Faux-Light cyan (#defbf5) color information

#defbf5 is the hex color code that is close to the color named "Light cyan" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "very light green". When people spot this color, Light cyan (#defbf5), in advertising materials, they may think of some of these attributes: positive health, money and wealth, healing, energy, and gardening and outdoors. Shades of "very light green". typically aren't associated with transportation and cars.

#defbf5 Breakdown

#defbf5 is made up of (222, 251, 245) in RGB colorspace and (11.55, 0.00, 2.39, 1.57) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14613493 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccffff. Black should be used ontop of #defbf5 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #defbf5. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #defbf5 luma #241.40
Websafe hex #ccffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(222, 251, 245) Adobe RGB (231.00, 248.00, 244.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(87%, 98%, 96%) Closest named color Light cyan
rgba rgba(222.0, 251.0, 245.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (94.87, -8.68, -0.65)
cmyk cmyk(11.55, 0.00, 2.39, 1.57) CIE-L*ab (96.00, -8.70, -0.66)
hsv hsv(169.11, 73.33, 92.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (96.00, 8.72, 184.34)
hsb hsb(169.11, 11.22, 98.00) CIE-L*uv (96.00, -12.90, 0.52)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Light cyan (#defbf5)

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" #defbf5 and the second color is called the "compliment" #f9dde3.

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-Light cyan (#defbf5)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #defbf5 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #f9dde3.

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 cyan (#defbf5)

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-Light cyan (#defbf5)

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-Light cyan (#defbf5)

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 cyan (#defbf5)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #defbf5 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #defbf5

When you combine pure black with this color, #defbf5, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #defbf5

Tones are produced by blending #defbf5 with gray

#defbf5 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 #defbf5 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#defbf5 → #f9dde3
#defbf5 → #e7fcf8
#defbf5 → #000000
#defbf5 → #ddf1f9
#defbf5 → #859693
#defbf5 → #ddf9e6

How #defbf5 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #defbf5 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 #defbf5 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#defbf5 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.

#defbf5might 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 cyan (#defbf5)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#defbf5. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#defbf5 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 #defbf5
Java new Color(222, 251, 245);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 222, 251, 245);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:222 green:251 blue:245 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(222f, 251f, 245f);
Swift UIColor(red:222, green:251, blue:245, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f5fbde
Python Color('#defbf5')

Base Conversions of hex color #defbf5

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #defbf5. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14613493 while the individual RGB conversions are: 222, 251, 245.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011110 11111011 11110101
Hex de fb f5
Octal 336 373 365
Decimal 222 251 245

Icons incorporating the color #defbf5

If you're considering using #defbf5 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #defbf5 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #defbf5 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 #defbf5 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #defbf5 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #defbf5 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #defbf5 background.
This text is hex color #defbf5 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #defbf5 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #defbf5 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #defbf5 and white (#ffffff) background.