#9b59b6 Color Information

#9b59b6 color image
#9b59b6 hex color is composed of 60.8% red, 34.9% green and 71.4% blue. This color's complement is #74b659. The CMYK color model (used in color printing) for #9b59b6 is 15% cyan, 51% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. #9b59b6 hex color decimal value is 10181046. The #9b59b6 hex color can be used on a white background. Closest web safe color is: #9966cc.

#9b59b6 Color Conversions

The hexadecimal color #9b59b6 has RGB values of R:155, G:89, B:182. Its decimal value is 10181046.

Hex Triplet 9b59b6
RGB 155, 89, 182
RGB Percent 60.8%, 34.9%, 71.4%
HSV 282.58º, 39%, 53%
XYZ 25.533, 17.491, 46.286
LAB 0.489, 0.430, -0.385
CMYK 15%, 51%, 0%, 29%
Decimal 10181046
Color Is Dark Yes
Color Is Light No
Most Readable White
Web Safe Color #9966cc

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    #9b59b6 Tints, Tones and Shades


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    #9b59b6 CSS Examples

    The text has a font color of #9b59b6

    color: #9b59b6;

    This element has a background-color of #9b59b6

    background-color: #9b59b6;

    This element has a border-color of #9b59b6

    border: 1px solid #9b59b6;

    This element has a box-shadow color of #9b59b6

    -webkit-box-shadow : 4px 4px 1px 1px #9b59b6;
    -moz-box-shadow : 4px 4px 1px 1px #9b59b6;
    box-shadow : 4px 4px 1px 1px #9b59b6;

    This element has a text-shadow color of #9b59b6

    -webkit-text-shadow : 1px 1px 2px #9b59b6;
    -moz-text-shadow : 1px 1px 2px #9b59b6;
    text-shadow : 1px 1px 2px #9b59b6;

    Gradient color of #9b59b6

    background-color: #9b59b6; 
    filter: progid:DXImageTransform.Microsoft.gradient(startColorstr='#b07cc6', endColorstr='#9b59b6'); 
    background-image: -webkit-gradient(linear, 0% 0%, 0% 100%, from(#b07cc6), to(#9b59b6)); 
    background-image: -webkit-linear-gradient(top, #b07cc6, #9b59b6); 
    background-image: -moz-linear-gradient(top, #b07cc6, #9b59b6); 
    background-image: -o-linear-gradient(top, #b07cc6, #9b59b6); 
    background-image: linear-gradient(to bottom, #b07cc6, #9b59b6);