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Color space conversion

Conversion of this color for each color space representation
RGB open »
Red Green Blue
63.53% 41.57% 73.73%
HSL open »
Hue Saturation Lightness
280.98° 37.96% 57.65%
Hue Saturation Value / Brightness
280.98° 43.62% 73.73%
RGB - Normalized
Red Green Blue
0.64 0.42 0.74
HSL - Normalized
Hue Saturation Lightness
0.78 0.38 0.58
HSV / HSB - Normalized
Hue Saturation Value / Brightness
0.78 0.44 0.74
CMYK open »
Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
14% 44% 0% 26%
Y Cb Cr
0.52 0.12 0.08
29.13 21.62 50.21
L a b
53.62 37.02 -34.48
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CSS notation

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hsl(281, 38%, 58%)

Tints, Shades, and Tones

Tints of color #a26abc


A tint is obtained by adding white to a color. This process reduces darkness.
Shades of color #a26abc


A shade is obtained by adding black to a color. This process increases darkness.
Tones of color #a26abc


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 #a26abc


Create the strongest contrast.
Triad Harmony Color Scheme of #a26abc


Let one color dominate and use the other two for the accent.
Square Harmony Color Scheme of #a26abc


Balance between warm and cool colors.
Adjacent Harmony Color Scheme of #a26abc

Adjacent / Analogous / Analogic

Pleasing and harmonious to the eye, they can be found in nature.
Split Complementary Harmony Color Scheme of #a26abc

Split Complementary

Low tension, strong visual contrast.
Rectangle Tetradic Harmony Color Scheme of #a26abc

Rectangle / Tetradic

Two complementary pairs for a total of four colors.
Pentagram Harmony Color Scheme of #a26abc


Circle around the color wheel, five colors.