Faux-White (#fcffff) color information

The hexidecimal color, #fcffff, looks similar to "White" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "very dark white". When people from western culture see this color, White (#fcffff), used in brand logos, the following may come to mind: being noble, compatibility, balance, health care, and new. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for finance. Aer Lingus, The Next Web, and GitHub are the companies in our database using this color.

#fcffff Breakdown

#fcffff is made up of (252, 255, 255) in RGB colorspace and (1.18, 0.00, 0.00, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 16580607 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffffff. Black should be used ontop of #fcffff to ensure the best legibility.

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

hex #fcffff luma #253.85
Websafe hex #ffffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(252, 255, 255) Adobe RGB (252.00, 256.00, 255.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(99%, 100%, 100%) Closest named color White
rgba rgba(252.0, 255.0, 255.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (100.00, -1.90, -0.07)
cmyk cmyk(1.18, 0.00, 0.00, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (100.00, -1.84, -0.07)
hsv hsv(180.02, 100.00, 99.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (100.00, 1.84, 182.18)
hsb hsb(180.02, 1.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (100.00, -2.74, 0.22)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-White (#fcffff)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #fcffff while the second is the "compliment" #fffcfc.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-White (#fcffff)

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

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-White (#fcffff)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-White (#fcffff)

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-White (#fcffff)

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-White (#fcffff)'s Lighter shades

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

Darker shades of #fcffff

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

Faux-White (#fcffff)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #fcffff with gray

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

#fcffff → #fffcfc
#fcffff → #fcffff
#fcffff → #000000
#fcffff → #fcfdff
#fcffff → #979999
#fcffff → #fcfffd

How #fcffff looks in different atmospheres

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

#fcffff 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.

#fcffffmight 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-White (#fcffff)

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

Aer Lingus
The Next Web

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

Base Conversions of hex color #fcffff

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #fcffff. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 16580607 while the individual RGB conversions are: 252, 255, 255.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11111100 11111111 11111111
Hex fc ff ff
Octal 374 377 377
Decimal 252 255 255

#fcffff Icons

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

Color Faux-White (#fcffff) on different backgrounds

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