#cf9696 Color Information

#cf9696 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 #cf9696. In RGB, it consists of 81.2% Red, 58.8% Green, and 58.8% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 27.5% Magenta, 27.5% Yellow, and 18.8% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 0.0°, with saturation of 37.3% and lightness of 70%. The decimal value for #cf9696 is 13604502, and its nearest "web safe" color is #cc9999. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #cf9696 is red. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is magenta. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is red.
  • HexHex code for this color#cf9696 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color207, 150, 150 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color81.2%, 58.8%, 58.8% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.188, 0.412, 0.412 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.275, 0.275, 0.188 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color0.0°, 37.3%, 70.0% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color0.0°, 27.5%, 81.2% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color42.144, 37.280, 33.829 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color207, 150, 150 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code13604502 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color67.487, 21.415, 8.484 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)67.487, 23.034, 21.613 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color67.487, 36.857, 7.939 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color61.057, 16.355, 9.891 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.372, 0.329, 37.280 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4291794582 / 0xffcf9696 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#cc9999 Copy
Last Updated: June 11, 2024

Shades of #cf9696

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #cf9696, its pure hue is 0.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 37.3%, and its lightness is 70.0%. 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 #cf9696, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #1a1313 to #b58383.

Tints of #cf9696

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #cf9696, its pure hue is 0.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 37.3%, and its lightness is 70.0%. 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 #cf9696, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #d5a3a3 to #f9f2f2.

Tones of #cf9696

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #cf9696, its pure hue is 0.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 37.3%, 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 #cf9696, which range from #b3b3b3 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #ff6666 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #cf9696

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #cf9696! For #cf9696, 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, #cf9696. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #cf9696

This color, #cf9696, consists of 81.2% Red, 58.8% Green, and 58.8% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 207, Green = 150, Blue = 150. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #cf9696 is 0% Cyan, 27.5% Magenta, 27.5% Yellow, and 18.8% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R81.2%
C0.0%
G58.8%
M27.5%
B58.8%
Y27.5%
K18.8%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 207 150 150
Octal 317 226 226
Hexa #cf #96 #96
Binary 11001111 10010110 10010110
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 27 27 18
Octal 0 33 33 22
Hexa #00 #1b #1b #12
Binary 00000000 00011011 00011011 00010010

Analogous Colors of #cf9696

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #cf9696 — which has hue 0.0° — its analogous colors are located at 0.0° and 330.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #cf9696.

Triadic Colors of #cf9696

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 #cf9696 — which has hue 0.0° — its triadic colors are located at 0.0° and 240.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #cf9696.

Complementary Color of #cf9696

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #cf9696 — which has hue 0.0° — its complementary color is located at 180.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #cf9696.

Split Complementary Colors of #cf9696

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 #cf9696 — which has hue 0.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 0.0° and 210.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #cf9696.

Tetradic Colors of #cf9696

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 #cf9696 — which has hue 0.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 270.0°, 0.0°, 90.0°, and 180.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #cf9696.

Monochromatic Colors of #cf9696

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #cf9696, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #a27777 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #eec3c3 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #cf9696

We want to make getting started with #cf9696 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #cf9696 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #cf9696 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 #cf9696 with other HTML elements.

#cf9696 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #cf9696.
<span style="color: #cf9696;">The color of this text is #cf9696.</span>

#cf9696 Background Color

The background color for this text is #cf9696.
<div style="background-color: #cf9696; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #cf9696.</div>

#cf9696 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #cf9696.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #cf9696;">This color for the shadow of this text is #cf9696.</span>

#cf9696 Border Color

This is a div with border color #cf9696.
<div style="border: #cf9696 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #cf9696.</div>

#cf9696 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #cf9696 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #cf9696; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #cf9696 on a white background.</div></div>

#cf9696 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #cf9696 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #cf9696; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #cf9696 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #cf9696 to White

This is a gradient from #cf9696 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#cf9696,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#cf9696,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#cf9696,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#cf9696,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #cf9696 to white.</div>

Gradient from #cf9696 to Black

This is a gradient from #cf9696 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#cf9696,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#cf9696,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#cf9696,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#cf9696,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #cf9696 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #cf9696

In addition to using #cf9696 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 #cf9696 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #cf9696, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 207, Green = 150, Blue = 150). If you need details about the color coordinates of #cf9696 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 #cf9696
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(207, 150, 150)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #cf9696; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #cf9696; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #cf9696; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(207, 150, 150);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#cf9696")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:207, green:150, blue:150, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:207 green:150 blue:150 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(207f, 150f, 150f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(207, 150, 150);
 

#cf9696 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #cf9696 the same way. For those with color blindness, #cf9696 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #cf9696 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #cf9696 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 #cf9696 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 #cf9696 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 #cf9696 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 2.5:1 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