#cadbef Color Information

#cadbef 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 #cadbef. In RGB, it consists of 79.2% Red, 85.9% Green, and 93.7% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 15.5% Cyan, 8.4% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 6.3% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 212.4°, with saturation of 53.6% and lightness of 86.5%. The decimal value for #cadbef is 13294575, and its nearest "web safe" color is #ccccff. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #cadbef 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#cadbef Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color202, 219, 239 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color79.2%, 85.9%, 93.7% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.208, 0.141, 0.063 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.155, 0.084, 0, 0.063 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color212.4°, 53.6%, 86.5% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color212.4°, 15.5%, 93.7% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color65.269, 69.452, 91.627 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color202, 214, 239 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code13294575 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color86.727, -1.668, -11.705 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)86.727, 11.824, 261.891 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color86.727, -10.055, -18.063 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color83.338, -6.043, -6.851 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.288, 0.307, 69.452 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4291484655 / 0xffcadbef Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#ccccff Copy
Last Updated: February 8, 2023

Shades of #cadbef

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #cadbef, its pure hue is 212.4° on the color wheel and its saturation is 53.6%, and its lightness is 86.5%. 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 #cadbef, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0c0d0e to #becee1.

Tints of #cadbef

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #cadbef, its pure hue is 212.4° on the color wheel and its saturation is 53.6%, and its lightness is 86.5%. 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 #cadbef, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #cdddf0 to #fcfdfe.

Tones of #cadbef

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #cadbef, its pure hue is 212.4° on the color wheel and its saturation is 53.6%, 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 #cadbef, which range from #dddddd (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #badaff (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #cadbef

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #cadbef! For #cadbef, 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, #cadbef. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #cadbef

This color, #cadbef, consists of 79.2% Red, 85.9% Green, and 93.7% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 202, Green = 219, Blue = 239. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #cadbef is 15.5% Cyan, 8.4% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 6.3% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R79.2%
C15.5%
G85.9%
M8.4%
B93.7%
Y0.0%
K6.3%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 202 219 239
Octal 312 333 357
Hexa #ca #db #ef
Binary 11001010 11011011 11101111
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 15 8 0 6
Octal 17 10 0 6
Hexa #0f #08 #00 #06
Binary 00001111 00001000 00000000 00000110

Analogous Colors of #cadbef

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #cadbef — which has hue 212.4° — its analogous colors are located at 182.4° and 242.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #cadbef.

Triadic Colors of #cadbef

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 #cadbef — which has hue 212.4° — its triadic colors are located at 92.4° and 332.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #cadbef.

Complementary Color of #cadbef

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #cadbef — which has hue 212.4° — its complementary color is located at 32.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #cadbef.

Split Complementary Colors of #cadbef

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 #cadbef — which has hue 212.4° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 2.4° and 212.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #cadbef.

Tetradic Colors of #cadbef

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 #cadbef — which has hue 212.4° — its tetradic colors are located at 122.4°, 212.4°, 302.4°, and 32.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #cadbef.

Monochromatic Colors of #cadbef

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #cadbef, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #bccadb — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #e1edfb (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #cadbef

We want to make getting started with #cadbef on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #cadbef into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #cadbef 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 #cadbef with other HTML elements.

#cadbef Foreground / Text Color

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

#cadbef Background Color

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

#cadbef Text Shadow Color

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

#cadbef Border Color

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

#cadbef Color Rectangle on a White Background

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

#cadbef Color Rectangle on a Black Background

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

Gradient from #cadbef to White

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

Gradient from #cadbef to Black

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

Coding & Programming with #cadbef

In addition to using #cadbef 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 #cadbef in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #cadbef, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 202, Green = 219, Blue = 239). If you need details about the color coordinates of #cadbef 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 #cadbef
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(202, 219, 239)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #cadbef; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #cadbef; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #cadbef; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(202, 219, 239);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#cadbef")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:202, green:219, blue:239, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:202 green:219 blue:239 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(202f, 219f, 239f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(202, 219, 239);
 

#cadbef Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #cadbef the same way. For those with color blindness, #cadbef might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #cadbef looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #cadbef 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 #cadbef 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 #cadbef 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 Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #cadbef 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 1.4:1 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