#dcdcdc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #dcdcdc (also known as Gainsboro) is composed of 86.3% red, 86.3% green and 86.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 0% and a lightness of 86.3%. #dcdcdc color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #b9b9b9. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 86
    • G 86
    • B 86
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 0
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#dcdcdc color description : Very light gray.

#dcdcdc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #dcdcdc has RGB values of R:220, G:220, B:220 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 14474460.

Hex triplet dcdcdc #dcdcdc
RGB Decimal 220, 220, 220 rgb(220,220,220)
RGB Percent 86.3, 86.3, 86.3 rgb(86.3%,86.3%,86.3%)
CMYK 0, 0, 0, 14
HSL 0°, 0, 86.3 hsl(0,0%,86.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 0, 86.3
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 87.761, -0, -0.008
XYZ 68.024, 71.569, 77.937
xyY 0.313, 0.329, 71.569
CIE-LCH 87.761, 0.008, 266.929
CIE-LUV 87.761, -0.006, -0.012
Hunter-Lab 84.599, -4.519, 4.598
Binary 11011100, 11011100, 11011100

Color Schemes with #dcdcdc

Monochromatic Color

Alternatives to #dcdcdc

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#dcdcdc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #dcdcdc

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#dcdcdc background color

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#dcdcdc border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#dcdcdc;}
.background {background-color:#dcdcdc;}
.border {border:1px solid #dcdcdc;}

Shades and Tints of #dcdcdc

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #040404 is the darkest color, while #f9f9f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #dcdcdc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #dcdcdc is the less saturated color, while #ffb9b9 is the most saturated one.

Tone Color Variation

Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #dcdcdc is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #dcdcdc Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #dcdcdc Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #e1dcdd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f1d7df Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #e0dbeb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #dfdcdc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #e9d9de Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #dedbe5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population