Converting Colors

Conversions

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Details

The Hex color 6F00FF is a dark color, and the websafe version is hex 6600FF, and the color name is electric indigo. The color can be described as dark saturated purple. A complement of this color would be 90FF00, and the grayscale version is 3D3D3D.

A 20% lighter version of the original color is B150FF, and 1100C4 is the 20% darker color. If you saturate the color by 10%, you get 6F00FF, and if you desaturate by 10%, it is 7D19FF.

Distribution

44%0%100%Red, Green, Blue44%0%100%Red, Yellow, Blue56%100%0%0%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black56%100%0%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow

Brightness Gradient

These gradients show how the Hex color 6F00FF changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first row shows a shift by +10% for each color and the second row -10%.

6F00FF9131FFB150FFD16DFFF18AFFFFA7FFFFC4FFFFE1FFFFFFFF
6F00FF4A00E11100C40000A800008D000072000C58000740000329000113

Saturation Gradient

Similar to the brightness gradients but the following show a change of the Hex color 6F00FF by changing the saturation by 10% instead.

6F00FF7D19FF8C33FF9A4DFFA966FFB780FFC599FFD4B3FFE2CCFFF1E6FF

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.

6F00FFD4B3FF0091FF665280000000808080

SVG Images

A selection of SVG images using the hex version #6F00FF of the current color.

#6F00FF

Previews

White Background

This preview shows how the Hex color 6F00FF looks on a white background.

Black Background

This preview shows how the Hex color 6F00FF looks on a black background.

Hex 6F00FF Background

This preview shows how black text looks on a background with the Hex color 6F00FF.

This preview shows how white text looks on a background with the Hex color 6F00FF.


CSS Examples

The CSS property to change the color of the text to Hex 6F00FF is called "color". The color property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .text, #text, p{ color:#6F00FF }.

This example shows how text in the color #6F00FF looks like.

If you want to add a text shadow in that color use .shadow{ text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #6F00FF }.

Here you see how black text with a 4 pixel #6F00FF 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 6F00FF is called "border". The border property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .border, #border, table{ border:4px solid #6F00FF }.

If only the border color should be changed .border{ border-color:#6F00FF } can be used.

Here you see how a box with a 4 pixel #6F00FF colored shadow looks like.

If you want to add a box shadow in that color use .boxshadow{ -moz-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #6F00FF; -webkit-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #6F00FF; box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #6F00FF }.

Background

The CSS property to change the background color of an element to Hex 6F00FF is called "background". The background property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .background, #background, body{ background:#6F00FF }.

If only the background color should be changed .background{ background-color:#6F00FF } 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, "6F00FF", 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 "266°, 100%, 100%" 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(266°, 100%, 100%)" will give you the correct HSV color as there is no need to guess the format. Other examples would be "CIELAB(38.90, 82.04, -96.70)", "CIELCH(39, 126.810, 310.311)", "YXY(10.5995, 0.1885, 0.0812)" and "CMYK(0.56, 1.00, 0.00, 0.00)".

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