Faux-Lavender (web) (#eceaf8) color information

The hexidecimal color, #eceaf8, looks similar to "Lavender (web)" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "very light purple". When people from western culture see this color, Lavender (web) (#eceaf8), used in advertisements, the following may come to mind: having wisdom, sparks of creativity, their spiritual life, luxurious, and health care. This color isn't popular for agriculture. WordPress.com is a brand that uses this color.

#eceaf8 Breakdown

#eceaf8 is made up of (236, 234, 248) in RGB colorspace and (4.84, 5.65, 0.00, 2.75) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15526648 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffffff. Black should be used ontop of #eceaf8 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #eceaf8. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #eceaf8 luma #235.95
Websafe hex #ffffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(236, 234, 248) Adobe RGB (235.00, 235.00, 246.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(93%, 92%, 97%) Closest named color Lavender (web)
rgba rgba(236.0, 234.0, 248.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (91.65, 2.30, -5.74)
cmyk cmyk(4.84, 5.65, 0.00, 2.75) CIE-L*ab (93.45, 2.27, -5.70)
hsv hsv(252.00, 45.45, 94.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (93.45, 6.14, 291.71)
hsb hsb(252.00, 5.15, 97.00) CIE-L*uv (93.45, -0.49, -9.28)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Lavender (web) (#eceaf8)

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" #eceaf8 and the second color is called the "compliment" #f4f7ea.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Lavender (web) (#eceaf8)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #eceaf8 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #f4f7ea.

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) (#eceaf8)

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

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Lavender (web) (#eceaf8)

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) (#eceaf8)

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.

Faux-Lavender (web) (#eceaf8)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #eceaf8 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #eceaf8

When you combine pure black with this color, #eceaf8, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #eceaf8

Tones are produced by blending #eceaf8 with gray

#eceaf8 in 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 #eceaf8 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#eceaf8 → #f4f7ea
#eceaf8 → #f1f0fa
#eceaf8 → #000000
#eceaf8 → #f3eaf7
#eceaf8 → #8d8c94
#eceaf8 → #eaeef7

How #eceaf8 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #eceaf8 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 #eceaf8 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#eceaf8 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.

#eceaf8might 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.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Lavender (web) (#eceaf8)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#eceaf8. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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#eceaf8 in programming

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 #eceaf8
Java new Color(236, 234, 248);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 236, 234, 248);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:236 green:234 blue:248 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(236f, 234f, 248f);
Swift UIColor(red:236, green:234, blue:248, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f8eaec
Python Color('#eceaf8')

Base Conversions of hex color #eceaf8

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #eceaf8. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15526648 while the individual RGB conversions are: 236, 234, 248.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11101100 11101010 11111000
Hex ec ea f8
Octal 354 352 370
Decimal 236 234 248

Icons incorporating the color #eceaf8

If you're considering using #eceaf8 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #eceaf8 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #eceaf8 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 #eceaf8 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #eceaf8 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #eceaf8 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #eceaf8 background.
This text is hex color #eceaf8 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #eceaf8 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #eceaf8 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #eceaf8 and white (#ffffff) background.