Faux-Light cyan (#ddfff5) color information

#ddfff5 is the hex color code that almost matches the color named "Light cyan" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "very light green". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Light cyan (#ddfff5), in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: an alleviation to depression, the environment, healing, technology, and being passive and non-confrontational. Shades of "very light green". typically aren't associated with transportation and cars.

#ddfff5 Breakdown

#ddfff5 is made up of (221, 255, 245) in RGB colorspace and (13.33, 0.00, 3.92, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14548981 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccffff. Black should be used ontop of #ddfff5 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ddfff5. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ddfff5 luma #243.45
Websafe hex #ccffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(221, 255, 245) Adobe RGB (230.00, 256.00, 245.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(87%, 100%, 96%) Closest named color Light cyan
rgba rgba(221.0, 255.0, 245.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (96.95, -13.74, 1.49)
cmyk cmyk(13.33, 0.00, 3.92, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (97.63, -13.81, 1.51)
hsv hsv(161.56, 100.00, 93.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (97.63, 13.89, 173.76)
hsb hsb(161.56, 13.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (97.63, -18.79, 4.77)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Light cyan (#ddfff5)

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" #ddfff5 while the second is the "compliment" #ffdde8.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Light cyan (#ddfff5)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #ddfff5 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #ffdde8.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Light cyan (#ddfff5)

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 cyan (#ddfff5)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Light cyan (#ddfff5)

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 variations of #ddfff5

Lighter shades of #ddfff5 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #ddfff5

Darker shades of #ddfff5 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Light cyan (#ddfff5)'s Tones

Tones of #ddfff5 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Light cyan (#ddfff5) 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 #ddfff5 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ddfff5 → #ffdde8
#ddfff5 → #e7fff8
#ddfff5 → #000000
#ddfff5 → #ddf8ff
#ddfff5 → #849993
#ddfff5 → #ddffe3

Faux-Light cyan (#ddfff5) in different environments

Seeing #ddfff5 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 #ddfff5 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#ddfff5 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.

#ddfff5might 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.

#ddfff5 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#ddfff5. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#ddfff5 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 #ddfff5
Java new Color(221, 255, 245);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 221, 255, 245);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:221 green:255 blue:245 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(221f, 255f, 245f);
Swift UIColor(red:221, green:255, blue:245, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f5ffdd
Python Color('#ddfff5')

Base Conversions of hex color #ddfff5

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ddfff5. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14548981 while the individual RGB conversions are: 221, 255, 245.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011101 11111111 11110101
Hex dd ff f5
Octal 335 377 365
Decimal 221 255 245

Icons incorporating the color #ddfff5

If you're considering using #ddfff5 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #ddfff5 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #ddfff5 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 #ddfff5 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ddfff5 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ddfff5 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ddfff5 background.
This text is hex color #ddfff5 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ddfff5 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ddfff5 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ddfff5 and white (#ffffff) background.