#8c3ddb Color Information

#8c3ddb 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 #8c3ddb. In RGB, it consists of 54.9% Red, 23.9% Green, and 85.9% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 36.1% Cyan, 72.1% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 14.1% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 270.0°, with saturation of 68.7% and lightness of 54.9%. The decimal value for #8c3ddb is 9190875, and its nearest "web safe" color is #9933cc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #8c3ddb 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#8c3ddb Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color140, 61, 219 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color54.9%, 23.9%, 85.9% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.451, 0.761, 0.141 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.361, 0.721, 0, 0.141 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color270.0°, 68.7%, 54.9% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color270.0°, 72.1%, 85.9% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color25.270, 14.027, 68.394 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color140, 61, 219 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code9190875 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color44.272, 61.715, -67.366 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)44.272, 91.361, 312.493 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color44.272, 18.095, -104.732 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color37.453, 54.893, -82.053 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.235, 0.130, 14.027 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4287380955 / 0xff8c3ddb Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#9933cc Copy
Last Updated: May 18, 2024

Shades of #8c3ddb

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #8c3ddb, its pure hue is 270.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 68.7%, and its lightness is 54.9%. 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 9 different shades of #8c3ddb, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #12081b to #7b35c0.

Tints of #8c3ddb

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #8c3ddb, its pure hue is 270.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 68.7%, and its lightness is 54.9%. 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 #8c3ddb, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #9a55e0 to #f1e7fb.

Tones of #8c3ddb

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #8c3ddb, its pure hue is 270.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 68.7%, 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 #8c3ddb, which range from #8c8c8c (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #8c19ff (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #8c3ddb

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #8c3ddb! For #8c3ddb, 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, #8c3ddb. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #8c3ddb

This color, #8c3ddb, consists of 54.9% Red, 23.9% Green, and 85.9% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 140, Green = 61, Blue = 219. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #8c3ddb is 36.1% Cyan, 72.1% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 14.1% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R54.9%
C36.1%
G23.9%
M72.1%
B85.9%
Y0.0%
K14.1%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 140 61 219
Octal 214 75 333
Hexa #8c #3d #db
Binary 10001100 00111101 11011011
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 36 72 0 14
Octal 44 110 0 16
Hexa #24 #48 #00 #0e
Binary 00100100 01001000 00000000 00001110

Analogous Colors of #8c3ddb

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #8c3ddb — which has hue 270.0° — its analogous colors are located at 240.0° and 300.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #8c3ddb.

Triadic Colors of #8c3ddb

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 #8c3ddb — which has hue 270.0° — its triadic colors are located at 30.0° and 270.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #8c3ddb.

Complementary Color of #8c3ddb

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #8c3ddb — which has hue 270.0° — its complementary color is located at 90.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #8c3ddb.

Split Complementary Colors of #8c3ddb

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 #8c3ddb — which has hue 270.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 60.0° and 270.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #8c3ddb.

Tetradic Colors of #8c3ddb

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 #8c3ddb — which has hue 270.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 180.0°, 270.0°, 360.0°, and 90.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #8c3ddb.

Monochromatic Colors of #8c3ddb

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #8c3ddb, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #53277e — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #c695f6 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #8c3ddb

We want to make getting started with #8c3ddb on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #8c3ddb into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #8c3ddb 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 #8c3ddb with other HTML elements.

#8c3ddb Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #8c3ddb.
<span style="color: #8c3ddb;">The color of this text is #8c3ddb.</span>

#8c3ddb Background Color

The background color for this text is #8c3ddb.
<div style="background-color: #8c3ddb; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #8c3ddb.</div>

#8c3ddb Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #8c3ddb.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #8c3ddb;">This color for the shadow of this text is #8c3ddb.</span>

#8c3ddb Border Color

This is a div with border color #8c3ddb.
<div style="border: #8c3ddb 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #8c3ddb.</div>

#8c3ddb Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #8c3ddb on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #8c3ddb; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #8c3ddb on a white background.</div></div>

#8c3ddb Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #8c3ddb on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #8c3ddb; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #8c3ddb on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #8c3ddb to White

This is a gradient from #8c3ddb to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#8c3ddb,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#8c3ddb,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#8c3ddb,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#8c3ddb,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #8c3ddb to white.</div>

Gradient from #8c3ddb to Black

This is a gradient from #8c3ddb to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#8c3ddb,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#8c3ddb,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#8c3ddb,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#8c3ddb,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #8c3ddb to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #8c3ddb

In addition to using #8c3ddb 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 #8c3ddb in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #8c3ddb, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 140, Green = 61, Blue = 219). If you need details about the color coordinates of #8c3ddb 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 #8c3ddb
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(140, 61, 219)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #8c3ddb; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #8c3ddb; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #8c3ddb; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(140, 61, 219);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#8c3ddb")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:140, green:61, blue:219, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:140 green:61 blue:219 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(140f, 61f, 219f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(140, 61, 219);
 

#8c3ddb Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #8c3ddb the same way. For those with color blindness, #8c3ddb might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #8c3ddb looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #8c3ddb 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 #8c3ddb 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 #8c3ddb 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

Not Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #8c3ddb 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 5.5:1 against white. While there are some situations where this contrast is high enough to be considered accessible under the AA or AAA level standards, it is not high enough to be considered accessible in all cases. Details about the specific circumstances where #8c3ddb would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

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