CSS notation

Use this for all CSS properties that accept a color as a value: color, background-color, border-color
#8c8cff
rgb(140,140,255)
hsl(240, 100%, 77%)

Color spaces

Names and values for each color representation
HSL
Hue240°
Saturation100%
Lightness77.45%
HSV / HSB
Hue240°
Saturation45.1%
Value / Brightness100%
RGB
Red54.9%
Green54.9%
Blue100%
CMYK
Cyan45.1%
Magenta45.1%
Yellow0%
Black0%
YCbCr
Y0.6
Cb0.23
Cr-0.04

Nearest Colors Name

Most similar colors in standard

Color Harmonies

Schemes of colors that work well together
Complementary Harmony Color Scheme of #8c8cff

Complementary

Create the strongest contrast.
Triad Harmony Color Scheme of #8c8cff

Triad

Let one color dominate and use the other two for the accent.
Square Harmony Color Scheme of #8c8cff

Square

Balance between warm and cool colors.
Adjacent Harmony Color Scheme of #8c8cff

Adjacent / Analogous / Analogic

Pleasing and harmonious to the eye, they can be found in nature.
Split Complementary Harmony Color Scheme of #8c8cff

Split Complementary

Low tension, strong visual contrast.
Rectangle Tetradic Harmony Color Scheme of #8c8cff

Rectangle / Tetradic

Two complementary pairs for a total of four colors.

Tints, Shades, and Tones

Tints of color #8c8cff

Tints

A tint is obtained by adding white to a color. This process reduces darkness.
Shades of color #8c8cff

Shades

A shade is obtained by adding black to a color. This process increases darkness.
Tones of color #8c8cff

Tones

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