Faux-Lumber (#fde4d0) color information

The hexidecimal color, #fde4d0, looks similar to "Lumber" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "very light red". When people from western culture see this color, Lumber (#fde4d0), used in media, the following may come to mind: feelings of love and affection, survival and tactical thinking, impulsion, food and restaurants, and loud. This color isn't popular for energy.

Breakdown of #fde4d0

#fde4d0 is made up of (253, 228, 208) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 9.88, 17.79, 0.78) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 16639184 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffcccc. Black should be used ontop of #fde4d0 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #fde4d0. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #fde4d0 luma #232.99
Websafe hex #ffcccc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(253, 228, 208) Adobe RGB (245.00, 226.00, 209.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(99%, 89%, 82%) Closest named color Lumber
rgba rgba(253.0, 228.0, 208.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (89.44, 6.01, 10.40)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 9.88, 17.79, 0.78) CIE-L*ab (91.68, 5.95, 11.42)
hsv hsv(24.71, 89.47, 90.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (91.68, 12.88, 62.48)
hsb hsb(24.71, 17.17, 99.00) CIE-L*uv (91.68, 16.13, 15.82)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Lumber (#fde4d0)

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" #fde4d0 and the second color is called the "compliment" #d1ebfc.

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-Lumber (#fde4d0)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #fde4d0 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #d1ebfc.

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-Lumber (#fde4d0)

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-Lumber (#fde4d0)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Lumber (#fde4d0)

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.

Lighter variations of #fde4d0

Lighter shades are produced by blending #fde4d0 with white

Faux-Lumber (#fde4d0)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #fde4d0 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #fde4d0

When you combine pure gray with this color, #fde4d0, tones are produced.

Faux-Lumber (#fde4d0) 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 #fde4d0 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#fde4d0 → #d1ebfc
#fde4d0 → #fdecde
#fde4d0 → #000000
#fde4d0 → #fcf8d1
#fde4d0 → #97887c
#fde4d0 → #fcd1d5

#fde4d0 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #fde4d0 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 #fde4d0 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #fde4d0

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

#fde4d0might 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.

#fde4d0 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#fde4d0. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#fde4d0 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 #fde4d0
Java new Color(253, 228, 208);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 253, 228, 208);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:253 green:228 blue:208 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(253f, 228f, 208f);
Swift UIColor(red:253, green:228, blue:208, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $d0e4fd
Python Color('#fde4d0')

Base Conversions of hex color #fde4d0

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #fde4d0. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 16639184 while the individual RGB conversions are: 253, 228, 208.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11111101 11100100 11010000
Hex fd e4 d0
Octal 375 344 320
Decimal 253 228 208

Icons incorporating the color #fde4d0

If you're considering using #fde4d0 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #fde4d0 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #fde4d0 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 #fde4d0 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #fde4d0 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #fde4d0 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #fde4d0 background.
This text is hex color #fde4d0 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #fde4d0 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #fde4d0 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #fde4d0 and white (#ffffff) background.