#372252 Color Information

#372252 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 #372252, and its official name is Powerful Violet. In RGB, it consists of 21.6% Red, 13.3% Green, and 32.2% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 32.9% Cyan, 58.5% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 67.8% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 266.2°, with saturation of 41.4% and lightness of 22.7%. The decimal value for #372252 is 3613266, and its nearest "web safe" color is #333366. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #372252 is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#372252 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorPowerful Violet Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color55, 34, 82 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color21.6%, 13.3%, 32.2% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.784, 0.867, 0.678 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.329, 0.585, 0, 0.678 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color266.2°, 41.4%, 22.7% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color266.3°, 58.5%, 32.2% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color3.671, 2.566, 8.284 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color55, 34, 82 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code3613266 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color18.212, 21.540, -25.761 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)18.212, 33.580, 309.900 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color18.212, 5.038, -29.299 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color16.017, 12.876, -19.454 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.253, 0.177, 2.566 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4281803346 / 0xff372252 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#333366 Copy
Last Updated: January 31, 2023

Shades of #372252

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #372252, its pure hue is 266.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 41.4%, and its lightness is 22.7%. 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 #372252, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #030205 to #34204d.

Tints of #372252

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #372252, its pure hue is 266.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 41.4%, and its lightness is 22.7%. 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 #372252, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #432f5c to #f3f2f5.

Tones of #372252

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #372252, its pure hue is 266.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 41.4%, 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 #372252, which range from #3a3a3a (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #330074 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #372252

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #372252! For #372252, 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, #372252. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #372252

This color, #372252, consists of 21.6% Red, 13.3% Green, and 32.2% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 55, Green = 34, Blue = 82. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #372252 is 32.9% Cyan, 58.5% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 67.8% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R21.6%
C32.9%
G13.3%
M58.5%
B32.2%
Y0.0%
K67.8%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 55 34 82
Octal 67 42 122
Hexa #37 #22 #52
Binary 00110111 00100010 01010010
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 32 58 0 67
Octal 40 72 0 103
Hexa #20 #3a #00 #43
Binary 00100000 00111010 00000000 01000011

Analogous Colors of #372252

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #372252 — which has hue 266.2° — its analogous colors are located at 236.2° and 296.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #372252.

Triadic Colors of #372252

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 #372252 — which has hue 266.2° — its triadic colors are located at 26.2° and 266.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #372252.

Complementary Color of #372252

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #372252 — which has hue 266.2° — its complementary color is located at 86.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #372252.

Split Complementary Colors of #372252

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 #372252 — which has hue 266.2° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 56.2° and 266.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #372252.

Tetradic Colors of #372252

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 #372252 — which has hue 266.2° — its tetradic colors are located at 176.2°, 266.2°, 356.2°, and 86.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #372252.

Monochromatic Colors of #372252

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #372252, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #1c1723 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #50218d (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #372252

We want to make getting started with #372252 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #372252 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #372252 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 #372252 with other HTML elements.

#372252 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #372252.
<span style="color: #372252;">The color of this text is #372252.</span>

#372252 Background Color

The background color for this text is #372252.
<div style="background-color: #372252; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #372252.</div>

#372252 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #372252.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #372252;">This color for the shadow of this text is #372252.</span>

#372252 Border Color

This is a div with border color #372252.
<div style="border: #372252 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #372252.</div>

#372252 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #372252 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #372252; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #372252 on a white background.</div></div>

#372252 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #372252 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #372252; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #372252 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #372252 to White

This is a gradient from #372252 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#372252,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#372252,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#372252,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#372252,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #372252 to white.</div>

Gradient from #372252 to Black

This is a gradient from #372252 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#372252,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#372252,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#372252,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#372252,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #372252 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #372252

In addition to using #372252 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 #372252 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #372252, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 55, Green = 34, Blue = 82). If you need details about the color coordinates of #372252 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 #372252
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(55, 34, 82)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #372252; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #372252; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #372252; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(55, 34, 82);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#372252")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:55, green:34, blue:82, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:55 green:34 blue:82 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(55f, 34f, 82f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(55, 34, 82);
 

#372252 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #372252 the same way. For those with color blindness, #372252 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #372252 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #372252 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 #372252 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 #372252 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

Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #372252 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 13.9:1 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
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WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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