Glossy White

HEX #FFFDFA / RGB (255, 253, 250)

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What is Glossy White Color?

Glossy White (Hex code: FFFDFA) Thumbnail

Glossy White has the hex code #FFFDFA. The equivalent RGB values are (255, 253, 250), which means it is composed of 34% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:1 Y:2 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Glossy White has a hue of 36°, 2% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Glossy white is a gentle shade of white that can be applied to web pages with the help of HTML and CSS via its hex, RGB and/or HSL code. Please note that the glossy white CMYK values displayed on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

Glossy White Color Codes

RGB Values(255, 253, 250)
CMYK Values(0%, 1%, 2%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(36°, 2%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFFFF
Inverse Color#000205 [Rich Black (FOGRA39)]
Closest Pantone®7436 C
Closest RAL9016 [Traffic white]
Complementary Color#FAFCFF [Ghost White]
Glossy White Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#FDFDFD
Weighted Average (Most Common)#FDFDFD
Weighted Average (Luma)#FDFDFD
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#F6F6F6

Glossy White Color Palettes

Glossy White is too light to display its color palettes.
Complementary color palette of FFFDFA. Complementary color is FAFCFF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Glossy White is Ghost White with the hex code #FAFCFF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FFFDFA color is offered by #FAFCFF. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (FFFDFA, FFFFFA and FFFBFA)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Glossy White (#FFFDFA) are Baby Powder (#FFFFFA) and Snow (#FFFBFA). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Glossy White with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

Split Complementary color palette with (FFFDFA, FAFFFF and FBFAFF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Glossy White (#FFFDFA) are #FAFFFF (White) and #FBFAFF (Ghost White). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

Triadic color palette with (FFFDFA, FAFFFD and FDFAFF)

Triadic Palette

Glossy White triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #FAFFFD (Baby Powder) and #FDFAFF (Ghost White) along with #FFFDFA create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (FFFDFA, FAFFFD, FAFCFF and FFFAFC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Glossy White has four colors - #FAFFFD (Baby Powder), #FAFCFF (Ghost White) and #FFFAFC (Snow) in addition to the base color (#FFFDFA). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (FFFDFA, FAFFFB, FAFCFF and FFFAFF)

Square Palette

Glossy White square color palette has #FAFFFB (Baby Powder), #FAFCFF (Ghost White) and #FFFAFF (Snow). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

Glossy White Color Rainbow Palette

Our Glossy White rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Glossy White Color


  • Transparent FFFDFB#FFFDFB
  • Transparent FFFEFC#FFFEFC
  • Transparent FFFEFC#FFFEFC
  • Transparent FFFEFD#FFFEFD
  • Transparent FFFEFD#FFFEFD
  • Transparent FFFEFE#FFFEFE
  • Transparent FFFFFE#FFFFFE
  • Transparent FFFFFF#FFFFFF


  • Transparent E6E4E2#E6E4E2
  • Transparent D9D8D5#D9D8D5
  • Transparent CCCBC9#CCCBC9
  • Transparent C0BFBD#C0BFBD
  • Transparent B3B2B1#B3B2B1
  • Transparent A6A6A5#A6A6A5
  • Transparent 999998#999998
  • Transparent 8D8D8C#8D8D8C


  • Transparent CCCAC8#CCCAC8
  • Transparent B3B1AF#B3B1AF
  • Transparent 999896#999896
  • Transparent 807F7D#807F7D
  • Transparent 666564#666564
  • Transparent 4D4C4B#4D4C4B
  • Transparent 333332#333332
  • Transparent 1A1919#1A1919

Glossy White Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Glossy White Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Glossy White Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Glossy White Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Glossy White Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Glossy White Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Glossy White Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Glossy White Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Glossy White Plaid Pattern

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