Faux-Bright lilac (#e499f7) color information

#e499f7 is the hex color code that should not to be confused with "Bright lilac" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "light pink". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Bright lilac (#e499f7), in media, they may think of some of these attributes: warmth, youth, pretty, limiting, and the home. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for finance.

#e499f7 Breakdown

#e499f7 is made up of (228, 153, 247) in RGB colorspace and (7.69, 38.06, 0.00, 3.14) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14981623 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc99ff. Black should be used ontop of #e499f7 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #e499f7. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #e499f7 luma #185.89
Websafe hex #cc99ff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(228, 153, 247) Adobe RGB (208.00, 152.00, 244.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(89%, 60%, 97%) Closest named color Bright lilac
rgba rgba(228.0, 153.0, 247.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (67.82, 43.52, -39.86)
cmyk cmyk(7.69, 38.06, 0.00, 3.14) CIE-L*ab (73.55, 42.95, -36.05)
hsv hsv(287.03, 86.05, 78.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (73.55, 56.07, 319.99)
hsb hsb(287.03, 38.14, 97.00) CIE-L*uv (73.55, 33.19, -64.22)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Bright lilac (#e499f7)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #e499f7 and the second color is called the "compliment" #adf799.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Bright lilac (#e499f7)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #e499f7 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #adf799.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Bright lilac (#e499f7)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Bright lilac (#e499f7)

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-Bright lilac (#e499f7)

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 variations of #e499f7

Lighter shades of #e499f7 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #e499f7

Darker shades of #e499f7 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #e499f7

Tones of #e499f7 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Bright lilac (#e499f7) 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 #e499f7 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#e499f7 → #adf799
#e499f7 → #ecb7f9
#e499f7 → #000000
#e499f7 → #f799dc
#e499f7 → #885b94
#e499f7 → #b399f7

Faux-Bright lilac (#e499f7) in different environments

Seeing #e499f7 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 #e499f7 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#e499f7 popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

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

#e499f7might 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.

#e499f7 popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#e499f7. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#e499f7 in coding

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 #e499f7
Java new Color(228, 153, 247);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 228, 153, 247);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:228 green:153 blue:247 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(228f, 153f, 247f);
Swift UIColor(red:228, green:153, blue:247, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f799e4
Python Color('#e499f7')

Base Conversions of hex color #e499f7

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #e499f7. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14981623 while the individual RGB conversions are: 228, 153, 247.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11100100 10011001 11110111
Hex e4 99 f7
Octal 344 231 367
Decimal 228 153 247

#e499f7 Icons

If you're considering using #e499f7 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Bright lilac (#e499f7) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #e499f7 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 #e499f7 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #e499f7 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #e499f7 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #e499f7 background.
This text is hex color #e499f7 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #e499f7 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #e499f7 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #e499f7 and white (#ffffff) background.