Faux-Lavender (web) (#e5e6fc) color information

The hexidecimal color, #e5e6fc, may be mistaken for "Lavender (web)" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "very light blue". When people spot this color, Lavender (web) (#e5e6fc), in branding, the following may come to mind: water, appetite-curbing, human life, energy, and maturity. Shades of "very light blue". typically aren't associated with clothing.

Breakdown of #e5e6fc

#e5e6fc is made up of (229, 230, 252) in RGB colorspace and (9.13, 8.73, 0.00, 1.18) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15066876 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccffff. Black should be used ontop of #e5e6fc to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #e5e6fc. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #e5e6fc luma #231.96
Websafe hex #ccffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(229, 230, 252) Adobe RGB (228.00, 229.00, 252.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(90%, 90%, 99%) Closest named color Lavender (web)
rgba rgba(229.0, 230.0, 252.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (89.44, 3.98, -11.63)
cmyk cmyk(9.13, 8.73, 0.00, 1.18) CIE-L*ab (91.68, 3.96, -11.30)
hsv hsv(240.00, 81.82, 94.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (91.68, 11.97, 289.31)
hsb hsb(240.00, 9.09, 99.00) CIE-L*uv (91.68, -1.92, -18.48)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Lavender (web) (#e5e6fc)

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" #e5e6fc while the second is the "compliment" #fcfce5.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Lavender (web) (#e5e6fc)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #e5e6fc is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #fcfce5.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Lavender (web) (#e5e6fc)

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

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Lavender (web) (#e5e6fc)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Lavender (web) (#e5e6fc)

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.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter shades of #e5e6fc

Lighter shades are produced by blending #e5e6fc with white

Darker shades of #e5e6fc

Darker shades are produced by blending #e5e6fc with black

Faux-Lavender (web) (#e5e6fc)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #e5e6fc with gray

Gradients including #e5e6fc

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 #e5e6fc as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#e5e6fc → #fcfce5
#e5e6fc → #ecedfc
#e5e6fc → #000000
#e5e6fc → #f0e5fc
#e5e6fc → #898a97
#e5e6fc → #e5f0fc

How #e5e6fc looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #e5e6fc 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 #e5e6fc could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #e5e6fc

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

#e5e6fcmight 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 #e5e6fc

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#e5e6fc. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #e5e6fc

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 #e5e6fc
Java new Color(229, 230, 252);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 229, 230, 252);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:229 green:230 blue:252 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(229f, 230f, 252f);
Swift UIColor(red:229, green:230, blue:252, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $fce6e5
Python Color('#e5e6fc')

Base Conversions of hex color #e5e6fc

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #e5e6fc. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15066876 while the individual RGB conversions are: 229, 230, 252.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11100101 11100110 11111100
Hex e5 e6 fc
Octal 345 346 374
Decimal 229 230 252

Icons incorporating the color #e5e6fc

If you're considering using #e5e6fc in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #e5e6fc on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #e5e6fc 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 #e5e6fc on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #e5e6fc on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #e5e6fc background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #e5e6fc background.
This text is hex color #e5e6fc on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #e5e6fc on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #e5e6fc and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #e5e6fc and white (#ffffff) background.