Colour code #996699

#996699
rgb(153, 102, 153)
rgb(60%, 40%, 60%)

RGB value of #996699 colour is rgb(153, 102, 153) where red value is 153, green value is 102 and the blue value is 153.

Max value from RGB for colour #996699 is 153 which contains mainly Red colour.

Cylindrical-coordinate representations (also known as HSL colours) of colour #996699 hue angle of 300°, saturation:20% and the lightness value is 50%.

The process colour (four Colour CMYK) of #996699 colour is Cyan = 0, Magento = 0.33, Yellow = 0, and Key/Black (K on CMYK) = 0.4.

#996699 is a web safe colour.

Grayscale color of #996699 is #7A7A7A

Inverted color of #996699 is #669966

OLE colour (RGB Long) of #996699 is 10053273

Decimal Value of #996699 is 10053273

Android / android.graphics.Color of #996699 is -6723943 / 0xFF996699

The following declarations are allowed (CSS 3.0) for #996699

Hex Triplets
#996699
RGB Decimal
rgb(153, 102, 153)
RGB Percent
rgb(60%, 40%, 60%)
RGBA
rgba(153, 102, 153, 1)
HSL
hsl(300, 20%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(300, 20%, 50%, 1)

Colour spaces of #996699

  • RGB is opposite of CMY. CMY colours are complementary to RGB colours.
    R = 153
    60%
    G = 102
    40%
    B = 153
    60%

    C = 40%
    0.4
    M = 60%
    0.6
    Y = 40%
    0.4
  • HSL (HSI) – hue, saturation, lightness/intensity
    H = 300°
    0.83333333333333
    S = 20%
    0.2
    L = 50%
    0.5
  • HSV (HSB) – hue, saturation, brightness/value
    H = 300°
    0.83333333333333
    S = 33.33%
    0.33333333333333
    V = 60%
    0.6
  • CMYK – cyan, magenta, yellow, key/black
    C = 0
    0
    M = 33.33
    0.33333333333333
    Y = 0
    0
    K = 40
    0.4
  • CIE – International Commission on Illumination
    CIE XYZ
    CIE 1931 XYZ colour space
    X = 23.638
    23.638009653801
    Y = 18.575
    18.574954598532
    Z = 32.476
    32.476456935493

    Yxy
    CIE (x, y, Y)
    Y = 18.575
    18.574954598532
    x = 0.316
    0.31648403854084
    y = 0.249
    0.24869592377507

    Hunter-Lab
    Hunter 1948 colour space
    L = 43.1
    43.098671207511
    a = 22.48
    22.477901088784
    b = -14.51
    -14.508157497421

    CIELAB
    CIE 1976 (L*, a*, b*)
    L = 50.19
    50.186168842059
    a = 29.15
    29.147342300227
    b = -19.51
    -19.514546217218

    CIELUV
    CIE 1976 (L*, u*, v*)
    L = 50.1862
    50.186168842059
    u = 25.2634
    25.263407897805
    v = -32.6715
    -32.671540257628

    CIELCH
    Cylindrical representation
    L = 50.1862
    50.186168842059
    C = 35.0768
    35.076845314688
    H = 326.1971
    326.19714784716

    YIQ
    Luma In-phase Quadrature
    Y = 0.4826
    0.4826
    I = 0.055
    0.055
    Q = 0.1046
    0.1046

Base Numbers

Base Red Green Blue
Binary 10011001 01100110 10011001
Octal 231 146 231
Decimal 153 102 153
Hex 99 66 99


Colour Harmonies : #996699 colour combinations

Complementary colour scheme for #996699

Colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel are considered to be complementary colors. The high contrast of complementary colors creates a vibrant look especially when used at full saturation.

In the complementary color scheme, the opposite colour of #996699 colour is calculated by adding 180° to the value of the current hue: 300° → 480° (+180°)

Split-complementary colour scheme for #996699

The split-complementary colour scheme is a variation of the complementary colour scheme. In addition to the base colour, it uses the two colours adjacent to its complement.This color scheme has the same strong visual contrast as the complementary color scheme, but has less tension.

Split-complementary colours of #996699 are calculated by changing the hue by ±5/12 (±150°): 300° → 150° (300°-150°), 450° (300°+150°).

Triadic colours scheme for #996699

A triadic colour scheme uses colors that are evenly spaced around the colour wheel. This scheme tend to be quite vibrant, even if you use pale or unsaturated versions of your hues. To use a triadic harmony successfully, the colours should be carefully balanced - let one colour dominate and use the two others for accent.

Equidistant combinations of triadic scheme colours for #996699 are calculated by changing the hue by ±1/3 (±120°): 300° → 180° (300°-120°), 420° (300°+120°).

Tetradic (Rectangle) colour scheme for #996699

The rectangle or tetradic color scheme uses four colors arranged into two complementary pairs.This schemes works best if one color is dominant, while the rest serve as extras.

Four tetradic scheme colours (clockwise) for #996699 are calculated by changing the hue as follows : 300° → 420° (300°+120°), 480° (300°+180°), 600° (300°+300°).


Four tetradic scheme colours (counter-clockwise) for #996699 are calculated by changing the hue as follows : 300° → 180° (300°-120°), 120° (300°-180°), 0° (300°-300°).

Tetradic Square Colour Scheme for #996699

The square color scheme is similar to the Tetradic rectangle scheme, but with all four colors spaced evenly around the color circle. Square color schemes works best if you let one color be dominant. You should also pay attention to the balance between warm and cool colors in your design.

Four equidistant tetradic square scheme colours for #996699 are calculated by changing the hue by 1/4 (90°) progressively : 300° → 390° (300°+90°), 480° (300°+180°), 570° (300°+270°).

Analagous colours of #996699

Analogous colours are groups of three colors that are next to each other on the colour wheel. They usually match well and create serene and comfortable designs.

Analogous color schemes are often found in nature and are harmonious and pleasing to the eye.

The analogous colours of #996699 are calculated by changing the hue by ±1/12 (i.e. 30°): 300° → 330° (300°+30°), 270° (300°-30°).

RGB Variations of #996699

(R:99, G:66, B:99)

Monochromatic colours of #996699

Shade Colour Variation of #996699 (Darker)

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue

Tint Colour Variation of #996699 (Brighter)

Tint is created by mixing white to any pure color

Tones of #996699 colour with more saturation

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue.

Tones of #996699 colour with less saturation

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue.

#996699 Colour in CSS Codes


.myforecolor{
    color:#996699;
}
.mybgcolor{
    background-color:#996699;
}
.mybordercolor{
    border:3px solid #996699;
}

Text with hexadecimal font colour #996699

This sample text font Colour is #996699
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<p style="color:#996699">Text here</p>


#996699 Background Colour

This div background Colour is #996699


<div style="background-color:#996699">
    Div content here
</div>


#996699 Border Colour

This div border Colour is #996699


<div style="border:3px solid #996699">
    Div content here
</div>

CSS3 Examples


.textShadowRgb {
    text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px rgba(153, 102, 153, 0.8);
} 
.textShadowHex { 
    text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #996699;
}
.divShadow { 
    -moz-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #996699;
    -webkit-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #996699;
    box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #996699;
}


Text Shadow with RGB Values

This text has shadow with rgb values.


<p style="text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px rgba(153, 102, 153, 0.8);">Text here</p>


Text Shadow with HEX Values

This text has shadow with hex values.


<p style="text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #996699">Text here</p>


Div Box Shadow

This div box has shadow with Colour # 996699



<div style="-moz-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #996699;
-webkit-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #996699;
box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #996699;">
    Div content here
</div>

Colour Compositions

RGB % of Colour #996699

CMYK % of Colour #996699

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Black background

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