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Durham University Purple School Color


Color Name: Durham University Purple
Hex Color Code: #68246D
RGB Color Code: RGB(104, 36, 109)
CMYK Values: CMYK(51%, 91%, 0%, 34)
Pantone PMS 255 C




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Durham University Purple, which is also called Palatinate Purple, is the brand color of Durham University

What color is Durham University Purple?

Durham University Purple color belongs to the Purple color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Durham University Purple is #68246D, and the RGB color code is RGB(104, 36, 109).

In the RGB color model, Durham University Purple has a red value of 104, a green value of 36, and a blue value of 109. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 4.6% cyan, 67.0% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 57.3% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 295.9° (degrees), 50.3 % saturation, and 28.4 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Durham University Purple has a hue of 295.9° (degrees), 67.0 % saturation and 42.7 % brightness/value.

Durham University Purple is cool or warm?

Durham University Purple is a warm color.





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


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

RGBA - RGB(104, 36, 109)

Red 104 (40.8%)
Green 36 (14.1%)
Blue 109 (42.7%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 295.89°
Saturation 50.34 %.
Lightness 28.43 %.
HWB H: 295.89°
W: 14.12 %
B: 57.25 %
LRV ~ 5.3 %
Munsell Color System 8.2P 2.6/9.4
XYZ X : 9.1
Y : 5.31
Z : 15.01
YXY Y1 : 5.31
X : 0.31
Y2 : 0.18
CMY C : 59.22%
M : 85.88%
Y : 57.25%

CMYK

Cyan 51%
Magenta 91%
Yellow 0%
Key 34%

HSV/HSB

Hue 295.89°
Saturation 66.97 %.
Brightness / Value 42.75 %.
CIE-Lab L : 27.6
A : 40.82
B : -28.16
CIE-Lch L : 27.6
C : 49.59
H : 325.4
CIE-Luv L : 27.6
U : 26.64
V : -39.88
Hunter-Lab L : 23.04
A : 30.18
B : -22.5








Similar Colors and Paints



Colors similar to Durham University Purple (Other - School)


Here are the colors similar to Durham University Purple (Other - School). Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


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ΔE - 4.56 (95.4% similar)
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ΔE - 5.78 (94.2% similar)




Paint similar to Durham University Purple (Other - School)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Durham University Purple (Other - School). Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


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ΔE - 10.55 (89.5% similar)
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ΔE - 11.74 (88.3% similar)

Behr

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ΔE - 12.02 (88.0% similar)
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Color Combinations


View more Durham University Purple - #68246D color palettes and color scheme combinations


Durham University Purple 68246d 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.

Durham University Purple 68246d 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.

Durham University Purple 68246d triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

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

Durham University Purple 68246d 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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