Code covered by the BSD License  

Highlights from


4.9 | 7 ratings Rate this file 33 Downloads (last 30 days) File Size: 3.71 KB File ID: #1805




06 Jun 2002 (Updated )

Convert colour names (blue,teal,pale green) into RGB triplets.

| Watch this File

File Information

rgb(col) returns a Matlab RGB colour triplet [R G B] converted from 'col'.

'col' can be:
  an [R G B] triplet (unchanged)
  a colour name, e.g. 'pale orange'
  a matlab colour char (k,r,...)
  a QBASIC colour code (0-15)
  a DWORD colour code (0-0xFFFFFF)
  a DWORD BGR colour code

MATLAB release MATLAB 6.0 (R12)
Tags for This File   Please login to tag files.
Please login to add a comment or rating.
Comments and Ratings (8)
06 Jun 2013 Alexandre Laurin  
07 Dec 2012 Ofir Perry Bibi  
30 Mar 2012 Paul  
22 Jun 2010 Matthew

Thanks for writing this, I find it very handy and use it often when I write scripts to plot various measurement data.

17 Oct 2008 lemes maykon

in my matlab no found the sistem RGB and HSI,how install this sistem? what do i do?

19 Sep 2007 Alvaro Semedo  
01 Nov 2006 GAbriella Musacchia

This was very helpful!

17 Aug 2005 Nick Williams

Just what I needed - the Matlab color space is large but it only allows limited navigation. This tool helps find your way around the colors much easier.

Contact us