#330099 Color Information

#330099 Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #330099, and its official name is Violet Hickey. In RGB, it consists of 20.0% Red, 0.0% Green, and 60.0% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 66.7% Cyan, 100% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 40% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 260.0°, with saturation of 100% and lightness of 30%. The decimal value for #330099 is 3342489, and it is its own "web safe" color. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #330099 is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is magenta. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#330099 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorViolet Hickey Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color51, 0, 153 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color20.0%, 0.0%, 60.0% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.800, 1.000, 0.400 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.667, 1, 0, 0.4 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color260.0°, 100.0%, 30.0% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color260.0°, 100.0%, 60.0% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color7.115, 3.004, 30.342 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color51, 0, 153 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code3342489 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color20.059, 55.299, -68.464 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)20.059, 88.008, 308.928 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color20.059, 0.237, -72.897 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color17.331, 42.950, -91.667 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.176, 0.074, 3.004 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4281532569 / 0xff330099 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#330099 Copy
Last Updated: December 6, 2022

Shades of #330099

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #330099, its pure hue is 260.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, and its lightness is 30.0%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 18 different shades of #330099, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #030009 to #300090.

Tints of #330099

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #330099, its pure hue is 260.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, and its lightness is 30.0%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #330099, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #3f0f9f to #f3f0f9.

Tones of #330099

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #330099, its pure hue is 260.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #330099, which range from #4d4d4d (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #330099 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #330099

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #330099! For #330099, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #330099. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #330099

This color, #330099, consists of 20.0% Red, 0.0% Green, and 60.0% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 51, Green = 0, Blue = 153. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #330099 is 66.7% Cyan, 100% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 40% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R20.0%
C66.7%
G0.0%
M100.0%
B60.0%
Y0.0%
K40.0%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 51 0 153
Octal 63 0 231
Hexa #33 #00 #99
Binary 00110011 00000000 10011001
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 66 100 0 40
Octal 102 144 0 50
Hexa #42 #64 #00 #28
Binary 01000010 01100100 00000000 00101000

Analogous Colors of #330099

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #330099 — which has hue 260.0° — its analogous colors are located at 230.0° and 290.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #330099.

Triadic Colors of #330099

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #330099 — which has hue 260.0° — its triadic colors are located at 20.0° and 260.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #330099.

Complementary Color of #330099

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #330099 — which has hue 260.0° — its complementary color is located at 80.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #330099.

Split Complementary Colors of #330099

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #330099 — which has hue 260.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 50.0° and 260.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #330099.

Tetradic Colors of #330099

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #330099 — which has hue 260.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 170.0°, 260.0°, 350.0°, and 80.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #330099.

Monochromatic Colors of #330099

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #330099, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #1a004d — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #4c00e6 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #330099

We want to make getting started with #330099 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #330099 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #330099 can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #330099 with other HTML elements.

#330099 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #330099.
<span style="color: #330099;">The color of this text is #330099.</span>

#330099 Background Color

The background color for this text is #330099.
<div style="background-color: #330099; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #330099.</div>

#330099 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #330099.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #330099;">This color for the shadow of this text is #330099.</span>

#330099 Border Color

This is a div with border color #330099.
<div style="border: #330099 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #330099.</div>

#330099 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #330099 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #330099; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #330099 on a white background.</div></div>

#330099 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #330099 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #330099; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #330099 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #330099 to White

This is a gradient from #330099 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#330099,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#330099,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#330099,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#330099,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #330099 to white.</div>

Gradient from #330099 to Black

This is a gradient from #330099 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#330099,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#330099,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#330099,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#330099,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #330099 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #330099

In addition to using #330099 on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #330099 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #330099, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 51, Green = 0, Blue = 153). If you need details about the color coordinates of #330099 in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #330099
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(51, 0, 153)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #330099; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #330099; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #330099; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(51, 0, 153);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#330099")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:51, green:0, blue:153, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:51 green:0 blue:153 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(51f, 0f, 153f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(51, 0, 153);
 

#330099 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #330099 the same way. For those with color blindness, #330099 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #330099 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #330099 is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #330099 looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #330099 will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Recommended

We analyzed whether #330099 is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 13.1:1 against white. This is a high enough ratio to be considered accessible under both the AA and AAA level standards for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
Large Size Text

WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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