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Tyrian Purple, also known as Phoenician red, Phoenician purple, imperial purple, or imperial dye, is a reddish-purple natural dye.
What color is Tyrian Purple?
Tyrian Purple color belongs to the Purple color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Tyrian Purple is #66023C, and the RGB color code is RGB(102, 2, 60).
In the RGB color model, Tyrian Purple has a red value of 102, a green value of 2, and a blue value of 60. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 98.0% magenta, 41.2% yellow, and 60.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 325.2° (degrees), 96.2 % saturation, and 20.4 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Tyrian Purple has a hue of 325.2° (degrees), 98.0 % saturation and 40.0 % brightness/value.
Color Codes - Color Space Conversions
Tyrian Purple color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY
RGBA - RGB(102, 2, 60)
|LRV||~ 3.2 %|
|Munsell Color System||9RP 2.0/9.7|
|XYZ||X : 6.32
Y : 3.19
Z : 4.56
|YXY||Y1 : 3.19
X : 0.45
Y2 : 0.23
|CMY||C : 60.00%
M : 99.22%
Y : 76.47%
|Brightness / Value||40.00 %.|
|CIE-Lab||L : 20.81
A : 43.88
B : -5.99
|CIE-Lch||L : 20.81
C : 44.29
H : 352.23
|CIE-Luv||L : 20.81
U : 47.13
V : -12.17
|Hunter-Lab||L : 17.87
A : 31.81
B : -2.61
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Tyrian Purple - #66023C Color Schemes and Palettes
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.
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.
Here is the Triadic and Tetradic Color Scheme of Tyrian Purple. The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel and tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.
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Tyrian Purple - #66023C Tints and Shades
Tyrian Purple #66023c Shades
Tyrian Purple #66023c Tints
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