#def9ee Color Information

#def9ee Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #def9ee. In RGB, it consists of 87.1% Red, 97.6% Green, and 93.3% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 10.8% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 4.4% Yellow, and 2.4% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 155.6°, with saturation of 69.2% and lightness of 92.4%. The decimal value for #def9ee is 14612974, and its nearest "web safe" color is #ccffff. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #def9ee is green. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is cyan. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#def9ee Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color222, 249, 238 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color87.1%, 97.6%, 93.3% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.129, 0.024, 0.067 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.108, 0, 0.044, 0.024 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color155.6°, 69.2%, 92.4% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color155.6°, 10.8%, 97.6% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color79.433, 89.454, 93.969 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color222, 239, 249 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code14612974 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color95.770, -10.800, 2.290 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)95.770, 11.040, 168.028 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color95.770, -14.050, 5.438 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color94.580, -15.603, 7.299 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.302, 0.340, 89.454 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4292803054 / 0xffdef9ee Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#ccffff Copy
Last Updated: December 6, 2022

Shades of #def9ee

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #def9ee, its pure hue is 155.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 69.2%, and its lightness is 92.4%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 18 different shades of #def9ee, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0d0f0e to #d1eae0.

Tints of #def9ee

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #def9ee, its pure hue is 155.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 69.2%, and its lightness is 92.4%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #def9ee, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #e0f9ef to #fdfffe.

Tones of #def9ee

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #def9ee, its pure hue is 155.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 69.2%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #def9ee, which range from #ececec (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #d8ffef (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #def9ee

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #def9ee! For #def9ee, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #def9ee. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #def9ee

This color, #def9ee, consists of 87.1% Red, 97.6% Green, and 93.3% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 222, Green = 249, Blue = 238. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #def9ee is 10.8% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 4.4% Yellow, and 2.4% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R87.1%
C10.8%
G97.6%
M0.0%
B93.3%
Y4.4%
K2.4%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 222 249 238
Octal 336 371 356
Hexa #de #f9 #ee
Binary 11011110 11111001 11101110
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 10 0 4 2
Octal 12 0 4 2
Hexa #0a #00 #04 #02
Binary 00001010 00000000 00000100 00000010

Analogous Colors of #def9ee

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #def9ee — which has hue 155.6° — its analogous colors are located at 125.6° and 185.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #def9ee.

Triadic Colors of #def9ee

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #def9ee — which has hue 155.6° — its triadic colors are located at 35.6° and 275.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #def9ee.

Complementary Color of #def9ee

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #def9ee — which has hue 155.6° — its complementary color is located at 335.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #def9ee.

Split Complementary Colors of #def9ee

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #def9ee — which has hue 155.6° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 5.6° and 305.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #def9ee.

Tetradic Colors of #def9ee

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #def9ee — which has hue 155.6° — its tetradic colors are located at 65.6°, 155.6°, 245.6°, and 335.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #def9ee.

Monochromatic Colors of #def9ee

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #def9ee, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #d2f2e5 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #edfef7 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #def9ee

We want to make getting started with #def9ee on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #def9ee into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #def9ee can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #def9ee with other HTML elements.

#def9ee Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #def9ee.
<span style="color: #def9ee;">The color of this text is #def9ee.</span>

#def9ee Background Color

The background color for this text is #def9ee.
<div style="background-color: #def9ee; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #def9ee.</div>

#def9ee Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #def9ee.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #def9ee;">This color for the shadow of this text is #def9ee.</span>

#def9ee Border Color

This is a div with border color #def9ee.
<div style="border: #def9ee 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #def9ee.</div>

#def9ee Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #def9ee on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #def9ee; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #def9ee on a white background.</div></div>

#def9ee Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #def9ee on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #def9ee; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #def9ee on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #def9ee to White

This is a gradient from #def9ee to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#def9ee,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#def9ee,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#def9ee,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#def9ee,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #def9ee to white.</div>

Gradient from #def9ee to Black

This is a gradient from #def9ee to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#def9ee,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#def9ee,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#def9ee,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#def9ee,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #def9ee to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #def9ee

In addition to using #def9ee on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #def9ee in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #def9ee, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 222, Green = 249, Blue = 238). If you need details about the color coordinates of #def9ee in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #def9ee
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(222, 249, 238)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #def9ee; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #def9ee; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #def9ee; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(222, 249, 238);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#def9ee")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:222, green:249, blue:238, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:222 green:249 blue:238 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(222f, 249f, 238f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(222, 249, 238);
 

#def9ee Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #def9ee the same way. For those with color blindness, #def9ee might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #def9ee looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #def9ee is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #def9ee looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #def9ee will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Not Recommended

We analyzed whether #def9ee is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 1.1:1 against white. Under both the AA and AAA level standards, this is not a high enough ratio to be considered accessible for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
Large Size Text

WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
Large Size Text