Light cyan (#e0ffff) color information

#e0ffff is the hex color code that is commonly known by the name "Light cyan". The color is categorized as "very light blue". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Light cyan (#e0ffff), in advertising materials, they may think of some of these attributes: serenity, coldness, self-expression, health care, and widely-used. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for cars.

#e0ffff Breakdown

#e0ffff is made up of (224, 255, 255) in RGB colorspace and (12.16, 0.00, 0.00, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14745599 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccffff. Black should be used ontop of #e0ffff to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #e0ffff. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #e0ffff luma #245.48
Websafe hex #ccffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(224, 255, 255) Adobe RGB (234.00, 255.00, 254.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(88%, 100%, 100%) Closest named color Light cyan
rgba rgba(224.0, 255.0, 255.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (97.47, -9.85, -2.88)
cmyk cmyk(12.16, 0.00, 0.00, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (98.03, -9.80, -2.85)
hsv hsv(180.02, 100.00, 94.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (98.03, 10.21, 196.22)
hsb hsb(180.02, 12.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (98.03, -15.87, -2.73)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Light cyan (#e0ffff)

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" #e0ffff and the second color is called the "compliment" #ffe0e0.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Light cyan (#e0ffff)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #e0ffff is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #ffe0e0.

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

Triadic Colors of Light cyan (#e0ffff)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

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

Tetradic Colors of Light cyan (#e0ffff)

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 Light cyan (#e0ffff)

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 #e0ffff

Lighter shades of #e0ffff can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #e0ffff

Darker shades of #e0ffff can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #e0ffff

Tones of #e0ffff can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Light cyan (#e0ffff) 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 #e0ffff as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#e0ffff → #ffe0e0
#e0ffff → #e9ffff
#e0ffff → #000000
#e0ffff → #e0efff
#e0ffff → #869999
#e0ffff → #e0ffef

Light cyan (#e0ffff) in different environments

Seeing #e0ffff 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 #e0ffff could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#e0ffff 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.

#e0ffffmight 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.

#e0ffff 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#e0ffff. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#e0ffff 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 #e0ffff
Java new Color(224, 255, 255);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 224, 255, 255);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:224 green:255 blue:255 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(224f, 255f, 255f);
Swift UIColor(red:224, green:255, blue:255, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $ffffe0
Python Color('#e0ffff')

Base Conversions of hex color #e0ffff

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #e0ffff. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14745599 while the individual RGB conversions are: 224, 255, 255.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11100000 11111111 11111111
Hex e0 ff ff
Octal 340 377 377
Decimal 224 255 255

#e0ffff Icons

If you're considering using #e0ffff in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Light cyan (#e0ffff) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #e0ffff 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 #e0ffff on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #e0ffff on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #e0ffff background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #e0ffff background.
This text is hex color #e0ffff on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #e0ffff on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #e0ffff and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #e0ffff and white (#ffffff) background.