Color

A magnifying glass on a color chart. Photo by Markus Spiske on Unsplash

Color or colour is the visual perceptual property corresponding in humans to the categories called red, blue, yellow, green and others. Color derives from the spectrum of light interacting in the eye with the spectral sensitivities of the light receptors. Color categories and physical specifications of color are also associated with objects, materials, light sources, etc. , based on their physical properties such as light absorption, reflection, or emission spectra.