Convert HunterLab to Yxy

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

HunterLab
0 to 100
-128 to 128
-128 to 128
Yxy
0 to 100
0 to 1
0 to 1
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HunterLab

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.

Yxy

The Yxy color space expresses the Xyz color space in a different way, in terms of only x and y coordinates which allows for a 2d representation.

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All calculations were doing using the open source ColorMine library.

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

Conversion Example:

var hunterlab = new HunterLab();
var yxy = hunterlab.To<Yxy>();

Color conversions performed using the open source ColorMine library.

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