Converting Colors

Conversions

FormatColor
HSL0°, 0%, 81%
CIELCh83, 0.010, 296.813
Yxy61.7207, 0.3127, 0.3290
Android (android.graphics.Color)4291743438 (0xFFCECECE)
YUV206.0000, 0.0000, 0.0000

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Details

The Hex color CECECE is a light color, and the websafe version is hex CCCCCC. A complement of this color would be CECECE, and the grayscale version is CECECE.

A 20% lighter version of the original color is FFFFFF, and 989898 is the 20% darker color. If you saturate the color by 10%, you get CEB9B9, and if you desaturate by 10%, it is CEE3E3.

Distribution

81%81%81%Red, Green, Blue81%81%81%Red, Yellow, Blue0%0%0%19%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black19%19%19%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow

Brightness Gradient

These gradients show how the Hex color CECECE changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first row shows a shift by +10% for each color and the second row -10%.

CECECEEAEAEAFFFFFF
CECECEB3B3B39898987E7E7E6565654D4D4D3636362121210A0A0A000000

Saturation Gradient

Similar to the brightness gradients but the following show a change of the Hex color CECECE by changing the saturation by 10% instead.

CECECECEB9B9CEA5A5CE9090CE7C7CCE6767CE5252CE3E3ECE2929CE1515
CECECECEE3E3CEF7F7CEFFFF

Harmonies

Sweetspot

The sweet spot groups the original color and five complimentary colors.

CECECEFFFFFF808080000000

SVG Images

A selection of SVG images using the hex version #CECECE of the current color.

#CECECE

Previews

White Background

This preview shows how the Hex color CECECE looks on a white background. The color contrast ratio for these colors is 1.57, which fails to comply with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0. Details can be found at https://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/.

Black Background

This preview shows how the Hex color CECECE looks on a black background. The color contrast ratio for these colors is 13.34, which passes the AAA level of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 for all text sizes. Details can be found at https://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/.

Hex CECECE Background

This preview shows how black text looks on a background with the Hex color CECECE.

This preview shows how white text looks on a background with the Hex color CECECE.


CSS Examples

The CSS property to change the color of the text to Hex CECECE is called "color". The color property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .text, #text, p{ color:#CECECE }.

This example shows how text in the color #CECECE looks like.

If you want to add a text shadow in that color use .shadow{ text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #CECECE }.

Here you see how black text with a 4 pixel #CECECE colored shadow looks like.

Border

This example shows the color as border, it can be applied via the CSS property "border" or "border-color".

The CSS property to change the border of an element to Hex CECECE is called "border". The border property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .border, #border, table{ border:4px solid #CECECE }.

If only the border color should be changed .border{ border-color:#CECECE } can be used.

Here you see how a box with a 4 pixel #CECECE colored shadow looks like.

If you want to add a box shadow in that color use .boxshadow{ -moz-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #CECECE; -webkit-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #CECECE; box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #CECECE }.

Background

The CSS property to change the background color of an element to Hex CECECE is called "background". The background property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .background, #background, body{ background:#CECECE }.

If only the background color should be changed .background{ background-color:#CECECE } can be used.

This example shows the color as background, it is applied via the CSS property "background".

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About Converting Colors

Converting Colors allows you to convert between 15 different color formats (hex, rgb, rgb percent, cmy, cmyk, hsv, hsl, cielab, cielch, xyz, yxy, ryb, android, decimal, yuv).

To convert, paste a string in one of these color formats, for example, "CECECE", into the input field and click on convert. The result will be in the section Color Conversions, and the following sections will provide you with further details on the color.

Some color formats use the same notation, and the conversion will guess the composition of the search query. As an example, if you try to convert the string "0°, 0%, 81%" it could be an HSV or HSL color, the conversion will assume HSL in this case.

As this could lead to wrong conversions, you can define which format you are passing by wrapping your color string in brackets with the format in front. The search string "HSV(0°, 0%, 81%)" will give you the correct HSV color as there is no need to guess the format. Other examples would be "CIELAB(82.76, 0.00, -0.01)", "CIELCH(83, 0.010, 296.813)", "YXY(61.7207, 0.3127, 0.3290)" and "CMYK(0.00, 0.00, 0.00, 0.19)".

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