#c500c5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c500c5 is composed of 77.3% red, 0% green and 77.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 300 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.6%. #c500c5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff00ff with #8b008b. Closest websafe color is: #cc00cc.

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

#c500c5 color description : Strong magenta.

#c500c5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c500c5 has RGB values of R:197, G:0, B:197 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12910789.

Hex triplet c500c5 #c500c5
RGB Decimal 197, 0, 197 rgb(197,0,197)
RGB Percent 77.3, 0, 77.3 rgb(77.3%,0%,77.3%)
CMYK 0, 100, 0, 23
HSL 300°, 100, 38.6 hsl(300,100%,38.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 300°, 100, 77.3
Web Safe cc00cc #cc00cc
CIE-LAB 46.848, 80.891, -50.094
XYZ 33.103, 15.904, 54.147
xyY 0.321, 0.154, 15.904
CIE-LCH 46.848, 95.146, 328.231
CIE-LUV 46.848, 65.281, -84.417
Hunter-Lab 39.88, 78.38, -52.585
Binary 11000101, 00000000, 11000101

Color Schemes with #c500c5

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Alternatives to #c500c5

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#c500c5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c500c5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c500c5;}
.background {background-color:#c500c5;}
.border {border:1px solid #c500c5;}

Shades and Tints of #c500c5

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 #ffecff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c500c5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a5b6a is the less saturated color, while #c500c5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c500c5 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.

  • #515151 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #684168 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0073e0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4f76b5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ba555a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4749d6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7a4bba Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #be3681 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population