#3c00aa Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3c00aa is composed of 23.5% red, 0% green and 66.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 64.7% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 33.3% black. It has a hue angle of 261.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 33.3%. #3c00aa color hex could be obtained by blending #7800ff with #000055. Closest websafe color is: #330099.

    • R 24
    • G 0
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 65
    • M 100
    • Y 0
    • K 33
    CMYK color chart

#3c00aa color description : Dark violet.

#3c00aa Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3c00aa has RGB values of R:60, G:0, B:170 and CMYK values of C:0.65, M:1, Y:0, K:0.33. Its decimal value is 3932330.

Hex triplet 3c00aa #3c00aa
RGB Decimal 60, 0, 170 rgb(60,0,170)
RGB Percent 23.5, 0, 66.7 rgb(23.5%,0%,66.7%)
CMYK 65, 100, 0, 33
HSL 261.2°, 100, 33.3 hsl(261.2,100%,33.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 261.2°, 100, 66.7
Web Safe 330099 #330099
CIE-LAB 23.212, 59.87, -73.566
XYZ 9.118, 3.863, 38.293
xyY 0.178, 0.075, 3.863
CIE-LCH 23.212, 94.849, 309.14
CIE-LUV 23.212, 0.791, -83.665
Hunter-Lab 19.654, 48.418, -101.764
Binary 00111100, 00000000, 10101010

Color Schemes with #3c00aa

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Alternatives to #3c00aa

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#3c00aa Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3c00aa

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3c00aa;}
.background {background-color:#3c00aa;}
.border {border:1px solid #3c00aa;}

Shades and Tints of #3c00aa

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #05000d is the darkest color, while #fbf8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3c00aa

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #534e5c is the less saturated color, while #3c00aa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3c00aa is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #252525 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2a1e40 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #003f7b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00436b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00484c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #15288c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #152b81 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #152d6e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population