#bf3992 Color Information

#bf3992 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 #bf3992. In RGB, it consists of 74.9% Red, 22.4% Green, and 57.3% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 70.2% Magenta, 23.6% Yellow, and 25.1% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 320.1°, with saturation of 54% and lightness of 48.6%. The decimal value for #bf3992 is 12532114, and its nearest "web safe" color is #cc3399. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #bf3992 is red. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is magenta. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is red.
  • HexHex code for this color#bf3992 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color191, 57, 146 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color74.9%, 22.4%, 57.3% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.251, 0.776, 0.427 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.702, 0.236, 0.251 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color320.1°, 54.0%, 48.6% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color320.1°, 70.2%, 74.9% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color28.137, 16.078, 28.814 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color191, 57, 146 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code12532114 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color47.077, 61.354, -19.652 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)47.077, 64.424, 342.240 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color47.077, 72.541, -37.690 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color40.097, 55.088, -14.539 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.385, 0.220, 16.078 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4290722194 / 0xffbf3992 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#cc3399 Copy

Shades of #bf3992

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #bf3992, its pure hue is 320.1° on the color wheel and its saturation is 54.0%, and its lightness is 48.6%. 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 18 different shades of #bf3992, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0b0309 to #b43689.

Tints of #bf3992

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #bf3992, its pure hue is 320.1° on the color wheel and its saturation is 54.0%, and its lightness is 48.6%. 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 #bf3992, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #c34598 to #fbf3f9.

Tones of #bf3992

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #bf3992, its pure hue is 320.1° on the color wheel and its saturation is 54.0%, 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 #bf3992, which range from #7c7c7c (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #f800a5 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #bf3992

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #bf3992! For #bf3992, 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, #bf3992. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #bf3992

This color, #bf3992, consists of 74.9% Red, 22.4% Green, and 57.3% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 191, Green = 57, Blue = 146. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #bf3992 is 0% Cyan, 70.2% Magenta, 23.6% Yellow, and 25.1% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R74.9%
C0.0%
G22.4%
M70.2%
B57.3%
Y23.6%
K25.1%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 191 57 146
Octal 277 71 222
Hexa #bf #39 #92
Binary 10111111 00111001 10010010
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 70 23 25
Octal 0 106 27 31
Hexa #00 #46 #17 #19
Binary 00000000 01000110 00010111 00011001

Analogous Colors of #bf3992

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #bf3992 — which has hue 320.1° — its analogous colors are located at 290.1° and 350.1° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bf3992.

Triadic Colors of #bf3992

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 #bf3992 — which has hue 320.1° — its triadic colors are located at 80.1° and 320.1° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bf3992.

Complementary Color of #bf3992

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #bf3992 — which has hue 320.1° — its complementary color is located at 140.1° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bf3992.

Split Complementary Colors of #bf3992

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 #bf3992 — which has hue 320.1° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 110.1° and 320.1° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bf3992.

Tetradic Colors of #bf3992

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 #bf3992 — which has hue 320.1° — its tetradic colors are located at 230.1°, 320.1°, 50.1°, and 140.1° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bf3992.

Monochromatic Colors of #bf3992

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #bf3992, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #512b44 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #ef85cb (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #bf3992

We want to make getting started with #bf3992 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #bf3992 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #bf3992 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 #bf3992 with other HTML elements.

#bf3992 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #bf3992.
<span style="color: #bf3992;">The color of this text is #bf3992.</span>

#bf3992 Background Color

The background color for this text is #bf3992.
<div style="background-color: #bf3992; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #bf3992.</div>

#bf3992 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #bf3992.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #bf3992;">This color for the shadow of this text is #bf3992.</span>

#bf3992 Border Color

This is a div with border color #bf3992.
<div style="border: #bf3992 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #bf3992.</div>

#bf3992 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #bf3992 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #bf3992; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #bf3992 on a white background.</div></div>

#bf3992 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #bf3992 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #bf3992; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #bf3992 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #bf3992 to White

This is a gradient from #bf3992 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#bf3992,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#bf3992,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#bf3992,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#bf3992,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #bf3992 to white.</div>

Gradient from #bf3992 to Black

This is a gradient from #bf3992 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#bf3992,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#bf3992,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#bf3992,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#bf3992,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #bf3992 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #bf3992

In addition to using #bf3992 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 #bf3992 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #bf3992, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 191, Green = 57, Blue = 146). If you need details about the color coordinates of #bf3992 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 #bf3992
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(191, 57, 146)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #bf3992; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #bf3992; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #bf3992; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(191, 57, 146);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#bf3992")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:191, green:57, blue:146, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:191 green:57 blue:146 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(191f, 57f, 146f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(191, 57, 146);
 

#bf3992 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #bf3992 the same way. For those with color blindness, #bf3992 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #bf3992 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #bf3992 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 #bf3992 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 #bf3992 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 #bf3992 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 5.0:1 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 #bf3992 would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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