Colour code #9C27B0

#9C27B0
rgb(156, 39, 176)
rgb(61.2%, 15.3%, 69%)

RGB value of #9C27B0 colour is rgb(156, 39, 176) where red value is 156, green value is 39 and the blue value is 176.

Max value from RGB for colour #9C27B0 is 176 which contains mainly Blue colour.

Cylindrical-coordinate representations (also known as HSL colours) of colour #9C27B0 hue angle of 291.2°, saturation:63.7% and the lightness value is 42.2%.

The process colour (four Colour CMYK) of #9C27B0 colour is Cyan = 0.11, Magento = 0.78, Yellow = 0, and Key/Black (K on CMYK) = 0.31.

Hex color #9C27B0 is not a web safe color. Nearby web safe colour of #9C27B0 is #993399.

Grayscale color of #9C27B0 is #595959

Inverted color of #9C27B0 is #63D84F

OLE colour (RGB Long) of #9C27B0 is 11544476

Decimal Value of #9C27B0 is 10233776

Android / android.graphics.Color of #9C27B0 is -6543440 / 0xFF9C27B0

The following declarations are allowed (CSS 3.0) for #9C27B0

Hex Triplets
#9C27B0
RGB Decimal
rgb(156, 39, 176)
RGB Percent
rgb(61.18%, 15.29%, 69.02%)
RGBA
rgba(156, 39, 176, 1)
HSL
hsl(291.2, 63.7%, 42.2%)
HSLA
hsla(291.2, 63.7%, 42.2%, 1)

Colour spaces of #9C27B0

  • RGB is opposite of CMY. CMY colours are complementary to RGB colours.
    R = 156
    61.18%
    G = 39
    15.29%
    B = 176
    69.02%

    C = 38.82%
    0.38823529411765
    M = 84.71%
    0.84705882352941
    Y = 30.98%
    0.30980392156863
  • HSL (HSI) – hue, saturation, lightness/intensity
    H = 291.2°
    0.80900243309002
    S = 63.7%
    0.63720930232558
    L = 42.2%
    0.42156862745098
  • HSV (HSB) – hue, saturation, brightness/value
    H = 291.2°
    0.80900243309002
    S = 77.84%
    0.77840909090909
    V = 69.02%
    0.69019607843137
  • CMYK – cyan, magenta, yellow, key/black
    C = 11.36
    0.11363636363636
    M = 77.84
    0.77840909090909
    Y = 0
    0
    K = 30.98
    0.30980392156863
  • CIE – International Commission on Illumination
    CIE XYZ
    CIE 1931 XYZ colour space
    X = 22.272
    22.272293506777
    Y = 11.654
    11.653546945713
    Z = 42.15
    42.149774255193

    Yxy
    CIE (x, y, Y)
    Y = 11.654
    11.653546945713
    x = 0.293
    0.29276521251069
    y = 0.153
    0.15318373687142

    Hunter-Lab
    Hunter 1948 colour space
    L = 34.14
    34.137291845888
    a = 56.72
    56.719018140071
    b = -49.31
    -49.310057663325

    CIELAB
    CIE 1976 (L*, a*, b*)
    L = 40.66
    40.660103813622
    a = 64.03
    64.031869972179
    b = -48.07
    -48.071293858245

    CIELUV
    CIE 1976 (L*, u*, v*)
    L = 40.6601
    40.660103813622
    u = 40.9812
    40.981240254413
    v = -76.1956
    -76.195643534392

    CIELCH
    Cylindrical representation
    L = 40.6601
    40.660103813622
    C = 80.0683
    80.068281268801
    H = 323.103
    323.10297224903

    YIQ
    Luma In-phase Quadrature
    Y = 0.3514
    0.35137647058824
    I = 0.101
    0.101
    Q = 0.2644
    0.2643568627451

Base Numbers

Base Red Green Blue
Binary 10011100 00100111 10110000
Octal 234 47 260
Decimal 156 39 176
Hex 9C 27 B0


Colour Harmonies : #9C27B0 colour combinations

Complementary colour scheme for #9C27B0

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 #9C27B0 colour is calculated by adding 180° to the value of the current hue: 291.2° → 471.2° (+180°)

Split-complementary colour scheme for #9C27B0

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 #9C27B0 are calculated by changing the hue by ±5/12 (±150°): 291.2° → 141.2° (291.2°-150°), 441.2° (291.2°+150°).

Triadic colours scheme for #9C27B0

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 #9C27B0 are calculated by changing the hue by ±1/3 (±120°): 291.2° → 171.2° (291.2°-120°), 411.2° (291.2°+120°).

Tetradic (Rectangle) colour scheme for #9C27B0

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 #9C27B0 are calculated by changing the hue as follows : 291.2° → 411.2° (291.2°+120°), 471.2° (291.2°+180°), 591.2° (291.2°+300°).


Four tetradic scheme colours (counter-clockwise) for #9C27B0 are calculated by changing the hue as follows : 291.2° → 171.2° (291.2°-120°), 111.2° (291.2°-180°), -8.8° (291.2°-300°).

Tetradic Square Colour Scheme for #9C27B0

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 #9C27B0 are calculated by changing the hue by 1/4 (90°) progressively : 291.2° → 381.2° (291.2°+90°), 471.2° (291.2°+180°), 561.2° (291.2°+270°).

Analagous colours of #9C27B0

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 #9C27B0 are calculated by changing the hue by ±1/12 (i.e. 30°): 291.2° → 321.2° (291.2°+30°), 261.2° (291.2°-30°).

RGB Variations of #9C27B0

(R:9C, G:27, B:9C)

Monochromatic colours of #9C27B0

Shade Colour Variation of #9C27B0 (Darker)

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue

Tint Colour Variation of #9C27B0 (Brighter)

Tint is created by mixing white to any pure color

Tones of #9C27B0 colour with more saturation

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

Tones of #9C27B0 colour with less saturation

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

#9C27B0 Colour in CSS Codes


.myforecolor{
    color:#9C27B0;
}
.mybgcolor{
    background-color:#9C27B0;
}
.mybordercolor{
    border:3px solid #9C27B0;
}

Text with hexadecimal font colour #9C27B0

This sample text font Colour is #9C27B0
The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog. The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog. The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog


<p style="color:#9C27B0">Text here</p>


#9C27B0 Background Colour

This div background Colour is #9C27B0


<div style="background-color:#9C27B0">
    Div content here
</div>


#9C27B0 Border Colour

This div border Colour is #9C27B0


<div style="border:3px solid #9C27B0">
    Div content here
</div>

CSS3 Examples


.textShadowRgb {
    text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px rgba(156, 39, 176, 0.8);
} 
.textShadowHex { 
    text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #9C27B0;
}
.divShadow { 
    -moz-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #9C27B0;
    -webkit-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #9C27B0;
    box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #9C27B0;
}


Text Shadow with RGB Values

This text has shadow with rgb values.


<p style="text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px rgba(156, 39, 176, 0.8);">Text here</p>


Text Shadow with HEX Values

This text has shadow with hex values.


<p style="text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #9C27B0">Text here</p>


Div Box Shadow

This div box has shadow with Colour # 9C27B0



<div style="-moz-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #9C27B0;
-webkit-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #9C27B0;
box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #9C27B0;">
    Div content here
</div>

Colour Compositions

RGB % of Colour #9C27B0

CMYK % of Colour #9C27B0

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Black background

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White background

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#9C27B0 over22 #273BB0

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#273BB0 over 9C27B0

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#9C27B0 over22 #277FB0

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#277FB0 over 9C27B0

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#9C27B0 over22 #27B057

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#27B057 over 9C27B0

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#27B09C over 9C27B0

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#9C27B0 over22 #3BB027

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#9C27B0 over22 #63D84F

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#63D84F over 9C27B0

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#9C27B0 over22 #7FB027

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#9CB027 over 9C27B0

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#9C27B0 over22 #B0273B

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#9C27B0 over22 #B0279C

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#B0279C over 9C27B0

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#9C27B0 over22 #B05727

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#9C27B0 over22 #B09C27

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#B09C27 over 9C27B0

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#9C27B0 over22 #595959

Sample text in #9C27B0 colour with #595959 background colour.

#595959 over 9C27B0

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#9C27B0 over22 #993399

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#993399 over 9C27B0

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