#c500ee Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c500ee is composed of 77.3% red, 0% green and 93.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 17.2% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 6.7% black. It has a hue angle of 289.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 46.7%. #c500ee color hex could be obtained by blending #ff00ff with #8b00dd. Closest websafe color is: #cc00ff.

    • R 77
    • G 0
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 17
    • M 100
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#c500ee color description : Pure (or mostly pure) magenta.

#c500ee Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c500ee has RGB values of R:197, G:0, B:238 and CMYK values of C:0.17, M:1, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 12910830.

Hex triplet c500ee #c500ee
RGB Decimal 197, 0, 238 rgb(197,0,238)
RGB Percent 77.3, 0, 93.3 rgb(77.3%,0%,93.3%)
CMYK 17, 100, 0, 7
HSL 289.7°, 100, 46.7 hsl(289.7,100%,46.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 289.7°, 100, 93.3
Web Safe cc00ff #cc00ff
CIE-LAB 49.551, 87.265, -69.196
XYZ 38.457, 18.045, 82.342
xyY 0.277, 0.13, 18.045
CIE-LCH 49.551, 111.37, 321.588
CIE-LUV 49.551, 50.727, -113.579
Hunter-Lab 42.48, 87.256, -85.191
Binary 11000101, 00000000, 11101110

Color Schemes with #c500ee

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Alternatives to #c500ee

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#c500ee Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c500ee

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c500ee;}
.background {background-color:#c500ee;}
.border {border:1px solid #c500ee;}

Shades and Tints of #c500ee

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, #020003 is the darkest color, while #fceeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c500ee

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7d6e80 is the less saturated color, while #c500ee is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c500ee 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.

  • #565656 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6c4574 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0079ec Protanopia 1% of men
  • #007fd3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b3666c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #474dec Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4750dc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b9409b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population