Faux-Bright gray (#e5f5ee) color information

Hex color #e5f5ee is close to the color named "Bright gray" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "very light green". When people spot this color, Bright gray (#e5f5ee), in advertising materials, they might associate it with positive health, the environment, fruitfulness, energy, and being passive and non-confrontational. Colors labeled as "very light green" are rarely tied to clothing.

Breakdown of Faux-Bright gray (#e5f5ee)

#e5f5ee is made up of (229, 245, 238) in RGB colorspace and (6.53, 0.00, 2.86, 3.92) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15070702 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccffff. Black should be used ontop of #e5f5ee to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #e5f5ee. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #e5f5ee luma #239.18
Websafe hex #ccffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(229, 245, 238) Adobe RGB (232.00, 245.00, 237.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(90%, 96%, 93%) Closest named color Bright gray
rgba rgba(229.0, 245.0, 238.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (93.81, -7.04, 1.85)
cmyk cmyk(6.53, 0.00, 2.86, 3.92) CIE-L*ab (95.16, -7.06, 1.90)
hsv hsv(150.02, 42.86, 93.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (95.16, 7.31, 164.94)
hsb hsb(150.02, 6.25, 96.00) CIE-L*uv (95.16, -8.97, 4.17)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Bright gray (#e5f5ee)

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" #e5f5ee while the second is the "compliment" #f4e5ed.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Bright gray (#e5f5ee)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #e5f5ee is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #f4e5ed.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Bright gray (#e5f5ee)

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-Bright gray (#e5f5ee)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Bright gray (#e5f5ee)

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 variations of #e5f5ee

When you combine pure white with this color, #e5f5ee, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #e5f5ee

Darker shades of #e5f5ee can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Bright gray (#e5f5ee)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #e5f5ee with gray

Faux-Bright gray (#e5f5ee) 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 #e5f5ee as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#e5f5ee → #f4e5ed
#e5f5ee → #ecf8f3
#e5f5ee → #000000
#e5f5ee → #e5f4f4
#e5f5ee → #89938e
#e5f5ee → #e5f4e5

How #e5f5ee looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #e5f5ee 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 #e5f5ee could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Bright gray (#e5f5ee)

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

#e5f5eemight 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.

#e5f5ee 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#e5f5ee. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#e5f5ee 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 #e5f5ee
Java new Color(229, 245, 238);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 229, 245, 238);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:229 green:245 blue:238 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(229f, 245f, 238f);
Swift UIColor(red:229, green:245, blue:238, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $eef5e5
Python Color('#e5f5ee')

Base Conversions of hex color #e5f5ee

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #e5f5ee. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15070702 while the individual RGB conversions are: 229, 245, 238.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11100101 11110101 11101110
Hex e5 f5 ee
Octal 345 365 356
Decimal 229 245 238

#e5f5ee Icons

If you're considering using #e5f5ee in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Bright gray (#e5f5ee) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #e5f5ee 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 #e5f5ee on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #e5f5ee on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #e5f5ee background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #e5f5ee background.
This text is hex color #e5f5ee on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #e5f5ee on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #e5f5ee and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #e5f5ee and white (#ffffff) background.