Faux-Light silver (#d7d7d8) color information

#d7d7d8 is the hex color code that is close to the color named "Light silver" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "very light gray". When people spot this color, Light silver (#d7d7d8), in advertisements, they may think of some of these attributes: being transparent, modern or futuristic, sincere, technology, and middle-ground. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for food and restaurants. American Red Cross, Evernote, and Northwestern University are some of the companies in our database that use this color.

Breakdown of Faux-Light silver (#d7d7d8)

#d7d7d8 is made up of (215, 215, 216) in RGB colorspace and (0.46, 0.46, 0.00, 15.29) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14145496 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cccccc. Black should be used ontop of #d7d7d8 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d7d7d8. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d7d7d8 luma #214.90
Websafe hex #cccccc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(215, 215, 216) Adobe RGB (212.00, 215.00, 215.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(84%, 84%, 85%) Closest named color Light silver
rgba rgba(215.0, 215.0, 216.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (82.46, -1.39, -0.72)
cmyk cmyk(0.46, 0.46, 0.00, 15.29) CIE-L*ab (86.01, -1.44, -0.76)
hsv hsv(240.00, 3.23, 84.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (86.01, 1.63, 207.82)
hsb hsb(240.00, 1.18, 85.00) CIE-L*uv (86.01, -2.54, -0.90)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Light silver (#d7d7d8)

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" #d7d7d8 while the second is the "compliment" #d8d8d6.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Light silver (#d7d7d8)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #d7d7d8 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #d8d8d6.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Light silver (#d7d7d8)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Light silver (#d7d7d8)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Light silver (#d7d7d8)

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.

Lighter shades of #d7d7d8

When you combine pure white with this color, #d7d7d8, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #d7d7d8

Darker shades are produced by blending #d7d7d8 with black

Faux-Light silver (#d7d7d8)'s Tones

Tones of #d7d7d8 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #d7d7d8

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 #d7d7d8 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d7d7d8 → #d8d8d6
#d7d7d8 → #e3e3e3
#d7d7d8 → #000000
#d7d7d8 → #d7d6d8
#d7d7d8 → #818181
#d7d7d8 → #d6d7d8

Faux-Light silver (#d7d7d8) in different environments

Seeing #d7d7d8 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 #d7d7d8 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Light silver (#d7d7d8)

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

#d7d7d8might 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #d7d7d8

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#d7d7d8. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Northwestern University
InVision
American Red Cross
Evernote

Programming Language Syntax for #d7d7d8

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 #d7d7d8
Java new Color(215, 215, 216);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 215, 215, 216);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:215 green:215 blue:216 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(215f, 215f, 216f);
Swift UIColor(red:215, green:215, blue:216, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $d8d7d7
Python Color('#d7d7d8')

Base Conversions of hex color #d7d7d8

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d7d7d8. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14145496 while the individual RGB conversions are: 215, 215, 216.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11010111 11010111 11011000
Hex d7 d7 d8
Octal 327 327 330
Decimal 215 215 216

#d7d7d8 Icons

If you're considering using #d7d7d8 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Light silver (#d7d7d8) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #d7d7d8 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 #d7d7d8 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #d7d7d8 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #d7d7d8 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d7d7d8 background.
This text is hex color #d7d7d8 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #d7d7d8 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d7d7d8 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d7d7d8 and white (#ffffff) background.