#68447c Color Information

#68447c 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 #68447c, and its official name is Pageantry Purple. In RGB, it consists of 40.8% Red, 26.7% Green, and 48.6% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 16.1% Cyan, 45.2% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 51.4% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 278.6°, with saturation of 29.2% and lightness of 37.6%. The decimal value for #68447c is 6833276, and its nearest "web safe" color is #663366. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #68447c 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#68447c Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorPageantry Purple Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color104, 68, 124 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color40.8%, 26.7%, 48.6% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.592, 0.733, 0.514 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.161, 0.452, 0, 0.514 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color278.6°, 29.2%, 37.6% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color278.6°, 45.2%, 48.6% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color11.414, 8.533, 20.114 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color104, 68, 124 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code6833276 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color35.068, 26.561, -25.857 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)35.068, 37.068, 315.770 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color35.068, 14.012, -38.240 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color29.210, 18.631, -20.379 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.285, 0.213, 8.533 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4285023356 / 0xff68447c Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#663366 Copy
Last Updated: March 1, 2024

Shades of #68447c

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #68447c, its pure hue is 278.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 29.2%, and its lightness is 37.6%. 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 9 different shades of #68447c, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0d0910 to #5b3c6d.

Tints of #68447c

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #68447c, its pure hue is 278.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 29.2%, and its lightness is 37.6%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #68447c, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #7b5b8c to #ece8ef.

Tones of #68447c

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #68447c, its pure hue is 278.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 29.2%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #68447c, which range from #606060 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #7b00c0 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #68447c

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #68447c! For #68447c, 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, #68447c. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #68447c

This color, #68447c, consists of 40.8% Red, 26.7% Green, and 48.6% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 104, Green = 68, Blue = 124. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #68447c is 16.1% Cyan, 45.2% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 51.4% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R40.8%
C16.1%
G26.7%
M45.2%
B48.6%
Y0.0%
K51.4%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 104 68 124
Octal 150 104 174
Hexa #68 #44 #7c
Binary 01101000 01000100 01111100
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 16 45 0 51
Octal 20 55 0 63
Hexa #10 #2d #00 #33
Binary 00010000 00101101 00000000 00110011

Analogous Colors of #68447c

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #68447c — which has hue 278.6° — its analogous colors are located at 248.6° and 308.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #68447c.

Triadic Colors of #68447c

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 #68447c — which has hue 278.6° — its triadic colors are located at 38.6° and 278.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #68447c.

Complementary Color of #68447c

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #68447c — which has hue 278.6° — its complementary color is located at 98.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #68447c.

Split Complementary Colors of #68447c

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 #68447c — which has hue 278.6° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 68.6° and 278.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #68447c.

Tetradic Colors of #68447c

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 #68447c — which has hue 278.6° — its tetradic colors are located at 188.6°, 278.6°, 8.6°, and 98.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #68447c.

Monochromatic Colors of #68447c

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #68447c, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #322937 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #9e5fc1 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #68447c

We want to make getting started with #68447c on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #68447c into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #68447c 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 #68447c with other HTML elements.

#68447c Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #68447c.
<span style="color: #68447c;">The color of this text is #68447c.</span>

#68447c Background Color

The background color for this text is #68447c.
<div style="background-color: #68447c; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #68447c.</div>

#68447c Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #68447c.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #68447c;">This color for the shadow of this text is #68447c.</span>

#68447c Border Color

This is a div with border color #68447c.
<div style="border: #68447c 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #68447c.</div>

#68447c Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #68447c on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #68447c; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #68447c on a white background.</div></div>

#68447c Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #68447c on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #68447c; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #68447c on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #68447c to White

This is a gradient from #68447c to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#68447c,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#68447c,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#68447c,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#68447c,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #68447c to white.</div>

Gradient from #68447c to Black

This is a gradient from #68447c to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#68447c,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#68447c,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#68447c,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#68447c,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #68447c to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #68447c

In addition to using #68447c 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 #68447c in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #68447c, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 104, Green = 68, Blue = 124). If you need details about the color coordinates of #68447c 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 #68447c
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(104, 68, 124)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #68447c; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #68447c; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #68447c; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(104, 68, 124);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#68447c")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:104, green:68, blue:124, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:104 green:68 blue:124 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(104f, 68f, 124f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(104, 68, 124);
 

#68447c Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #68447c the same way. For those with color blindness, #68447c might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #68447c looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #68447c 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 #68447c 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 #68447c 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 #68447c 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 7.8:1 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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