#c29ddc Color Information

#c29ddc 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 #c29ddc. In RGB, it consists of 76.1% Red, 61.6% Green, and 86.3% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 11.8% Cyan, 28.6% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 13.7% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 275.2°, with saturation of 47.4% and lightness of 73.9%. The decimal value for #c29ddc is 12754396, and its nearest "web safe" color is #cc99cc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #c29ddc 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#c29ddc Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color194, 157, 220 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color76.1%, 61.6%, 86.3% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.239, 0.384, 0.137 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.118, 0.286, 0, 0.137 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color275.2°, 47.4%, 73.9% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color275.2°, 28.6%, 86.3% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color47.223, 40.751, 73.087 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color194, 157, 220 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code12754396 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color70.001, 25.320, -26.838 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)70.001, 36.897, 313.333 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color70.001, 15.801, -45.953 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color63.836, 20.334, -23.197 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.293, 0.253, 40.751 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4290944476 / 0xffc29ddc Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#cc99cc Copy
Last Updated: December 5, 2022

Shades of #c29ddc

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #c29ddc, its pure hue is 275.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 47.4%, and its lightness is 73.9%. 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 #c29ddc, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0b090d to #b794cf.

Tints of #c29ddc

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #c29ddc, its pure hue is 275.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 47.4%, and its lightness is 73.9%. 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 #c29ddc, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #c6a3de to #fbf9fd.

Tones of #c29ddc

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #c29ddc, its pure hue is 275.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 47.4%, 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 #c29ddc, which range from #bdbdbd (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #c87aff (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #c29ddc

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #c29ddc! For #c29ddc, 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, #c29ddc. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #c29ddc

This color, #c29ddc, consists of 76.1% Red, 61.6% Green, and 86.3% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 194, Green = 157, Blue = 220. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #c29ddc is 11.8% Cyan, 28.6% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 13.7% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R76.1%
C11.8%
G61.6%
M28.6%
B86.3%
Y0.0%
K13.7%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 194 157 220
Octal 302 235 334
Hexa #c2 #9d #dc
Binary 11000010 10011101 11011100
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 11 28 0 13
Octal 13 34 0 15
Hexa #0b #1c #00 #0d
Binary 00001011 00011100 00000000 00001101

Analogous Colors of #c29ddc

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #c29ddc — which has hue 275.2° — its analogous colors are located at 245.2° and 305.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #c29ddc.

Triadic Colors of #c29ddc

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 #c29ddc — which has hue 275.2° — its triadic colors are located at 35.2° and 275.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #c29ddc.

Complementary Color of #c29ddc

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #c29ddc — which has hue 275.2° — its complementary color is located at 95.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #c29ddc.

Split Complementary Colors of #c29ddc

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 #c29ddc — which has hue 275.2° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 65.2° and 275.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #c29ddc.

Tetradic Colors of #c29ddc

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 #c29ddc — which has hue 275.2° — its tetradic colors are located at 185.2°, 275.2°, 5.2°, and 95.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #c29ddc.

Monochromatic Colors of #c29ddc

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #c29ddc, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #9f84b3 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #e2c6f5 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #c29ddc

We want to make getting started with #c29ddc on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #c29ddc into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #c29ddc 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 #c29ddc with other HTML elements.

#c29ddc Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #c29ddc.
<span style="color: #c29ddc;">The color of this text is #c29ddc.</span>

#c29ddc Background Color

The background color for this text is #c29ddc.
<div style="background-color: #c29ddc; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #c29ddc.</div>

#c29ddc Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #c29ddc.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #c29ddc;">This color for the shadow of this text is #c29ddc.</span>

#c29ddc Border Color

This is a div with border color #c29ddc.
<div style="border: #c29ddc 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #c29ddc.</div>

#c29ddc Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #c29ddc on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #c29ddc; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #c29ddc on a white background.</div></div>

#c29ddc Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #c29ddc on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #c29ddc; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #c29ddc on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #c29ddc to White

This is a gradient from #c29ddc to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#c29ddc,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#c29ddc,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#c29ddc,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#c29ddc,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #c29ddc to white.</div>

Gradient from #c29ddc to Black

This is a gradient from #c29ddc to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#c29ddc,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#c29ddc,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#c29ddc,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#c29ddc,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #c29ddc to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #c29ddc

In addition to using #c29ddc 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 #c29ddc in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #c29ddc, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 194, Green = 157, Blue = 220). If you need details about the color coordinates of #c29ddc 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 #c29ddc
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(194, 157, 220)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #c29ddc; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #c29ddc; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #c29ddc; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(194, 157, 220);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#c29ddc")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:194, green:157, blue:220, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:194 green:157 blue:220 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(194f, 157f, 220f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(194, 157, 220);
 

#c29ddc Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #c29ddc the same way. For those with color blindness, #c29ddc might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #c29ddc looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #c29ddc 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 #c29ddc 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 #c29ddc 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 #c29ddc 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 2.3:1 against white. Under both the AA and AAA level standards, this is not a high enough ratio to be considered accessible for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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