#4b0b79 Color Information

#4b0b79 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 #4b0b79. In RGB, it consists of 29.4% Red, 4.3% Green, and 47.5% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 38% Cyan, 90.9% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 52.5% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 274.9°, with saturation of 83.3% and lightness of 25.9%. The decimal value for #4b0b79 is 4918137, and its nearest "web safe" color is #330066. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #4b0b79 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#4b0b79 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color75, 11, 121 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color29.4%, 4.3%, 47.5% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.706, 0.957, 0.525 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.38, 0.909, 0, 0.525 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color274.9°, 83.3%, 25.9% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color274.9°, 90.9%, 47.5% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color6.473, 3.116, 18.349 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color75, 11, 121 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code4918137 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color20.501, 46.847, -47.538 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)20.501, 66.742, 314.580 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color20.501, 11.011, -55.785 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color17.651, 34.564, -49.279 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.232, 0.112, 3.116 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4283108217 / 0xff4b0b79 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#330066 Copy

Shades of #4b0b79

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #4b0b79, its pure hue is 274.9° on the color wheel and its saturation is 83.3%, and its lightness is 25.9%. 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 #4b0b79, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #040107 to #470a72.

Tints of #4b0b79

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #4b0b79, its pure hue is 274.9° on the color wheel and its saturation is 83.3%, and its lightness is 25.9%. 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 #4b0b79, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #561981 to #f4f1f7.

Tones of #4b0b79

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #4b0b79, its pure hue is 274.9° on the color wheel and its saturation is 83.3%, 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 #4b0b79, which range from #424242 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #4d0084 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #4b0b79

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #4b0b79! For #4b0b79, 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, #4b0b79. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #4b0b79

This color, #4b0b79, consists of 29.4% Red, 4.3% Green, and 47.5% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 75, Green = 11, Blue = 121. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #4b0b79 is 38% Cyan, 90.9% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 52.5% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R29.4%
C38.0%
G4.3%
M90.9%
B47.5%
Y0.0%
K52.5%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 75 11 121
Octal 113 13 171
Hexa #4b #0b #79
Binary 01001011 00001011 01111001
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 38 90 0 52
Octal 46 132 0 64
Hexa #26 #5a #00 #34
Binary 00100110 01011010 00000000 00110100

Analogous Colors of #4b0b79

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #4b0b79 — which has hue 274.9° — its analogous colors are located at 244.9° and 304.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #4b0b79.

Triadic Colors of #4b0b79

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 #4b0b79 — which has hue 274.9° — its triadic colors are located at 34.9° and 274.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #4b0b79.

Complementary Color of #4b0b79

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #4b0b79 — which has hue 274.9° — its complementary color is located at 94.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #4b0b79.

Split Complementary Colors of #4b0b79

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 #4b0b79 — which has hue 274.9° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 64.9° and 274.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #4b0b79.

Tetradic Colors of #4b0b79

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 #4b0b79 — which has hue 274.9° — its tetradic colors are located at 184.9°, 274.9°, 4.9°, and 94.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #4b0b79.

Monochromatic Colors of #4b0b79

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #4b0b79, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #25083a — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #7208be (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #4b0b79

We want to make getting started with #4b0b79 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #4b0b79 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #4b0b79 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 #4b0b79 with other HTML elements.

#4b0b79 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #4b0b79.
<span style="color: #4b0b79;">The color of this text is #4b0b79.</span>

#4b0b79 Background Color

The background color for this text is #4b0b79.
<div style="background-color: #4b0b79; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #4b0b79.</div>

#4b0b79 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #4b0b79.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #4b0b79;">This color for the shadow of this text is #4b0b79.</span>

#4b0b79 Border Color

This is a div with border color #4b0b79.
<div style="border: #4b0b79 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #4b0b79.</div>

#4b0b79 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #4b0b79 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #4b0b79; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #4b0b79 on a white background.</div></div>

#4b0b79 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #4b0b79 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #4b0b79; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #4b0b79 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #4b0b79 to White

This is a gradient from #4b0b79 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#4b0b79,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#4b0b79,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#4b0b79,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#4b0b79,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #4b0b79 to white.</div>

Gradient from #4b0b79 to Black

This is a gradient from #4b0b79 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#4b0b79,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#4b0b79,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#4b0b79,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#4b0b79,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #4b0b79 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #4b0b79

In addition to using #4b0b79 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 #4b0b79 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #4b0b79, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 75, Green = 11, Blue = 121). If you need details about the color coordinates of #4b0b79 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 #4b0b79
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(75, 11, 121)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #4b0b79; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #4b0b79; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #4b0b79; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(75, 11, 121);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#4b0b79")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:75, green:11, blue:121, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:75 green:11 blue:121 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(75f, 11f, 121f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(75, 11, 121);
 

#4b0b79 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #4b0b79 the same way. For those with color blindness, #4b0b79 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #4b0b79 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #4b0b79 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 #4b0b79 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 #4b0b79 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 #4b0b79 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 12.9:1 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
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WCAG AAA
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