#faefd9 Color Information

#faefd9 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 #faefd9. In RGB, it consists of 98.0% Red, 93.7% Green, and 85.1% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 4.4% Magenta, 13.2% Yellow, and 2% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 40.0°, with saturation of 76.7% and lightness of 91.6%. The decimal value for #faefd9 is 16445401, and its nearest "web safe" color is #ffffcc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #faefd9 is red. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is yellow. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is yellow.
  • HexHex code for this color#faefd9 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color250, 239, 217 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color98.0%, 93.7%, 85.1% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.020, 0.063, 0.149 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.044, 0.132, 0.02 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color40.0°, 76.7%, 91.6% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color40.0°, 13.2%, 98.0% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color82.815, 87.067, 78.086 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color234, 250, 217 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code16445401 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color94.767, 0.117, 11.957 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)94.767, 11.957, 89.440 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color94.767, 7.705, 17.804 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color93.310, -4.867, 15.700 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.334, 0.351, 87.067 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4294635481 / 0xfffaefd9 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#ffffcc Copy
Last Updated: July 18, 2024

Shades of #faefd9

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #faefd9, its pure hue is 40.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 76.7%, and its lightness is 91.6%. 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 #faefd9, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #1f1e1b to #dbd1be.

Tints of #faefd9

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #faefd9, its pure hue is 40.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 76.7%, and its lightness is 91.6%. 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 #faefd9, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #fbf1de to #fefdfa.

Tones of #faefd9

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #faefd9, its pure hue is 40.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 76.7%, 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 #faefd9, which range from #eaeaea (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #fff1d4 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #faefd9

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #faefd9! For #faefd9, 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, #faefd9. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #faefd9

This color, #faefd9, consists of 98.0% Red, 93.7% Green, and 85.1% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 250, Green = 239, Blue = 217. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #faefd9 is 0% Cyan, 4.4% Magenta, 13.2% Yellow, and 2% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R98.0%
C0.0%
G93.7%
M4.4%
B85.1%
Y13.2%
K2.0%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 250 239 217
Octal 372 357 331
Hexa #fa #ef #d9
Binary 11111010 11101111 11011001
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 4 13 1
Octal 0 4 15 1
Hexa #00 #04 #0d #01
Binary 00000000 00000100 00001101 00000001

Analogous Colors of #faefd9

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #faefd9 — which has hue 40.0° — its analogous colors are located at 10.0° and 70.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #faefd9.

Triadic Colors of #faefd9

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 #faefd9 — which has hue 40.0° — its triadic colors are located at 40.0° and 280.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #faefd9.

Complementary Color of #faefd9

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #faefd9 — which has hue 40.0° — its complementary color is located at 220.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #faefd9.

Split Complementary Colors of #faefd9

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 #faefd9 — which has hue 40.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 40.0° and 250.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #faefd9.

Tetradic Colors of #faefd9

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 #faefd9 — which has hue 40.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 310.0°, 40.0°, 130.0°, and 220.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #faefd9.

Monochromatic Colors of #faefd9

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #faefd9, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #f4e6ca — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #fef7eb (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #faefd9

We want to make getting started with #faefd9 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #faefd9 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #faefd9 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 #faefd9 with other HTML elements.

#faefd9 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #faefd9.
<span style="color: #faefd9;">The color of this text is #faefd9.</span>

#faefd9 Background Color

The background color for this text is #faefd9.
<div style="background-color: #faefd9; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #faefd9.</div>

#faefd9 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #faefd9.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #faefd9;">This color for the shadow of this text is #faefd9.</span>

#faefd9 Border Color

This is a div with border color #faefd9.
<div style="border: #faefd9 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #faefd9.</div>

#faefd9 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #faefd9 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #faefd9; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #faefd9 on a white background.</div></div>

#faefd9 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #faefd9 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #faefd9; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #faefd9 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #faefd9 to White

This is a gradient from #faefd9 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#faefd9,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#faefd9,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#faefd9,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#faefd9,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #faefd9 to white.</div>

Gradient from #faefd9 to Black

This is a gradient from #faefd9 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#faefd9,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#faefd9,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#faefd9,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#faefd9,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #faefd9 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #faefd9

In addition to using #faefd9 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 #faefd9 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #faefd9, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 250, Green = 239, Blue = 217). If you need details about the color coordinates of #faefd9 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 #faefd9
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(250, 239, 217)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #faefd9; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #faefd9; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #faefd9; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(250, 239, 217);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#faefd9")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:250, green:239, blue:217, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:250 green:239 blue:217 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(250f, 239f, 217f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(250, 239, 217);
 

#faefd9 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #faefd9 the same way. For those with color blindness, #faefd9 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #faefd9 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #faefd9 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 #faefd9 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 #faefd9 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 #faefd9 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