Faux-Electric blue (#7fffff) color information

The hexidecimal color, #7fffff, is a variation of "Electric blue" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "very light gray". When people spot this color, Electric blue (#7fffff), in advertising materials, the following may come to mind: being transparent, glamorous, graceful, technology, and accessibility. Colors labeled as "very light gray" are rarely tied to agriculture.

Breakdown of #7fffff

#7fffff is made up of (127, 255, 255) in RGB colorspace and (50.20, 0.00, 0.00, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 8388607 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #66ffff. Black should be used ontop of #7fffff to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #7fffff. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #7fffff luma #216.47
Websafe hex #66ffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(127, 255, 255) Adobe RGB (177.00, 254.00, 255.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(50%, 100%, 100%) Closest named color Electric blue
rgba rgba(127.0, 255.0, 255.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (91.10, -31.63, -11.24)
cmyk cmyk(50.20, 0.00, 0.00, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (93.01, -33.94, -10.88)
hsv hsv(180.02, 100.00, 75.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (93.01, 35.64, 197.77)
hsb hsb(180.02, 50.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (93.01, -52.17, -11.82)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Electric blue (#7fffff)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #7fffff and the second color is called the "compliment" #ff7f7f.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Electric blue (#7fffff)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #7fffff is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #ff7f7f.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Electric blue (#7fffff)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Electric blue (#7fffff)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Electric blue (#7fffff)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter shades of #7fffff

Lighter shades are produced by blending #7fffff with white

Darker shades of #7fffff

Darker shades are produced by blending #7fffff with black

Tones of #7fffff

Tones are produced by blending #7fffff with gray

Gradients including #7fffff

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #7fffff as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#7fffff → #ff7f7f
#7fffff → #a5ffff
#7fffff → #000000
#7fffff → #7fbfff
#7fffff → #4c9999
#7fffff → #7fffbf

How #7fffff looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #7fffff on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #7fffff could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #7fffff

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#7fffffmight be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #7fffff

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#7fffff. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #7fffff

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #7fffff
Java new Color(127, 255, 255);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 127, 255, 255);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:127 green:255 blue:255 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(127f, 255f, 255f);
Swift UIColor(red:127, green:255, blue:255, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $ffff7f
Python Color('#7fffff')

Base Conversions of hex color #7fffff

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #7fffff. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 8388607 while the individual RGB conversions are: 127, 255, 255.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01111111 11111111 11111111
Hex 7f ff ff
Octal 177 377 377
Decimal 127 255 255

#7fffff Icons

If you're considering using #7fffff in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Electric blue (#7fffff) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #7fffff colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #7fffff on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #7fffff on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #7fffff background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #7fffff background.
This text is hex color #7fffff on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #7fffff on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #7fffff and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #7fffff and white (#ffffff) background.