Faux-Bright gray (#efeff0) color information

The hexidecimal color, #efeff0, should not to be confused with "Bright gray" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "very light purple". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Bright gray (#efeff0), in branding, the following may come to mind: signs of royalty, calming down and soothing, their spiritual life, slight femininity, and travel. Colors labeled as "very light purple" are rarely tied to agriculture. Delicious, Oktopost, and FreeCodeCamp are just some of the companies that use this color.

Breakdown of Faux-Bright gray (#efeff0)

#efeff0 is made up of (239, 239, 240) in RGB colorspace and (0.42, 0.42, 0.00, 5.88) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15724528 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffffff. Black should be used ontop of #efeff0 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #efeff0. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #efeff0 luma #238.87
Websafe hex #ffffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(239, 239, 240) Adobe RGB (240.00, 239.00, 240.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(94%, 94%, 94%) Closest named color Bright gray
rgba rgba(239.0, 239.0, 240.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (93.27, 0.60, -0.18)
cmyk cmyk(0.42, 0.42, 0.00, 5.88) CIE-L*ab (94.74, 0.59, -0.18)
hsv hsv(0.00, 0.00, 94.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (94.74, 0.62, 343.03)
hsb hsb(0.00, 0.00, 94.00) CIE-L*uv (94.74, 0.75, -0.39)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Bright gray (#efeff0)

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" #efeff0 while the second is the "compliment" #efefef.

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 (#efeff0)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #efeff0 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #efefef.

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 (#efeff0)

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 (#efeff0)

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 (#efeff0)

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 #efeff0

When you combine pure white with this color, #efeff0, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #efeff0

Darker shades of #efeff0 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Bright gray (#efeff0)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #efeff0 with gray

Faux-Bright gray (#efeff0) 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 #efeff0 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#efeff0 → #efefef
#efeff0 → #f3f3f4
#efeff0 → #000000
#efeff0 → #efefef
#efeff0 → #8f8f90
#efeff0 → #efefef

How #efeff0 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #efeff0 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 #efeff0 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Bright gray (#efeff0)

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

#efeff0might 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.

#efeff0 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#efeff0. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

GeneratePress
Sprout Social
Microsoft Surface
Verizon
Gitter
Lyft
Delicious
Oktopost
FreeCodeCamp
Continental AG
Internet Society
Evernote
Twitch
Zomato
Dell
Duolingo
Shazam

#efeff0 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 #efeff0
Java new Color(239, 239, 240);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 239, 239, 240);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:239 green:239 blue:240 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(239f, 239f, 240f);
Swift UIColor(red:239, green:239, blue:240, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f0efef
Python Color('#efeff0')

Base Conversions of hex color #efeff0

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #efeff0. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15724528 while the individual RGB conversions are: 239, 239, 240.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11101111 11101111 11110000
Hex ef ef f0
Octal 357 357 360
Decimal 239 239 240

#efeff0 Icons

If you're considering using #efeff0 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Bright gray (#efeff0) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #efeff0 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 #efeff0 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #efeff0 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #efeff0 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #efeff0 background.
This text is hex color #efeff0 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #efeff0 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #efeff0 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #efeff0 and white (#ffffff) background.