Converting Colors

Conversions · Details · Harmonies · Images · Preview · CSS · Help

Conversions

New: Converting Colors offers a new tool to do mass color conversions.

FormatColor
HSL47°, 24%, 66%
CIELCh74, 17.367, 96.516
Yxy46.0089, 0.3468, 0.3705
Android (android.graphics.Color)4290688405 (0xFFBEB595)
YUV180.0430, -15.3042, 8.7323

Get Conversions and Harmonies as JSON or XML via the REST API.


Details

The CMY color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151 is a light color, and the websafe version is hex CCCC99. A complement of this color would be 0.4151, 0.3797, 0.2560, and the grayscale version is 0.2944, 0.2944, 0.2944.

A 20% lighter version of the original color is 0.0314, 0.0706, 0.2039, and 0.4667, 0.4980, 0.6157 is the 20% darker color. If you saturate the color by 10%, you get 0.2560, 0.3080, 0.4895, and if you desaturate by 10%, it is 0.2560, 0.2748, 0.3407.

Distribution

RGB Color DistributionThe distribution of the RGB values, red, green and blue.RedThe Perecentage of Red in the Color.GreenThe Perecentage of Green in the Color.BlueThe Perecentage of Blue in the Color.RGB
RYB Color DistributionThe distribution of the RYB values, red, yellow and blue.RedThe Perecentage of Red in the Color.YellowThe Perecentage of Yellow in the Color.BlueThe Perecentage of Blue in the Color.RYB
CMYK Color DistributionThe distribution of the CMYK values, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black.CyanThe Perecentage of Cyan in the Color.MagentaThe Perecentage of Magenta in the Color.YellowThe Perecentage of Yellow in the Color.BlackThe Perecentage of Black in the Color.CMYK
CMY Color DistributionThe distribution of the CMY values, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow.CyanThe Perecentage of Cyan in the Color.MagentaThe Perecentage of Magenta in the Color.YellowThe Perecentage of Yellow in the Color.CMY

Brightness Gradient

These gradients show how the CMY color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151 changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first figure shows a shift by +10% for each color and the second figure -10%.

Brightness GradientThese gradients show how the {format} color {color} changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first figure shows a shift by +10% for each color and the second figure -10%.0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151The Color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.0.0000, 0.0000, 0.0000The Color 0.0000, 0.0000, 0.0000.0.0000, 0.0000, 0.0921The Color 0.0000, 0.0000, 0.0921.0.0341, 0.0727, 0.2026The Color 0.0341, 0.0727, 0.2026.0.1463, 0.1834, 0.3103The Color 0.1463, 0.1834, 0.3103.0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151The Color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.Brightness Gradient
Brightness GradientThese gradients show how the {format} color {color} changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first figure shows a shift by +10% for each color and the second figure -10%.0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151The Color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.1.0000, 1.0000, 1.0000The Color 1.0000, 1.0000, 1.0000.0.9439, 0.9469, 1.0000The Color 0.9439, 0.9469, 1.0000.0.8438, 0.8634, 0.9745The Color 0.8438, 0.8634, 0.9745.0.7573, 0.7795, 0.8825The Color 0.7573, 0.7795, 0.8825.0.6643, 0.6902, 0.7981The Color 0.6643, 0.6902, 0.7981.0.5673, 0.5962, 0.7086The Color 0.5673, 0.5962, 0.7086.0.4667, 0.4981, 0.6146The Color 0.4667, 0.4981, 0.6146.0.3629, 0.3964, 0.5166The Color 0.3629, 0.3964, 0.5166.0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151The Color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.Brightness Gradient

Saturation Gradient

Similar to the brightness gradients but the following show a change of the CMY color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151 by changing the saturation by 10% instead.

Saturation GradientSimilar to the brightness gradients but the following show a change of the {format} color {color} by changing the saturation by 10% instead.0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151The Color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.0.2560, 0.4215, 1.0000The Color 0.2560, 0.4215, 1.0000.0.2560, 0.4073, 0.9359The Color 0.2560, 0.4073, 0.9359.0.2560, 0.3907, 0.8615The Color 0.2560, 0.3907, 0.8615.0.2560, 0.3742, 0.7871The Color 0.2560, 0.3742, 0.7871.0.2560, 0.3576, 0.7127The Color 0.2560, 0.3576, 0.7127.0.2560, 0.3411, 0.6383The Color 0.2560, 0.3411, 0.6383.0.2560, 0.3245, 0.5639The Color 0.2560, 0.3245, 0.5639.0.2560, 0.3080, 0.4895The Color 0.2560, 0.3080, 0.4895.0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151The Color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.Saturation Gradient
Saturation GradientSimilar to the brightness gradients but the following show a change of the {format} color {color} by changing the saturation by 10% instead.0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151The Color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.0.2560, 0.1424, 0.0000The Color 0.2560, 0.1424, 0.0000.0.2560, 0.1590, 0.0000The Color 0.2560, 0.1590, 0.0000.0.2560, 0.1755, 0.0000The Color 0.2560, 0.1755, 0.0000.0.2560, 0.1921, 0.0000The Color 0.2560, 0.1921, 0.0000.0.2560, 0.2086, 0.0431The Color 0.2560, 0.2086, 0.0431.0.2560, 0.2252, 0.1175The Color 0.2560, 0.2252, 0.1175.0.2560, 0.2417, 0.1919The Color 0.2560, 0.2417, 0.1919.0.2560, 0.2583, 0.2663The Color 0.2560, 0.2583, 0.2663.0.2560, 0.2748, 0.3407The Color 0.2560, 0.2748, 0.3407.0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151The Color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.Saturation Gradient

Harmonies

Analogous

The analogous color harmony consists of three colors that are next to each other on the color wheel.

AnalogousThe analogous color harmony consists of three colors that are next to each other on the color wheel.0.1980, 0.3120, 0.4041The Color 0.1980, 0.3120, 0.4041.0.3266, 0.2725, 0.3927The Color 0.3266, 0.2725, 0.3927.0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151The Color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.0.1980, 0.3120, 0.4041The Color 0.1980, 0.3120, 0.4041.Analogous

Triad

The triadic color harmony groups three colors that are evenly spaced from another and form a triangle on the color wheel.

TriadThe triadic color harmony groups three colors that are evenly spaced from another and form a triangle on the color wheel.0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151The Color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.0.1977, 0.3286, 0.2404The Color 0.1977, 0.3286, 0.2404.0.4548, 0.2588, 0.2196The Color 0.4548, 0.2588, 0.2196.0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151The Color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.Triad

Complementary

The complementary color scheme is a pair of colors which are on the opposite of each other on the color wheel.

ComplementaryThe complementary color scheme is a pair of colors which are on the opposite of each other on the color wheel.0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151The Color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.0.4151, 0.3797, 0.2560The Color 0.4151, 0.3797, 0.2560.0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151The Color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.Complementary

Split Complementary

Split-complementary colors differ from the complementary color scheme. The scheme consists of three colors, the original color and two neighbors of the complement color.

Split ComplementarySplit-complementary colors differ from the complementary color scheme. The scheme consists of three colors, the original color and two neighbors of the complement color.0.2627, 0.3118, 0.1911The Color 0.2627, 0.3118, 0.1911.0.4165, 0.2715, 0.1790The Color 0.4165, 0.2715, 0.1790.0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151The Color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.0.2627, 0.3118, 0.1911The Color 0.2627, 0.3118, 0.1911.Split Complementary

Square

The square scheme is like the rectangle color scheme, but the four colors are evenly spaced on the color wheel.

SquareThe square scheme is like the rectangle color scheme, but the four colors are evenly spaced on the color wheel.0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151The Color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.0.1631, 0.3349, 0.3032The Color 0.1631, 0.3349, 0.3032.0.3435, 0.2907, 0.1686The Color 0.3435, 0.2907, 0.1686.0.4448, 0.2547, 0.2797The Color 0.4448, 0.2547, 0.2797.0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151The Color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.Square

Rectangle

The rectangle color scheme consists of four colors that form a rectangle on the color wheel.

RectangleThe rectangle color scheme consists of four colors that form a rectangle on the color wheel.0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151The Color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.0.2165, 0.3239, 0.2217The Color 0.2165, 0.3239, 0.2217.0.3435, 0.2907, 0.1686The Color 0.3435, 0.2907, 0.1686.0.3737, 0.2631, 0.3619The Color 0.3737, 0.2631, 0.3619.0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151The Color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.Rectangle

Sweetspot

The sweet spot groups the original color and five complimentary colors.

SweetspotThe sweet spot groups the original color and five complimentary colors.0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151The Color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.0.5100, 0.5100, 0.5100The Color 0.5100, 0.5100, 0.5100.0.0100, 0.0100, 0.0100The Color 0.0100, 0.0100, 0.0100.0.5100, 0.5176, 0.5443The Color 0.5100, 0.5176, 0.5443.0.2560, 0.4151, 0.3780The Color 0.2560, 0.4151, 0.3780.0.0300, 0.0429, 0.0882The Color 0.0300, 0.0429, 0.0882.0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151The Color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.Sweetspot

SVG Images

A selection of SVG images using the hex version #BEB595 of the current color.

#BEB595

Previews

White Background

This preview shows how the CMY color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151 looks on a white background.

The color contrast ratio for these colors is 2.05, which fails to comply with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0. Details can be found at https://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/.

Black Background

This preview shows how the CMY color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151 looks on a black background.

The color contrast ratio for these colors is 10.23, which passes the AAA level of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 for all text sizes. Details can be found at https://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/.

CMY 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151 Background

This preview shows how black text looks on a background with the CMY color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.

This preview shows how white text looks on a background with the CMY color 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151.


CSS Examples


The CSS property to change the color of the text to CMY 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151 is called "color". The color property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .text, #text, p{ color:rgb(190, 181, 149) }.

This example shows how text in the color rgb(190, 181, 149) looks like.

If you want to add a text shadow in that color use .shadow{ text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px rgb(190, 181, 149) }.

Here you see how black text with a 4 pixel rgb(190, 181, 149) colored shadow looks like.

Border

This example shows the color as border, it can be applied via the CSS property "border" or "border-color".

The CSS property to change the border of an element to CMY 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151 is called "border". The border property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .border, #border, table{ border:4px solid rgb(190, 181, 149) }.

If only the border color should be changed .border{ border-color:rgb(190, 181, 149) } can be used.

Here you see how a box with a 4 pixel rgb(190, 181, 149) colored shadow looks like.

If you want to add a box shadow in that color use .boxshadow{ -moz-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px rgb(190, 181, 149); -webkit-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px rgb(190, 181, 149); box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px rgb(190, 181, 149) }.

Background

The CSS property to change the background color of an element to CMY 0.2560, 0.2914, 0.4151 is called "background". The background property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .background, #background, body{ background:rgb(190, 181, 149) }.

If only the background color should be changed .background{ background-color:rgb(190, 181, 149) } can be used.

This example shows the color as background, it is applied via the CSS property "background".



To optimize and compress your CSS code, you can use our online CSS compressor and optimizer based on csstidy. If you want to create a linear gradient as background or border, check our CSS Gradient Generator.

Upskill your career and get 10% off on a Udacity Nanodegrees ProgramAdvertisment🛈

How-to use Converting Colors

To convert, paste a string in one of these color formats, for example, "BEB595", into the input field and click on convert. The result will be in the section Color Conversions, and the following sections will provide you with further details on the color.

Some color formats use the same notation, and the conversion will guess the composition of the search query. As an example, if you try to convert the string "47°, 21%, 74%" it could be an HSV or HSL color, the conversion will assume HSL in this case.

As this could lead to wrong conversions, you can define which format you are passing by wrapping your color string in brackets with the format in front. The search string "HSV(47°, 21%, 74%)" will give you the correct HSV color as there is no need to guess the format. Other examples would be "CIELAB(73.55, -1.97, 17.26)", "CIELCH(74, 17.367, 96.516)", "YXY(46.0089, 0.3468, 0.3705)" and "CMYK(0.00, 0.05, 0.21, 0.26)".