#ececed Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ececed is composed of 92.5% red, 92.5% green and 92.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0.4% cyan, 0.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.1% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 2.7% and a lightness of 92.7%. #ececed color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #d9d9db. Closest websafe color is: #ffffff.

    • R 93
    • G 93
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#ececed color description : Light grayish blue.

#ececed Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ececed has RGB values of R:236, G:236, B:237 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 15527149.

Hex triplet ececed #ececed
RGB Decimal 236, 236, 237 rgb(236,236,237)
RGB Percent 92.5, 92.5, 92.9 rgb(92.5%,92.5%,92.9%)
CMYK 0, 0, 0, 7
HSL 240°, 2.7, 92.7 hsl(240,2.7%,92.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 0.4, 92.9
Web Safe ffffff #ffffff
CIE-LAB 93.424, 0.177, -0.491
XYZ 79.871, 83.938, 92.11
xyY 0.312, 0.328, 83.938
CIE-LCH 93.424, 0.522, 289.866
CIE-LUV 93.424, -0.062, -0.788
Hunter-Lab 91.618, -4.718, 4.524
Binary 11101100, 11101100, 11101101

Color Schemes with #ececed

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Alternatives to #ececed

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#ececed Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ececed

This text has a font color of #ececed.

<span style="color:#ececed;">Text here</span>
#ececed background color

This paragraph has a background color of #ececed.

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#ececed border color

This element has a border color of #ececed.

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ececed;}
.background {background-color:#ececed;}
.border {border:1px solid #ececed;}

Shades and Tints of #ececed

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f6f6f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ececed

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #ececed is the less saturated color, while #dbdbfe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ececed is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #ececec Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #ececec Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #f0ebed Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffe7ef Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #efeafb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #efebed Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #f8e8ee Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #eeebf6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population