Faux-Alice blue (#f0f7ff) color information

Hex color #f0f7ff is very close to "Alice blue" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "very dark white". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Alice blue (#f0f7ff), in branding, they might associate it with being clean or soft, having an absense, calmness, the home, and simplicity. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for food and restaurants. Booking.com, Shopify, and Twitter are some of the companies in our database that use this color.

Breakdown of #f0f7ff

#f0f7ff is made up of (240, 247, 255) in RGB colorspace and (5.88, 3.14, 0.00, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15792127 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffffff. Black should be used ontop of #f0f7ff to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #f0f7ff. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #f0f7ff luma #245.56
Websafe hex #ffffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(240, 247, 255) Adobe RGB (241.00, 246.00, 255.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(94%, 97%, 100%) Closest named color Alice blue
rgba rgba(240.0, 247.0, 255.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (95.92, -0.84, -5.02)
cmyk cmyk(5.88, 3.14, 0.00, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (96.82, -0.82, -4.94)
hsv hsv(210.00, 100.00, 97.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (96.82, 5.01, 260.58)
hsb hsb(210.00, 6.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (96.82, -4.45, -7.58)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Alice blue (#f0f7ff)

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" #f0f7ff while the second is the "compliment" #fff7ef.

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 Compliments of #Faux-Alice blue (#f0f7ff)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #f0f7ff is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #fff7ef.

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 (#f0f7ff)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these 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 (#f0f7ff)

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 (#f0f7ff)

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 variations of #f0f7ff

Lighter shades are produced by blending #f0f7ff with white

Faux-Alice blue (#f0f7ff)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #f0f7ff can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Alice blue (#f0f7ff)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #f0f7ff, tones are produced.

Faux-Alice blue (#f0f7ff) 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 #f0f7ff as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#f0f7ff → #fff7ef
#f0f7ff → #f4f9ff
#f0f7ff → #000000
#f0f7ff → #efefff
#f0f7ff → #909499
#f0f7ff → #efffff

#f0f7ff in different lighting conditions

Seeing #f0f7ff 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 #f0f7ff could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #f0f7ff

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

#f0f7ffmight 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.

#f0f7ff 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#f0f7ff. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Twitter
Walmart
Booking.com
Shopify

#f0f7ff 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 #f0f7ff
Java new Color(240, 247, 255);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 240, 247, 255);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:240 green:247 blue:255 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(240f, 247f, 255f);
Swift UIColor(red:240, green:247, blue:255, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $fff7f0
Python Color('#f0f7ff')

Base Conversions of hex color #f0f7ff

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #f0f7ff. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15792127 while the individual RGB conversions are: 240, 247, 255.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11110000 11110111 11111111
Hex f0 f7 ff
Octal 360 367 377
Decimal 240 247 255

#f0f7ff Icons

If you're considering using #f0f7ff in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Alice blue (#f0f7ff) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #f0f7ff 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 #f0f7ff on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #f0f7ff on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #f0f7ff background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #f0f7ff background.
This text is hex color #f0f7ff on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #f0f7ff on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #f0f7ff and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #f0f7ff and white (#ffffff) background.