Faux-Cultured (#f2f9f4) color information

#f2f9f4 is the hex color code that is related to "Cultured" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "very dark white". When people from western culture see this color, Cultured (#f2f9f4), used in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: being noble, having an absense, knowledgeable, health care, and simplicity. This color isn't popular for agriculture. Sprout Social, WordPress.com, and Boise State University are three companies using this color in their branding.

Breakdown of #f2f9f4

#f2f9f4 is made up of (242, 249, 244) in RGB colorspace and (2.81, 0.00, 2.01, 2.35) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15923700 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffffff. Black should be used ontop of #f2f9f4 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #f2f9f4. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #f2f9f4 luma #246.09
Websafe hex #ffffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(242, 249, 244) Adobe RGB (243.00, 251.00, 245.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(95%, 98%, 96%) Closest named color Cultured
rgba rgba(242.0, 249.0, 244.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (96.95, -4.38, 1.49)
cmyk cmyk(2.81, 0.00, 2.01, 2.35) CIE-L*ab (97.63, -4.32, 1.51)
hsv hsv(140.02, 42.86, 96.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (97.63, 4.58, 160.73)
hsb hsb(140.02, 3.06, 98.00) CIE-L*uv (97.63, -5.31, 3.11)
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Cultured (#f2f9f4)

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" #f2f9f4 while the second is the "compliment" #f9f2f7.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Cultured (#f2f9f4)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #f2f9f4 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #f9f2f7.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Cultured (#f2f9f4)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Cultured (#f2f9f4)

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

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Cultured (#f2f9f4)

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.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Faux-Cultured (#f2f9f4)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #f2f9f4 with white

Darker variations of #f2f9f4

When you combine pure black with this color, #f2f9f4, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Cultured (#f2f9f4)'s Tones

Tones of #f2f9f4 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#f2f9f4 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 #f2f9f4 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#f2f9f4 → #f9f2f7
#f2f9f4 → #f5faf7
#f2f9f4 → #000000
#f2f9f4 → #f2f9f8
#f2f9f4 → #919592
#f2f9f4 → #f3f9f2

Faux-Cultured (#f2f9f4) in different environments

Seeing #f2f9f4 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 #f2f9f4 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #f2f9f4

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

#f2f9f4might 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-Cultured (#f2f9f4)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#f2f9f4. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Sprout Social
Boise State University
Disney XD
Thomson Reuters
Knight Foundation

#f2f9f4 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 #f2f9f4
Java new Color(242, 249, 244);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 242, 249, 244);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:242 green:249 blue:244 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(242f, 249f, 244f);
Swift UIColor(red:242, green:249, blue:244, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f4f9f2
Python Color('#f2f9f4')

Base Conversions of hex color #f2f9f4

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #f2f9f4. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15923700 while the individual RGB conversions are: 242, 249, 244.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11110010 11111001 11110100
Hex f2 f9 f4
Octal 362 371 364
Decimal 242 249 244

Icons incorporating the color #f2f9f4

If you're considering using #f2f9f4 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #f2f9f4 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #f2f9f4 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 #f2f9f4 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #f2f9f4 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #f2f9f4 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #f2f9f4 background.
This text is hex color #f2f9f4 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #f2f9f4 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #f2f9f4 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #f2f9f4 and white (#ffffff) background.