Faux-Chinese silver (#cccecf) color information

The hexidecimal color, #cccecf, should not to be confused with "Chinese silver" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "very light gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Chinese silver (#cccecf), in brand logos, the following may come to mind: being clean, modern or futuristic, graceful, the home, and middle-ground. This color isn't popular for agriculture. NZXT, Knight Foundation, and Bower have ties to this color.

Breakdown of Faux-Chinese silver (#cccecf)

#cccecf is made up of (204, 206, 207) in RGB colorspace and (1.45, 0.48, 0.00, 18.82) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13422287 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cccccc. Black should be used ontop of #cccecf to ensure the best legibility.

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

hex #cccecf luma #205.31
Websafe hex #cccccc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(204, 206, 207) Adobe RGB (202.00, 207.00, 206.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(80%, 81%, 81%) Closest named color Chinese silver
rgba rgba(204.0, 206.0, 207.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (78.74, -2.14, -0.39)
cmyk cmyk(1.45, 0.48, 0.00, 18.82) CIE-L*ab (82.91, -2.25, -0.41)
hsv hsv(180.02, 2.56, 80.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (82.91, 2.29, 190.33)
hsb hsb(180.02, 1.23, 81.00) CIE-L*uv (82.91, -3.46, -0.23)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Chinese silver (#cccecf)

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" #cccecf and the second color is called the "compliment" #cecccc.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Chinese silver (#cccecf)

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

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Chinese silver (#cccecf)

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

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Chinese silver (#cccecf)

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-Chinese silver (#cccecf)

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.

Lighter variations of #cccecf

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

Darker shades of #cccecf

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

Tones of #cccecf

Tones are produced by blending #cccecf with gray

Faux-Chinese silver (#cccecf) 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 #cccecf as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#cccecf → #cecccc
#cccecf → #dbdcdd
#cccecf → #000000
#cccecf → #cccdce
#cccecf → #7a7b7c
#cccecf → #cccecd

How #cccecf looks in different atmospheres

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

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Chinese silver (#cccecf)

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

#cccecfmight 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.

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

LinkedIn
Auth0
Thomson Reuters
NZXT
Knight Foundation
Bower
AIESEC
Oktopost
Continental AG
Duolingo

#cccecf 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 #cccecf
Java new Color(204, 206, 207);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 204, 206, 207);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:204 green:206 blue:207 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(204f, 206f, 207f);
Swift UIColor(red:204, green:206, blue:207, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $cfcecc
Python Color('#cccecf')

Base Conversions of hex color #cccecf

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #cccecf. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13422287 while the individual RGB conversions are: 204, 206, 207.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001100 11001110 11001111
Hex cc ce cf
Octal 314 316 317
Decimal 204 206 207

Icons incorporating the color #cccecf

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

Color #cccecf on different backgrounds

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