Faux-Alice blue (#effbfa) color information

Hex color #effbfa looks similar to "Alice blue" because of their close resemblance. It's labeled as "very dark white". When people from western culture see this color, Alice blue (#effbfa), used in advertisements, they might associate it with being noble, having neutrality, calmness, health care, and peace. Colors labeled as "very dark white" are rarely tied to food and restaurants. Walmart, Booking.com, and Shopify are some of the companies in our database that use this color.

Breakdown of Faux-Alice blue (#effbfa)

#effbfa is made up of (239, 251, 250) in RGB colorspace and (4.78, 0.00, 0.40, 1.57) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15727610 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffffff. Black should be used ontop of #effbfa to ensure the best legibility.

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

hex #effbfa luma #247.05
Websafe hex #ffffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(239, 251, 250) Adobe RGB (241.00, 251.00, 250.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(94%, 98%, 98%) Closest named color Alice blue
rgba rgba(239.0, 251.0, 250.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (96.95, -4.38, -1.05)
cmyk cmyk(4.78, 0.00, 0.40, 1.57) CIE-L*ab (97.63, -4.32, -1.05)
hsv hsv(180.02, 50.00, 96.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (97.63, 4.45, 193.66)
hsb hsb(180.02, 4.08, 98.00) CIE-L*uv (97.63, -6.94, -0.86)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Alice blue (#effbfa)

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" #effbfa and the second color is called the "compliment" #f9efef.

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-Alice blue (#effbfa)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #effbfa is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #f9efef.

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-Alice blue (#effbfa)

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-Alice blue (#effbfa)

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-Alice blue (#effbfa)

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.

Faux-Alice blue (#effbfa)'s Lighter shades

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

Faux-Alice blue (#effbfa)'s Darker shades

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

Tones of #effbfa

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

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

#effbfa → #f9efef
#effbfa → #f3fcfb
#effbfa → #000000
#effbfa → #eff4f9
#effbfa → #8f9696
#effbfa → #eff9f4

#effbfa in different lighting conditions

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

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Alice blue (#effbfa)

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

#effbfamight 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-Alice blue (#effbfa)

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

WordPress.com
Walmart
Booking.com
Shopify
Buffer
Instapage

#effbfa 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 #effbfa
Java new Color(239, 251, 250);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 239, 251, 250);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:239 green:251 blue:250 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(239f, 251f, 250f);
Swift UIColor(red:239, green:251, blue:250, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $fafbef
Python Color('#effbfa')

Base Conversions of hex color #effbfa

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #effbfa. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15727610 while the individual RGB conversions are: 239, 251, 250.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11101111 11111011 11111010
Hex ef fb fa
Octal 357 373 372
Decimal 239 251 250

#effbfa Icons

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

Color Faux-Alice blue (#effbfa) on different backgrounds

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