Faux-Sandy Tan (#fcd6b8) color information

#fcd6b8 is the hex color code that is very close to "Sandy Tan" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "generic pink". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Sandy Tan (#fcd6b8), in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: warmth, youth, pretty, limiting, and the home. This color isn't popular for finance.

#fcd6b8 Breakdown

#fcd6b8 is made up of (252, 214, 184) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 15.08, 26.98, 1.18) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 16570040 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffcccc. Black should be used ontop of #fcd6b8 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #fcd6b8. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #fcd6b8 luma #221.76
Websafe hex #ffcccc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(252, 214, 184) Adobe RGB (242.00, 212.00, 183.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(99%, 84%, 72%) Closest named color Sandy Tan
rgba rgba(252.0, 214.0, 184.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (84.85, 9.76, 16.98)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 15.08, 26.98, 1.18) CIE-L*ab (87.97, 9.75, 19.98)
hsv hsv(26.67, 93.10, 85.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (87.97, 22.23, 63.99)
hsb hsb(26.67, 27.27, 99.00) CIE-L*uv (87.97, 27.11, 26.67)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Sandy Tan (#fcd6b8)

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" #fcd6b8 and the second color is called the "compliment" #b7defc.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Sandy Tan (#fcd6b8)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #fcd6b8 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #b7defc.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Sandy Tan (#fcd6b8)

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 Faux-Sandy Tan (#fcd6b8)

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-Sandy Tan (#fcd6b8)

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 #fcd6b8

Lighter shades of #fcd6b8 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #fcd6b8

Darker shades of #fcd6b8 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #fcd6b8

Tones of #fcd6b8 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Sandy Tan (#fcd6b8) 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 #fcd6b8 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#fcd6b8 → #b7defc
#fcd6b8 → #fce2cd
#fcd6b8 → #000000
#fcd6b8 → #fcf7b7
#fcd6b8 → #97806e
#fcd6b8 → #fcb7bc

Faux-Sandy Tan (#fcd6b8) in different environments

Seeing #fcd6b8 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 #fcd6b8 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#fcd6b8 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.

#fcd6b8might 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.

#fcd6b8 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#fcd6b8. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#fcd6b8 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 #fcd6b8
Java new Color(252, 214, 184);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 252, 214, 184);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:252 green:214 blue:184 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(252f, 214f, 184f);
Swift UIColor(red:252, green:214, blue:184, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $b8d6fc
Python Color('#fcd6b8')

Base Conversions of hex color #fcd6b8

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #fcd6b8. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 16570040 while the individual RGB conversions are: 252, 214, 184.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11111100 11010110 10111000
Hex fc d6 b8
Octal 374 326 270
Decimal 252 214 184

Icons incorporating the color #fcd6b8

If you're considering using #fcd6b8 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #fcd6b8 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #fcd6b8 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.

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This text is hex color #fcd6b8 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #fcd6b8 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #fcd6b8 and white (#ffffff) background.