Converting Colors

Color Conversions

Get Conversions and Harmonies as JSON or XML.

Color Details

The Hex color F5F5F5 is a light color, and the websafe version is hex FFFFFF and the color name is whitesmoke (a list of all named colors can be found here). A complement of this color would be F5F5F5, and the grayscale version is F5F5F5.

A 20% lighter version of the original color is FFFFFF, and BDBDBD is the 20% darker color. If you saturate the color by 10%, you get F5DDDD, and if you desaturate by 10%, it is F5FFFF.

Distribution

96%96%96%Red, Green, Blue96%96%96%Red, Yellow, Blue0%0%0%4%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black4%4%4%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow

Brightness Gradient

These gradients show how the Hex color F5F5F5 changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first row shows a shift by +10% for each color and the second row -10%.

F5F5F5FFFFFF
F5F5F5D9D9D9BDBDBDA2A2A28888886E6E6E5656563F3F3F292929141414

Saturation Gradient

Similar to the brightness gradients but the following show a change of the Hex color F5F5F5 by changing the saturation by 10% instead.

F5F5F5F5DDDDF5C4C4F5ABABF59393F57B7BF56262F54A4AF53131F51818
F5F5F5F5FFFF

Color Harmonies

Sweetspot

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


Color Images

A selection of SVG images using the hex version #F5F5F5 of the current color.

#F5F5F5

Color Preview

White Background

This preview shows how the Hex color F5F5F5 looks on a white background.

Black Background

This preview shows how the Hex color F5F5F5 looks on a black background.

Hex F5F5F5 Background

This preview shows how black text looks on a background with the Hex color F5F5F5.

This preview shows how white text looks on a background with the Hex color F5F5F5.


Color CSS

The CSS property to change the color of the text to Hex F5F5F5 is called "color". The color property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .text, #text, p{ color:#F5F5F5 }.

This example shows how text in the color #F5F5F5 looks like.

If you want to add a text shadow in that color use .shadow{ text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #F5F5F5 }.

Here you see how black text with a 4 pixel #F5F5F5 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 F5F5F5 is called "border". The border property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .border, #border, table{ border:4px solid #F5F5F5 }.

If only the border color should be changed .border{ border-color:#F5F5F5 } can be used.

Here you see how a box with a 4 pixel #F5F5F5 colored shadow looks like.

If you want to add a box shadow in that color use .boxshadow{ -moz-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #F5F5F5; -webkit-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #F5F5F5; box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #F5F5F5 }.

Background

The CSS property to change the background color of an element to Hex F5F5F5 is called "background". The background property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .background, #background, body{ background:#F5F5F5 }.

If only the background color should be changed .background{ background-color:#F5F5F5 } can be used.

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

To optimize and compress your CSS code you can use our online CSS compressor and optimizer based on csstidy.


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, "F5F5F5", 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%, 96%" 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%, 96%)" will give you the correct HSV color as there is no need to guess the format. Other examples would be "CIELAB(97, 0.005, -0.010)", "CIELCH(97, 0.011, 296.813)", "YXY(91.3099, 0.3127, 0.3290)" and "CMYK(0.00, 0.00, 0.00, 0.04)".

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