The way a color is described is called the color model and the main one for computers is the RGB one.
- RGB: Describe the color as levels of red, green and blue.
- HSV: Hue (0-360), saturation (0-1), and value (0-1).
- HSL: Hue , saturation, and lightness
Hue: Red, orange, yellow, green, blue, violet.
Saturation: Intense vs. dull.
Lightness: light vs. dark.
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