#9170dd Color Information

#9170dd 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 #9170dd. In RGB, it consists of 56.9% Red, 43.9% Green, and 86.7% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 34.4% Cyan, 49.3% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 13.3% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 258.2°, with saturation of 61.6% and lightness of 65.3%. The decimal value for #9170dd is 9531613, and its nearest "web safe" color is #9966cc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #9170dd 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#9170dd Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color145, 112, 221 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color56.9%, 43.9%, 86.7% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.431, 0.561, 0.133 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.344, 0.493, 0, 0.133 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color258.2°, 61.6%, 65.3% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color258.2°, 49.3%, 86.7% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color30.522, 22.828, 71.204 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color145, 112, 221 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code9531613 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color54.895, 36.814, -51.365 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)54.895, 63.195, 305.630 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color54.895, 7.354, -84.255 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color47.779, 30.416, -54.913 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.245, 0.183, 22.828 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4287721693 / 0xff9170dd Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#9966cc Copy
Last Updated: December 5, 2022

Shades of #9170dd

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #9170dd, its pure hue is 258.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 61.6%, and its lightness is 65.3%. 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 #9170dd, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #09070d to #8869d0.

Tints of #9170dd

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #9170dd, its pure hue is 258.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 61.6%, and its lightness is 65.3%. 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 #9170dd, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #9778df to #f9f7fd.

Tones of #9170dd

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #9170dd, its pure hue is 258.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 61.6%, 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 #9170dd, which range from #a7a7a7 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #844eff (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #9170dd

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #9170dd! For #9170dd, 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, #9170dd. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #9170dd

This color, #9170dd, consists of 56.9% Red, 43.9% Green, and 86.7% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 145, Green = 112, Blue = 221. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #9170dd is 34.4% Cyan, 49.3% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 13.3% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R56.9%
C34.4%
G43.9%
M49.3%
B86.7%
Y0.0%
K13.3%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 145 112 221
Octal 221 160 335
Hexa #91 #70 #dd
Binary 10010001 01110000 11011101
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 34 49 0 13
Octal 42 61 0 15
Hexa #22 #31 #00 #0d
Binary 00100010 00110001 00000000 00001101

Analogous Colors of #9170dd

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #9170dd — which has hue 258.2° — its analogous colors are located at 228.2° and 288.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #9170dd.

Triadic Colors of #9170dd

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 #9170dd — which has hue 258.2° — its triadic colors are located at 18.2° and 258.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #9170dd.

Complementary Color of #9170dd

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #9170dd — which has hue 258.2° — its complementary color is located at 78.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #9170dd.

Split Complementary Colors of #9170dd

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 #9170dd — which has hue 258.2° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 48.2° and 258.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #9170dd.

Tetradic Colors of #9170dd

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 #9170dd — which has hue 258.2° — its tetradic colors are located at 168.2°, 258.2°, 348.2°, and 78.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #9170dd.

Monochromatic Colors of #9170dd

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #9170dd, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #6646ae — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #c5aff7 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #9170dd

We want to make getting started with #9170dd on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #9170dd into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #9170dd 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 #9170dd with other HTML elements.

#9170dd Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #9170dd.
<span style="color: #9170dd;">The color of this text is #9170dd.</span>

#9170dd Background Color

The background color for this text is #9170dd.
<div style="background-color: #9170dd; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #9170dd.</div>

#9170dd Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #9170dd.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #9170dd;">This color for the shadow of this text is #9170dd.</span>

#9170dd Border Color

This is a div with border color #9170dd.
<div style="border: #9170dd 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #9170dd.</div>

#9170dd Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #9170dd on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #9170dd; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #9170dd on a white background.</div></div>

#9170dd Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #9170dd on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #9170dd; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #9170dd on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #9170dd to White

This is a gradient from #9170dd to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#9170dd,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#9170dd,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#9170dd,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#9170dd,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #9170dd to white.</div>

Gradient from #9170dd to Black

This is a gradient from #9170dd to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#9170dd,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#9170dd,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#9170dd,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#9170dd,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #9170dd to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #9170dd

In addition to using #9170dd 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 #9170dd in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #9170dd, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 145, Green = 112, Blue = 221). If you need details about the color coordinates of #9170dd 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 #9170dd
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(145, 112, 221)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #9170dd; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #9170dd; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #9170dd; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(145, 112, 221);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#9170dd")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:145, green:112, blue:221, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:145 green:112 blue:221 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(145f, 112f, 221f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(145, 112, 221);
 

#9170dd Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #9170dd the same way. For those with color blindness, #9170dd might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #9170dd looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #9170dd 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 #9170dd 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 #9170dd 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 Recommended

We analyzed whether #9170dd 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 3.8:1 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 #9170dd would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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