White Smoke

HEX #F5F5F5 / RGB (245, 245, 245)

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What is White Smoke Color?

White Smoke (Hex code: F5F5F5) Thumbnail

White Smoke has the hex code #F5F5F5. The equivalent RGB values are (245, 245, 245), which means it is composed of 33% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:0 Y:0 K:4. In the HSV/HSB scale, White Smoke has a hue of 359°, 0% saturation and a brightness value of 96%.
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.

White Smoke is included in the web colors list. It can therefore be used with its name, "WhiteSmoke" in HTML and CSS code.

White Smoke Color Codes

Hex Code#F5F5F5
RGB Values(245, 245, 245)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 0%, 4%)
HSV/HSB Values(359°, 0%, 96%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFFFF
Inverse Color#0A0A0A [Vampire Black]
Closest Pantone®663 C
Closest RAL9016 [Traffic white]
Complementary Color#F5F5F5 [Cultured]
White Smoke Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#F5F5F5
Desaturated#F5F5F5
Weighted Average (Most Common)#F5F5F5
Weighted Average (Luma)#F5F5F5
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#F2F2F2

White Smoke Color Palettes

White Smoke is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of F5F5F5. Complementary color is F5F5F5

Complementary Palette

The complement of White Smoke is Cultured with the hex code #F5F5F5. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F5F5F5 color is offered by #F5F5F5. 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 (F5F5F5, F5F5F5 and F5F5F5)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of White Smoke (#F5F5F5) are Cultured (#F5F5F5) and Cultured (#F5F5F5). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of White Smoke 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 (F5F5F5, F5F5F5 and F5F5F5)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of White Smoke (#F5F5F5) are #F5F5F5 (Cultured) and #F5F5F5 (Cultured). 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 (F5F5F5, F5F5F5 and F5F5F5)

Triadic Palette

White Smoke triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #F5F5F5 (Cultured) and #F5F5F5 (Cultured) along with #F5F5F5 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 (F5F5F5, F5F5F5, F5F5F5 and F5F5F5)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of White Smoke has four colors - #F5F5F5 (Cultured), #F5F5F5 (Cultured) and #F5F5F5 (Cultured) in addition to the base color (#F5F5F5). 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 (F5F5F5, F5F5F5, F5F5F5 and F5F5F5)

Square Palette

White Smoke square color palette has #F5F5F5 (Cultured), #F5F5F5 (Cultured) and #F5F5F5 (Cultured). 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

White Smoke Color Rainbow Palette

Our White Smoke 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 White Smoke Color

Tints

  • Transparent F7F7F7#F7F7F7
  • Transparent F8F8F8#F8F8F8
  • Transparent F9F9F9#F9F9F9
  • Transparent FAFAFA#FAFAFA
  • Transparent FBFBFB#FBFBFB
  • Transparent FCFCFC#FCFCFC
  • Transparent FDFDFD#FDFDFD
  • Transparent FEFEFE#FEFEFE

Tones

  • Transparent DEDEDE#DEDEDE
  • Transparent D2D2D2#D2D2D2
  • Transparent C6C6C6#C6C6C6
  • Transparent BBBBBB#BBBBBB
  • Transparent AFAFAF#AFAFAF
  • Transparent A3A3A3#A3A3A3
  • Transparent 979797#979797
  • Transparent 8C8C8C#8C8C8C

Shades

  • Transparent C4C4C4#C4C4C4
  • Transparent ACACAC#ACACAC
  • Transparent 939393#939393
  • Transparent 7B7B7B#7B7B7B
  • Transparent 626262#626262
  • Transparent 4A4A4A#4A4A4A
  • Transparent 313131#313131
  • Transparent 191919#191919

White Smoke Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    White Smoke Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    White Smoke Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    White Smoke Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    White Smoke Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    White Smoke Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    White Smoke Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    White Smoke Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    White Smoke Plaid Pattern

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