Faux-Aero blue (#caf5dc) color information

Hex color #caf5dc should not to be confused with "Aero blue" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "very light green". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Aero blue (#caf5dc), in marketing and promotions, they might associate it with an alleviation to depression, personal growth, fruitfulness, technology, and various cultures. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for clothing.

Breakdown of Faux-Aero blue (#caf5dc)

#caf5dc is made up of (202, 245, 220) in RGB colorspace and (17.55, 0.00, 10.20, 3.92) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13301212 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccffcc. Black should be used ontop of #caf5dc to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #caf5dc. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #caf5dc luma #229.07
Websafe hex #ccffcc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(202, 245, 220) Adobe RGB (215.00, 245.00, 220.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(79%, 96%, 86%) Closest named color Aero blue
rgba rgba(202.0, 245.0, 220.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (91.10, -17.69, 7.01)
cmyk cmyk(17.55, 0.00, 10.20, 3.92) CIE-L*ab (93.01, -18.36, 7.49)
hsv hsv(144.73, 68.00, 87.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (93.01, 19.83, 157.81)
hsb hsb(144.73, 17.71, 96.00) CIE-L*uv (93.01, -21.49, 14.57)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Aero blue (#caf5dc)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #caf5dc while the second is the "compliment" #f4c9e3.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Aero blue (#caf5dc)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #caf5dc is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #f4c9e3.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Aero blue (#caf5dc)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Aero blue (#caf5dc)

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

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Aero blue (#caf5dc)

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.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Lighter shades of #caf5dc

When you combine pure white with this color, #caf5dc, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #caf5dc

Darker shades are produced by blending #caf5dc with black

Faux-Aero blue (#caf5dc)'s Tones

Tones of #caf5dc can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #caf5dc

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 #caf5dc as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#caf5dc → #f4c9e3
#caf5dc → #d9f8e6
#caf5dc → #000000
#caf5dc → #c9f4f0
#caf5dc → #799384
#caf5dc → #cdf4c9

Faux-Aero blue (#caf5dc) in different environments

Seeing #caf5dc 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 #caf5dc could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Aero blue (#caf5dc)

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

#caf5dcmight 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 #caf5dc

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#caf5dc. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #caf5dc

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 #caf5dc
Java new Color(202, 245, 220);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 202, 245, 220);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:202 green:245 blue:220 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(202f, 245f, 220f);
Swift UIColor(red:202, green:245, blue:220, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $dcf5ca
Python Color('#caf5dc')

Base Conversions of hex color #caf5dc

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #caf5dc. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13301212 while the individual RGB conversions are: 202, 245, 220.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001010 11110101 11011100
Hex ca f5 dc
Octal 312 365 334
Decimal 202 245 220

#caf5dc Icons

If you're considering using #caf5dc in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Aero blue (#caf5dc) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #caf5dc 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 #caf5dc on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #caf5dc on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #caf5dc background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #caf5dc background.
This text is hex color #caf5dc on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #caf5dc on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #caf5dc and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #caf5dc and white (#ffffff) background.