Faux-Soap (#cccdef) color information

Hex color #cccdef is very close to "Soap" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "very light gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Soap (#cccdef), in advertising materials, they might associate it with being clean, glamorous, elegant, the home, and accessibility. Colors labeled as "very light gray" are rarely tied to health care.

Breakdown of Faux-Soap (#cccdef)

#cccdef is made up of (204, 205, 239) in RGB colorspace and (14.64, 14.23, 0.00, 6.27) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13422063 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccccff. Black should be used ontop of #cccdef to ensure the best legibility.

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

hex #cccdef luma #208.34
Websafe hex #ccccff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(204, 205, 239) Adobe RGB (202.00, 202.00, 238.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(80%, 80%, 94%) Closest named color Soap
rgba rgba(204.0, 205.0, 239.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (78.74, 7.07, -18.37)
cmyk cmyk(14.64, 14.23, 0.00, 6.27) CIE-L*ab (82.91, 7.28, -17.85)
hsv hsv(240.00, 53.85, 87.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (82.91, 19.28, 292.19)
hsb hsb(240.00, 14.89, 94.00) CIE-L*uv (82.91, -1.93, -29.35)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Soap (#cccdef)

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" #cccdef and the second color is called the "compliment" #efefcc.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Soap (#cccdef)

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

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Soap (#cccdef)

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

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Soap (#cccdef)

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-Soap (#cccdef)

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 #cccdef

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

Darker variations of #cccdef

Darker shades are produced by blending #cccdef with black

Tones of #cccdef

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

Gradients including #cccdef

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

#cccdef → #efefcc
#cccdef → #dbdcf3
#cccdef → #000000
#cccdef → #ddccef
#cccdef → #7a7b8f
#cccdef → #ccddef

Faux-Soap (#cccdef) in different environments

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

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Soap (#cccdef)

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

#cccdefmight 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 #cccdef

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

Programming Language Syntax for #cccdef

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 #cccdef
Java new Color(204, 205, 239);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 204, 205, 239);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:204 green:205 blue:239 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(204f, 205f, 239f);
Swift UIColor(red:204, green:205, blue:239, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $efcdcc
Python Color('#cccdef')

Base Conversions of hex color #cccdef

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #cccdef. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13422063 while the individual RGB conversions are: 204, 205, 239.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001100 11001101 11101111
Hex cc cd ef
Octal 314 315 357
Decimal 204 205 239

#cccdef Icons

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

Color Faux-Soap (#cccdef) on different backgrounds

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