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Color space conversion

Conversion of this color for each color space representation
RGB open »
Red Green Blue
65.49% 61.18% 73.73%
HSL open »
Hue Saturation Lightness
260.63° 19.28% 67.45%
Hue Saturation Value / Brightness
260.63° 17.02% 73.73%
RGB - Normalized
Red Green Blue
0.65 0.61 0.74
HSL - Normalized
Hue Saturation Lightness
0.72 0.19 0.67
HSV / HSB - Normalized
Hue Saturation Value / Brightness
0.72 0.17 0.74
CMYK open »
Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
11% 17% 0% 26%
Y Cb Cr
0.64 0.06 0.01
36.9 35.62 52.51
L a b
66.23 10.32 -15.06

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CSS notation

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hsl(261, 19%, 67%)

Tints, Shades, and Tones

Tints of color #a79cbc


A tint is obtained by adding white to a color. This process reduces darkness.
Shades of color #a79cbc


A shade is obtained by adding black to a color. This process increases darkness.
Tones of color #a79cbc


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 #a79cbc


Create the strongest contrast.
Triad Harmony Color Scheme of #a79cbc


Let one color dominate and use the other two for the accent.
Square Harmony Color Scheme of #a79cbc


Balance between warm and cool colors.
Adjacent Harmony Color Scheme of #a79cbc

Adjacent / Analogous / Analogic

Pleasing and harmonious to the eye, they can be found in nature.
Split Complementary Harmony Color Scheme of #a79cbc

Split Complementary

Low tension, strong visual contrast.
Rectangle Tetradic Harmony Color Scheme of #a79cbc

Rectangle / Tetradic

Two complementary pairs for a total of four colors.
Pentagram Harmony Color Scheme of #a79cbc


Circle around the color wheel, five colors.