by colorjs

colorjs / color-space

Math & data behind color spaces and color conversions.

218 Stars 17 Forks Last release: Not found The Unlicense 263 Commits 0 Releases

Available items

No Items, yet!

The developer of this repository has not created any items for sale yet. Need a bug fixed? Help with integration? A different license? Create a request here:

Color-space Build Status stable OpenCollective OpenCollective

Conversions and data for color spaces. Demo.


npm install color-space

var space = require('color-space');

//convert lab to lch var result = space.lab.lch([80,50,60]);

You can require a separate space to reduce size significantly:

var rgb = require('color-space/rgb');
var hsl = require('color-space/hsl');

//convert rgb to hsl rgb.hsl([200,230,100]);


.name //space name
.min //channel minimums
.max //channel maximums
.channel //channel names
.alias //alias space names



Please fork, add color space with basic conversions to/from XYZ or RGB and tests. The goal of project is to provide the most complete set of color spaces with maximally minimal uniform API.


Thanks to all the color scientists, who devoted their lives to color research and delivered their knowledge to us, for now we can trust them and use their formulas and their code.


Support us with a monthly donation and help us continue our activities. [Become a backer]


Become a sponsor and get your logo on our README on Github with a link to your site. [Become a sponsor]


  • colormap — collection of colormaps to map colors of images/data. A replacement for visualising spaces like cubehelix.
  • color-spectrum — convert spectrum to a color.
  • color-interpolate — interpolate between color values.
  • color-tool — color picker based on color-space.

Similar projects

We use cookies. If you continue to browse the site, you agree to the use of cookies. For more information on our use of cookies please see our Privacy Policy.