Color - (Saturation|Chroma|Intensity) (Purity of a hue)

1 - About

The third descriptive quality of colour is saturation, also known as chroma or intensity.

It defines the degree of purity of a hue.

Saturation is a (comparative|relative) property and like value is linear and progressive.

3 - Scale

  • The beginning of a saturation scale is a colour that is hue-intense.
  • The end step is a colour so muted that its hue can't just be identified.

The purity of hue, the contrast between:

  • Vivid and dull .
  • Deep vs Pale
  • Brightness or dullness.

4 - Documentation / Reference

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