Faux-Baby powder (#fffffa) color information

The hexidecimal color, #fffffa, is related to "Baby powder" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "very dark white". When people from western culture see this color, Baby powder (#fffffa), used in branding, the following may come to mind: being noble, compatibility, balance, health care, and new. Shades of "very dark white". typically aren't associated with finance. Aer Lingus, The Next Web, and GitHub are the companies in our database using this color.

#fffffa Breakdown

#fffffa is made up of (255, 255, 250) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 0.00, 1.96, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 16777210 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffffff. Black should be used ontop of #fffffa to ensure the best legibility.

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

hex #fffffa luma #254.18
Websafe hex #ffffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(255, 255, 250) Adobe RGB (254.00, 256.00, 250.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(100%, 100%, 98%) Closest named color Baby powder
rgba rgba(255.0, 255.0, 250.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (100.00, -1.90, 2.39)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 0.00, 1.96, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (100.00, -1.84, 2.41)
hsv hsv(60.00, 100.00, 99.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (100.00, 3.03, 127.36)
hsb hsb(60.00, 2.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (100.00, -1.14, 4.05)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Baby powder (#fffffa)

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" #fffffa and the second color is called the "compliment" #f9f9ff.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Baby powder (#fffffa)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #fffffa is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #f9f9ff.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Baby powder (#fffffa)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Baby powder (#fffffa)

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-Baby powder (#fffffa)

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.

Faux-Baby powder (#fffffa)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #fffffa can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #fffffa

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

Tones of #fffffa

Tones are produced by blending #fffffa with gray

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

#fffffa → #f9f9ff
#fffffa → #fffffb
#fffffa → #000000
#fffffa → #fcfff9
#fffffa → #999996
#fffffa → #fffcf9

How #fffffa looks in different atmospheres

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

#fffffa popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

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

#fffffamight 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-Baby powder (#fffffa)

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

Aer Lingus
The Next Web
GitHub

#fffffa 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 #fffffa
Java new Color(255, 255, 250);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 255, 255, 250);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:255 green:255 blue:250 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(255f, 255f, 250f);
Swift UIColor(red:255, green:255, blue:250, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $faffff
Python Color('#fffffa')

Base Conversions of hex color #fffffa

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #fffffa. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 16777210 while the individual RGB conversions are: 255, 255, 250.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11111111 11111111 11111010
Hex ff ff fa
Octal 377 377 372
Decimal 255 255 250

Icons incorporating the color #fffffa

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

Color #fffffa on different backgrounds

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