#dcdff5 Color Information

#dcdff5 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 #dcdff5. In RGB, it consists of 86.3% Red, 87.5% Green, and 96.1% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 10.2% Cyan, 9% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 3.9% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 232.8°, with saturation of 55.6% and lightness of 91.2%. The decimal value for #dcdff5 is 14475253, and its nearest "web safe" color is #ccccff. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #dcdff5 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#dcdff5 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color220, 223, 245 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color86.3%, 87.5%, 96.1% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.137, 0.125, 0.039 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.102, 0.09, 0, 0.039 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color232.8°, 55.6%, 91.2% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color232.8°, 10.2%, 96.1% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color72.384, 74.584, 96.967 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color220, 223, 245 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code14475253 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color89.198, 3.165, -11.045 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)89.198, 11.490, 285.989 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color89.198, -2.871, -17.871 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color86.362, -1.523, -6.118 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.297, 0.306, 74.584 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4292665333 / 0xffdcdff5 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#ccccff Copy
Last Updated: May 19, 2024

Shades of #dcdff5

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #dcdff5, its pure hue is 232.8° on the color wheel and its saturation is 55.6%, and its lightness is 91.2%. 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 #dcdff5, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #1c1c1f to #c1c3d6.

Tints of #dcdff5

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #dcdff5, its pure hue is 232.8° on the color wheel and its saturation is 55.6%, and its lightness is 91.2%. 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 #dcdff5, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #e0e3f6 to #fbfbfe.

Tones of #dcdff5

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #dcdff5, its pure hue is 232.8° on the color wheel and its saturation is 55.6%, 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 #dcdff5, which range from #e9e9e9 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #d2d7ff (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #dcdff5

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #dcdff5! For #dcdff5, 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, #dcdff5. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #dcdff5

This color, #dcdff5, consists of 86.3% Red, 87.5% Green, and 96.1% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 220, Green = 223, Blue = 245. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #dcdff5 is 10.2% Cyan, 9% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 3.9% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R86.3%
C10.2%
G87.5%
M9.0%
B96.1%
Y0.0%
K3.9%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 220 223 245
Octal 334 337 365
Hexa #dc #df #f5
Binary 11011100 11011111 11110101
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 10 8 0 3
Octal 12 10 0 3
Hexa #0a #08 #00 #03
Binary 00001010 00001000 00000000 00000011

Analogous Colors of #dcdff5

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #dcdff5 — which has hue 232.8° — its analogous colors are located at 202.8° and 262.8° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #dcdff5.

Triadic Colors of #dcdff5

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 #dcdff5 — which has hue 232.8° — its triadic colors are located at 112.8° and 352.8° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #dcdff5.

Complementary Color of #dcdff5

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #dcdff5 — which has hue 232.8° — its complementary color is located at 52.8° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #dcdff5.

Split Complementary Colors of #dcdff5

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 #dcdff5 — which has hue 232.8° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 22.8° and 232.8° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #dcdff5.

Tetradic Colors of #dcdff5

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 #dcdff5 — which has hue 232.8° — its tetradic colors are located at 142.8°, 232.8°, 322.8°, and 52.8° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #dcdff5.

Monochromatic Colors of #dcdff5

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #dcdff5, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #d2d5e9 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #ebedfd (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #dcdff5

We want to make getting started with #dcdff5 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #dcdff5 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #dcdff5 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 #dcdff5 with other HTML elements.

#dcdff5 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #dcdff5.
<span style="color: #dcdff5;">The color of this text is #dcdff5.</span>

#dcdff5 Background Color

The background color for this text is #dcdff5.
<div style="background-color: #dcdff5; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #dcdff5.</div>

#dcdff5 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #dcdff5.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #dcdff5;">This color for the shadow of this text is #dcdff5.</span>

#dcdff5 Border Color

This is a div with border color #dcdff5.
<div style="border: #dcdff5 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #dcdff5.</div>

#dcdff5 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #dcdff5 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #dcdff5; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #dcdff5 on a white background.</div></div>

#dcdff5 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #dcdff5 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #dcdff5; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #dcdff5 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #dcdff5 to White

This is a gradient from #dcdff5 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#dcdff5,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#dcdff5,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#dcdff5,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#dcdff5,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #dcdff5 to white.</div>

Gradient from #dcdff5 to Black

This is a gradient from #dcdff5 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#dcdff5,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#dcdff5,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#dcdff5,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#dcdff5,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #dcdff5 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #dcdff5

In addition to using #dcdff5 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 #dcdff5 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #dcdff5, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 220, Green = 223, Blue = 245). If you need details about the color coordinates of #dcdff5 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 #dcdff5
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(220, 223, 245)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #dcdff5; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #dcdff5; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #dcdff5; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(220, 223, 245);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#dcdff5")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:220, green:223, blue:245, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:220 green:223 blue:245 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(220f, 223f, 245f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(220, 223, 245);
 

#dcdff5 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #dcdff5 the same way. For those with color blindness, #dcdff5 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #dcdff5 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #dcdff5 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 #dcdff5 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 #dcdff5 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 #dcdff5 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 1.3:1 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