Faux-Lavender (web) (#e5e5f3) color information

#e5e5f3 is the hex color code that may be mistaken for "Lavender (web)" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "very light blue". When people spot this color, Lavender (web) (#e5e5f3), in marketing and promotions, they may think of some of these attributes: water, offices, self-expression, energy, and being taken seriously. Shades of "very light blue". typically aren't associated with cars. Northwestern University uses this color in their branding.

Breakdown of Faux-Lavender (web) (#e5e5f3)

#e5e5f3 is made up of (229, 229, 243) in RGB colorspace and (5.76, 5.76, 0.00, 4.71) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15066611 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccccff. Black should be used ontop of #e5e5f3 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #e5e5f3. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #e5e5f3 luma #230.35
Websafe hex #ccccff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(229, 229, 243) Adobe RGB (230.00, 227.00, 242.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(90%, 90%, 95%) Closest named color Lavender (web)
rgba rgba(229.0, 229.0, 243.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (88.88, 3.90, -6.91)
cmyk cmyk(5.76, 5.76, 0.00, 4.71) CIE-L*ab (91.23, 3.89, -6.89)
hsv hsv(240.00, 33.33, 92.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (91.23, 7.91, 299.45)
hsb hsb(240.00, 5.26, 95.00) CIE-L*uv (91.23, 1.03, -11.42)
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Lavender (web) (#e5e5f3)

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" #e5e5f3 while the second is the "compliment" #f2f2e5.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Lavender (web) (#e5e5f3)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #e5e5f3 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #f2f2e5.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Lavender (web) (#e5e5f3)

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-Lavender (web) (#e5e5f3)

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-Lavender (web) (#e5e5f3)

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 #e5e5f3

When you combine pure white with this color, #e5e5f3, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #e5e5f3

Darker shades are produced by blending #e5e5f3 with black

Faux-Lavender (web) (#e5e5f3)'s Tones

Tones of #e5e5f3 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #e5e5f3

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 #e5e5f3 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#e5e5f3 → #f2f2e5
#e5e5f3 → #ececf6
#e5e5f3 → #000000
#e5e5f3 → #ebe5f2
#e5e5f3 → #898991
#e5e5f3 → #e5ebf2

Faux-Lavender (web) (#e5e5f3) in different environments

Seeing #e5e5f3 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 #e5e5f3 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Lavender (web) (#e5e5f3)

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

#e5e5f3might 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 #e5e5f3

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#e5e5f3. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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Programming Language Syntax for #e5e5f3

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 #e5e5f3
Java new Color(229, 229, 243);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 229, 229, 243);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:229 green:229 blue:243 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(229f, 229f, 243f);
Swift UIColor(red:229, green:229, blue:243, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f3e5e5
Python Color('#e5e5f3')

Base Conversions of hex color #e5e5f3

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #e5e5f3. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15066611 while the individual RGB conversions are: 229, 229, 243.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11100101 11100101 11110011
Hex e5 e5 f3
Octal 345 345 363
Decimal 229 229 243

Icons incorporating the color #e5e5f3

If you're considering using #e5e5f3 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #e5e5f3 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #e5e5f3 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 #e5e5f3 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #e5e5f3 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #e5e5f3 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #e5e5f3 background.
This text is hex color #e5e5f3 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #e5e5f3 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #e5e5f3 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #e5e5f3 and white (#ffffff) background.