colorspace: Color Space Manipulation

Carries out mapping between assorted color spaces including RGB, HSV, HLS, CIEXYZ, CIELUV, HCL (polar CIELUV), CIELAB and polar CIELAB. Qualitative, sequential, and diverging color palettes based on HCL colors are provided.

Version: 1.2-4
Depends: R (≥ 2.13.0), methods
Suggests: KernSmooth, MASS, kernlab, mvtnorm, vcd, tcltk, dichromat
Published: 2013-09-30
Author: Ross Ihaka [aut], Paul Murrell [aut], Kurt Hornik [aut], Jason C. Fisher [aut], Achim Zeileis [aut, cre]
Maintainer: Achim Zeileis <Achim.Zeileis at>
License: BSD_3_clause + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: yes
Citation: colorspace citation info
Materials: NEWS
In views: Graphics
CRAN checks: colorspace results


Reference manual: colorspace.pdf
Vignettes: HCL-Based Color Palettes in R
Package source: colorspace_1.2-4.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: colorspace_1.2-4.tgz, r-oldrel: colorspace_1.2-4.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: colorspace_1.2-4.tgz
Old sources: colorspace archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: biclust, BiplotGUI, coloc, effects, frontiles, gamlss.util, ips, mixAK, msr, prefmod, R2BayesX, RcmdrPlugin.SM, snpStatsWriter, spacodiR, tourrGui, VIM, YaleToolkit
Reverse imports: anacor, BayesX, BiplotGUI, DepthProc, extracat, forecast, ftsa, gdimap, ggthemes, gpairs, HH, JBTools, mapStats, mcmcplots, metafolio, munsell, NMF, OpenRepGrid, plotKML, qgraph, rainbow, RandomFields, semPlot, seriation, SGP, simPop, simsalapar, smacof, TIMP, treemap, vcd, Wats
Reverse suggests: aqp, cba, copula, dendextend, DirichletReg, geiger, grImport, IsotopeR, movMF, netmeta, nonrandom, OpenStreetMap, party, psychotree, rasterVis, rattle, Rcmdr, RGraphics, RSurvey, surveillance, tourr
Reverse enhances: Rgnuplot