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Color space conversion

Conversion of this color for each color space representation
RGB open »
Red Green Blue
53.33% 21.18% 68.24%
HSL open »
Hue Saturation Lightness
281° 52.63% 44.71%
Hue Saturation Value / Brightness
281° 68.97% 68.24%
RGB - Normalized
Red Green Blue
0.53 0.21 0.68
HSL - Normalized
Hue Saturation Lightness
0.78 0.53 0.45
HSV / HSB - Normalized
Hue Saturation Value / Brightness
0.78 0.69 0.68
CMYK open »
Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
22% 69% 0% 32%
Y Cb Cr
0.36 0.18 0.12
19.11 10.93 41.15
L a b
39.46 53.88 -48.97
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CSS notation

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hsl(281, 53%, 45%)

Tints, Shades, and Tones

Tints of color #8836ae


A tint is obtained by adding white to a color. This process reduces darkness.
Shades of color #8836ae


A shade is obtained by adding black to a color. This process increases darkness.
Tones of color #8836ae


A tone is produced either by mixing a color with grey, or by both tinting and shading.

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Color Harmonies

Schemes of colors that work well together. Read more about Color Harmonies »
Complementary Harmony Color Scheme of #8836ae


Create the strongest contrast.
Triad Harmony Color Scheme of #8836ae


Let one color dominate and use the other two for the accent.
Square Harmony Color Scheme of #8836ae


Balance between warm and cool colors.
Adjacent Harmony Color Scheme of #8836ae

Adjacent / Analogous / Analogic

Pleasing and harmonious to the eye, they can be found in nature.
Split Complementary Harmony Color Scheme of #8836ae

Split Complementary

Low tension, strong visual contrast.
Rectangle Tetradic Harmony Color Scheme of #8836ae

Rectangle / Tetradic

Two complementary pairs for a total of four colors.
Pentagram Harmony Color Scheme of #8836ae


Circle around the color wheel, five colors.