Colour code #CC9999

#CC9999
rgb(204, 153, 153)
rgb(80%, 60%, 60%)

RGB value of #CC9999 colour is rgb(204, 153, 153) where red value is 204, green value is 153 and the blue value is 153.

Max value from RGB for colour #CC9999 is 204 which contains mainly Red colour.

Cylindrical-coordinate representations (also known as HSL colours) of colour #CC9999 hue angle of 0°, saturation:33.3% and the lightness value is 70%.

The process colour (four Colour CMYK) of #CC9999 colour is Cyan = 0, Magento = 0.25, Yellow = 0.25, and Key/Black (K on CMYK) = 0.2.

#CC9999 is a web safe colour.

Grayscale color of #CC9999 is #A8A8A8

Inverted color of #CC9999 is #336666

OLE colour (RGB Long) of #CC9999 is 10066380

Decimal Value of #CC9999 is 13408665

Android / android.graphics.Color of #CC9999 is -3368551 / 0xFFCC9999

The following declarations are allowed (CSS 3.0) for #CC9999

Hex Triplets
#CC9999
RGB Decimal
rgb(204, 153, 153)
RGB Percent
rgb(80%, 60%, 60%)
RGBA
rgba(204, 153, 153, 1)
HSL
hsl(0, 33.3%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 33.3%, 70%, 1)

Colour spaces of #CC9999

  • RGB is opposite of CMY. CMY colours are complementary to RGB colours.
    R = 204
    80%
    G = 153
    60%
    B = 153
    60%

    C = 20%
    0.2
    M = 40%
    0.4
    Y = 40%
    0.4
  • HSL (HSI) – hue, saturation, lightness/intensity
    H = 0°
    0
    S = 33.3%
    0.33333333333333
    L = 70%
    0.7
  • HSV (HSB) – hue, saturation, brightness/value
    H = 0°
    0
    S = 25%
    0.25
    V = 80%
    0.8
  • CMYK – cyan, magenta, yellow, key/black
    C = 0
    0
    M = 25
    0.25
    Y = 25
    0.25
    K = 20
    0.2
  • CIE – International Commission on Illumination
    CIE XYZ
    CIE 1931 XYZ colour space
    X = 42.043
    42.042841585305
    Y = 37.92
    37.919742533634
    Z = 35.24
    35.240335620032

    Yxy
    CIE (x, y, Y)
    Y = 37.92
    37.919742533634
    x = 0.365
    0.36494597255492
    y = 0.329
    0.32915608926886

    Hunter-Lab
    Hunter 1948 colour space
    L = 61.58
    61.579008220037
    a = 14.11
    14.106954702599
    b = 9.17
    9.174920070552

    CIELAB
    CIE 1976 (L*, a*, b*)
    L = 67.96
    67.961421457985
    a = 19.06
    19.064785282141
    b = 7.44
    7.4443850852262

    CIELUV
    CIE 1976 (L*, u*, v*)
    L = 67.9614
    67.961421457985
    u = 32.5594
    32.559420214943
    v = 7.0115
    7.0114536287579

    CIELCH
    Cylindrical representation
    L = 67.9614
    67.961421457985
    C = 20.4667
    20.466677970577
    H = 21.3296
    21.329566752256

    YIQ
    Luma In-phase Quadrature
    Y = 0.6598
    0.6598
    I = 0.1192
    0.1192
    Q = 0.0424
    0.0424

Base Numbers

Base Red Green Blue
Binary 11001100 10011001 10011001
Octal 314 231 231
Decimal 204 153 153
Hex CC 99 99


Colour Harmonies : #CC9999 colour combinations

Complementary colour scheme for #CC9999

Colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel are considered to be complementary colors. The high contrast of complementary colors creates a vibrant look especially when used at full saturation.

In the complementary color scheme, the opposite colour of #CC9999 colour is calculated by adding 180° to the value of the current hue: 0° → 180° (+180°)

Split-complementary colour scheme for #CC9999

The split-complementary colour scheme is a variation of the complementary colour scheme. In addition to the base colour, it uses the two colours adjacent to its complement.This color scheme has the same strong visual contrast as the complementary color scheme, but has less tension.

Split-complementary colours of #CC9999 are calculated by changing the hue by ±5/12 (±150°): 0° → -150° (0°-150°), 150° (0°+150°).

Triadic colours scheme for #CC9999

A triadic colour scheme uses colors that are evenly spaced around the colour wheel. This scheme tend to be quite vibrant, even if you use pale or unsaturated versions of your hues. To use a triadic harmony successfully, the colours should be carefully balanced - let one colour dominate and use the two others for accent.

Equidistant combinations of triadic scheme colours for #CC9999 are calculated by changing the hue by ±1/3 (±120°): 0° → -120° (0°-120°), 120° (0°+120°).

Tetradic (Rectangle) colour scheme for #CC9999

The rectangle or tetradic color scheme uses four colors arranged into two complementary pairs.This schemes works best if one color is dominant, while the rest serve as extras.

Four tetradic scheme colours (clockwise) for #CC9999 are calculated by changing the hue as follows : 0° → 120° (0°+120°), 180° (0°+180°), 300° (0°+300°).


Four tetradic scheme colours (counter-clockwise) for #CC9999 are calculated by changing the hue as follows : 0° → -120° (0°-120°), -180° (0°-180°), -300° (0°-300°).

Tetradic Square Colour Scheme for #CC9999

The square color scheme is similar to the Tetradic rectangle scheme, but with all four colors spaced evenly around the color circle. Square color schemes works best if you let one color be dominant. You should also pay attention to the balance between warm and cool colors in your design.

Four equidistant tetradic square scheme colours for #CC9999 are calculated by changing the hue by 1/4 (90°) progressively : 0° → 90° (0°+90°), 180° (0°+180°), 270° (0°+270°).

Analagous colours of #CC9999

Analogous colours are groups of three colors that are next to each other on the colour wheel. They usually match well and create serene and comfortable designs.

Analogous color schemes are often found in nature and are harmonious and pleasing to the eye.

The analogous colours of #CC9999 are calculated by changing the hue by ±1/12 (i.e. 30°): 0° → 30° (0°+30°), -30° (0°-30°).

RGB Variations of #CC9999

(R:CC, G:99, B:CC)

Monochromatic colours of #CC9999

Shade Colour Variation of #CC9999 (Darker)

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue

Tint Colour Variation of #CC9999 (Brighter)

Tint is created by mixing white to any pure color

Tones of #CC9999 colour with more saturation

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue.

Tones of #CC9999 colour with less saturation

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue.

#CC9999 Colour in CSS Codes


.myforecolor{
    color:#CC9999;
}
.mybgcolor{
    background-color:#CC9999;
}
.mybordercolor{
    border:3px solid #CC9999;
}

Text with hexadecimal font colour #CC9999

This sample text font Colour is #CC9999
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<p style="color:#CC9999">Text here</p>


#CC9999 Background Colour

This div background Colour is #CC9999


<div style="background-color:#CC9999">
    Div content here
</div>


#CC9999 Border Colour

This div border Colour is #CC9999


<div style="border:3px solid #CC9999">
    Div content here
</div>

CSS3 Examples


.textShadowRgb {
    text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px rgba(204, 153, 153, 0.8);
} 
.textShadowHex { 
    text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #CC9999;
}
.divShadow { 
    -moz-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #CC9999;
    -webkit-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #CC9999;
    box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #CC9999;
}


Text Shadow with RGB Values

This text has shadow with rgb values.


<p style="text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px rgba(204, 153, 153, 0.8);">Text here</p>


Text Shadow with HEX Values

This text has shadow with hex values.


<p style="text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #CC9999">Text here</p>


Div Box Shadow

This div box has shadow with Colour # CC9999



<div style="-moz-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #CC9999;
-webkit-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #CC9999;
box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #CC9999;">
    Div content here
</div>

Colour Compositions

RGB % of Colour #CC9999

CMYK % of Colour #CC9999

Related Colours along with #CC9999

Black background

Sample text in #CC9999 colour with black background colour.

White background

Sample text in #CC9999 colour with white background colour.

#CC9999 over22 #9999CC

Sample text in #CC9999 colour with #9999CC background colour.

#9999CC over CC9999

Sample text in #9999CC colour with #CC9999 background colour.

#CC9999 over22 #99B3CC

Sample text in #CC9999 colour with #99B3CC background colour.

#99B3CC over CC9999

Sample text in #99B3CC colour with #CC9999 background colour.

#CC9999 over22 #99CC99

Sample text in #CC9999 colour with #99CC99 background colour.

#99CC99 over CC9999

Sample text in #99CC99 colour with #CC9999 background colour.

#CC9999 over22 #99CCB3

Sample text in #CC9999 colour with #99CCB3 background colour.

#99CCB3 over CC9999

Sample text in #99CCB3 colour with #CC9999 background colour.

#CC9999 over22 #99CCCC

Sample text in #CC9999 colour with #99CCCC background colour.

#99CCCC over CC9999

Sample text in #99CCCC colour with #CC9999 background colour.

#CC9999 over22 #A8A8A8

Sample text in #CC9999 colour with #A8A8A8 background colour.

#A8A8A8 over CC9999

Sample text in #A8A8A8 colour with #CC9999 background colour.

#CC9999 over22 #B399CC

Sample text in #CC9999 colour with #B399CC background colour.

#B399CC over CC9999

Sample text in #B399CC colour with #CC9999 background colour.

#CC9999 over22 #B3CC99

Sample text in #CC9999 colour with #B3CC99 background colour.

#B3CC99 over CC9999

Sample text in #B3CC99 colour with #CC9999 background colour.

#CC9999 over22 #CC99CC

Sample text in #CC9999 colour with #CC99CC background colour.

#CC99CC over CC9999

Sample text in #CC99CC colour with #CC9999 background colour.

#CC9999 over22 #CCCC99

Sample text in #CC9999 colour with #CCCC99 background colour.

#CCCC99 over CC9999

Sample text in #CCCC99 colour with #CC9999 background colour.

#CC9999 over22 #336666

Sample text in #CC9999 colour with #336666 background colour.

#336666 over CC9999

Sample text in #336666 colour with #CC9999 background colour.