name#

property Color.name: Optional[str]#

Get the color name.

Returns
str or None

The color name, in case this color has a name; otherwise None.

Notes

Refer to the table below for a list of supported colors.

Name

Hex value

Example

"aliceblue"

#F0F8FF

 

"antiquewhite"

#FAEBD7

 

"aquamarine"

#7FFFD4

 

"azure"

#F0FFFF

 

"beige"

#F5F5DC

 

"bisque"

#FFE4C4

 

"black" or "k"

#000000

 

"blanchedalmond"

#FFEBCD

 

"blue" or "b"

#0000FF

 

"blueviolet"

#8A2BE2

 

"brown"

#654321

 

"burlywood"

#DEB887

 

"cadetblue"

#5F9EA0

 

"chartreuse"

#7FFF00

 

"chocolate"

#D2691E

 

"coral"

#FF7F50

 

"cornflowerblue"

#6495ED

 

"cornsilk"

#FFF8DC

 

"crimson"

#DC143C

 

"cyan" or "c" or "aqua"

#00FFFF

 

"darkblue"

#00008B

 

"darkcyan"

#008B8B

 

"darkgoldenrod"

#B8860B

 

"darkgray" or "darkgrey"

#A9A9A9

 

"darkgreen"

#006400

 

"darkkhaki"

#BDB76B

 

"darkmagenta"

#8B008B

 

"darkolivegreen"

#556B2F

 

"darkorange"

#FF8C00

 

"darkorchid"

#9932CC

 

"darkred"

#8B0000

 

"darksalmon"

#E9967A

 

"darkseagreen"

#8FBC8F

 

"darkslateblue"

#483D8B

 

"darkslategray" or "darkslategrey"

#2F4F4F

 

"darkturquoise"

#00CED1

 

"darkviolet"

#9400D3

 

"deeppink"

#FF1493

 

"deepskyblue"

#00BFFF

 

"dimgray" or "dimgrey"

#696969

 

"dodgerblue"

#1E90FF

 

"firebrick"

#B22222

 

"floralwhite"

#FFFAF0

 

"forestgreen"

#228B22

 

"gainsboro"

#DCDCDC

 

"ghostwhite"

#F8F8FF

 

"gold"

#FFD700

 

"goldenrod"

#DAA520

 

"gray" or "grey"

#808080

 

"green" or "g"

#008000

 

"greenyellow"

#ADFF2F

 

"honeydew"

#F0FFF0

 

"hotpink"

#FF69B4

 

"indianred"

#CD5C5C

 

"indigo"

#4B0082

 

"ivory"

#FFFFF0

 

"khaki"

#F0E68C

 

"lavender"

#E6E6FA

 

"lavenderblush"

#FFF0F5

 

"lawngreen"

#7CFC00

 

"lemonchiffon"

#FFFACD

 

"lightblue"

#ADD8E6

 

"lightcoral"

#F08080

 

"lightcyan"

#E0FFFF

 

"lightgoldenrodyellow"

#FAFAD2

 

"lightgray" or "lightgrey"

#D3D3D3

 

"lightgreen"

#90EE90

 

"lightpink"

#FFB6C1

 

"lightsalmon"

#FFA07A

 

"lightseagreen"

#20B2AA

 

"lightskyblue"

#87CEFA

 

"lightslategray" or "lightslategrey"

#778899

 

"lightsteelblue"

#B0C4DE

 

"lightyellow"

#FFFFE0

 

"lime"

#00FF00

 

"limegreen"

#32CD32

 

"linen"

#FAF0E6

 

"magenta" or "m" or "fuchsia"

#FF00FF

 

"maroon"

#800000

 

"mediumaquamarine"

#66CDAA

 

"mediumblue"

#0000CD

 

"mediumorchid"

#BA55D3

 

"mediumpurple"

#9370DB

 

"mediumseagreen"

#3CB371

 

"mediumslateblue"

#7B68EE

 

"mediumspringgreen"

#00FA9A

 

"mediumturquoise"

#48D1CC

 

"mediumvioletred"

#C71585

 

"midnightblue"

#191970

 

"mintcream"

#F5FFFA

 

"mistyrose"

#FFE4E1

 

"moccasin"

#FFE4B5

 

"navajowhite"

#FFDEAD

 

"navy"

#000080

 

"oldlace"

#FDF5E6

 

"olive"

#808000

 

"olivedrab"

#6B8E23

 

"orange"

#FFA500

 

"orangered"

#FF4500

 

"orchid"

#DA70D6

 

"palegoldenrod"

#EEE8AA

 

"palegreen"

#98FB98

 

"paleturquoise"

#AFEEEE

 

"palevioletred"

#DB7093

 

"papayawhip"

#FFEFD5

 

"paraview_background" or "pv" or "paraview"

#52576e

 

"peachpuff"

#FFDAB9

 

"peru"

#CD853F

 

"pink"

#FFC0CB

 

"plum"

#DDA0DD

 

"powderblue"

#B0E0E6

 

"purple"

#800080

 

"raw_sienna"

#965434

 

"rebeccapurple"

#663399

 

"red" or "r"

#FF0000

 

"rosybrown"

#BC8F8F

 

"royalblue"

#4169E1

 

"saddlebrown"

#8B4513

 

"salmon"

#FA8072

 

"sandybrown"

#F4A460

 

"seagreen"

#2E8B57

 

"seashell"

#FFF5EE

 

"sienna"

#A0522D

 

"silver"

#C0C0C0

 

"skyblue"

#87CEEB

 

"slateblue"

#6A5ACD

 

"slategray" or "slategrey"

#708090

 

"snow"

#FFFAFA

 

"springgreen"

#00FF7F

 

"steelblue"

#4682B4

 

"tan"

#D2B48C

 

"teal"

#008080

 

"thistle"

#D8BFD8

 

"tomato"

#FF6347

 

"turquoise"

#40E0D0

 

"violet"

#EE82EE

 

"wheat"

#F5DEB3

 

"white" or "w"

#FFFFFF

 

"whitesmoke"

#F5F5F5

 

"yellow" or "y"

#FFFF00

 

"yellowgreen"

#9ACD32

 

"tab:blue"

#1f77b4

 

"tab:orange"

#ff7f0e

 

"tab:green"

#2ca02c

 

"tab:red"

#d62728

 

"tab:purple"

#9467bd

 

"tab:brown"

#8c564b

 

"tab:pink"

#e377c2

 

"tab:gray"

#7f7f7f

 

"tab:olive"

#bcbd22

 

"tab:cyan"

#17becf

 

Examples

Create a blue color with half opacity.

>>> import pyvista
>>> c = pyvista.Color("blue", default_opacity=0.5)
>>> c
Color(name='blue', hex='#0000ff80')