Faux-Light cyan (#e2f5f6) color information

#e2f5f6 is the hex color code that may be mistaken for "Light cyan" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "very light blue". When people spot this color, Light cyan (#e2f5f6), in marketing and promotions, they may think of some of these attributes: water, offices, self-expression, energy, and being taken seriously. Colors labeled as "very light blue" are rarely tied to cars. Walmart uses this color in their branding.

Breakdown of Faux-Light cyan (#e2f5f6)

#e2f5f6 is made up of (226, 245, 246) in RGB colorspace and (8.13, 0.41, 0.00, 3.53) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14874102 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccffff. Black should be used ontop of #e2f5f6 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #e2f5f6. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #e2f5f6 luma #239.19
Websafe hex #ccffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(226, 245, 246) Adobe RGB (232.00, 244.00, 245.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(89%, 96%, 96%) Closest named color Light cyan
rgba rgba(226.0, 245.0, 246.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (93.81, -5.11, -2.09)
cmyk cmyk(8.13, 0.41, 0.00, 3.53) CIE-L*ab (95.16, -5.10, -2.10)
hsv hsv(180.02, 46.67, 92.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (95.16, 5.52, 202.38)
hsb hsb(180.02, 7.29, 96.00) CIE-L*uv (95.16, -8.69, -2.36)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Light cyan (#e2f5f6)

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" #e2f5f6 while the second is the "compliment" #f4e2e2.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Light cyan (#e2f5f6)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #e2f5f6 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #f4e2e2.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Light cyan (#e2f5f6)

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 (#e2f5f6)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Light cyan (#e2f5f6)

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.

Lighter shades of #e2f5f6

When you combine pure white with this color, #e2f5f6, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #e2f5f6

Darker shades are produced by blending #e2f5f6 with black

Faux-Light cyan (#e2f5f6)'s Tones

Tones of #e2f5f6 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #e2f5f6

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 #e2f5f6 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#e2f5f6 → #f4e2e2
#e2f5f6 → #eaf8f8
#e2f5f6 → #000000
#e2f5f6 → #e2ebf4
#e2f5f6 → #879393
#e2f5f6 → #e2f4eb

Faux-Light cyan (#e2f5f6) in different environments

Seeing #e2f5f6 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 #e2f5f6 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Light cyan (#e2f5f6)

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

#e2f5f6might 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #e2f5f6

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#e2f5f6. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.


Programming Language Syntax for #e2f5f6

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 #e2f5f6
Java new Color(226, 245, 246);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 226, 245, 246);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:226 green:245 blue:246 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(226f, 245f, 246f);
Swift UIColor(red:226, green:245, blue:246, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f6f5e2
Python Color('#e2f5f6')

Base Conversions of hex color #e2f5f6

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #e2f5f6. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14874102 while the individual RGB conversions are: 226, 245, 246.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11100010 11110101 11110110
Hex e2 f5 f6
Octal 342 365 366
Decimal 226 245 246

#e2f5f6 Icons

If you're considering using #e2f5f6 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Light cyan (#e2f5f6) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #e2f5f6 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 #e2f5f6 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #e2f5f6 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #e2f5f6 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #e2f5f6 background.
This text is hex color #e2f5f6 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #e2f5f6 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #e2f5f6 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #e2f5f6 and white (#ffffff) background.