Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6799 Soar (#c4dff6) color information

Hex color #c4dff6 should not to be confused with "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6799 Soar" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "very light blue". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6799 Soar (#c4dff6), in advertisements, they might associate it with serenity, appetite-curbing, a sense of security or trust, health care, and maturity. This color isn't popular for food and restaurants. American Red Cross is a company using this color, according to our database.

Breakdown of #c4dff6

#c4dff6 is made up of (196, 223, 246) in RGB colorspace and (20.33, 9.35, 0.00, 3.53) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12902390 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccccff. Black should be used ontop of #c4dff6 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #c4dff6. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #c4dff6 luma #217.30
Websafe hex #ccccff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(196, 223, 246) Adobe RGB (201.00, 223.00, 243.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(77%, 87%, 96%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6799 Soar
rgba rgba(196.0, 223.0, 246.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (84.26, -5.34, -13.66)
cmyk cmyk(20.33, 9.35, 0.00, 3.53) CIE-L*ab (87.49, -5.54, -13.36)
hsv hsv(208.42, 70.37, 86.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (87.49, 14.46, 247.48)
hsb hsb(208.42, 19.79, 96.00) CIE-L*uv (87.49, -16.47, -20.13)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6799 Soar (#c4dff6)

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" #c4dff6 and the second color is called the "compliment" #f4dac4.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6799 Soar (#c4dff6)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #c4dff6 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #f4dac4.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6799 Soar (#c4dff6)

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

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6799 Soar (#c4dff6)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6799 Soar (#c4dff6)

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.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter variations of #c4dff6

Lighter shades are produced by blending #c4dff6 with white

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6799 Soar (#c4dff6)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #c4dff6 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #c4dff6

When you combine pure gray with this color, #c4dff6, tones are produced.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6799 Soar (#c4dff6) Gradients

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 #c4dff6 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#c4dff6 → #f4dac4
#c4dff6 → #d5e8f8
#c4dff6 → #000000
#c4dff6 → #c4c5f4
#c4dff6 → #758593
#c4dff6 → #c4f4f3

#c4dff6 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #c4dff6 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 #c4dff6 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #c4dff6

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

#c4dff6might 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.

#c4dff6 popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#c4dff6. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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#c4dff6 in coding

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 #c4dff6
Java new Color(196, 223, 246);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 196, 223, 246);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:196 green:223 blue:246 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(196f, 223f, 246f);
Swift UIColor(red:196, green:223, blue:246, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f6dfc4
Python Color('#c4dff6')

Base Conversions of hex color #c4dff6

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #c4dff6. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12902390 while the individual RGB conversions are: 196, 223, 246.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11000100 11011111 11110110
Hex c4 df f6
Octal 304 337 366
Decimal 196 223 246

Icons incorporating the color #c4dff6

If you're considering using #c4dff6 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #c4dff6 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #c4dff6 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 #c4dff6 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #c4dff6 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #c4dff6 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #c4dff6 background.
This text is hex color #c4dff6 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #c4dff6 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #c4dff6 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #c4dff6 and white (#ffffff) background.