Faux-Anti-flash white (#f3f1f5) color information

Hex color #f3f1f5 is related to "Anti-flash white" because of their close resemblance. It's labeled as "very light purple". When people from western culture see this color, Anti-flash white (#f3f1f5), used in advertising materials, they might associate it with having wisdom, calming down and soothing, transcendence, luxurious, and travel. This color isn't popular for the home. WordPress.com, Boise State University, and Booking.com are three companies using this color in their branding.

Breakdown of Faux-Anti-flash white (#f3f1f5)

#f3f1f5 is made up of (243, 241, 245) in RGB colorspace and (0.82, 1.63, 0.00, 3.92) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15987189 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffffff. Black should be used ontop of #f3f1f5 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #f3f1f5. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #f3f1f5 luma #241.81
Websafe hex #ffffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(243, 241, 245) Adobe RGB (242.00, 241.00, 244.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(95%, 95%, 96%) Closest named color Anti-flash white
rgba rgba(243.0, 241.0, 245.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (94.34, 0.78, -1.37)
cmyk cmyk(0.82, 1.63, 0.00, 3.92) CIE-L*ab (95.58, 0.77, -1.38)
hsv hsv(240.00, 11.11, 95.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (95.58, 1.58, 299.16)
hsb hsb(240.00, 1.04, 96.00) CIE-L*uv (95.58, 0.22, -2.27)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Anti-flash white (#f3f1f5)

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" #f3f1f5 while the second is the "compliment" #f4f4f2.

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-Anti-flash white (#f3f1f5)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #f3f1f5 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #f4f4f2.

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-Anti-flash white (#f3f1f5)

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-Anti-flash white (#f3f1f5)

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-Anti-flash white (#f3f1f5)

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-Anti-flash white (#f3f1f5)'s Lighter shades

When you combine pure white with this color, #f3f1f5, lighter shades are produced.

Faux-Anti-flash white (#f3f1f5)'s Darker shades

When you combine pure black with this color, #f3f1f5, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Anti-flash white (#f3f1f5)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #f3f1f5, tones are produced.

#f3f1f5 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 #f3f1f5 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#f3f1f5 → #f4f4f2
#f3f1f5 → #f6f5f8
#f3f1f5 → #000000
#f3f1f5 → #f3f2f4
#f3f1f5 → #919093
#f3f1f5 → #f2f3f4

#f3f1f5 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #f3f1f5 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 #f3f1f5 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Anti-flash white (#f3f1f5)

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

#f3f1f5might 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-Anti-flash white (#f3f1f5)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#f3f1f5. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

TwentyThree
Netflix
Vidme
Sprout Social
WordPress.com
Boise State University
Booking.com
Verizon
Shopify
Disney XD
Lyft
Knight Foundation
Buffer
AIESEC
GitHub
Continental AG
Evernote
Twitch
Zomato
Milligram
Duolingo
Shazam

#f3f1f5 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 #f3f1f5
Java new Color(243, 241, 245);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 243, 241, 245);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:243 green:241 blue:245 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(243f, 241f, 245f);
Swift UIColor(red:243, green:241, blue:245, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f5f1f3
Python Color('#f3f1f5')

Base Conversions of hex color #f3f1f5

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #f3f1f5. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15987189 while the individual RGB conversions are: 243, 241, 245.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11110011 11110001 11110101
Hex f3 f1 f5
Octal 363 361 365
Decimal 243 241 245

Icons incorporating the color #f3f1f5

If you're considering using #f3f1f5 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #f3f1f5 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #f3f1f5 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 #f3f1f5 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #f3f1f5 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #f3f1f5 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #f3f1f5 background.
This text is hex color #f3f1f5 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #f3f1f5 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #f3f1f5 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #f3f1f5 and white (#ffffff) background.