#ca8ba0 Color Information

#ca8ba0 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 #ca8ba0. In RGB, it consists of 79.2% Red, 54.5% Green, and 62.7% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 31.2% Magenta, 20.8% Yellow, and 20.8% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 340.0°, with saturation of 37.3% and lightness of 66.9%. The decimal value for #ca8ba0 is 13274016, and its nearest "web safe" color is #cc9999. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #ca8ba0 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#ca8ba0 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color202, 139, 160 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color79.2%, 54.5%, 62.7% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.208, 0.455, 0.373 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.312, 0.208, 0.208 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color340.0°, 37.3%, 66.9% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color340.0°, 31.2%, 79.2% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color39.935, 33.560, 37.631 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color202, 139, 160 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code13274016 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color64.612, 27.027, -1.368 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)64.612, 27.061, 357.103 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color64.612, 38.287, -6.777 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color57.931, 21.671, 2.038 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.359, 0.302, 33.560 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4291464096 / 0xffca8ba0 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#cc9999 Copy
Last Updated: March 1, 2024

Shades of #ca8ba0

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #ca8ba0, its pure hue is 340.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 37.3%, and its lightness is 66.9%. 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 #ca8ba0, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #191114 to #b17a8c.

Tints of #ca8ba0

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #ca8ba0, its pure hue is 340.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 37.3%, and its lightness is 66.9%. 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 #ca8ba0, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #d19aac to #f8f1f3.

Tones of #ca8ba0

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #ca8ba0, its pure hue is 340.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 37.3%, 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 #ca8ba0, which range from #ababab (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #ff568e (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #ca8ba0

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #ca8ba0! For #ca8ba0, 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, #ca8ba0. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #ca8ba0

This color, #ca8ba0, consists of 79.2% Red, 54.5% Green, and 62.7% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 202, Green = 139, Blue = 160. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #ca8ba0 is 0% Cyan, 31.2% Magenta, 20.8% Yellow, and 20.8% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R79.2%
C0.0%
G54.5%
M31.2%
B62.7%
Y20.8%
K20.8%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 202 139 160
Octal 312 213 240
Hexa #ca #8b #a0
Binary 11001010 10001011 10100000
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 31 20 20
Octal 0 37 24 24
Hexa #00 #1f #14 #14
Binary 00000000 00011111 00010100 00010100

Analogous Colors of #ca8ba0

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #ca8ba0 — which has hue 340.0° — its analogous colors are located at 10.0° and 340.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ca8ba0.

Triadic Colors of #ca8ba0

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 #ca8ba0 — which has hue 340.0° — its triadic colors are located at 100.0° and 340.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ca8ba0.

Complementary Color of #ca8ba0

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #ca8ba0 — which has hue 340.0° — its complementary color is located at 160.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ca8ba0.

Split Complementary Colors of #ca8ba0

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 #ca8ba0 — which has hue 340.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 130.0° and 340.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ca8ba0.

Tetradic Colors of #ca8ba0

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 #ca8ba0 — which has hue 340.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 250.0°, 340.0°, 70.0°, and 160.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ca8ba0.

Monochromatic Colors of #ca8ba0

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #ca8ba0, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #986978 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #ecbdcd (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #ca8ba0

We want to make getting started with #ca8ba0 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #ca8ba0 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #ca8ba0 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 #ca8ba0 with other HTML elements.

#ca8ba0 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #ca8ba0.
<span style="color: #ca8ba0;">The color of this text is #ca8ba0.</span>

#ca8ba0 Background Color

The background color for this text is #ca8ba0.
<div style="background-color: #ca8ba0; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #ca8ba0.</div>

#ca8ba0 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #ca8ba0.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #ca8ba0;">This color for the shadow of this text is #ca8ba0.</span>

#ca8ba0 Border Color

This is a div with border color #ca8ba0.
<div style="border: #ca8ba0 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #ca8ba0.</div>

#ca8ba0 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #ca8ba0 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #ca8ba0; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #ca8ba0 on a white background.</div></div>

#ca8ba0 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #ca8ba0 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #ca8ba0; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #ca8ba0 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #ca8ba0 to White

This is a gradient from #ca8ba0 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#ca8ba0,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#ca8ba0,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#ca8ba0,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#ca8ba0,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #ca8ba0 to white.</div>

Gradient from #ca8ba0 to Black

This is a gradient from #ca8ba0 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#ca8ba0,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#ca8ba0,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#ca8ba0,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#ca8ba0,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #ca8ba0 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #ca8ba0

In addition to using #ca8ba0 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 #ca8ba0 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #ca8ba0, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 202, Green = 139, Blue = 160). If you need details about the color coordinates of #ca8ba0 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 #ca8ba0
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(202, 139, 160)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #ca8ba0; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #ca8ba0; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #ca8ba0; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(202, 139, 160);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#ca8ba0")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:202, green:139, blue:160, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:202 green:139 blue:160 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(202f, 139f, 160f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(202, 139, 160);
 

#ca8ba0 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #ca8ba0 the same way. For those with color blindness, #ca8ba0 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #ca8ba0 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #ca8ba0 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 #ca8ba0 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 #ca8ba0 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 #ca8ba0 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 2.7:1 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
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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