#fafafe Color Information

#fafafe 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 #fafafe. In RGB, it consists of 98.0% Red, 98.0% Green, and 99.6% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 1.6% Cyan, 1.6% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 0.4% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 240.0°, with saturation of 66.7% and lightness of 98.8%. The decimal value for #fafafe is 16448254, and its nearest "web safe" color is #ffffff. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #fafafe is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is cyan. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#fafafe Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color250, 250, 254 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color98.0%, 98.0%, 99.6% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.020, 0.020, 0.004 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.016, 0.016, 0, 0.004 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color240.0°, 66.7%, 98.8% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color240.0°, 1.6%, 99.6% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color91.499, 95.851, 107.445 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color250, 250, 254 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code16448254 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color98.373, 0.713, -1.920 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)98.373, 2.049, 290.365 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color98.373, -0.223, -3.116 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color97.904, -4.507, 3.464 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.310, 0.325, 95.851 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4294638334 / 0xfffafafe Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#ffffff Copy
Last Updated: January 28, 2023

Shades of #fafafe

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #fafafe, its pure hue is 240.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 66.7%, and its lightness is 98.8%. 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 18 different shades of #fafafe, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0f0f0f to #ebebef.

Tints of #fafafe

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #fafafe, its pure hue is 240.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 66.7%, and its lightness is 98.8%. 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 #fafafe, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #fafafe to #ffffff.

Tones of #fafafe

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #fafafe, its pure hue is 240.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 66.7%, 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 #fafafe, which range from #fcfcfc (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #f9f9ff (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #fafafe

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #fafafe! For #fafafe, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 4 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 3 unique colors including our original color, #fafafe. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #fafafe

This color, #fafafe, consists of 98.0% Red, 98.0% Green, and 99.6% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 250, Green = 250, Blue = 254. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #fafafe is 1.6% Cyan, 1.6% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 0.4% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R98.0%
C1.6%
G98.0%
M1.6%
B99.6%
Y0.0%
K0.4%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 250 250 254
Octal 372 372 376
Hexa #fa #fa #fe
Binary 11111010 11111010 11111110
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 1 1 0 0
Octal 1 1 0 0
Hexa #01 #01 #00 #00
Binary 00000001 00000001 00000000 00000000

Analogous Colors of #fafafe

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #fafafe — which has hue 240.0° — its analogous colors are located at 210.0° and 270.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #fafafe.

Triadic Colors of #fafafe

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 #fafafe — which has hue 240.0° — its triadic colors are located at 120.0° and 360.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #fafafe.

Complementary Color of #fafafe

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #fafafe — which has hue 240.0° — its complementary color is located at 60.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #fafafe.

Split Complementary Colors of #fafafe

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 #fafafe — which has hue 240.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 30.0° and 240.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #fafafe.

Tetradic Colors of #fafafe

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 #fafafe — which has hue 240.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 150.0°, 240.0°, 330.0°, and 60.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #fafafe.

Monochromatic Colors of #fafafe

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #fafafe, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #f8f8fd — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #fcfcff (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #fafafe

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

#fafafe Foreground / Text Color

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

#fafafe Background Color

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

#fafafe Text Shadow Color

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

#fafafe Border Color

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

#fafafe Color Rectangle on a White Background

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

#fafafe Color Rectangle on a Black Background

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

Gradient from #fafafe to White

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

Gradient from #fafafe to Black

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

Coding & Programming with #fafafe

In addition to using #fafafe 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 #fafafe in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #fafafe, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 250, Green = 250, Blue = 254). If you need details about the color coordinates of #fafafe 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 #fafafe
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(250, 250, 254)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #fafafe; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #fafafe; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #fafafe; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(250, 250, 254);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#fafafe")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:250, green:250, blue:254, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:250 green:250 blue:254 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(250f, 250f, 254f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(250, 250, 254);
 

#fafafe Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #fafafe the same way. For those with color blindness, #fafafe might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #fafafe looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #fafafe 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 #fafafe 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 #fafafe 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 #fafafe 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 1.0:1 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