Faux-Pale violet (#d299ff) color information

#d299ff is the hex color code that is close to the color named "Pale violet" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "light pink". When people spot this color, Pale violet (#d299ff), in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: love, being nurtured, pretty, femininity, and energy. This color isn't popular for finance.

#d299ff Breakdown

#d299ff is made up of (210, 153, 255) in RGB colorspace and (17.65, 40.00, 0.00, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13801983 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc99ff. White should be used ontop of #d299ff to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d299ff. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d299ff luma #181.42
Websafe hex #cc99ff Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(210, 153, 255) Adobe RGB (194.00, 153.00, 252.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(82%, 60%, 100%) Closest named color Pale violet
rgba rgba(210.0, 153.0, 255.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (66.33, 38.76, -48.35)
cmyk cmyk(17.65, 40.00, 0.00, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (72.23, 38.87, -42.29)
hsv hsv(273.00, 100.00, 80.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (72.23, 57.44, 312.59)
hsb hsb(273.00, 40.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (72.23, 21.25, -73.78)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Pale violet (#d299ff)

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" #d299ff and the second color is called the "compliment" #c6ff99.

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-Pale violet (#d299ff)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #d299ff is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #c6ff99.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Pale violet (#d299ff)

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-Pale violet (#d299ff)

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-Pale violet (#d299ff)

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-Pale violet (#d299ff)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #d299ff can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #d299ff

When you combine pure black with this color, #d299ff, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #d299ff

Tones are produced by blending #d299ff with gray

#d299ff 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 #d299ff as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d299ff → #c6ff99
#d299ff → #dfb7ff
#d299ff → #ffffff
#d299ff → #ff99f9
#d299ff → #7e5b99
#d299ff → #9e99ff

How #d299ff looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #d299ff 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 #d299ff could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#d299ff 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.

#d299ffmight 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-Pale violet (#d299ff)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#d299ff. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#d299ff 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 #d299ff
Java new Color(210, 153, 255);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 210, 153, 255);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:210 green:153 blue:255 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(210f, 153f, 255f);
Swift UIColor(red:210, green:153, blue:255, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $ff99d2
Python Color('#d299ff')

Base Conversions of hex color #d299ff

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d299ff. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13801983 while the individual RGB conversions are: 210, 153, 255.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11010010 10011001 11111111
Hex d2 99 ff
Octal 322 231 377
Decimal 210 153 255

Icons incorporating the color #d299ff

If you're considering using #d299ff in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #d299ff on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #d299ff 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 #d299ff on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #d299ff on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #d299ff background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d299ff background.
This text is hex color #d299ff on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #d299ff on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d299ff and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d299ff and white (#ffffff) background.