Faux-Light cyan (#e0f8f6) color information

The hexidecimal color, #e0f8f6, should not to be confused with "Light cyan" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "very light green". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Light cyan (#e0f8f6), in media, the following may come to mind: an alleviation to depression, money and wealth, feeling relaxed, technology, and gardening and outdoors. This color isn't popular for travel.

Breakdown of #e0f8f6

#e0f8f6 is made up of (224, 248, 246) in RGB colorspace and (9.68, 0.00, 0.81, 2.75) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14743798 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccffff. Black should be used ontop of #e0f8f6 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #e0f8f6. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #e0f8f6 luma #240.35
Websafe hex #ccffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(224, 248, 246) Adobe RGB (232.00, 246.00, 244.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(88%, 97%, 96%) Closest named color Light cyan
rgba rgba(224.0, 248.0, 246.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (94.34, -6.90, -1.37)
cmyk cmyk(9.68, 0.00, 0.81, 2.75) CIE-L*ab (95.58, -6.91, -1.38)
hsv hsv(173.36, 60.00, 92.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (95.58, 7.05, 191.29)
hsb hsb(173.36, 9.28, 97.00) CIE-L*uv (95.58, -10.81, -0.91)
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Light cyan (#e0f8f6)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #e0f8f6 while the second is the "compliment" #f7e0e3.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Light cyan (#e0f8f6)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #e0f8f6 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #f7e0e3.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Light cyan (#e0f8f6)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Light cyan (#e0f8f6)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Light cyan (#e0f8f6)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Faux-Light cyan (#e0f8f6)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #e0f8f6 with white

Darker variations of #e0f8f6

When you combine pure black with this color, #e0f8f6, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Light cyan (#e0f8f6)'s Tones

Tones of #e0f8f6 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#e0f8f6 in gradients

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #e0f8f6 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#e0f8f6 → #f7e0e3
#e0f8f6 → #e9faf8
#e0f8f6 → #000000
#e0f8f6 → #e0eef7
#e0f8f6 → #869493
#e0f8f6 → #e0f7e9

Faux-Light cyan (#e0f8f6) in different environments

Seeing #e0f8f6 on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #e0f8f6 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #e0f8f6

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#e0f8f6might be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Light cyan (#e0f8f6)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#e0f8f6. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#e0f8f6 in programming

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #e0f8f6
Java new Color(224, 248, 246);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 224, 248, 246);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:224 green:248 blue:246 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(224f, 248f, 246f);
Swift UIColor(red:224, green:248, blue:246, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f6f8e0
Python Color('#e0f8f6')

Base Conversions of hex color #e0f8f6

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #e0f8f6. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14743798 while the individual RGB conversions are: 224, 248, 246.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11100000 11111000 11110110
Hex e0 f8 f6
Octal 340 370 366
Decimal 224 248 246

Icons incorporating the color #e0f8f6

If you're considering using #e0f8f6 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #e0f8f6 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #e0f8f6 colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #e0f8f6 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #e0f8f6 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #e0f8f6 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #e0f8f6 background.
This text is hex color #e0f8f6 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #e0f8f6 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #e0f8f6 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #e0f8f6 and white (#ffffff) background.