Color Name: Heroku Purple
Hex Color Code: #430098
RGB Color Code: RGB(67, 0, 152)
CMYK Values *: 55.9%, 100.0%, 0.0%, 40.4%
Pantone PMS Violet C




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About Heroku Purple color - its meaning and example

Heroku is a cloud platform as a service provider for application hosting. Heroku was founded in 2007, and later in 2010, it was acquired by Salesforce. Heroku Purple is the primary color of the Heroku brand. Read more on Heroku brand guidelines and colors here.


What color is Heroku Purple?

Heroku Purple color belongs to the Violet color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Heroku Purple is #430098, and the RGB color code is RGB(67, 0, 152).

In the RGB color model, Heroku Purple has a red value of 67, a green value of 0, and a blue value of 152. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 55.9% cyan, 100.0% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 40.4% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 266.4° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation, and 29.8 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Heroku Purple has a hue of 266.4° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation and 59.6 % brightness/value.

Heroku Purple is cool or warm?

Heroku Purple is a cool color.





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Heroku Purple (Other - Brand) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB

RGBA - RGB(67, 0, 152)

Red 67 (26.3%)
Green 0 (0.0%)
Blue 152 (59.6%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 266.45°
Saturation 100.00 %.
Lightness 29.80 %.
HWB H: 266.45°
W: 0.00 %
B: 40.39 %
LRV ~ 3.5 %
Munsell Color System 9.2PB 2.0/19.6
XYZ X : 7.98
Y : 3.46
Z : 29.95
YXY Y1 : 3.46
X : 0.19
Y2 : 0.08
CMY C : 73.73%
M : 100.00%
Y : 40.39%

CMYK

Cyan 55.92%
Magenta 100.00%
Yellow 0.00%
Key 40.39%

HSV/HSB

Hue 266.45°
Saturation 100.00 %.
Brightness / Value 59.61 %.
CIE-Lab L : 21.8
A : 56.03
B : -64.9
CIE-Lch L : 21.8
C : 85.74
H : 310.8
CIE-Luv L : 21.8
U : 4.36
V : -73.79
Hunter-Lab L : 18.6
A : 44.04
B : -82.45








Similar Colors and Paints



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Paint similar to Heroku Purple (Other - Brand)


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Color Combinations


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Heroku Purple 430098 Monochromatic Color Palette
Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.

Heroku Purple 430098 Analogous Color Palette
Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.

Heroku Purple 430098 triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Heroku Purple 430098 tetradic Color Palette
Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.







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