Convert Yxy to Lch

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

0 to 100
0 to 1
0 to 1
0 to 100
0 to 100
0 to 360


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.


Lch is similar to it's cousin Cie-L*ab, except that it's been rearranged in the shape of a sphere which makes it useful for applications like high-end photo editing and retouching images. Read more about it here

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All calculations were doing using the open source ColorMine library.

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

Conversion Example:

var yxy = new Yxy();
var lch = yxy.To<Lch>();

Color conversions performed using the open source ColorMine library.

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