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#a859cd Hex Color Code

#a859cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a859cd is a shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #a859cd is comprised of 65.88% red, 34.9% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #a859cd has a hue of 281° (degrees), 54% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 560.96 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#a859cd linear gradient to complementary #4ed84e

  1. #a859cd
  2. #a473bb
  3. #9e8aa8
  4. #949f94
  5. #85b380
  6. #70c669
  7. #4ed84e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8f41b4
  2. #9749bc
  3. #a051c5
  4. #a859cd
  5. #b161d6
  6. #b969de
  7. #c271e7

Tones

  1. #a859cd
  2. #a664c3
  3. #a36fba
  4. #a079b0
  5. #9d82a7
  6. #988b9d
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#a859cd to white

  1. #a859cd
  2. #b875d6
  3. #c891de
  4. #d6ace7
  5. #e4c8ef
  6. #f2e3f7
  7. #ffffff

#a859cd to black

  1. #a859cd
  2. #8a4ba8
  3. #6d3d84
  4. #522f61
  5. #382241
  6. #1f1523
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7441 C
      #9f5cc0
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. 2582 C
      #ac4fc6
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 18.4%

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#a859cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a859cd foreground

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #a859cd">…</p>

#a859cd background

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #a859cd">…</p>

#a859cd shadow

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

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a859cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11033037
Binary
10101000, 01011001, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#a859cd
LRV
≈ 19.9%
Closest short hex
#a5c ΔE = 0.949
RGB
rgb(168, 89, 205)
RGBA
rgba(168, 89, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.364, g: 0.193, b: 0.444
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.349%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5744179 / 0xffa859cd
HSL
hsl(281, 54%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(281, 54%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 281° (280.862), saturation: 57% (0.566), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 280.862, saturation: 56.585%, perceived brightness: 52.437%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 290.575, S: 63.496, L: 51.699
Cubehelix
H: -85.971, S: 0.763, L: 0.492
TSL
T: 5.352, S: 0.193, L: 0.494
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.180), magenta: 57% (0.566), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 65% (0.651), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 30.738, Y: 19.878, Z: 59.963
xyY
x: 0.278, y: 0.180, Y: 19.878
CIELab
L: 51.699, a: 51.396, b: -47.212
CIELuv
L: 51.699, u: 29.447, v: -78.445
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.699, C: 69.789, H: 317.429
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.699, C: 83.790, H: 290.575
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.585, a: 45.040, b: -48.531
CIECAM02
J: 42.631, C: 59.721, h: 311.345, Q: 128.640, M: 52.225, s: 63.717, H: 341.702
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.434, jaune: -9.005, green: -6.486
LMS
L: 21.327, M: 12.481, S: 59.331
YCbCr
Y: 124.122, Cb: 167.232, Cr: 154.445
YCgCo
Y: 137.750, Cg: -48.750, Co: 32.750
YDbDr
Y: 125.845, Db: 119.078, Dr: -80.135
YPbPr
Y: 114.179, Pb: 48.915, Pr: 34.164
xvYCC
Y: 114.060, Cb: 170.968, Cr: 158.011
YIQ
Y: 125.845, I: 9.795, Q: 52.797
YUV
Y: 125.845, U: 38.954, V: 36.984
Munsell Color System
10P 5/12 ΔE = 10.205
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 12.827

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