#F9F9F9 Hex Code

Color Name: Ghost White

What is hex #F9F9F9 Color?

Ghost White (Hex code: F9F9F9) Thumbnail

The color name of hex code #F9F9F9 is Ghost White. The RGB values are (249, 249, 249) which means it is composed of 33% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:0 Y:0 K:2. In the HSV/HSB scale, #F9F9F9 has a hue of 359°, 0% saturation and a brightness value of 98%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Hex #F9F9F9 Color Codes

Color NameGhost White
RGB Values(249, 249, 249)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 0%, 2%)
HSV/HSB Values(359°, 0%, 98%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFFFF
Inverse Color#060606 [Vampire Black]
Closest Pantone®7436 C
Closest RAL9016 [Traffic white]
Complementary Color#F9F9F9 [Ghost White]
#F9F9F9 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#F9F9F9
Desaturated#F9F9F9
Weighted Average (Most Common)#F9F9F9
Weighted Average (Luma)#F9F9F9
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#F4F4F4

Hex #F9F9F9 Color Palettes

F9F9F9 is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of F9F9F9. Complementary color is F9F9F9

Complementary Palette

The complement of #F9F9F9 is #F9F9F9 which is called Ghost White. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F9F9F9 color is offered by #F9F9F9. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (F9F9F9, F9F9F9 and F9F9F9)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #F9F9F9 are #F9F9F9 and #F9F9F9, called Ghost White and Ghost White, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #F9F9F9 with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

Split Complementary color palette with (F9F9F9, F9F9F9 and F9F9F9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #F9F9F9 are #F9F9F9 (Ghost White) and #F9F9F9 (Ghost White). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

Triadic color palette with (F9F9F9, F9F9F9 and F9F9F9)

Triadic Palette

#F9F9F9 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #F9F9F9 (Ghost White) and #F9F9F9 (Ghost White) along with #F9F9F9, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (F9F9F9, F9F9F9, F9F9F9 and F9F9F9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #F9F9F9 has #F9F9F9 (Ghost White), #F9F9F9 (Ghost White) and #F9F9F9 (Ghost White). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (F9F9F9, F9F9F9, F9F9F9 and F9F9F9)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #F9F9F9 contains #F9F9F9 (Ghost White), #F9F9F9 (Ghost White) and #F9F9F9 (Ghost White). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

Hex #F9F9F9 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #F9F9F9 rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

#F9F9F9 Color Patterns

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    Ghost White Gingham Checks

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    Ghost White Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Ghost White Polka Dots Pattern

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    Ghost White Honeycomb Pattern

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    Ghost White Leaves Pattern

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    Ghost White Houndstooth Pattern

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    Ghost White Trellis Pattern

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    Ghost White Plaid Pattern

Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.