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White Color

HEX #FFFFFF / RGB (255, 255, 255)

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What is White Color?

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White has the hex code #FFFFFF. The equivalent RGB values are (255, 255, 255), 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:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, White has a hue of 359°, 0% 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.

In the additive color system, white results when all the primary colors are at full brightness (100% light). Hence, in the RGB color model, if you set red, green and blue at full brightness, you end up with white. The hexadecimal code for the color is #FFFFFF and the RGB values are (255, 255, 255). Also, the web colors list (derived from X11 colors) has white which means you can use the color name instead of the hex or RGB code in HTML and CSS.

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White Color Codes

RGB Values(255, 255, 255)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 0%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(359°, 0%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFFFF
Inverse Color#000000 [Black]
Closest Pantone®7436 C
Closest RAL9016 [Traffic white]
Complementary Color#FFFFFF [White]
White Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#FFFFFF
Weighted Average (Most Common)#FFFFFF
Weighted Average (Luma)#FFFFFF
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#F7F7F7

White Color Palettes

White is too light to display its color palettes.
Complementary color palette of FFFFFF. Complementary color is FFFFFF

Complementary Palette

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

Analogous Palette

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

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of White (#FFFFFF) are #FFFFFF (White) and #FFFFFF (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 (FFFFFF, FFFFFF and FFFFFF)

Triadic Palette

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

Tetradic Palette

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

Square Palette

White square color palette has #FFFFFF (White), #FFFFFF (White) and #FFFFFF (White). 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 Color Rainbow Palette

Our 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 White Color


  • Transparent FFFFFFFFFFFF
  • Transparent FFFFFFFFFFFF
  • Transparent FFFFFFFFFFFF
  • Transparent FFFFFFFFFFFF
  • Transparent FFFFFFFFFFFF
  • Transparent FFFFFFFFFFFF
  • Transparent FFFFFFFFFFFF
  • Transparent FFFFFFFFFFFF


  • Transparent E6E6E6E6E6E6
  • Transparent D9D9D9D9D9D9
  • Transparent CCCCCCCCCCCC
  • Transparent C0C0C0C0C0C0
  • Transparent B3B3B3B3B3B3
  • Transparent A6A6A6A6A6A6
  • Transparent 999999999999
  • Transparent 8D8D8D8D8D8D


  • Transparent CCCCCCCCCCCC
  • Transparent B3B3B3B3B3B3
  • Transparent 999999999999
  • Transparent 808080808080
  • Transparent 666666666666
  • Transparent 4D4D4D4D4D4D
  • Transparent 333333333333
  • Transparent 1A1A1A1A1A1A

White Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    White Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    White Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    White Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    White Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    White Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    White Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    White Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    White Plaid Pattern

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