Rectangular array of ROOT colors

ROOT colors

This project creates an infographic showing the ROOT colors and how they relate to each other.


ROOT page
GitHub repository


Physicists use ROOT to make plots and it’s often useful to be able to easily browse the color space. ROOT provides a color wheel, but I find the rectangular display very useful as well. In principle, colors in the same column should suit each other, which makes the rectangular display more useful than the color wheel.

Sample output

Rectangular array of ROOT colors
Rectangular array of ROOT colors

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