Faux-Classic rose (#f6cce5) color information

Hex color #f6cce5 is related to "Classic rose" because of their close resemblance. It's labeled as "very light red". When people from western culture see this color, Classic rose (#f6cce5), used in designs, they might associate it with feelings of love and affection, their physical self and being, an increased heart rate, food and restaurants, and passion. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for finance and wealth.

Breakdown of Faux-Classic rose (#f6cce5)

#f6cce5 is made up of (246, 204, 229) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 17.07, 6.91, 3.53) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 16174309 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffcccc. Black should be used ontop of #f6cce5 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #f6cce5. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #f6cce5 luma #219.18
Websafe hex #ffcccc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(246, 204, 229) Adobe RGB (233.00, 203.00, 228.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(96%, 80%, 90%) Closest named color Classic rose
rgba rgba(246.0, 204.0, 229.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (82.46, 18.40, -7.44)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 17.07, 6.91, 3.53) CIE-L*ab (86.01, 18.21, -7.56)
hsv hsv(322.50, 66.67, 88.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (86.01, 19.72, 337.45)
hsb hsb(322.50, 16.67, 96.00) CIE-L*uv (86.01, 21.53, -14.89)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Classic rose (#f6cce5)

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" #f6cce5 and the second color is called the "compliment" #cbf4da.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Classic rose (#f6cce5)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #f6cce5 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #cbf4da.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Classic rose (#f6cce5)

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

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Classic rose (#f6cce5)

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

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Classic rose (#f6cce5)

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.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Faux-Classic rose (#f6cce5)'s Lighter shades

When you combine pure white with this color, #f6cce5, lighter shades are produced.

Faux-Classic rose (#f6cce5)'s Darker shades

When you combine pure black with this color, #f6cce5, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #f6cce5

When you combine pure gray with this color, #f6cce5, tones are produced.

#f6cce5 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 #f6cce5 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#f6cce5 → #cbf4da
#f6cce5 → #f8dbec
#f6cce5 → #000000
#f6cce5 → #f4cbd1
#f6cce5 → #937a89
#f6cce5 → #efcbf4

#f6cce5 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #f6cce5 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 #f6cce5 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Classic rose (#f6cce5)

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

#f6cce5might 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-Classic rose (#f6cce5)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#f6cce5. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#f6cce5 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 #f6cce5
Java new Color(246, 204, 229);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 246, 204, 229);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:246 green:204 blue:229 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(246f, 204f, 229f);
Swift UIColor(red:246, green:204, blue:229, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $e5ccf6
Python Color('#f6cce5')

Base Conversions of hex color #f6cce5

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #f6cce5. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 16174309 while the individual RGB conversions are: 246, 204, 229.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11110110 11001100 11100101
Hex f6 cc e5
Octal 366 314 345
Decimal 246 204 229

#f6cce5 Icons

If you're considering using #f6cce5 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Classic rose (#f6cce5) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #f6cce5 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 #f6cce5 on a solid black (#000000) background.
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This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #f6cce5 background.
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This text is hex color #f6cce5 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #f6cce5 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #f6cce5 and white (#ffffff) background.