Faux-Bright gray (#eaeded) color information

Hex color #eaeded is very close to "Bright gray" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "very light purple". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Bright gray (#eaeded), in advertising materials, they might associate it with signs of royalty, anti-aging and not growing old, transcendence, slight femininity, and finance and wealth. Colors labeled as "very light purple" are rarely tied to the home. Hulu, FreeCodeCamp, and Internet Society are some of the companies in our database that use this color.

Breakdown of #eaeded

#eaeded is made up of (234, 237, 237) in RGB colorspace and (1.27, 0.00, 0.00, 7.06) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15396333 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffffff. Black should be used ontop of #eaeded to ensure the best legibility.

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

hex #eaeded luma #235.87
Websafe hex #ffffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(234, 237, 237) Adobe RGB (236.00, 235.00, 236.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(92%, 93%, 93%) Closest named color Bright gray
rgba rgba(234.0, 237.0, 237.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (91.65, 0.32, -0.36)
cmyk cmyk(1.27, 0.00, 0.00, 7.06) CIE-L*ab (93.45, 0.32, -0.37)
hsv hsv(180.02, 6.67, 92.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (93.45, 0.49, 310.86)
hsb hsb(180.02, 1.08, 93.00) CIE-L*uv (93.45, 0.22, -0.63)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Bright gray (#eaeded)

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" #eaeded and the second color is called the "compliment" #edeaea.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Bright gray (#eaeded)

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

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Bright gray (#eaeded)

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

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Bright gray (#eaeded)

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

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Bright gray (#eaeded)

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.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter variations of #eaeded

Lighter shades are produced by blending #eaeded with white

Faux-Bright gray (#eaeded)'s Darker shades

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

Tones of #eaeded

When you combine pure gray with this color, #eaeded, tones are produced.

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

#eaeded → #edeaea
#eaeded → #f0f2f2
#eaeded → #000000
#eaeded → #eaebed
#eaeded → #8c8e8e
#eaeded → #eaedeb

#eaeded in different lighting conditions

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

Named colors and Paints related to #eaeded

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

#eaededmight 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.

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

iStock
SugarCRM
ESL
GeneratePress
Microsoft Surface
InVision
Thomson Reuters
Delicious
Oktopost
Hulu
FreeCodeCamp
Internet Society
Dell

#eaeded 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 #eaeded
Java new Color(234, 237, 237);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 234, 237, 237);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:234 green:237 blue:237 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(234f, 237f, 237f);
Swift UIColor(red:234, green:237, blue:237, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $ededea
Python Color('#eaeded')

Base Conversions of hex color #eaeded

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #eaeded. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15396333 while the individual RGB conversions are: 234, 237, 237.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11101010 11101101 11101101
Hex ea ed ed
Octal 352 355 355
Decimal 234 237 237

#eaeded Icons

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

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

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