#ed8be2 Color Information

#ed8be2 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 #ed8be2. In RGB, it consists of 92.9% Red, 54.5% Green, and 88.6% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 41.4% Magenta, 4.6% Yellow, and 7.1% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 306.7°, with saturation of 73.1% and lightness of 73.7%. The decimal value for #ed8be2 is 15567842, and its nearest "web safe" color is #ff99cc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #ed8be2 is red. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is magenta. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is red.
  • HexHex code for this color#ed8be2 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color237, 139, 226 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color92.9%, 54.5%, 88.6% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.071, 0.455, 0.114 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.414, 0.046, 0.071 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color306.7°, 73.1%, 73.7% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color306.7°, 41.4%, 92.9% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color57.885, 41.961, 77.000 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color237, 139, 226 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code15567842 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color70.844, 49.491, -28.455 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)70.844, 57.088, 330.103 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color70.844, 50.010, -52.577 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color64.777, 46.149, -25.134 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.327, 0.237, 41.961 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4293757922 / 0xffed8be2 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#ff99cc Copy

Shades of #ed8be2

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #ed8be2, its pure hue is 306.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 73.1%, and its lightness is 73.7%. 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 #ed8be2, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0e080d to #df83d5.

Tints of #ed8be2

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #ed8be2, its pure hue is 306.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 73.1%, and its lightness is 73.7%. 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 #ed8be2, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #ee92e4 to #fef8fd.

Tones of #ed8be2

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #ed8be2, its pure hue is 306.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 73.1%, 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 #ed8be2, which range from #bcbcbc (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #ff79f0 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #ed8be2

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #ed8be2! For #ed8be2, 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, #ed8be2. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #ed8be2

This color, #ed8be2, consists of 92.9% Red, 54.5% Green, and 88.6% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 237, Green = 139, Blue = 226. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #ed8be2 is 0% Cyan, 41.4% Magenta, 4.6% Yellow, and 7.1% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R92.9%
C0.0%
G54.5%
M41.4%
B88.6%
Y4.6%
K7.1%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 237 139 226
Octal 355 213 342
Hexa #ed #8b #e2
Binary 11101101 10001011 11100010
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 41 4 7
Octal 0 51 4 7
Hexa #00 #29 #04 #07
Binary 00000000 00101001 00000100 00000111

Analogous Colors of #ed8be2

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #ed8be2 — which has hue 306.7° — its analogous colors are located at 276.7° and 336.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ed8be2.

Triadic Colors of #ed8be2

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 #ed8be2 — which has hue 306.7° — its triadic colors are located at 66.7° and 306.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ed8be2.

Complementary Color of #ed8be2

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #ed8be2 — which has hue 306.7° — its complementary color is located at 126.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ed8be2.

Split Complementary Colors of #ed8be2

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 #ed8be2 — which has hue 306.7° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 96.7° and 306.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ed8be2.

Tetradic Colors of #ed8be2

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 #ed8be2 — which has hue 306.7° — its tetradic colors are located at 216.7°, 306.7°, 36.7°, and 126.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ed8be2.

Monochromatic Colors of #ed8be2

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #ed8be2, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #d75fc9 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #fbc1f4 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #ed8be2

We want to make getting started with #ed8be2 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #ed8be2 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #ed8be2 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 #ed8be2 with other HTML elements.

#ed8be2 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #ed8be2.
<span style="color: #ed8be2;">The color of this text is #ed8be2.</span>

#ed8be2 Background Color

The background color for this text is #ed8be2.
<div style="background-color: #ed8be2; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #ed8be2.</div>

#ed8be2 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #ed8be2.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #ed8be2;">This color for the shadow of this text is #ed8be2.</span>

#ed8be2 Border Color

This is a div with border color #ed8be2.
<div style="border: #ed8be2 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #ed8be2.</div>

#ed8be2 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #ed8be2 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #ed8be2; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #ed8be2 on a white background.</div></div>

#ed8be2 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #ed8be2 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #ed8be2; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #ed8be2 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #ed8be2 to White

This is a gradient from #ed8be2 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#ed8be2,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#ed8be2,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#ed8be2,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#ed8be2,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #ed8be2 to white.</div>

Gradient from #ed8be2 to Black

This is a gradient from #ed8be2 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#ed8be2,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#ed8be2,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#ed8be2,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#ed8be2,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #ed8be2 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #ed8be2

In addition to using #ed8be2 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 #ed8be2 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #ed8be2, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 237, Green = 139, Blue = 226). If you need details about the color coordinates of #ed8be2 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 #ed8be2
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(237, 139, 226)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #ed8be2; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #ed8be2; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #ed8be2; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(237, 139, 226);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#ed8be2")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:237, green:139, blue:226, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:237 green:139 blue:226 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(237f, 139f, 226f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(237, 139, 226);
 

#ed8be2 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #ed8be2 the same way. For those with color blindness, #ed8be2 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #ed8be2 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #ed8be2 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 #ed8be2 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 #ed8be2 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 #ed8be2 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 2.2:1 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
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WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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