color circle


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a chart in which complementary colors (or their names) are arranged on opposite sides of a circle

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Hue is defined as an angle moving around the color circle shown at the cone's top edge.
Such features stand out clearly with this aspect color scheme but might be more difficult to identify with other aspect color schemes that select colors from around the color circle.
The first of these uses orange colors, approaching the yellow luminosity high from the other side of the color circle (Figure A-1 and A-2).
With these paints, students paint in a "map" to follow before starting on the small grid color circles.