Convert HunterLab to Luv

Enter values for an HunterLab to convert it to Luv, or vice versa.

0 to 100
-128 to 128
-128 to 128
0 to 100
-134 to 224
-140 to 122


HunterLab is similar to Cie-L*ab. Both are based on Xyz but HunterLab's color coordinates are based around a square root transformation rather than a cube.


CieLuv is another color space based on Xyz and is an update of the 1964 UVW space.

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All calculations were doing using the open source ColorMine library.

The code used for the HunterLab and Luv conversions can be found on Github:

Conversion Example:

var hunterlab = new HunterLab();
var luv = hunterlab.To<Luv>();

Color conversions performed using the open source ColorMine library.

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