#a96cc9 - Amethyst Hex Color Code

#A96CC9 (Amethyst) - RGB 169, 108, 201 Color Information

#a96cc9 Conversion Table

HEX Triplet A9, 6C, C9
RGB Decimal 169, 108, 201
RGB Octal 251, 154, 311
RGB Percent 66.3%, 42.4%, 78.8%
RGB Binary 10101001, 1101100, 11001001
CMY 0.337, 0.576, 0.212
CMYK 16, 46, 0, 21

Percentages of Color #A96CC9

R 66.3%
G 42.4%
B 78.8%
RGB Percentages of Color #a96cc9
C 16%
M 46%
Y 0%
K 21%
CMYK Percentages of Color #a96cc9

Color spaces of #A96CC9 Amethyst - RGB(169, 108, 201)

HSV (or HSB) 279°, 46°, 79°
HSL 279°, 46°, 61°
Web Safe #9966cc
XYZ 32.267, 23.377, 58.070
CIE-Lab 55.459, 40.790, -38.986
xyY 0.284, 0.206, 23.377
Decimal 11103433

#a96cc9 Color Accessibility Scores (Amethyst Contrast Checker)


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Amethyst ↔ #a96cc9 Color Blindness Simulator

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#A96CC9 Color Combinations - Color Schemes with a96cc9

#a96cc9 Analogous Colors

#a96cc9 Triadic Colors

#a96cc9 Split Complementary Colors

#a96cc9 Complementary Colors

Shades and Tints of #a96cc9 Color Variations

#a96cc9 Shade Color Variations (When you combine pure black with this color, #a96cc9, darker shades are produced.)

#a96cc9 Tint Color Variations (Lighter shades of #a96cc9 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.)

Alternatives colours to Amethyst (#a96cc9)

#a96cc9 Color Codes for CSS3/HTML5 and Icon Previews

Text with Hexadecimal Color #a96cc9
This sample text has a font color of #a96cc9
#a96cc9 Border Color
This sample element has a border color of #a96cc9
#a96cc9 CSS3 Linear Gradient
#a96cc9 Background Color
This sample paragraph has a background color of #a96cc9
#a96cc9 Text Shadow
This sample text has a shadow color of #a96cc9
Sample text with glow color #a96cc9
This sample text has a glow color of #a96cc9
#a96cc9 Box Shadow
This sample element has a box shadow of #a96cc9
Sample text with Underline Color #a96cc9
This sample text has a underline color of #a96cc9
A selection of SVG images/icons using the hex version #a96cc9 of the current color.

#A96CC9 in Programming

HTML5, CSS3 #a96cc9
Java new Color(169, 108, 201);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 169, 108, 201);
Swift UIColor(red:169, green:108, blue:201, alpha:1.00000)
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:169 green:108 blue:201 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(169f, 108f, 201f);
Python Color('#a96cc9')

#a96cc9 - RGB(169, 108, 201) - Amethyst Color FAQ

What is the color code for Amethyst?

Hex color code for Amethyst color is #a96cc9. RGB color code for amethyst color is rgb(169, 108, 201).

What is the RGB value of #a96cc9?

The RGB value corresponding to the hexadecimal color code #a96cc9 is rgb(169, 108, 201). These values represent the intensities of the red, green, and blue components of the color, respectively. Here, '169' indicates the intensity of the red component, '108' represents the green component's intensity, and '201' denotes the blue component's intensity. Combined in these specific proportions, these three color components create the color represented by #a96cc9.

What is the RGB percentage of #a96cc9?

The RGB percentage composition for the hexadecimal color code #a96cc9 is detailed as follows: 66.3% Red, 42.4% Green, and 78.8% Blue. This breakdown indicates the relative contribution of each primary color in the RGB color model to achieve this specific shade. The value 66.3% for Red signifies a dominant red component, contributing significantly to the overall color. The Green and Blue components are comparatively lower, with 42.4% and 78.8% respectively, playing a smaller role in the composition of this particular hue. Together, these percentages of Red, Green, and Blue mix to form the distinct color represented by #a96cc9.

What does RGB 169,108,201 mean?

The RGB color 169, 108, 201 represents a dull and muted shade of Blue. The websafe version of this color is hex 9966cc. This color might be commonly referred to as a shade similar to Amethyst.

What is the CMYK (Cyan Magenta Yellow Black) color model of #a96cc9?

In the CMYK (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black) color model, the color represented by the hexadecimal code #a96cc9 is composed of 16% Cyan, 46% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 21% Black. In this CMYK breakdown, the Cyan component at 16% influences the coolness or green-blue aspects of the color, whereas the 46% of Magenta contributes to the red-purple qualities. The 0% of Yellow typically adds to the brightness and warmth, and the 21% of Black determines the depth and overall darkness of the shade. The resulting color can range from bright and vivid to deep and muted, depending on these CMYK values. The CMYK color model is crucial in color printing and graphic design, offering a practical way to mix these four ink colors to create a vast spectrum of hues.

What is the HSL value of #a96cc9?

In the HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) color model, the color represented by the hexadecimal code #a96cc9 has an HSL value of 279° (degrees) for Hue, 46% for Saturation, and 61% for Lightness. In this HSL representation, the Hue at 279° indicates the basic color tone, which is a shade of red in this case. The Saturation value of 46% describes the intensity or purity of this color, with a higher percentage indicating a more vivid and pure color. The Lightness value of 61% determines the brightness of the color, where a higher percentage represents a lighter shade. Together, these HSL values combine to create the distinctive shade of red that is both moderately vivid and fairly bright, as indicated by the specific values for this color. The HSL color model is particularly useful in digital arts and web design, as it allows for easy adjustments of color tones, saturation, and brightness levels.

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