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#8b0072 Hex Color Code

#8b0072 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b0072 is a medium dark shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #8b0072 is comprised of 54.51% red, 0% green and 44.71% blue. In the HSL color space #8b0072 has a hue of 311° (degrees), 100% saturation and 27% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 525.23 nm.

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#8b0072 linear gradient to complementary #008b2e

  1. #8b0072
  2. #823369
  3. #784b5f
  4. #6a5e55
  5. #596e49
  6. #417d3d
  7. #008b2e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7c0064
  2. #810069
  3. #86006d
  4. #8b0072
  5. #900c77
  6. #95157b
  7. #9a1c80

Tones

  1. #8b0072
  2. #801e6b
  3. #762c63
  4. #6a355c
  5. #5f3c55
  6. #53424d
  7. #464646

Tints and Shades

#8b0072 to White

  1. #8b0072
  2. #a13f88
  3. #b5679f
  4. #c98db7
  5. #dcb2ce
  6. #eed8e6
  7. #ffffff

#8b0072 to Black

  1. #8b0072
  2. #730c5e
  3. #5c114b
  4. #451239
  5. #301128
  6. #1d0c18
  7. #000000

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  1. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1135
      #89006d
      ΔE = 1.134
    2. ★ 2294
      #8c146e
      ΔE = 2.190
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 512
      #821c6b
      ΔE = 2.475

#8b0072 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b0072 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #8b0072">…</p>

#8b0072 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #8b0072">…</p>

#8b0072 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b0072">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9109618
Binary
10001011, 00000000, 01110010
Hexadecimal
#8b0072
Closest short hex
#807 ΔE = 1.765
RGB
rgb(139, 0, 114)
RGBA
rgba(139, 0, 114, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.549, g: 0.000, b: 0.451
RYB
red: 54.510%, yellow: 0.000%, blue: 44.706%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7667598 / 0xff8b0072
HSL
hsl(311, 100%, 27%)
HSLA
hsla(311, 100%, 27%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 311° (310.791), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 310.791, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 33.411
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 323.835, S: 100.001, L: 31.126
Cubehelix
H: -61.172, S: 1.370, L: 0.213
TSL
T: 4.781, S: 0.533, L: 0.214
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 100 (1.000), yellow: 18 (0.180), key: 45 (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 45 (0.455), magenta: 100 (1.000), yellow: 55 (0.553)
XYZ
X: 13.685, Y: 6.705, Z: 16.490
xyY
x: 0.371, y: 0.182, Y: 6.705
CIELab
L: 31.126, a: 58.932, b: -25.354
CIELuv
L: 31.126, u: 55.228, v: -40.369
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 31.126, C: 64.155, H: 336.722
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 31.126, C: 68.409, H: 323.835
Hunter-Lab
L: 25.895, a: 49.020, b: -19.630
CIECAM02
J: 24.714, C: 65.834, h: 341.024, Q: 97.945, M: 57.571, s: 76.667, H: 363.819
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.379, jaune: -5.792, green: -10.805
LMS
L: 10.231, M: 1.854, S: 16.348
YCbCr
Y: 62.895, Cb: 157.474, Cr: 180.927
YCgCo
Y: 63.250, Cg: -63.250, Co: 41.000
YDbDr
Y: 54.557, Db: 89.412, Dr: -160.549
YPbPr
Y: 37.815, Pb: 41.015, Pr: 64.256
xvYCC
Y: 48.476, Cb: 164.029, Cr: 184.444
YIQ
Y: 54.557, I: 46.181, Q: 64.862
YUV
Y: 54.557, U: 29.253, V: 74.084
Munsell Color System
2.5RP 3/10 ΔE = 6.696
Brand Color
Yahoo! ΔE = 11.351

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