Faux-Ghost white (#f8fbfc) color information

The hexidecimal color, #f8fbfc, almost matches the color named "Ghost white" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "very dark white". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Ghost white (#f8fbfc), in media, the following may come to mind: being clean or soft, having neutrality, balance, the home, and peace. Shades of "very dark white". typically aren't associated with finance. Twitter, WordPress.com, and Thomson Reuters have ties to this color.

Breakdown of Faux-Ghost white (#f8fbfc)

#f8fbfc is made up of (248, 251, 252) in RGB colorspace and (1.59, 0.40, 0.00, 1.18) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 16317436 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffffff. Black should be used ontop of #f8fbfc to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #f8fbfc. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #f8fbfc luma #249.97
Websafe hex #ffffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(248, 251, 252) Adobe RGB (247.00, 250.00, 252.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(97%, 98%, 99%) Closest named color Ghost white
rgba rgba(248.0, 251.0, 252.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (97.47, -0.55, -1.62)
cmyk cmyk(1.59, 0.40, 0.00, 1.18) CIE-L*ab (98.03, -0.54, -1.61)
hsv hsv(210.00, 50.00, 98.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (98.03, 1.70, 251.46)
hsb hsb(210.00, 2.02, 99.00) CIE-L*uv (98.03, -1.84, -2.41)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

Stock Photos

Seeing a variation of this color used in photos may be of value. Please note that 2020 Colors is an affiliate of Shutterstock and will receive a percentage of any sales made through this website.

Powered by Shutterstock

Join the Shutterstock Affiliate program using our invite

Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Ghost white (#f8fbfc)

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" #f8fbfc while the second is the "compliment" #fcf9f7.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Ghost white (#f8fbfc)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #f8fbfc is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #fcf9f7.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Ghost white (#f8fbfc)

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

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Ghost white (#f8fbfc)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Ghost white (#f8fbfc)

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.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter variations of #f8fbfc

When you combine pure white with this color, #f8fbfc, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #f8fbfc

Darker shades of #f8fbfc can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Ghost white (#f8fbfc)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #f8fbfc with gray

Faux-Ghost white (#f8fbfc) 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 #f8fbfc as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#f8fbfc → #fcf9f7
#f8fbfc → #fafcfc
#f8fbfc → #000000
#f8fbfc → #f7f7fc
#f8fbfc → #949697
#f8fbfc → #f7fcfc

How #f8fbfc looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #f8fbfc 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 #f8fbfc could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Ghost white (#f8fbfc)

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

#f8fbfcmight 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.

#f8fbfc 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#f8fbfc. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Twitter
WordPress.com
Thomson Reuters
Fluid UI
Buffer
The Next Web
GitHub

#f8fbfc 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 #f8fbfc
Java new Color(248, 251, 252);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 248, 251, 252);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:248 green:251 blue:252 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(248f, 251f, 252f);
Swift UIColor(red:248, green:251, blue:252, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $fcfbf8
Python Color('#f8fbfc')

Base Conversions of hex color #f8fbfc

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #f8fbfc. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 16317436 while the individual RGB conversions are: 248, 251, 252.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11111000 11111011 11111100
Hex f8 fb fc
Octal 370 373 374
Decimal 248 251 252

Icons incorporating the color #f8fbfc

If you're considering using #f8fbfc in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #f8fbfc on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #f8fbfc 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 #f8fbfc on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #f8fbfc on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #f8fbfc background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #f8fbfc background.
This text is hex color #f8fbfc on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #f8fbfc on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #f8fbfc and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #f8fbfc and white (#ffffff) background.