533%
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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