Faux-Cultured (#f2f9f3) color information

Hex color #f2f9f3 should not to be confused with "Cultured" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "very dark white". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Cultured (#f2f9f3), in advertising materials, they might associate it with being clean or soft, having an absense, calmness, the home, and simplicity. Shades of "very dark white". typically aren't associated with food and restaurants. Vidme, Sprout Social, and WordPress.com are three companies using this color in their branding.

Breakdown of #f2f9f3

#f2f9f3 is made up of (242, 249, 243) in RGB colorspace and (2.81, 0.00, 2.41, 2.35) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15923699 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffffff. Black should be used ontop of #f2f9f3 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #f2f9f3. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #f2f9f3 luma #245.98
Websafe hex #ffffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(242, 249, 243) Adobe RGB (244.00, 250.00, 242.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(95%, 98%, 95%) Closest named color Cultured
rgba rgba(242.0, 249.0, 243.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (96.95, -4.38, 2.76)
cmyk cmyk(2.81, 0.00, 2.41, 2.35) CIE-L*ab (97.63, -4.32, 2.82)
hsv hsv(120.02, 42.86, 96.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (97.63, 5.16, 146.86)
hsb hsb(120.02, 3.06, 98.00) CIE-L*uv (97.63, -4.49, 5.11)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Cultured (#f2f9f3)

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" #f2f9f3 and the second color is called the "compliment" #f9f2f9.

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-Cultured (#f2f9f3)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #f2f9f3 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #f9f2f9.

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-Cultured (#f2f9f3)

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-Cultured (#f2f9f3)

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-Cultured (#f2f9f3)

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 #f2f9f3

Lighter shades are produced by blending #f2f9f3 with white

Faux-Cultured (#f2f9f3)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #f2f9f3 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #f2f9f3

When you combine pure gray with this color, #f2f9f3, tones are produced.

Faux-Cultured (#f2f9f3) 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 #f2f9f3 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#f2f9f3 → #f9f2f9
#f2f9f3 → #f5faf6
#f2f9f3 → #000000
#f2f9f3 → #f2f9f6
#f2f9f3 → #919591
#f2f9f3 → #f6f9f2

#f2f9f3 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #f2f9f3 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 #f2f9f3 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #f2f9f3

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

#f2f9f3might 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.

#f2f9f3 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#f2f9f3. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

TwentyThree
Netflix
Vidme
Sprout Social
WordPress.com
Boise State University
Shopify
Disney XD
Thomson Reuters
Knight Foundation
AIESEC
GitHub
Zomato
Milligram
Shazam

#f2f9f3 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 #f2f9f3
Java new Color(242, 249, 243);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 242, 249, 243);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:242 green:249 blue:243 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(242f, 249f, 243f);
Swift UIColor(red:242, green:249, blue:243, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f3f9f2
Python Color('#f2f9f3')

Base Conversions of hex color #f2f9f3

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #f2f9f3. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15923699 while the individual RGB conversions are: 242, 249, 243.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11110010 11111001 11110011
Hex f2 f9 f3
Octal 362 371 363
Decimal 242 249 243

Icons incorporating the color #f2f9f3

If you're considering using #f2f9f3 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #f2f9f3 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #f2f9f3 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 #f2f9f3 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #f2f9f3 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #f2f9f3 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #f2f9f3 background.
This text is hex color #f2f9f3 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #f2f9f3 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #f2f9f3 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #f2f9f3 and white (#ffffff) background.