Converting Colors

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Conversions

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

FormatColor
HSL297°, 100%, 16%
CIELCh17, 51.646, 326.508
Yxy2.3456, 0.3100, 0.1481
Android (android.graphics.Color)4283433044 (0xFF500054)
YUV33.4960, 24.8985, 40.7840

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Details

The Hex color 500054 is a dark color, and the websafe version is hex 660066. A complement of this color would be 045400, and the grayscale version is 212121.

A 20% lighter version of the original color is 843A86, and 210026 is the 20% darker color. If you saturate the color by 10%, you get 500054, and if you desaturate by 10%, it is 500854.

Distribution

31%0%33%Red, Green, Blue31%0%33%Red, Yellow, Blue5%100%0%67%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black69%100%67%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow

Brightness Gradient

These gradients show how the Hex color 500054 changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first row shows a shift by +10% for each color and the second row -10%.

5000546A206D843A869F53A1BB6DBCD887D8F5A2F4FFBEFFFFDAFFFFF7FF
50005437003C21002600010F000000

Saturation Gradient

Similar to the brightness gradients but the following show a change of the Hex color 500054 by changing the saturation by 10% instead.

500054500854511154511954522254522A54523254533B54534354544C54

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.

5000546C4D6E000454372438B8B8B8383838

SVG Images

A selection of SVG images using the hex version #500054 of the current color.

#500054

Previews

White Background

This preview shows how the Hex color 500054 looks on a white background. The color contrast ratio for these colors is 14.29, 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/.

Black Background

This preview shows how the Hex color 500054 looks on a black background. The color contrast ratio for these colors is 1.47, which fails to comply with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0. Details can be found at https://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/.

Hex 500054 Background

This preview shows how black text looks on a background with the Hex color 500054.

This preview shows how white text looks on a background with the Hex color 500054.


CSS Examples


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The CSS property to change the color of the text to Hex 500054 is called "color". The color property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .text, #text, p{ color:#500054 }.

This example shows how text in the color #500054 looks like.

If you want to add a text shadow in that color use .shadow{ text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #500054 }.

Here you see how black text with a 4 pixel #500054 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 500054 is called "border". The border property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .border, #border, table{ border:4px solid #500054 }.

If only the border color should be changed .border{ border-color:#500054 } can be used.

Here you see how a box with a 4 pixel #500054 colored shadow looks like.

If you want to add a box shadow in that color use .boxshadow{ -moz-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #500054; -webkit-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #500054; box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #500054 }.

Background

The CSS property to change the background color of an element to Hex 500054 is called "background". The background property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .background, #background, body{ background:#500054 }.

If only the background color should be changed .background{ background-color:#500054 } 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.


How-to use Converting Colors

To convert, paste a string in one of these color formats, for example, "500054", 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 "297°, 100%, 33%" 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(297°, 100%, 33%)" will give you the correct HSV color as there is no need to guess the format. Other examples would be "CIELAB(17.21, 43.07, -28.50)", "CIELCH(17, 51.646, 326.508)", "YXY(2.3456, 0.3100, 0.1481)" and "CMYK(0.05, 1.00, 0.00, 0.67)".