#b746cd Color Information

#b746cd 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 #b746cd. In RGB, it consists of 71.8% Red, 27.5% Green, and 80.4% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 10.7% Cyan, 65.9% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 19.6% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 290.2°, with saturation of 57.4% and lightness of 53.9%. The decimal value for #b746cd is 12011213, and its nearest "web safe" color is #cc33cc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #b746cd 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#b746cd Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color183, 70, 205 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color71.8%, 27.5%, 80.4% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.282, 0.725, 0.196 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.107, 0.659, 0, 0.196 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color290.2°, 57.4%, 53.9% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color290.2°, 65.9%, 80.4% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color32.738, 18.855, 59.672 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color183, 70, 205 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code12011213 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color50.518, 63.775, -48.983 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)50.518, 80.416, 322.474 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color50.518, 43.956, -82.237 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color43.423, 58.588, -51.080 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.294, 0.169, 18.855 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4290201293 / 0xffb746cd Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#cc33cc Copy

Shades of #b746cd

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #b746cd, its pure hue is 290.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 57.4%, and its lightness is 53.9%. 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 #b746cd, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0b040c to #ac42c1.

Tints of #b746cd

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #b746cd, its pure hue is 290.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 57.4%, and its lightness is 53.9%. 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 #b746cd, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #bb51d0 to #fbf4fc.

Tones of #b746cd

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #b746cd, its pure hue is 290.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 57.4%, 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 #b746cd, which range from #8a8a8a (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #d914ff (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #b746cd

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #b746cd! For #b746cd, 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, #b746cd. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #b746cd

This color, #b746cd, consists of 71.8% Red, 27.5% Green, and 80.4% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 183, Green = 70, Blue = 205. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #b746cd is 10.7% Cyan, 65.9% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 19.6% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R71.8%
C10.7%
G27.5%
M65.9%
B80.4%
Y0.0%
K19.6%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 183 70 205
Octal 267 106 315
Hexa #b7 #46 #cd
Binary 10110111 01000110 11001101
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 10 65 0 19
Octal 12 101 0 23
Hexa #0a #41 #00 #13
Binary 00001010 01000001 00000000 00010011

Analogous Colors of #b746cd

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #b746cd — which has hue 290.2° — its analogous colors are located at 260.2° and 320.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #b746cd.

Triadic Colors of #b746cd

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 #b746cd — which has hue 290.2° — its triadic colors are located at 50.2° and 290.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #b746cd.

Complementary Color of #b746cd

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #b746cd — which has hue 290.2° — its complementary color is located at 110.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #b746cd.

Split Complementary Colors of #b746cd

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 #b746cd — which has hue 290.2° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 80.2° and 290.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #b746cd.

Tetradic Colors of #b746cd

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 #b746cd — which has hue 290.2° — its tetradic colors are located at 200.2°, 290.2°, 20.2°, and 110.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #b746cd.

Monochromatic Colors of #b746cd

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #b746cd, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #62326b — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #e396f3 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #b746cd

We want to make getting started with #b746cd on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #b746cd into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #b746cd 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 #b746cd with other HTML elements.

#b746cd Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #b746cd.
<span style="color: #b746cd;">The color of this text is #b746cd.</span>

#b746cd Background Color

The background color for this text is #b746cd.
<div style="background-color: #b746cd; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #b746cd.</div>

#b746cd Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #b746cd.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #b746cd;">This color for the shadow of this text is #b746cd.</span>

#b746cd Border Color

This is a div with border color #b746cd.
<div style="border: #b746cd 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #b746cd.</div>

#b746cd Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #b746cd on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #b746cd; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #b746cd on a white background.</div></div>

#b746cd Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #b746cd on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #b746cd; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #b746cd on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #b746cd to White

This is a gradient from #b746cd to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#b746cd,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#b746cd,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#b746cd,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#b746cd,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #b746cd to white.</div>

Gradient from #b746cd to Black

This is a gradient from #b746cd to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#b746cd,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#b746cd,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#b746cd,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#b746cd,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #b746cd to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #b746cd

In addition to using #b746cd 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 #b746cd in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #b746cd, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 183, Green = 70, Blue = 205). If you need details about the color coordinates of #b746cd 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 #b746cd
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(183, 70, 205)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #b746cd; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #b746cd; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #b746cd; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(183, 70, 205);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#b746cd")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:183, green:70, blue:205, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:183 green:70 blue:205 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(183f, 70f, 205f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(183, 70, 205);
 

#b746cd Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #b746cd the same way. For those with color blindness, #b746cd might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #b746cd looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #b746cd 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 #b746cd 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 #b746cd 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 #b746cd 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 4.4:1 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 #b746cd 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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