Periwinkle
Jun 25, 2022

Color of the Day

Periwinkle
#827efe

The color code of Periwinkle indicates, that blue is the main light source among the primary colors red, green and blue. Together with red it also forms the basic color magenta, but still remains as dominant basic color for the initial color impression. Learn more …

Because achromatic basic colors like black and white are somewhat restrained, the colorfulness of Periwinkle is only slightly limited: The mixture ratio between chromatic and achromatic basic colors results in 51 % saturation. Since the inherent brightness of its contained basic colors sums up to a perceived brightness of 53 %, Periwinkle is a rather light color.

Basic colors

Red
#ff0000
Yellow
#ffff00
Green
#00ff00
Cyan
#00ffff
Blue
#0000ff
Magenta
#ff00ff
Black
#000000
White
#ffffff