Handy Online Colour Picker

November 16th, 2012 by Adrian

If you are ever in need of selecting a colour and getting it’s HEX, RGB or HSB value, but can’t be bothered to fire up Photoshop, then just go to colorpicker.com

It’s a super handy online colour picker that also allows you to save up to 10 colours (and is persistent between browser sessions).

They also have a link to a chart showing the HTML Color Names.

It is also possible to link directly to a specific colour using a query string like this …


This is also handy for copy-and-pasting HSL values.

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  1. Jose Says:

    There’s a new similar color picker that I find clearer and has more features: http://colpick.com/. Colors can be shared in the same way:

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