Color converter

Accepted formats: HEX, HEX alpha, RGB, RGBA, HSV, HSL, HSLA.

Color converter

A color converter is an online tool that allows you to convert colors between different color representations or color models. Color representations are ways to describe and define colors in terms of various components such as RGB values, hexadecimal codes, HSL values, CMYK values, and more. Color converters help facilitate communication and transformation between these different color models.

Here are some common color representations and what they stand for:

  • RGB (Red, Green, Blue): This is the most common color model used in digital displays. Colors are represented by specifying the intensity of red, green, and blue light that makes up the color. Each component is typically represented by an integer value ranging from 0 to 255.
  • Hexadecimal: Hex codes are a way of representing colors using a six-digit hexadecimal number. Each pair of digits corresponds to the intensity of red, green, and blue, respectively. For example, "#FF0000" represents pure red.
  • HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness): This model represents colors by their hue (color tone), saturation (intensity of the color), and lightness (brightness). It's often used to describe colors in terms of their perceptual attributes.
  • CMYK (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Key/Black): CMYK is used in color printing. Colors are represented by specifying the levels of cyan, magenta, yellow, and black inks needed to reproduce the color.
  • HSV (Hue, Saturation, Value): Similar to HSL, this model represents colors in terms of their hue, saturation, and value. The main difference is that value refers to the brightness of the color, while lightness refers to its lightness.

A color converter allows you to input a color value in one representation and obtain its equivalent value in another representation. For example, you might want to convert an RGB color to a hexadecimal color code, or vice versa. Color converters are often used by designers, developers, and artists who need to work with colors across different mediums, such as web design, graphic design, and printing.

This tool make it easier to work with colors in various contexts without needing to manually calculate or look up the equivalent values in different color models.

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