HSL to HEXA Converter

HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) and HEXA (Hexadecimal with Alpha) are two different color models used in computer graphics and web design.

The HSL color model defines colors in terms of their hue (the color itself), saturation (the intensity of the color), and lightness (the perceived brightness of the color).

The HEXA color model is similar to the HEX color model, but it includes an alpha channel to specify the opacity of the color. The alpha value is represented by two additional hexadecimal digits, with "00" being completely transparent and "FF" being completely opaque.

A HSL to HEXA converter is a tool that converts a color specified in the HSL color model to the equivalent color in the HEXA color model. This conversion can be useful in various applications such as web development and graphic design.

The conversion process involves several steps that take into account the different color spaces and the range of values they use. There are several algorithms and formulas that can be used to perform the conversion, including the one provided below:

H = hue value (0-360)

S = saturation value (0-1)

L = lightness value (0-1)

A = alpha value (0-1)

C = (1 - abs(2*L - 1)) * S

X = C * (1 - abs((H/60) mod 2 - 1))

m = L - C/2

if H < 60:

R, G, B = C, X, 0

elif H < 120:

R, G, B = X, C, 0

elif H < 180:

R, G, B = 0, C, X

elif H < 240:

R, G, B = 0, X, C

elif H < 300:

R, G, B = X, 0, C


R, G, B = C, 0, X

R, G, B = (R+m)*255, (G+m)*255, (B+m)*255

# Convert to HEXA format

hexa_value = f"#{int(R):02x}{int(G):02x}{int(B):02x}{int(A*255):02x}"

This algorithm takes in the HSL values and alpha value and converts them to the equivalent HEXA value, which can then be used to specify a color in the HEXA color model. The resulting hexa value is in the format "#RRGGBBAA", where "RR", "GG", "BB", and "AA" are the hexadecimal values for the red, green, blue, and alpha components of the color.

Similar tools

HSL to HEX Converter

Convert your HSL color format to HEX format.

HSL to RGB Converter

Convert your HSL color format to RGB format.

HSL to RGBA Converter

Convert your RGBA color format to RGBA format.

HSL to HSV Converter

Convert your HSL color format to HSV format.

HSL to HSLA Converter

Convert your HSL color format to HSLA format.


Popular tools