#faf5dc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #faf5dc is composed of 98% red, 96.1% green and 86.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 2% magenta, 12% yellow and 2% black. It has a hue angle of 50 degrees, a saturation of 75% and a lightness of 92.2%. #faf5dc color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #f5ebb9. Closest websafe color is: #ffffcc.

    • R 98
    • G 96
    • B 86
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 2
    • Y 12
    • K 2
    CMYK color chart

#faf5dc color description : Light grayish yellow.

#faf5dc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #faf5dc has RGB values of R:250, G:245, B:220 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.02, Y:0.12, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 16446940.

Hex triplet faf5dc #faf5dc
RGB Decimal 250, 245, 220 rgb(250,245,220)
RGB Percent 98, 96.1, 86.3 rgb(98%,96.1%,86.3%)
CMYK 0, 2, 12, 2
HSL 50°, 75, 92.2 hsl(50,75%,92.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 50°, 12, 98
Web Safe ffffcc #ffffcc
CIE-LAB 96.326, -2.456, 12.63
XYZ 84.993, 90.797, 80.754
xyY 0.331, 0.354, 90.797
CIE-LCH 96.326, 12.866, 101.004
CIE-LUV 96.326, 4.284, 19.314
Hunter-Lab 95.287, -7.537, 16.454
Binary 11111010, 11110101, 11011100

Color Schemes with #faf5dc

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Alternatives to #faf5dc

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#faf5dc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #faf5dc

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Shades and Tints of #faf5dc

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, #100e02 is the darkest color, while #fffffe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #faf5dc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #ececea is the less saturated color, while #fff8d7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #faf5dc 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.

  • #f4f4f4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #f5f4ef Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #fef4dd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #fff2ee Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #fdf1ff Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #fdf4dc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #fdf3e7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #fcf2f2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population