#cdcdcf Color Information

#cdcdcf 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 #cdcdcf. In RGB, it consists of 80.4% Red, 80.4% Green, and 81.2% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 1% Cyan, 1% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 18.8% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 240.0°, with saturation of 2% and lightness of 80.8%. The decimal value for #cdcdcf is 13487567, and its nearest "web safe" color is #cccccc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #cdcdcf is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#cdcdcf Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color205, 205, 207 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color80.4%, 80.4%, 81.2% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.196, 0.196, 0.188 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.01, 0.01, 0, 0.188 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color240.0°, 2.0%, 80.8% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color240.0°, 1.0%, 81.2% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color58.271, 61.147, 67.763 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color205, 205, 207 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code13487567 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color82.458, 0.371, -1.001 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)82.458, 1.067, 290.324 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color82.458, -0.112, -1.578 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color78.196, -3.829, 3.358 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.311, 0.327, 61.147 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4291677647 / 0xffcdcdcf Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#cccccc Copy
Last Updated: April 20, 2024

Shades of #cdcdcf

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #cdcdcf, its pure hue is 240.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 2.0%, and its lightness is 80.8%. 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 9 different shades of #cdcdcf, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #1a1a1a to #b3b3b5.

Tints of #cdcdcf

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #cdcdcf, its pure hue is 240.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 2.0%, and its lightness is 80.8%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #cdcdcf, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #d3d3d5 to #f9f9f9.

Tones of #cdcdcf

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #cdcdcf, its pure hue is 240.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 2.0%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #cdcdcf, which range from #cecece (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #9d9dff (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #cdcdcf

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #cdcdcf! For #cdcdcf, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 4 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 3 unique colors including our original color, #cdcdcf. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #cdcdcf

This color, #cdcdcf, consists of 80.4% Red, 80.4% Green, and 81.2% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 205, Green = 205, Blue = 207. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #cdcdcf is 1% Cyan, 1% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 18.8% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R80.4%
C1.0%
G80.4%
M1.0%
B81.2%
Y0.0%
K18.8%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 205 205 207
Octal 315 315 317
Hexa #cd #cd #cf
Binary 11001101 11001101 11001111
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 0 0 18
Octal 0 0 0 22
Hexa #00 #00 #00 #12
Binary 00000000 00000000 00000000 00010010

Analogous Colors of #cdcdcf

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #cdcdcf — which has hue 240.0° — its analogous colors are located at 210.0° and 270.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #cdcdcf.

Triadic Colors of #cdcdcf

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 #cdcdcf — which has hue 240.0° — its triadic colors are located at 120.0° and 360.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #cdcdcf.

Complementary Color of #cdcdcf

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #cdcdcf — which has hue 240.0° — its complementary color is located at 60.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #cdcdcf.

Split Complementary Colors of #cdcdcf

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 #cdcdcf — which has hue 240.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 30.0° and 240.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #cdcdcf.

Tetradic Colors of #cdcdcf

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 #cdcdcf — which has hue 240.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 150.0°, 240.0°, 330.0°, and 60.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #cdcdcf.

Monochromatic Colors of #cdcdcf

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #cdcdcf, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #b5b5b6 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #e6e6e7 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #cdcdcf

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

#cdcdcf Foreground / Text Color

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

#cdcdcf Background Color

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

#cdcdcf Text Shadow Color

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

#cdcdcf Border Color

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

#cdcdcf Color Rectangle on a White Background

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

#cdcdcf Color Rectangle on a Black Background

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

Gradient from #cdcdcf to White

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

Gradient from #cdcdcf to Black

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

Coding & Programming with #cdcdcf

In addition to using #cdcdcf 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 #cdcdcf in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #cdcdcf, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 205, Green = 205, Blue = 207). If you need details about the color coordinates of #cdcdcf 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 #cdcdcf
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(205, 205, 207)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #cdcdcf; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #cdcdcf; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #cdcdcf; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(205, 205, 207);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#cdcdcf")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:205, green:205, blue:207, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:205 green:205 blue:207 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(205f, 205f, 207f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(205, 205, 207);
 

#cdcdcf Color Blindness

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