Faux-Menthol (#cbffa7) color information

#cbffa7 is the hex color code that is a variation of "Menthol" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "very light gray". When people spot this color, Menthol (#cbffa7), in advertisements, they may think of some of these attributes: being transparent, modern or futuristic, sincere, technology, and middle-ground. Shades of "very light gray". typically aren't associated with food and restaurants.

#cbffa7 Breakdown

#cbffa7 is made up of (203, 255, 167) in RGB colorspace and (20.39, 0.00, 34.51, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13369255 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccff99. Black should be used ontop of #cbffa7 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #cbffa7. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #cbffa7 luma #229.25
Websafe hex #ccff99 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(203, 255, 167) Adobe RGB (221.00, 254.00, 169.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(80%, 100%, 65%) Closest named color Menthol
rgba rgba(203.0, 255.0, 167.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (93.27, -28.56, 30.18)
cmyk cmyk(20.39, 0.00, 34.51, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (94.74, -30.13, 37.66)
hsv hsv(94.31, 100.00, 82.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (94.74, 48.23, 128.66)
hsb hsb(94.31, 35.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (94.74, -23.27, 57.63)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Menthol (#cbffa7)

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" #cbffa7 while the second is the "compliment" #d8a5ff.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Menthol (#cbffa7)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #cbffa7 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #d8a5ff.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Menthol (#cbffa7)

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

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Menthol (#cbffa7)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Menthol (#cbffa7)

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.

Faux-Menthol (#cbffa7)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #cbffa7 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #cbffa7

When you combine pure black with this color, #cbffa7, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Menthol (#cbffa7)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #cbffa7 with gray

#cbffa7 in 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 #cbffa7 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#cbffa7 → #d8a5ff
#cbffa7 → #daffc1
#cbffa7 → #000000
#cbffa7 → #a5ffab
#cbffa7 → #799964
#cbffa7 → #f9ffa5

How #cbffa7 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #cbffa7 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 #cbffa7 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#cbffa7 popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

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

#cbffa7might 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.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Menthol (#cbffa7)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#cbffa7. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#cbffa7 in programming

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 #cbffa7
Java new Color(203, 255, 167);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 203, 255, 167);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:203 green:255 blue:167 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(203f, 255f, 167f);
Swift UIColor(red:203, green:255, blue:167, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $a7ffcb
Python Color('#cbffa7')

Base Conversions of hex color #cbffa7

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #cbffa7. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13369255 while the individual RGB conversions are: 203, 255, 167.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001011 11111111 10100111
Hex cb ff a7
Octal 313 377 247
Decimal 203 255 167

Icons incorporating the color #cbffa7

If you're considering using #cbffa7 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #cbffa7 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #cbffa7 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 #cbffa7 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #cbffa7 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #cbffa7 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #cbffa7 background.
This text is hex color #cbffa7 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #cbffa7 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #cbffa7 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #cbffa7 and white (#ffffff) background.