Bright gray (#ebecf0) color information

#ebecf0 is the hex color code that is named "Bright gray". The color is categorized as "very light purple". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Bright gray (#ebecf0), in marketing and promotions, they may think of some of these attributes: signs of royalty, sparks of creativity, states of pure consciousness, slight femininity, and health care. Colors labeled as "very light purple" are rarely tied to energy. InVision, Delicious, and Oktopost are some of the companies in our database that use this color.

#ebecf0 Breakdown

#ebecf0 is made up of (235, 236, 240) in RGB colorspace and (2.08, 1.67, 0.00, 5.88) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15461616 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffffff. Black should be used ontop of #ebecf0 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ebecf0. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ebecf0 luma #235.92
Websafe hex #ffffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(235, 236, 240) Adobe RGB (234.00, 238.00, 239.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(92%, 93%, 94%) Closest named color Bright gray
rgba rgba(235.0, 236.0, 240.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (92.20, -1.55, -0.97)
cmyk cmyk(2.08, 1.67, 0.00, 5.88) CIE-L*ab (93.88, -1.55, -0.98)
hsv hsv(210.00, 14.29, 93.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (93.88, 1.83, 212.30)
hsb hsb(210.00, 2.13, 94.00) CIE-L*uv (93.88, -2.88, -1.24)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Bright gray (#ebecf0)

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" #ebecf0 and the second color is called the "compliment" #efedea.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Bright gray (#ebecf0)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #ebecf0 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #efedea.

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

Triadic Colors of Bright gray (#ebecf0)

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 Bright gray (#ebecf0)

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 Bright gray (#ebecf0)

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 #ebecf0

Lighter shades of #ebecf0 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #ebecf0

Darker shades of #ebecf0 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #ebecf0

Tones of #ebecf0 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Bright gray (#ebecf0) 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 #ebecf0 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ebecf0 → #efedea
#ebecf0 → #f1f1f4
#ebecf0 → #000000
#ebecf0 → #eaeaef
#ebecf0 → #8d8d90
#ebecf0 → #eaefef

Bright gray (#ebecf0) in different environments

Seeing #ebecf0 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 #ebecf0 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#ebecf0 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.

#ebecf0might 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.

#ebecf0 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#ebecf0. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

iStock
GeneratePress
Microsoft Surface
WordPress.com
InVision
Delicious
Oktopost
FreeCodeCamp
Continental AG
Dell
Duolingo

#ebecf0 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 #ebecf0
Java new Color(235, 236, 240);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 235, 236, 240);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:235 green:236 blue:240 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(235f, 236f, 240f);
Swift UIColor(red:235, green:236, blue:240, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f0eceb
Python Color('#ebecf0')

Base Conversions of hex color #ebecf0

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ebecf0. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15461616 while the individual RGB conversions are: 235, 236, 240.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11101011 11101100 11110000
Hex eb ec f0
Octal 353 354 360
Decimal 235 236 240

#ebecf0 Icons

If you're considering using #ebecf0 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Bright gray (#ebecf0) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #ebecf0 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 #ebecf0 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ebecf0 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ebecf0 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ebecf0 background.
This text is hex color #ebecf0 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ebecf0 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ebecf0 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ebecf0 and white (#ffffff) background.