#8e44ad Color Information

#8e44ad color image
#8e44ad hex color is composed of 55.7% red, 26.7% green and 67.8% blue. This color's complement is #63ad44. The CMYK color model (used in color printing) for #8e44ad is 18% cyan, 61% magenta, 0% yellow and 32% black. #8e44ad hex color decimal value is 9323693. The #8e44ad hex color can be used on a white background. Closest web safe color is: #993399.

#8e44ad Color Conversions

The hexadecimal color #8e44ad has RGB values of R:142, G:68, B:173. Its decimal value is 9323693.

Hex Triplet 8e44ad
RGB 142, 68, 173
RGB Percent 55.7%, 26.7%, 67.8%
HSV 282.29º, 44%, 47%
XYZ 20.765, 12.902, 40.931
LAB 0.426, 0.485, -0.433
CMYK 18%, 61%, 0%, 32%
Decimal 9323693
Color Is Dark Yes
Color Is Light No
Most Readable White
Web Safe Color #993399

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    Lighten and Darken Colors

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    #8e44ad Tints, Tones and Shades


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    #8e44ad CSS Examples

    The text has a font color of #8e44ad

    color: #8e44ad;

    This element has a background-color of #8e44ad

    background-color: #8e44ad;

    This element has a border-color of #8e44ad

    border: 1px solid #8e44ad;

    This element has a box-shadow color of #8e44ad

    -webkit-box-shadow : 4px 4px 1px 1px #8e44ad;
    -moz-box-shadow : 4px 4px 1px 1px #8e44ad;
    box-shadow : 4px 4px 1px 1px #8e44ad;

    This element has a text-shadow color of #8e44ad

    -webkit-text-shadow : 1px 1px 2px #8e44ad;
    -moz-text-shadow : 1px 1px 2px #8e44ad;
    text-shadow : 1px 1px 2px #8e44ad;

    Gradient color of #8e44ad

    background-color: #8e44ad; 
    filter: progid:DXImageTransform.Microsoft.gradient(startColorstr='#a563c1', endColorstr='#8e44ad'); 
    background-image: -webkit-gradient(linear, 0% 0%, 0% 100%, from(#a563c1), to(#8e44ad)); 
    background-image: -webkit-linear-gradient(top, #a563c1, #8e44ad); 
    background-image: -moz-linear-gradient(top, #a563c1, #8e44ad); 
    background-image: -o-linear-gradient(top, #a563c1, #8e44ad); 
    background-image: linear-gradient(to bottom, #a563c1, #8e44ad);