#9c27b0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #9c27b0 is composed of 61.2% red, 15.3% green and 69% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 11.4% cyan, 77.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 31% black. It has a hue angle of 291.2 degrees, a saturation of 63.7% and a lightness of 42.2%. #9c27b0 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff4eff with #390061. Closest websafe color is: #993399.

    • R 61
    • G 15
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 11
    • M 78
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#9c27b0 color description : Dark magenta.

#9c27b0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #9c27b0 has RGB values of R:156, G:39, B:176 and CMYK values of C:0.11, M:0.78, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 10233776.

Hex triplet 9c27b0 #9c27b0
RGB Decimal 156, 39, 176 rgb(156,39,176)
RGB Percent 61.2, 15.3, 69 rgb(61.2%,15.3%,69%)
CMYK 11, 78, 0, 31
HSL 291.2°, 63.7, 42.2 hsl(291.2,63.7%,42.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 291.2°, 77.8, 69
Web Safe 993399 #993399
CIE-LAB 40.662, 64.02, -48.066
XYZ 22.271, 11.655, 42.148
xyY 0.293, 0.153, 11.655
CIE-LCH 40.662, 80.056, 323.101
CIE-LUV 40.662, 40.972, -76.189
Hunter-Lab 34.139, 56.706, -49.303
Binary 10011100, 00100111, 10110000

Color Schemes with #9c27b0

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Alternatives to #9c27b0

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#9c27b0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #9c27b0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#9c27b0;}
.background {background-color:#9c27b0;}
.border {border:1px solid #9c27b0;}

Shades and Tints of #9c27b0

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, #0e030f is the darkest color, while #fffeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #9c27b0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6d696e is the less saturated color, while #b306d1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #9c27b0 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.

  • #5a5a5a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #67506b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0065c5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3a68a5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #94565b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #384ebd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5d50a9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #96447a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population