#e2e6dc Color Information

#e2e6dc 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 #e2e6dc. In RGB, it consists of 88.6% Red, 90.2% Green, and 86.3% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 1.7% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 4.3% Yellow, and 9.8% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 84.0°, with saturation of 16.7% and lightness of 88.2%. The decimal value for #e2e6dc is 14870236, and its nearest "web safe" color is #ccffcc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #e2e6dc is green. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is yellow.
  • HexHex code for this color#e2e6dc Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color226, 230, 220 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color88.6%, 90.2%, 86.3% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.114, 0.098, 0.137 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.017, 0, 0.043, 0.098 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color84.0°, 16.7%, 88.2% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color84.0°, 4.3%, 90.2% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color72.579, 77.930, 78.927 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color220, 230, 224 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code14870236 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color90.748, -3.108, 4.388 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)90.748, 5.377, 125.308 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color90.748, -1.717, 7.201 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color88.278, -7.729, 8.785 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.316, 0.340, 77.930 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4293060316 / 0xffe2e6dc Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#ccffcc Copy

Shades of #e2e6dc

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #e2e6dc, its pure hue is 84.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 16.7%, and its lightness is 88.2%. 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 #e2e6dc, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0d0e0d to #d5d8cf.

Tints of #e2e6dc

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #e2e6dc, its pure hue is 84.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 16.7%, and its lightness is 88.2%. 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 #e2e6dc, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #e4e7de to #fdfefd.

Tones of #e2e6dc

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #e2e6dc, its pure hue is 84.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 16.7%, 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 #e2e6dc, which range from #e1e1e1 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #e7ffc3 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #e2e6dc

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #e2e6dc! For #e2e6dc, 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, #e2e6dc. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #e2e6dc

This color, #e2e6dc, consists of 88.6% Red, 90.2% Green, and 86.3% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 226, Green = 230, Blue = 220. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #e2e6dc is 1.7% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 4.3% Yellow, and 9.8% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R88.6%
C1.7%
G90.2%
M0.0%
B86.3%
Y4.3%
K9.8%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 226 230 220
Octal 342 346 334
Hexa #e2 #e6 #dc
Binary 11100010 11100110 11011100
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 1 0 4 9
Octal 1 0 4 11
Hexa #01 #00 #04 #09
Binary 00000001 00000000 00000100 00001001

Analogous Colors of #e2e6dc

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #e2e6dc — which has hue 84.0° — its analogous colors are located at 54.0° and 114.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #e2e6dc.

Triadic Colors of #e2e6dc

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 #e2e6dc — which has hue 84.0° — its triadic colors are located at 84.0° and 324.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #e2e6dc.

Complementary Color of #e2e6dc

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #e2e6dc — which has hue 84.0° — its complementary color is located at 264.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #e2e6dc.

Split Complementary Colors of #e2e6dc

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 #e2e6dc — which has hue 84.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 84.0° and 294.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #e2e6dc.

Tetradic Colors of #e2e6dc

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 #e2e6dc — which has hue 84.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 354.0°, 84.0°, 174.0°, and 264.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #e2e6dc.

Monochromatic Colors of #e2e6dc

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #e2e6dc, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #d3d6ce — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #f1f4ec (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #e2e6dc

We want to make getting started with #e2e6dc on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #e2e6dc into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #e2e6dc 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 #e2e6dc with other HTML elements.

#e2e6dc Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #e2e6dc.
<span style="color: #e2e6dc;">The color of this text is #e2e6dc.</span>

#e2e6dc Background Color

The background color for this text is #e2e6dc.
<div style="background-color: #e2e6dc; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #e2e6dc.</div>

#e2e6dc Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #e2e6dc.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #e2e6dc;">This color for the shadow of this text is #e2e6dc.</span>

#e2e6dc Border Color

This is a div with border color #e2e6dc.
<div style="border: #e2e6dc 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #e2e6dc.</div>

#e2e6dc Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #e2e6dc on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #e2e6dc; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #e2e6dc on a white background.</div></div>

#e2e6dc Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #e2e6dc on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #e2e6dc; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #e2e6dc on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #e2e6dc to White

This is a gradient from #e2e6dc to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#e2e6dc,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#e2e6dc,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#e2e6dc,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#e2e6dc,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #e2e6dc to white.</div>

Gradient from #e2e6dc to Black

This is a gradient from #e2e6dc to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#e2e6dc,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#e2e6dc,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#e2e6dc,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#e2e6dc,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #e2e6dc to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #e2e6dc

In addition to using #e2e6dc 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 #e2e6dc in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #e2e6dc, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 226, Green = 230, Blue = 220). If you need details about the color coordinates of #e2e6dc 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 #e2e6dc
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(226, 230, 220)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #e2e6dc; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #e2e6dc; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #e2e6dc; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(226, 230, 220);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#e2e6dc")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:226, green:230, blue:220, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:226 green:230 blue:220 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(226f, 230f, 220f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(226, 230, 220);
 

#e2e6dc Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #e2e6dc the same way. For those with color blindness, #e2e6dc might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #e2e6dc looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #e2e6dc 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 #e2e6dc 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 #e2e6dc 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 #e2e6dc 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 1.3:1 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