Faux-Lavender blue (#cccdfb) color information

The hexidecimal color, #cccdfb, is very close to "Lavender blue" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "very light blue". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Lavender blue (#cccdfb), in marketing and promotions, the following may come to mind: serenity, offices, human life, health care, and being taken seriously. This color isn't popular for clothing.

Breakdown of #cccdfb

#cccdfb is made up of (204, 205, 251) in RGB colorspace and (18.73, 18.33, 0.00, 1.57) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13422075 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccccff. Black should be used ontop of #cccdfb to ensure the best legibility.

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

hex #cccdfb luma #209.69
Websafe hex #ccccff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(204, 205, 251) Adobe RGB (204.00, 203.00, 248.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(80%, 80%, 98%) Closest named color Lavender blue
rgba rgba(204.0, 205.0, 251.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (79.37, 9.41, -23.58)
cmyk cmyk(18.73, 18.33, 0.00, 1.57) CIE-L*ab (83.44, 9.61, -22.30)
hsv hsv(240.00, 81.82, 89.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (83.44, 24.28, 293.31)
hsb hsb(240.00, 18.37, 98.00) CIE-L*uv (83.44, -1.98, -37.08)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Lavender blue (#cccdfb)

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" #cccdfb and the second color is called the "compliment" #f9f9cb.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Lavender blue (#cccdfb)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #cccdfb is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #f9f9cb.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Lavender blue (#cccdfb)

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-Lavender blue (#cccdfb)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Lavender blue (#cccdfb)

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.

Faux-Lavender blue (#cccdfb)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #cccdfb with white

Darker variations of #cccdfb

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

Tones of #cccdfb

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

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

#cccdfb → #f9f9cb
#cccdfb → #dbdcfc
#cccdfb → #000000
#cccdfb → #e2cbf9
#cccdfb → #7a7b96
#cccdfb → #cbe2f9

Faux-Lavender blue (#cccdfb) in different environments

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

Named colors and Paints related to #cccdfb

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

#cccdfbmight 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-Lavender blue (#cccdfb)

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

#cccdfb 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 #cccdfb
Java new Color(204, 205, 251);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 204, 205, 251);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:204 green:205 blue:251 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(204f, 205f, 251f);
Swift UIColor(red:204, green:205, blue:251, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $fbcdcc
Python Color('#cccdfb')

Base Conversions of hex color #cccdfb

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #cccdfb. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13422075 while the individual RGB conversions are: 204, 205, 251.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001100 11001101 11111011
Hex cc cd fb
Octal 314 315 373
Decimal 204 205 251

Icons incorporating the color #cccdfb

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

Color #cccdfb on different backgrounds

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