#3c00e6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3c00e6 is composed of 23.5% red, 0% green and 90.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.9% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 255.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 45.1%. #3c00e6 color hex could be obtained by blending #7800ff with #0000cd. Closest websafe color is: #3300ff.

    • R 24
    • G 0
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 100
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#3c00e6 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) violet.

#3c00e6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3c00e6 has RGB values of R:60, G:0, B:230 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:1, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 3932390.

Hex triplet 3c00e6 #3c00e6
RGB Decimal 60, 0, 230 rgb(60,0,230)
RGB Percent 23.5, 0, 90.2 rgb(23.5%,0%,90.2%)
CMYK 74, 100, 0, 10
HSL 255.7°, 100, 45.1 hsl(255.7,100%,45.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 255.7°, 100, 90.2
Web Safe 3300ff #3300ff
CIE-LAB 31.05, 74.097, -95.74
XYZ 16.144, 6.673, 75.296
xyY 0.165, 0.068, 6.673
CIE-LCH 31.05, 121.064, 307.738
CIE-LUV 31.05, -3.671, -118.189
Hunter-Lab 25.832, 66.347, -154.737
Binary 00111100, 00000000, 11100110

Color Schemes with #3c00e6

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Alternatives to #3c00e6

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#3c00e6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3c00e6

This text has a font color of #3c00e6.

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#3c00e6 background color

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#3c00e6 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3c00e6;}
.background {background-color:#3c00e6;}
.border {border:1px solid #3c00e6;}

Shades and Tints of #3c00e6

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, #04000e is the darkest color, while #fbfaff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3c00e6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f6a7c is the less saturated color, while #3c00e6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3c00e6 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.

  • #2c2c2c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2f2351 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00509b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005586 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005a5e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1533b6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1536a9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #153990 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population