Faux-Bright gray (#eee6ef) color information

Hex color #eee6ef may be mistaken for "Bright gray" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "very light purple". When people spot this color, Bright gray (#eee6ef), in brand logos, they might associate it with being successful, sparks of creativity, transcendence, cutting-edge, and health care. Shades of "very light purple". typically aren't associated with the home. InVision is a company using this color, according to our database.

#eee6ef Breakdown

#eee6ef is made up of (238, 230, 239) in RGB colorspace and (0.42, 3.77, 0.00, 6.27) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15656687 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffffff. Black should be used ontop of #eee6ef to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #eee6ef. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #eee6ef luma #233.18
Websafe hex #ffffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(238, 230, 239) Adobe RGB (234.00, 229.00, 239.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(93%, 90%, 94%) Closest named color Bright gray
rgba rgba(238.0, 230.0, 239.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (90.00, 4.05, -3.97)
cmyk cmyk(0.42, 3.77, 0.00, 6.27) CIE-L*ab (92.13, 4.03, -4.00)
hsv hsv(285.00, 25.00, 92.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (92.13, 5.68, 315.21)
hsb hsb(285.00, 4.26, 94.00) CIE-L*uv (92.13, 3.20, -6.91)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Bright gray (#eee6ef)

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" #eee6ef and the second color is called the "compliment" #e8efe5.

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 (#eee6ef)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #eee6ef is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #e8efe5.

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 (#eee6ef)

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 (#eee6ef)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Bright gray (#eee6ef)

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 shades of #eee6ef

Lighter shades of #eee6ef can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Bright gray (#eee6ef)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #eee6ef with black

Tones of #eee6ef

When you combine pure gray with this color, #eee6ef, tones are produced.

Gradients including #eee6ef

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 #eee6ef as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#eee6ef → #e8efe5
#eee6ef → #f3edf3
#eee6ef → #000000
#eee6ef → #efe5ed
#eee6ef → #8e8a8f
#eee6ef → #e8e5ef

#eee6ef in different lighting conditions

Seeing #eee6ef 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 #eee6ef could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#eee6ef 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.

#eee6efmight 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 #eee6ef

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#eee6ef. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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Programming Language Syntax for #eee6ef

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 #eee6ef
Java new Color(238, 230, 239);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 238, 230, 239);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:238 green:230 blue:239 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(238f, 230f, 239f);
Swift UIColor(red:238, green:230, blue:239, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $efe6ee
Python Color('#eee6ef')

Base Conversions of hex color #eee6ef

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #eee6ef. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15656687 while the individual RGB conversions are: 238, 230, 239.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11101110 11100110 11101111
Hex ee e6 ef
Octal 356 346 357
Decimal 238 230 239

Icons incorporating the color #eee6ef

If you're considering using #eee6ef in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #eee6ef on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #eee6ef 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 #eee6ef on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #eee6ef on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #eee6ef background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #eee6ef background.
This text is hex color #eee6ef on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #eee6ef on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #eee6ef and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #eee6ef and white (#ffffff) background.