#c3c8ef Color Information

#c3c8ef Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #c3c8ef. In RGB, it consists of 76.5% Red, 78.4% Green, and 93.7% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 18.4% Cyan, 16.3% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 6.3% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 233.2°, with saturation of 57.9% and lightness of 85.1%. The decimal value for #c3c8ef is 12830959, and its nearest "web safe" color is #ccccff. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #c3c8ef is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is cyan. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#c3c8ef Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color195, 200, 239 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color76.5%, 78.4%, 93.7% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.235, 0.216, 0.063 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.184, 0.163, 0, 0.063 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color233.2°, 57.9%, 85.1% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color233.2°, 18.4%, 93.7% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color58.740, 59.143, 89.981 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color195, 199, 239 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code12830959 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color81.370, 6.196, -19.805 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)81.370, 20.751, 287.372 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color81.370, -4.854, -32.304 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color76.904, 1.757, -15.539 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.283, 0.285, 59.143 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4291021039 / 0xffc3c8ef Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#ccccff Copy

Shades of #c3c8ef

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #c3c8ef, its pure hue is 233.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 57.9%, and its lightness is 85.1%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 18 different shades of #c3c8ef, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0b0c0e to #b8bce1.

Tints of #c3c8ef

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #c3c8ef, its pure hue is 233.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 57.9%, and its lightness is 85.1%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #c3c8ef, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #c7cbf0 to #fbfcfe.

Tones of #c3c8ef

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #c3c8ef, its pure hue is 233.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 57.9%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #c3c8ef, which range from #d9d9d9 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #b3bcff (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #c3c8ef

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #c3c8ef! For #c3c8ef, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #c3c8ef. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #c3c8ef

This color, #c3c8ef, consists of 76.5% Red, 78.4% Green, and 93.7% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 195, Green = 200, Blue = 239. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #c3c8ef is 18.4% Cyan, 16.3% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 6.3% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R76.5%
C18.4%
G78.4%
M16.3%
B93.7%
Y0.0%
K6.3%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 195 200 239
Octal 303 310 357
Hexa #c3 #c8 #ef
Binary 11000011 11001000 11101111
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 18 16 0 6
Octal 22 20 0 6
Hexa #12 #10 #00 #06
Binary 00010010 00010000 00000000 00000110

Analogous Colors of #c3c8ef

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #c3c8ef — which has hue 233.2° — its analogous colors are located at 203.2° and 263.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #c3c8ef.

Triadic Colors of #c3c8ef

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #c3c8ef — which has hue 233.2° — its triadic colors are located at 113.2° and 353.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #c3c8ef.

Complementary Color of #c3c8ef

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #c3c8ef — which has hue 233.2° — its complementary color is located at 53.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #c3c8ef.

Split Complementary Colors of #c3c8ef

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #c3c8ef — which has hue 233.2° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 23.2° and 233.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #c3c8ef.

Tetradic Colors of #c3c8ef

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #c3c8ef — which has hue 233.2° — its tetradic colors are located at 143.2°, 233.2°, 323.2°, and 53.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #c3c8ef.

Monochromatic Colors of #c3c8ef

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #c3c8ef, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #b1b6db — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #dde0fb (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #c3c8ef

We want to make getting started with #c3c8ef on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #c3c8ef into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #c3c8ef can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #c3c8ef with other HTML elements.

#c3c8ef Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #c3c8ef.
<span style="color: #c3c8ef;">The color of this text is #c3c8ef.</span>

#c3c8ef Background Color

The background color for this text is #c3c8ef.
<div style="background-color: #c3c8ef; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #c3c8ef.</div>

#c3c8ef Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #c3c8ef.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #c3c8ef;">This color for the shadow of this text is #c3c8ef.</span>

#c3c8ef Border Color

This is a div with border color #c3c8ef.
<div style="border: #c3c8ef 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #c3c8ef.</div>

#c3c8ef Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #c3c8ef on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #c3c8ef; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #c3c8ef on a white background.</div></div>

#c3c8ef Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #c3c8ef on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #c3c8ef; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #c3c8ef on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #c3c8ef to White

This is a gradient from #c3c8ef to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#c3c8ef,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#c3c8ef,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#c3c8ef,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#c3c8ef,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #c3c8ef to white.</div>

Gradient from #c3c8ef to Black

This is a gradient from #c3c8ef to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#c3c8ef,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#c3c8ef,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#c3c8ef,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#c3c8ef,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #c3c8ef to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #c3c8ef

In addition to using #c3c8ef on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #c3c8ef in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #c3c8ef, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 195, Green = 200, Blue = 239). If you need details about the color coordinates of #c3c8ef in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #c3c8ef
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(195, 200, 239)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #c3c8ef; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #c3c8ef; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #c3c8ef; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(195, 200, 239);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#c3c8ef")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:195, green:200, blue:239, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:195 green:200 blue:239 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(195f, 200f, 239f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(195, 200, 239);
 

#c3c8ef Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #c3c8ef the same way. For those with color blindness, #c3c8ef might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #c3c8ef looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #c3c8ef is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #c3c8ef looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #c3c8ef will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Not Recommended

We analyzed whether #c3c8ef is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 1.6:1 against white. Under both the AA and AAA level standards, this is not a high enough ratio to be considered accessible for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
Large Size Text

WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
Large Size Text