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#8b0099 Hex Color Code

#8b0099 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b0099 is a medium dark shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #8b0099 is comprised of 54.51% red, 0% green and 60% blue. In the HSL color space #8b0099 has a hue of 295° (degrees), 100% saturation and 30% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 555.09 nm.

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#8b0099 linear gradient to complementary #009900

  1. #8b0099
  2. #853886
  3. #7d5273
  4. #716760
  5. #61794a
  6. #478931
  7. #009900

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7b0089
  2. #80008f
  3. #860094
  4. #8b0099
  5. #910d9e
  6. #9618a4
  7. #9c20a9

Tones

  1. #8b0099
  2. #82218c
  3. #78307f
  4. #6e3a73
  5. #644266
  6. #594859
  7. #4d4d4d

Tints and Shades

#8b0099 to white

  1. #8b0099
  2. #a141aa
  3. #b669bb
  4. #c98fcc
  5. #dcb4dd
  6. #eed9ee
  7. #ffffff

#8b0099 to black

  1. #8b0099
  2. #730d7e
  3. #5c1264
  4. #46134b
  5. #301133
  6. #1d0d1d
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 8.2%

#8b0099 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b0099 foreground

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

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #8b0099">…</p>

#8b0099 background

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="background-color: #8b0099">…</p>

#8b0099 shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b0099">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9109657
Binary
10001011, 00000000, 10011001
Hexadecimal
#8b0099
LRV
≈ 7.8%
Closest short hex
#809 ΔE = 0.716
RGB
rgb(139, 0, 153)
RGBA
rgba(139, 0, 153, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.476, g: 0.000, b: 0.524
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.000%, blue: 0.600%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7667559 / 0xff8b0099
HSL
hsl(295, 100%, 30%)
HSLA
hsla(295, 100%, 30%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 295° (294.510), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 60% (0.600)
HSP
hue: 294.510, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 36.039%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 300.542, S: 100.001, L: 33.542
Cubehelix
H: -74.264, S: 1.521, L: 0.230
TSL
T: 5.049, S: 0.486, L: 0.231
CMYK
cyan: 9% (0.092), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.400)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 40% (0.400)
XYZ
X: 16.397, Y: 7.790, Z: 30.771
xyY
x: 0.298, y: 0.142, Y: 7.790
CIELab
L: 33.542, a: 64.799, b: -45.831
CIELuv
L: 33.542, u: 40.524, v: -68.680
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 33.542, C: 79.368, H: 324.729
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 33.542, C: 79.744, H: 300.542
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.911, a: 56.021, b: -45.829
CIECAM02
J: 26.420, C: 68.837, h: 324.424, Q: 101.269, M: 60.197, s: 77.099, H: 350.974
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.564, jaune: -9.348, green: -9.950
LMS
L: 10.365, M: 1.874, S: 30.415
YCbCr
Y: 66.717, Cb: 174.595, Cr: 178.158
YCgCo
Y: 73.000, Cg: -73.000, Co: 31.250
YDbDr
Y: 59.003, Db: 141.399, Dr: -152.086
YPbPr
Y: 40.623, Pb: 60.515, Pr: 62.462
xvYCC
Y: 50.888, Cb: 181.158, Cr: 182.869
YIQ
Y: 59.003, I: 33.651, Q: 76.996
YUV
Y: 59.003, U: 46.257, V: 70.183
Munsell Color System
7.5P 3/10 ΔE = 12.165
Brand Color
Yahoo! ΔE = 5.486

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