#af60bd Color Information

#af60bd 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 #af60bd. In RGB, it consists of 68.6% Red, 37.6% Green, and 74.1% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 7.4% Cyan, 49.2% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 25.9% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 291.0°, with saturation of 41.3% and lightness of 55.9%. The decimal value for #af60bd is 11493565, and its nearest "web safe" color is #9966cc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #af60bd 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#af60bd Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color175, 96, 189 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color68.6%, 37.6%, 74.1% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.314, 0.624, 0.259 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.074, 0.492, 0, 0.259 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color291.0°, 41.3%, 55.9% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color291.0°, 49.2%, 74.1% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color31.047, 21.154, 50.591 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color175, 96, 189 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code11493565 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color53.117, 46.429, -35.738 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)53.117, 58.591, 322.414 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color53.117, 34.855, -60.535 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color45.993, 40.007, -33.021 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.302, 0.206, 21.154 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4289683645 / 0xffaf60bd Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#9966cc Copy
Last Updated: February 21, 2024

Shades of #af60bd

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #af60bd, its pure hue is 291.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 41.3%, and its lightness is 55.9%. 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 #af60bd, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #160c18 to #9954a5.

Tints of #af60bd

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #af60bd, its pure hue is 291.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 41.3%, and its lightness is 55.9%. 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 #af60bd, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #b974c5 to #f5ebf7.

Tones of #af60bd

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #af60bd, its pure hue is 291.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 41.3%, 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 #af60bd, which range from #8f8f8f (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #dd1eff (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #af60bd

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #af60bd! For #af60bd, 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, #af60bd. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #af60bd

This color, #af60bd, consists of 68.6% Red, 37.6% Green, and 74.1% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 175, Green = 96, Blue = 189. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #af60bd is 7.4% Cyan, 49.2% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 25.9% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R68.6%
C7.4%
G37.6%
M49.2%
B74.1%
Y0.0%
K25.9%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 175 96 189
Octal 257 140 275
Hexa #af #60 #bd
Binary 10101111 01100000 10111101
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 7 49 0 25
Octal 7 61 0 31
Hexa #07 #31 #00 #19
Binary 00000111 00110001 00000000 00011001

Analogous Colors of #af60bd

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #af60bd — which has hue 291.0° — its analogous colors are located at 261.0° and 321.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #af60bd.

Triadic Colors of #af60bd

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 #af60bd — which has hue 291.0° — its triadic colors are located at 51.0° and 291.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #af60bd.

Complementary Color of #af60bd

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #af60bd — which has hue 291.0° — its complementary color is located at 111.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #af60bd.

Split Complementary Colors of #af60bd

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 #af60bd — which has hue 291.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 81.0° and 291.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #af60bd.

Tetradic Colors of #af60bd

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 #af60bd — which has hue 291.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 201.0°, 291.0°, 21.0°, and 111.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #af60bd.

Monochromatic Colors of #af60bd

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #af60bd, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #634468 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #dfa4ea (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #af60bd

We want to make getting started with #af60bd on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #af60bd into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #af60bd 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 #af60bd with other HTML elements.

#af60bd Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #af60bd.
<span style="color: #af60bd;">The color of this text is #af60bd.</span>

#af60bd Background Color

The background color for this text is #af60bd.
<div style="background-color: #af60bd; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #af60bd.</div>

#af60bd Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #af60bd.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #af60bd;">This color for the shadow of this text is #af60bd.</span>

#af60bd Border Color

This is a div with border color #af60bd.
<div style="border: #af60bd 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #af60bd.</div>

#af60bd Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #af60bd on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #af60bd; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #af60bd on a white background.</div></div>

#af60bd Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #af60bd on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #af60bd; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #af60bd on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #af60bd to White

This is a gradient from #af60bd to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#af60bd,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#af60bd,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#af60bd,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#af60bd,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #af60bd to white.</div>

Gradient from #af60bd to Black

This is a gradient from #af60bd to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#af60bd,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#af60bd,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#af60bd,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#af60bd,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #af60bd to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #af60bd

In addition to using #af60bd 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 #af60bd in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #af60bd, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 175, Green = 96, Blue = 189). If you need details about the color coordinates of #af60bd 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 #af60bd
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(175, 96, 189)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #af60bd; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #af60bd; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #af60bd; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(175, 96, 189);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#af60bd")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:175, green:96, blue:189, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:175 green:96 blue:189 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(175f, 96f, 189f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(175, 96, 189);
 

#af60bd Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #af60bd the same way. For those with color blindness, #af60bd might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #af60bd looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #af60bd 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 #af60bd 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 #af60bd 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 #af60bd 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 4.0:1 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 #af60bd would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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