#f9f8dc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #f9f8dc is composed of 97.6% red, 97.3% green and 86.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0.4% magenta, 11.6% yellow and 2.4% black. It has a hue angle of 57.9 degrees, a saturation of 70.7% and a lightness of 92%. #f9f8dc color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #f3f1b9. Closest websafe color is: #ffffcc.

    • R 98
    • G 97
    • B 86
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 12
    • K 2
    CMYK color chart

#f9f8dc color description : Light grayish yellow.

#f9f8dc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #f9f8dc has RGB values of R:249, G:248, B:220 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.12, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 16382172.

Hex triplet f9f8dc #f9f8dc
RGB Decimal 249, 248, 220 rgb(249,248,220)
RGB Percent 97.6, 97.3, 86.3 rgb(97.6%,97.3%,86.3%)
CMYK 0, 0, 12, 2
HSL 57.9°, 70.7, 92 hsl(57.9,70.7%,92%)
HSV (or HSB) 57.9°, 11.6, 97.6
Web Safe ffffcc #ffffcc
CIE-LAB 97.001, -4.312, 13.578
XYZ 85.55, 92.442, 81.043
xyY 0.33, 0.357, 92.442
CIE-LCH 97.001, 14.246, 107.621
CIE-LUV 97.001, 2.091, 21.053
Hunter-Lab 96.147, -9.43, 17.327
Binary 11111001, 11111000, 11011100

Color Schemes with #f9f8dc

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Alternatives to #f9f8dc

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#f9f8dc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #f9f8dc

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CSS codes
.text {color:#f9f8dc;}
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.border {border:1px solid #f9f8dc;}

Shades and Tints of #f9f8dc

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, #0f0f03 is the darkest color, while #fffffd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #f9f8dc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #ebebea is the less saturated color, while #fefcd7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #f9f8dc 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.

  • #f5f5f5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #f6f6f0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #fff6e2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #fff4f1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #fcf4ff Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #fcf6e0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #fcf5e9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #fbf5f2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population