#c500ae Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c500ae is composed of 77.3% red, 0% green and 68.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 11.7% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 307 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.6%. #c500ae color hex could be obtained by blending #ff00ff with #8b005d. Closest websafe color is: #cc0099.

    • R 77
    • G 0
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 12
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c500ae color description : Strong magenta.

#c500ae Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c500ae has RGB values of R:197, G:0, B:174 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.12, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12910766.

Hex triplet c500ae #c500ae
RGB Decimal 197, 0, 174 rgb(197,0,174)
RGB Percent 77.3, 0, 68.2 rgb(77.3%,0%,68.2%)
CMYK 0, 100, 12, 23
HSL 307°, 100, 38.6 hsl(307,100%,38.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 307°, 100, 77.3
Web Safe cc0099 #cc0099
CIE-LAB 45.537, 77.689, -38.687
XYZ 30.666, 14.929, 41.309
xyY 0.353, 0.172, 14.929
CIE-LCH 45.537, 86.788, 333.528
CIE-LUV 45.537, 74.717, -67.118
Hunter-Lab 38.638, 74.054, -36.342
Binary 11000101, 00000000, 10101110

Color Schemes with #c500ae

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Alternatives to #c500ae

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#c500ae Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c500ae

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c500ae;}
.background {background-color:#c500ae;}
.border {border:1px solid #c500ae;}

Shades and Tints of #c500ae

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, #010001 is the darkest color, while #ffecfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c500ae

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a5b68 is the less saturated color, while #c500ae is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c500ae 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.

  • #4f4f4f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #673f62 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #006fdb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5f72a1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #be4c50 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4747ca Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8448a5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c03072 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population