#4a0172 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #4a0172 is composed of 29% red, 0.4% green and 44.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 35.1% cyan, 99.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 55.3% black. It has a hue angle of 278.8 degrees, a saturation of 98.3% and a lightness of 22.5%. #4a0172 color hex could be obtained by blending #9402e4 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #330066.

    • R 29
    • G 0
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 35
    • M 99
    • Y 0
    • K 55
    CMYK color chart

#4a0172 color description : Very dark violet.

#4a0172 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #4a0172 has RGB values of R:74, G:1, B:114 and CMYK values of C:0.35, M:0.99, Y:0, K:0.55. Its decimal value is 4850034.

Hex triplet 4a0172 #4a0172
RGB Decimal 74, 1, 114 rgb(74,1,114)
RGB Percent 29, 0.4, 44.7 rgb(29%,0.4%,44.7%)
CMYK 35, 99, 0, 55
HSL 278.8°, 98.3, 22.5 hsl(278.8,98.3%,22.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 278.8°, 99.1, 44.7
Web Safe 330066 #330066
CIE-LAB 18.768, 47.794, -45.878
XYZ 5.872, 2.693, 16.129
xyY 0.238, 0.109, 2.693
CIE-LCH 18.768, 66.25, 316.172
CIE-LUV 18.768, 12.275, -51.798
Hunter-Lab 16.409, 35.157, -46.792
Binary 01001010, 00000001, 01110010

Color Schemes with #4a0172

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Alternatives to #4a0172

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#4a0172 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #4a0172

This text has a font color of #4a0172.

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#4a0172 background color

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#4a0172 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#4a0172;}
.background {background-color:#4a0172;}
.border {border:1px solid #4a0172;}

Shades and Tints of #4a0172

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, #0b0011 is the darkest color, while #fefcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #4a0172

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3a363d is the less saturated color, while #4a0172 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #4a0172 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.

  • #242424 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2c1d34 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00366a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00395d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #453437 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1a236d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1a2565 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #46214c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population