In color theory
, hue is one of the main properties
of a color
, defined technically in the CIECAM02
model as "the degree to which a stimulus can be described as similar to or different from stimuli that are described as red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple," which in certain theories of color vision
are called unique hues
Objective specification of the quality of a color regardless of its luminance. A combination of hue and saturation.
A pure color - one without added white or black.
An objective specification of the quality of a colour, regardless of its luminance.
The characteristic related to the light frequency that appears in the color, for instance red, yellow, green, cyan, blue or magenta.