Faux-Soap (#cecbee) color information

Hex color #cecbee may be mistaken for "Soap" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "very light gray". When people spot this color, Soap (#cecbee), in brand logos, they might associate it with being transparent, sleek, elegant, technology, and something classic. Colors labeled as "very light gray" are rarely tied to health care.

Breakdown of Faux-Soap (#cecbee)

#cecbee is made up of (206, 203, 238) in RGB colorspace and (13.45, 14.71, 0.00, 6.67) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13552622 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccccff. Black should be used ontop of #cecbee to ensure the best legibility.

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

hex #cecbee luma #207.65
Websafe hex #ccccff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(206, 203, 238) Adobe RGB (206.00, 203.00, 235.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(81%, 80%, 93%) Closest named color Soap
rgba rgba(206.0, 203.0, 238.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (79.37, 7.13, -15.83)
cmyk cmyk(13.45, 14.71, 0.00, 6.67) CIE-L*ab (83.44, 7.32, -15.55)
hsv hsv(244.62, 48.15, 86.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (83.44, 17.19, 295.21)
hsb hsb(244.62, 13.98, 93.00) CIE-L*uv (83.44, -0.21, -25.63)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Soap (#cecbee)

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" #cecbee while the second is the "compliment" #eaedcc.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Soap (#cecbee)

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

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Soap (#cecbee)

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-Soap (#cecbee)

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-Soap (#cecbee)

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 #cecbee

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

Darker shades of #cecbee

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

Faux-Soap (#cecbee)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #cecbee with gray

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

#cecbee → #eaedcc
#cecbee → #dcdaf3
#cecbee → #000000
#cecbee → #decced
#cecbee → #7b798e
#cecbee → #ccdaed

How #cecbee looks in different atmospheres

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

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

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

#cecbeemight 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.

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

#cecbee 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 #cecbee
Java new Color(206, 203, 238);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 206, 203, 238);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:206 green:203 blue:238 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(206f, 203f, 238f);
Swift UIColor(red:206, green:203, blue:238, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $eecbce
Python Color('#cecbee')

Base Conversions of hex color #cecbee

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #cecbee. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13552622 while the individual RGB conversions are: 206, 203, 238.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001110 11001011 11101110
Hex ce cb ee
Octal 316 313 356
Decimal 206 203 238

#cecbee Icons

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

Color Faux-Soap (#cecbee) on different backgrounds

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