Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6716 Dancing Green (#b5d789) color information

The hexidecimal color, #b5d789, is very close to "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6716 Dancing Green" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "light gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6716 Dancing Green (#b5d789), in marketing and promotions, the following may come to mind: being clean, modern or futuristic, graceful, the home, and middle-ground. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for agriculture.

Breakdown of #b5d789

#b5d789 is made up of (181, 215, 137) in RGB colorspace and (15.81, 0.00, 36.28, 15.69) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11917193 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cccc99. Black should be used ontop of #b5d789 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b5d789. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b5d789 luma #195.81
Websafe hex #cccc99 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(181, 215, 137) Adobe RGB (191.00, 213.00, 141.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(71%, 84%, 54%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6716 Dancing Green
rgba rgba(181.0, 215.0, 137.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (77.46, -21.14, 25.70)
cmyk cmyk(15.81, 0.00, 36.28, 15.69) CIE-L*ab (81.84, -23.54, 34.34)
hsv hsv(86.02, 48.39, 69.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (81.84, 41.63, 124.43)
hsb hsb(86.02, 35.71, 84.00) CIE-L*uv (81.84, -15.38, 50.45)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6716 Dancing Green (#b5d789)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #b5d789 while the second is the "compliment" #aa89d6.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Split Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6716 Dancing Green (#b5d789)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #b5d789 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #aa89d6.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6716 Dancing Green (#b5d789)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6716 Dancing Green (#b5d789)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6716 Dancing Green (#b5d789)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6716 Dancing Green (#b5d789)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #b5d789 with white

Darker variations of #b5d789

When you combine pure black with this color, #b5d789, darker shades are produced.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6716 Dancing Green (#b5d789)'s Tones

Tones of #b5d789 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#b5d789 in gradients

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #b5d789 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b5d789 → #aa89d6
#b5d789 → #cbe3ac
#b5d789 → #000000
#b5d789 → #8ed689
#b5d789 → #6c8152
#b5d789 → #d6d189

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6716 Dancing Green (#b5d789) in different environments

Seeing #b5d789 on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #b5d789 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #b5d789

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#b5d789might be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6716 Dancing Green (#b5d789)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#b5d789. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#b5d789 in programming

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #b5d789
Java new Color(181, 215, 137);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 181, 215, 137);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:181 green:215 blue:137 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(181f, 215f, 137f);
Swift UIColor(red:181, green:215, blue:137, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $89d7b5
Python Color('#b5d789')

Base Conversions of hex color #b5d789

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b5d789. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11917193 while the individual RGB conversions are: 181, 215, 137.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110101 11010111 10001001
Hex b5 d7 89
Octal 265 327 211
Decimal 181 215 137

#b5d789 Icons

If you're considering using #b5d789 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6716 Dancing Green (#b5d789) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #b5d789 colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #b5d789 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b5d789 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
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This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b5d789 background.
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This text is hex color #b5d789 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b5d789 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b5d789 and white (#ffffff) background.