Re: color names

Alan M Stanier (alan@essex.ac.uk)
Sun, 10 Nov 1996 20:17:50 +0000 (GMT)


From: Alan M Stanier <alan@essex.ac.uk>
To: Tom Schlarman <tschlarm@Adobe.COM>
Cc: wwwhtml <www-html@w3.org>
Subject: Re: color names
Message-Id: <SIMEON.9611102050.B@seralan.essex.ac.uk>
Date: Sun, 10 Nov 1996 20:17:50 +0000 (GMT)


On Mon, 11 Nov 1996 11:18:00 -0700 Tom Schlarman <tschlarm@Adobe.COM> 
wrote:

> Does anybody know where there is a chart of color names and 
their triplet
> value.  I need the extended colors (violet, cadetblue, etc...), not just
> the basic 16.

Try http://www.infi.net/wwwimages/colorindex.html

But, please be warned: you can make your pages eyewrenchingly
unpleasant by use of these colors. If you really want to use them,
check the pages out on several different monitors and browsers,
before inflicting them on the world.

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Alan M Stanier
Computing Service
University of Essex