Converting Colors

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Details

The Hex color 4C516D is a dark color, and the websafe version is hex 666699, and the color name is independence. A complement of this color would be 6D684C, and the grayscale version is 535353.

A 20% lighter version of the original color is 7E82A1, and 1E253D is the 20% darker color. If you saturate the color by 10%, you get 41486D, and if you desaturate by 10%, it is 575A6D.

Distribution

30%32%43%Red, Green, Blue30%31%43%Red, Yellow, Blue30%26%0%57%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black70%68%57%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow

Brightness Gradient

These gradients show how the Hex color 4C516D changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first row shows a shift by +10% for each color and the second row -10%.

4C516D6469867E82A1989CBCB3B7D7CED3F4EBEFFFFFFFFF
4C516D353A551E253D080F27000112000000

Saturation Gradient

Similar to the brightness gradients but the following show a change of the Hex color 4C516D by changing the saturation by 10% instead.

4C516D41486D363F6D2B356D202C6D15236D0B1A6D00116D
4C516D575A6D62636D6D6D6D78766D837F6D8D886D98926DA39B6DAEA46D

Harmonies

Analogous

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

Triad

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

Complementary

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

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.

Square

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

Rectangle

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

Sweetspot

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

4C516D82848F4C6D67404147C7C7C7474747

SVG Images

A selection of SVG images using the hex version #4C516D of the current color.

#4C516D

Previews

White Background

This preview shows how the Hex color 4C516D looks on a white background.

Black Background

This preview shows how the Hex color 4C516D looks on a black background.

Hex 4C516D Background

This preview shows how black text looks on a background with the Hex color 4C516D.

This preview shows how white text looks on a background with the Hex color 4C516D.


CSS Examples

The CSS property to change the color of the text to Hex 4C516D is called "color". The color property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .text, #text, p{ color:#4C516D }.

This example shows how text in the color #4C516D looks like.

If you want to add a text shadow in that color use .shadow{ text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #4C516D }.

Here you see how black text with a 4 pixel #4C516D 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 Hex 4C516D is called "border". The border property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .border, #border, table{ border:4px solid #4C516D }.

If only the border color should be changed .border{ border-color:#4C516D } can be used.

Here you see how a box with a 4 pixel #4C516D colored shadow looks like.

If you want to add a box shadow in that color use .boxshadow{ -moz-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #4C516D; -webkit-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #4C516D; box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #4C516D }.

Background

The CSS property to change the background color of an element to Hex 4C516D is called "background". The background property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .background, #background, body{ background:#4C516D }.

If only the background color should be changed .background{ background-color:#4C516D } can be used.

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

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About Converting Colors

Converting Colors allows you to convert between 15 different color formats (hex, rgb, rgb percent, cmy, cmyk, hsv, hsl, cielab, cielch, xyz, yxy, ryb, android, decimal, yuv).

To convert, paste a string in one of these color formats, for example, "4C516D", 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 "231°, 30%, 43%" 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(231°, 30%, 43%)" will give you the correct HSV color as there is no need to guess the format. Other examples would be "CIELAB(35.05, 5.13, -16.75)", "CIELCH(35, 17.521, 287.025)", "YXY(8.5255, 0.2642, 0.2594)" and "CMYK(0.30, 0.26, 0.00, 0.57)".

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