The color wheel or color circle is the basic tool for
combining colors. The first circular color diagram was designed by Sir Isaac Newton in
The color wheel is designed so that virtually any colors you
pick from it will look
good together. Over the years, many variations of the basic design
have been made, but the most common version is a wheel of 12 colors
based on the RYB (or artistic) color model.
Traditionally, there are a number of color combinations that are
considered especially pleasing. These are called color harmonies or color chords and
they consist of two or more colors with a fixed relation in the
ColorImpact is designed to dynamically create a color wheel to match your base color.