Faux-Light grayish magenta (#ce96d3) color information

#ce96d3 is the hex color code that may be mistaken for "Light grayish magenta" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "light purple". When people spot this color, Light grayish magenta (#ce96d3), in advertisements, they may think of some of these attributes: being successful, calming down and soothing, states of pure consciousness, cutting-edge, and travel. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for energy.

#ce96d3 Breakdown

#ce96d3 is made up of (206, 150, 211) in RGB colorspace and (2.37, 28.91, 0.00, 17.25) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13539027 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc99cc. White should be used ontop of #ce96d3 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ce96d3. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ce96d3 luma #173.49
Websafe hex #cc99cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(206, 150, 211) Adobe RGB (190.00, 150.00, 208.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(81%, 59%, 83%) Closest named color Light grayish magenta
rgba rgba(206.0, 150.0, 211.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (63.25, 28.62, -22.83)
cmyk cmyk(2.37, 28.91, 0.00, 17.25) CIE-L*ab (69.47, 29.77, -22.75)
hsv hsv(295.00, 41.38, 71.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (69.47, 37.47, 322.61)
hsb hsb(295.00, 28.92, 83.00) CIE-L*uv (69.47, 25.57, -40.01)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Light grayish magenta (#ce96d3)

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" #ce96d3 while the second is the "compliment" #9bd396.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Light grayish magenta (#ce96d3)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #ce96d3 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #9bd396.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Light grayish magenta (#ce96d3)

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-Light grayish magenta (#ce96d3)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Light grayish magenta (#ce96d3)

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-Light grayish magenta (#ce96d3)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #ce96d3 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #ce96d3

When you combine pure black with this color, #ce96d3, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Light grayish magenta (#ce96d3)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #ce96d3 with gray

#ce96d3 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 #ce96d3 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ce96d3 → #9bd396
#ce96d3 → #dcb5e0
#ce96d3 → #ffffff
#ce96d3 → #d396ba
#ce96d3 → #7b5a7e
#ce96d3 → #af96d3

How #ce96d3 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #ce96d3 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 #ce96d3 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#ce96d3 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.

#ce96d3might 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-Light grayish magenta (#ce96d3)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#ce96d3. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#ce96d3 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 #ce96d3
Java new Color(206, 150, 211);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 206, 150, 211);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:206 green:150 blue:211 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(206f, 150f, 211f);
Swift UIColor(red:206, green:150, blue:211, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $d396ce
Python Color('#ce96d3')

Base Conversions of hex color #ce96d3

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ce96d3. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13539027 while the individual RGB conversions are: 206, 150, 211.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001110 10010110 11010011
Hex ce 96 d3
Octal 316 226 323
Decimal 206 150 211

#ce96d3 Icons

If you're considering using #ce96d3 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Light grayish magenta (#ce96d3) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #ce96d3 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 #ce96d3 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ce96d3 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ce96d3 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ce96d3 background.
This text is hex color #ce96d3 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ce96d3 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ce96d3 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ce96d3 and white (#ffffff) background.