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White Wash Color

HEX #FAF9FE / RGB (250, 249, 254)

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What is White Wash Color?

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White Wash has the hex code #FAF9FE. The equivalent RGB values are (250, 249, 254), which means it is composed of 33% red, 33% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:2 M:2 Y:0 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, White Wash has a hue of 252°, 2% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
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.

White Wash is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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White Wash Color Codes

Hex Code#FAF9FE
RGB Values(250, 249, 254)
CMYK Values(2%, 2%, 0%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(252°, 2%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFFFF
Inverse Color#050601 [Rich Black (FOGRA39)]
Closest Pantone®7436 C
Closest RAL9016 [Traffic white]
Complementary Color#FDFEF9 [Baby Powder]
White Wash Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#FBFBFB
Weighted Average (Most Common)#FAFAFA
Weighted Average (Luma)#FAFAFA
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#F4F4F4

White Wash Color Palettes

White Wash is too light to display its color palettes.
Complementary color palette of FAF9FE. Complementary color is FDFEF9

Complementary Palette

The complement of White Wash is Baby Powder with the hex code #FDFEF9. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FAF9FE color is offered by #FDFEF9. 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 (FAF9FE, FDF9FE and F9FBFE)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of White Wash (#FAF9FE) are Snow (#FDF9FE) and Ghost White (#F9FBFE). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of White Wash with a 30° separation on either side. 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 (FAF9FE, FEFDF9 and FBFEF9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of White Wash (#FAF9FE) are #FEFDF9 (Lotion) and #FBFEF9 (Baby Powder). 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 (FAF9FE, FEFAF9 and F9FEFA)

Triadic Palette

White Wash triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #FEFAF9 (Snow) and #F9FEFA (Mint Cream) along with #FAF9FE 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 (FAF9FE, FEFAF9, FDFEF9 and F9FDFE)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of White Wash has four colors - #FEFAF9 (Snow), #FDFEF9 (Baby Powder) and #F9FDFE (Ghost White) in addition to the base color (#FAF9FE). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (FAF9FE, FEF9FB, FDFEF9 and F9FEFD)

Square Palette

White Wash square color palette has #FEF9FB (Snow), #FDFEF9 (Baby Powder) and #F9FEFD (Mint Cream). 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

White Wash Color Rainbow Palette

Our White Wash rainbow color palette is based on the RGB 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.


Tints, Tones & Shades of White Wash Color


  • Transparent FBFAFEFBFAFE
  • Transparent FCFBFEFCFBFE
  • Transparent FCFBFEFCFBFE
  • Transparent FDFCFFFDFCFF
  • Transparent FDFDFFFDFDFF
  • Transparent FEFDFFFEFDFF
  • Transparent FEFEFFFEFEFF
  • Transparent FFFEFFFFFEFF


  • Transparent E2E1E5E2E1E5
  • Transparent D5D5D8D5D5D8
  • Transparent C9C9CCC9C9CC
  • Transparent BDBDBFBDBDBF
  • Transparent B1B0B2B1B0B2
  • Transparent A5A4A6A5A4A6
  • Transparent 989899989899
  • Transparent 8C8C8D8C8C8D


  • Transparent C8C7CBC8C7CB
  • Transparent AFAEB2AFAEB2
  • Transparent 969598969598
  • Transparent 7D7D7F7D7D7F
  • Transparent 646466646466
  • Transparent 4B4B4C4B4B4C
  • Transparent 323233323233
  • Transparent 191919191919

White Wash Color Patterns

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    White Wash Gingham Checks

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    White Wash Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    White Wash Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    White Wash Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    White Wash Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    White Wash Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    White Wash Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    White Wash Plaid Pattern

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