Faux-Pink lace (#f6e5fe) color information

The hexidecimal color, #f6e5fe, is related to "Pink lace" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "very light pink". When people from western culture see this color, Pink lace (#f6e5fe), used in advertisements, the following may come to mind: something sweet, youth, soft or fluffy, women, and the home. This color isn't popular for transportation and cars.

Breakdown of #f6e5fe

#f6e5fe is made up of (246, 229, 254) in RGB colorspace and (3.15, 9.84, 0.00, 0.39) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 16180734 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffccff. Black should be used ontop of #f6e5fe to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #f6e5fe. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #f6e5fe luma #236.68
Websafe hex #ffccff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(246, 229, 254) Adobe RGB (241.00, 229.00, 254.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(96%, 90%, 100%) Closest named color Pink lace
rgba rgba(246.0, 229.0, 254.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (91.10, 10.17, -10.56)
cmyk cmyk(3.15, 9.84, 0.00, 0.39) CIE-L*ab (93.01, 9.94, -10.26)
hsv hsv(276.00, 100.00, 95.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (93.01, 14.29, 314.09)
hsb hsb(276.00, 10.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (93.01, 7.46, -17.88)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Pink lace (#f6e5fe)

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" #f6e5fe and the second color is called the "compliment" #efffe5.

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-Pink lace (#f6e5fe)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #f6e5fe is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #efffe5.

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-Pink lace (#f6e5fe)

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-Pink lace (#f6e5fe)

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-Pink lace (#f6e5fe)

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 #f6e5fe

Lighter shades are produced by blending #f6e5fe with white

Faux-Pink lace (#f6e5fe)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #f6e5fe can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #f6e5fe

When you combine pure gray with this color, #f6e5fe, tones are produced.

Faux-Pink lace (#f6e5fe) 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 #f6e5fe as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#f6e5fe → #efffe5
#f6e5fe → #f8ecfe
#f6e5fe → #000000
#f6e5fe → #ffe5fc
#f6e5fe → #938998
#f6e5fe → #e8e5ff

#f6e5fe in different lighting conditions

Seeing #f6e5fe 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 #f6e5fe could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #f6e5fe

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

#f6e5femight 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.

#f6e5fe 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#f6e5fe. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#f6e5fe 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 #f6e5fe
Java new Color(246, 229, 254);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 246, 229, 254);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:246 green:229 blue:254 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(246f, 229f, 254f);
Swift UIColor(red:246, green:229, blue:254, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $fee5f6
Python Color('#f6e5fe')

Base Conversions of hex color #f6e5fe

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #f6e5fe. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 16180734 while the individual RGB conversions are: 246, 229, 254.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11110110 11100101 11111110
Hex f6 e5 fe
Octal 366 345 376
Decimal 246 229 254

Icons incorporating the color #f6e5fe

If you're considering using #f6e5fe in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #f6e5fe on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #f6e5fe 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 #f6e5fe on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #f6e5fe on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #f6e5fe background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #f6e5fe background.
This text is hex color #f6e5fe on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #f6e5fe on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #f6e5fe and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #f6e5fe and white (#ffffff) background.