Faux-Queen pink (#e7c5dd) color information

#e7c5dd is the hex color code that is close to the color named "Queen pink" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "very light gray". When people spot this color, Queen pink (#e7c5dd), in advertising materials, 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.

#e7c5dd Breakdown

#e7c5dd is made up of (231, 197, 221) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 14.72, 4.33, 9.41) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15189469 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffcccc. Black should be used ontop of #e7c5dd to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #e7c5dd. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #e7c5dd luma #209.68
Websafe hex #ffcccc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(231, 197, 221) Adobe RGB (221.00, 195.00, 219.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(91%, 77%, 87%) Closest named color Queen pink
rgba rgba(231.0, 197.0, 221.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (78.74, 16.28, -7.42)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 14.72, 4.33, 9.41) CIE-L*ab (82.91, 16.41, -7.65)
hsv hsv(317.14, 43.75, 84.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (82.91, 18.11, 335.01)
hsb hsb(317.14, 15.38, 91.00) CIE-L*uv (82.91, 18.67, -14.63)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Queen pink (#e7c5dd)

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" #e7c5dd and the second color is called the "compliment" #c4e8ce.

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-Queen pink (#e7c5dd)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #e7c5dd is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #c4e8ce.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Queen pink (#e7c5dd)

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-Queen pink (#e7c5dd)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Queen pink (#e7c5dd)

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-Queen pink (#e7c5dd)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #e7c5dd can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #e7c5dd

When you combine pure black with this color, #e7c5dd, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #e7c5dd

Tones are produced by blending #e7c5dd with gray

#e7c5dd 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 #e7c5dd as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#e7c5dd → #c4e8ce
#e7c5dd → #eed6e7
#e7c5dd → #000000
#e7c5dd → #e8c4cc
#e7c5dd → #8a7684
#e7c5dd → #e0c4e8

How #e7c5dd looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #e7c5dd 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 #e7c5dd could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#e7c5dd 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.

#e7c5ddmight 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-Queen pink (#e7c5dd)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#e7c5dd. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#e7c5dd 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 #e7c5dd
Java new Color(231, 197, 221);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 231, 197, 221);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:231 green:197 blue:221 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(231f, 197f, 221f);
Swift UIColor(red:231, green:197, blue:221, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $ddc5e7
Python Color('#e7c5dd')

Base Conversions of hex color #e7c5dd

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #e7c5dd. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15189469 while the individual RGB conversions are: 231, 197, 221.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11100111 11000101 11011101
Hex e7 c5 dd
Octal 347 305 335
Decimal 231 197 221

#e7c5dd Icons

If you're considering using #e7c5dd in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Queen pink (#e7c5dd) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #e7c5dd 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 #e7c5dd on a solid black (#000000) background.
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This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #e7c5dd background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #e7c5dd background.
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This text is hex color #e7c5dd on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #e7c5dd and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #e7c5dd and white (#ffffff) background.