#ede9dd Color Information

#ede9dd 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 #ede9dd, and its official name is Abstract White. In RGB, it consists of 92.9% Red, 91.4% Green, and 86.7% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 1.7% Magenta, 6.8% Yellow, and 7.1% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 45.0°, with saturation of 30.8% and lightness of 89.8%. The decimal value for #ede9dd is 15591901, and its nearest "web safe" color is #ffffcc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #ede9dd is red. 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#ede9dd Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorAbstract White Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color237, 233, 221 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color92.9%, 91.4%, 86.7% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.071, 0.086, 0.133 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.017, 0.068, 0.071 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color45.0°, 30.8%, 89.8% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color45.0°, 6.8%, 92.9% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color77.115, 81.503, 80.074 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color226, 237, 221 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code15591901 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color92.355, -0.706, 6.293 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)92.355, 6.332, 96.403 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color92.355, 2.971, 9.625 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color90.279, -5.516, 10.607 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.323, 0.341, 81.503 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4293781981 / 0xffede9dd Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#ffffcc Copy
Last Updated: September 20, 2023

Shades of #ede9dd

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #ede9dd, its pure hue is 45.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 30.8%, and its lightness is 89.8%. 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 9 different shades of #ede9dd, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #1e1d1c to #cfccc1.

Tints of #ede9dd

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #ede9dd, its pure hue is 45.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 30.8%, and its lightness is 89.8%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #ede9dd, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #efece1 to #fdfcfb.

Tones of #ede9dd

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #ede9dd, its pure hue is 45.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 30.8%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #ede9dd, which range from #e5e5e5 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #fff2cb (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #ede9dd

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #ede9dd! For #ede9dd, 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, #ede9dd. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #ede9dd

This color, #ede9dd, consists of 92.9% Red, 91.4% Green, and 86.7% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 237, Green = 233, Blue = 221. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #ede9dd is 0% Cyan, 1.7% Magenta, 6.8% Yellow, and 7.1% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R92.9%
C0.0%
G91.4%
M1.7%
B86.7%
Y6.8%
K7.1%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 237 233 221
Octal 355 351 335
Hexa #ed #e9 #dd
Binary 11101101 11101001 11011101
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 1 6 7
Octal 0 1 6 7
Hexa #00 #01 #06 #07
Binary 00000000 00000001 00000110 00000111

Analogous Colors of #ede9dd

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #ede9dd — which has hue 45.0° — its analogous colors are located at 15.0° and 75.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ede9dd.

Triadic Colors of #ede9dd

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 #ede9dd — which has hue 45.0° — its triadic colors are located at 45.0° and 285.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ede9dd.

Complementary Color of #ede9dd

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #ede9dd — which has hue 45.0° — its complementary color is located at 225.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ede9dd.

Split Complementary Colors of #ede9dd

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 #ede9dd — which has hue 45.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 45.0° and 255.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ede9dd.

Tetradic Colors of #ede9dd

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 #ede9dd — which has hue 45.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 315.0°, 45.0°, 135.0°, and 225.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ede9dd.

Monochromatic Colors of #ede9dd

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #ede9dd, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #dedbd2 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #f8f5ec (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #ede9dd

We want to make getting started with #ede9dd on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #ede9dd into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #ede9dd 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 #ede9dd with other HTML elements.

#ede9dd Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #ede9dd.
<span style="color: #ede9dd;">The color of this text is #ede9dd.</span>

#ede9dd Background Color

The background color for this text is #ede9dd.
<div style="background-color: #ede9dd; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #ede9dd.</div>

#ede9dd Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #ede9dd.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #ede9dd;">This color for the shadow of this text is #ede9dd.</span>

#ede9dd Border Color

This is a div with border color #ede9dd.
<div style="border: #ede9dd 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #ede9dd.</div>

#ede9dd Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #ede9dd on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #ede9dd; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #ede9dd on a white background.</div></div>

#ede9dd Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #ede9dd on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #ede9dd; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #ede9dd on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #ede9dd to White

This is a gradient from #ede9dd to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#ede9dd,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#ede9dd,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#ede9dd,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#ede9dd,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #ede9dd to white.</div>

Gradient from #ede9dd to Black

This is a gradient from #ede9dd to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#ede9dd,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#ede9dd,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#ede9dd,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#ede9dd,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #ede9dd to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #ede9dd

In addition to using #ede9dd 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 #ede9dd in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #ede9dd, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 237, Green = 233, Blue = 221). If you need details about the color coordinates of #ede9dd 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 #ede9dd
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(237, 233, 221)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #ede9dd; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #ede9dd; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #ede9dd; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(237, 233, 221);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#ede9dd")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:237, green:233, blue:221, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:237 green:233 blue:221 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(237f, 233f, 221f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(237, 233, 221);
 

#ede9dd Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #ede9dd the same way. For those with color blindness, #ede9dd might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #ede9dd looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #ede9dd 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 #ede9dd 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 #ede9dd 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 Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #ede9dd 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 1.2:1 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
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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