#f9e6ff Color Information

#f9e6ff 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 #f9e6ff. In RGB, it consists of 97.6% Red, 90.2% Green, and 100.0% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 2.4% Cyan, 9.8% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 0% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 285.6°, with saturation of 100% and lightness of 95.1%. The decimal value for #f9e6ff is 16377599, and its nearest "web safe" color is #ffffff. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #f9e6ff is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is magenta. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#f9e6ff Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color249, 230, 255 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color97.6%, 90.2%, 100.0% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.024, 0.098, 0.000 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.024, 0.098, 0, 0 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color285.6°, 100.0%, 95.1% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color285.6°, 9.8%, 100.0% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color85.414, 83.953, 106.311 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color249, 230, 255 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code16377599 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color93.430, 10.821, -9.740 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)93.430, 14.558, 318.010 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color93.430, 9.140, -17.205 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color91.626, 6.052, -4.654 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.310, 0.305, 83.953 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4294567679 / 0xfff9e6ff Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#ffffff Copy
Last Updated: January 30, 2023

Shades of #f9e6ff

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #f9e6ff, its pure hue is 285.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, and its lightness is 95.1%. 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 #f9e6ff, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0f0e0f to #ead8f0.

Tints of #f9e6ff

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #f9e6ff, its pure hue is 285.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, and its lightness is 95.1%. 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 #f9e6ff, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #f9e7ff to #fffeff.

Tones of #f9e6ff

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #f9e6ff, its pure hue is 285.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, 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 #f9e6ff, which range from #f3f3f3 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #f9e6ff (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #f9e6ff

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #f9e6ff! For #f9e6ff, 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, #f9e6ff. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #f9e6ff

This color, #f9e6ff, consists of 97.6% Red, 90.2% Green, and 100.0% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 249, Green = 230, Blue = 255. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #f9e6ff is 2.4% Cyan, 9.8% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 0% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R97.6%
C2.4%
G90.2%
M9.8%
B100.0%
Y0.0%
K0.0%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 249 230 255
Octal 371 346 377
Hexa #f9 #e6 #ff
Binary 11111001 11100110 11111111
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 2 9 0 0
Octal 2 11 0 0
Hexa #02 #09 #00 #00
Binary 00000010 00001001 00000000 00000000

Analogous Colors of #f9e6ff

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #f9e6ff — which has hue 285.6° — its analogous colors are located at 255.6° and 315.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #f9e6ff.

Triadic Colors of #f9e6ff

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 #f9e6ff — which has hue 285.6° — its triadic colors are located at 45.6° and 285.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #f9e6ff.

Complementary Color of #f9e6ff

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #f9e6ff — which has hue 285.6° — its complementary color is located at 105.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #f9e6ff.

Split Complementary Colors of #f9e6ff

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 #f9e6ff — which has hue 285.6° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 75.6° and 285.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #f9e6ff.

Tetradic Colors of #f9e6ff

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 #f9e6ff — which has hue 285.6° — its tetradic colors are located at 195.6°, 285.6°, 15.6°, and 105.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #f9e6ff.

Monochromatic Colors of #f9e6ff

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #f9e6ff, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #f6daff — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #fcf3ff (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #f9e6ff

We want to make getting started with #f9e6ff on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #f9e6ff into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #f9e6ff 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 #f9e6ff with other HTML elements.

#f9e6ff Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #f9e6ff.
<span style="color: #f9e6ff;">The color of this text is #f9e6ff.</span>

#f9e6ff Background Color

The background color for this text is #f9e6ff.
<div style="background-color: #f9e6ff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #f9e6ff.</div>

#f9e6ff Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #f9e6ff.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #f9e6ff;">This color for the shadow of this text is #f9e6ff.</span>

#f9e6ff Border Color

This is a div with border color #f9e6ff.
<div style="border: #f9e6ff 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #f9e6ff.</div>

#f9e6ff Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #f9e6ff on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #f9e6ff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #f9e6ff on a white background.</div></div>

#f9e6ff Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #f9e6ff on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #f9e6ff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #f9e6ff on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #f9e6ff to White

This is a gradient from #f9e6ff to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#f9e6ff,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#f9e6ff,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#f9e6ff,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#f9e6ff,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #f9e6ff to white.</div>

Gradient from #f9e6ff to Black

This is a gradient from #f9e6ff to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#f9e6ff,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#f9e6ff,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#f9e6ff,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#f9e6ff,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #f9e6ff to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #f9e6ff

In addition to using #f9e6ff 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 #f9e6ff in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #f9e6ff, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 249, Green = 230, Blue = 255). If you need details about the color coordinates of #f9e6ff 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 #f9e6ff
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(249, 230, 255)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #f9e6ff; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #f9e6ff; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #f9e6ff; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(249, 230, 255);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#f9e6ff")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:249, green:230, blue:255, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:249 green:230 blue:255 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(249f, 230f, 255f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(249, 230, 255);
 

#f9e6ff Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #f9e6ff the same way. For those with color blindness, #f9e6ff might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #f9e6ff looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #f9e6ff 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 #f9e6ff 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 #f9e6ff 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 #f9e6ff 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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