#a257da Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a257da is composed of 63.5% red, 34.1% green and 85.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 25.7% cyan, 60.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.5% black. It has a hue angle of 274.4 degrees, a saturation of 63.9% and a lightness of 59.8%. #a257da color hex could be obtained by blending #ffaeff with #4500b5. Closest websafe color is: #9966cc.

    • R 64
    • G 34
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 26
    • M 60
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#a257da color description : Soft violet.

#a257da Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a257da has RGB values of R:162, G:87, B:218 and CMYK values of C:0.26, M:0.6, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 10639322.

Hex triplet a257da #a257da
RGB Decimal 162, 87, 218 rgb(162,87,218)
RGB Percent 63.5, 34.1, 85.5 rgb(63.5%,34.1%,85.5%)
CMYK 26, 60, 0, 15
HSL 274.4°, 63.9, 59.8 hsl(274.4,63.9%,59.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 274.4°, 60.1, 85.5
Web Safe 9966cc #9966cc
CIE-LAB 51.336, 53.788, -55.25
XYZ 30.962, 19.56, 68.47
xyY 0.26, 0.164, 19.56
CIE-LCH 51.336, 77.108, 314.232
CIE-LUV 51.336, 23.979, -90.79
Hunter-Lab 44.227, 47.563, -60.831
Binary 10100010, 01010111, 11011010

Color Schemes with #a257da

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Alternatives to #a257da

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#a257da Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a257da

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a257da;}
.background {background-color:#a257da;}
.border {border:1px solid #a257da;}

Shades and Tints of #a257da

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, #060209 is the darkest color, while #fbf8fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a257da

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99969b is the less saturated color, while #a737fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a257da 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.

  • #7c7c7c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #84758f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0d7df5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4282d0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #947a82 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #436feb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6572d3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #996da2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population