Faux-Cornsilk (#fffcda) color information

Hex color #fffcda is close to the color named "Cornsilk" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "very light yellow". When people spot this color, Cornsilk (#fffcda), in designs, they might associate it with feelings of cheerfulness, having their attention grabbed, self-esteem, energy, and being center-of-attention. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for technology.

Breakdown of Faux-Cornsilk (#fffcda)

#fffcda is made up of (255, 252, 218) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 1.18, 14.51, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 16776410 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffffcc. Black should be used ontop of #fffcda to ensure the best legibility.

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

hex #fffcda luma #248.80
Websafe hex #ffffcc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(255, 252, 218) Adobe RGB (255.00, 252.00, 217.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(100%, 99%, 85%) Closest named color Cornsilk
rgba rgba(255.0, 252.0, 218.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (97.98, -4.16, 16.04)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 1.18, 14.51, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (98.43, -4.08, 17.58)
hsv hsv(56.00, 100.00, 92.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (98.43, 18.05, 103.07)
hsb hsb(56.00, 15.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (98.43, 4.79, 26.75)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Cornsilk (#fffcda)

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" #fffcda and the second color is called the "compliment" #d8dbff.

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-Cornsilk (#fffcda)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #fffcda is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #d8dbff.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Cornsilk (#fffcda)

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-Cornsilk (#fffcda)

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-Cornsilk (#fffcda)

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.

Lighter variations of #fffcda

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

Darker shades of #fffcda

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

Tones of #fffcda

Tones are produced by blending #fffcda with gray

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

#fffcda → #d8dbff
#fffcda → #fffce5
#fffcda → #000000
#fffcda → #eeffd8
#fffcda → #999782
#fffcda → #ffe9d8

How #fffcda looks in different atmospheres

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

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Cornsilk (#fffcda)

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

#fffcdamight 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.

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

#fffcda 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 #fffcda
Java new Color(255, 252, 218);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 255, 252, 218);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:255 green:252 blue:218 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(255f, 252f, 218f);
Swift UIColor(red:255, green:252, blue:218, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $dafcff
Python Color('#fffcda')

Base Conversions of hex color #fffcda

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #fffcda. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 16776410 while the individual RGB conversions are: 255, 252, 218.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11111111 11111100 11011010
Hex ff fc da
Octal 377 374 332
Decimal 255 252 218

#fffcda Icons

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

Color Faux-Cornsilk (#fffcda) on different backgrounds

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