Faux-Soap (#ccccf4) color information

The hexidecimal color, #ccccf4, greatly resembles "Soap" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "very light gray". When people from western culture see this color, Soap (#ccccf4), used in brand logos, the following may come to mind: being simplistic, sleek, graceful, travel, and something classic. Shades of "very light gray". typically aren't associated with agriculture.

Breakdown of #ccccf4

#ccccf4 is made up of (204, 204, 244) in RGB colorspace and (16.39, 16.39, 0.00, 4.31) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13421812 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccccff. Black should be used ontop of #ccccf4 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ccccf4. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ccccf4 luma #208.32
Websafe hex #ccccff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(204, 204, 244) Adobe RGB (203.00, 204.00, 243.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(80%, 80%, 96%) Closest named color Soap
rgba rgba(204.0, 204.0, 244.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (79.37, 7.13, -20.48)
cmyk cmyk(16.39, 16.39, 0.00, 4.31) CIE-L*ab (83.44, 7.32, -19.66)
hsv hsv(240.00, 66.67, 88.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (83.44, 20.98, 290.42)
hsb hsb(240.00, 16.67, 96.00) CIE-L*uv (83.44, -3.19, -32.35)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

Stock Photos

Seeing a variation of this color used in photos may be of value. Please note that 2020 Colors is an affiliate of Shutterstock and will receive a percentage of any sales made through this website.

Powered by Shutterstock

Join the Shutterstock Affiliate program using our invite

Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Soap (#ccccf4)

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" #ccccf4 and the second color is called the "compliment" #f4f4cb.

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-Soap (#ccccf4)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #ccccf4 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #f4f4cb.

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-Soap (#ccccf4)

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-Soap (#ccccf4)

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-Soap (#ccccf4)

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 #ccccf4

Lighter shades are produced by blending #ccccf4 with white

Faux-Soap (#ccccf4)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #ccccf4 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #ccccf4

When you combine pure gray with this color, #ccccf4, tones are produced.

Faux-Soap (#ccccf4) 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 #ccccf4 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ccccf4 → #f4f4cb
#ccccf4 → #dbdbf7
#ccccf4 → #000000
#ccccf4 → #e0cbf4
#ccccf4 → #7a7a92
#ccccf4 → #cbe0f4

#ccccf4 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #ccccf4 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 #ccccf4 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #ccccf4

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

#ccccf4might 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.

#ccccf4 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#ccccf4. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#ccccf4 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 #ccccf4
Java new Color(204, 204, 244);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 204, 204, 244);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:204 green:204 blue:244 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(204f, 204f, 244f);
Swift UIColor(red:204, green:204, blue:244, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f4cccc
Python Color('#ccccf4')

Base Conversions of hex color #ccccf4

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ccccf4. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13421812 while the individual RGB conversions are: 204, 204, 244.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001100 11001100 11110100
Hex cc cc f4
Octal 314 314 364
Decimal 204 204 244

Icons incorporating the color #ccccf4

If you're considering using #ccccf4 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #ccccf4 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #ccccf4 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 #ccccf4 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ccccf4 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ccccf4 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ccccf4 background.
This text is hex color #ccccf4 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ccccf4 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ccccf4 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ccccf4 and white (#ffffff) background.