Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6466 Grandview (#698d79) color information

Hex color #698d79 is very close to "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6466 Grandview" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "generic gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6466 Grandview (#698d79), in advertisements, they might associate it with being clean, glamorous, elegant, the home, and accessibility. Shades of "generic gray". typically aren't associated with health care.

Breakdown of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6466 Grandview (#698d79)

#698d79 is made up of (105, 141, 121) in RGB colorspace and (25.53, 0.00, 14.18, 44.71) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 6917497 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #669966. White should be used ontop of #698d79 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #698d79. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #698d79 luma #127.84
Websafe hex #669966 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(105, 141, 121) Adobe RGB (119.00, 137.00, 119.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(41%, 55%, 47%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6466 Grandview
rgba rgba(105.0, 141.0, 121.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (47.96, -10.82, 5.19)
cmyk cmyk(25.53, 0.00, 14.18, 44.71) CIE-L*ab (55.07, -13.99, 6.99)
hsv hsv(145.74, 14.58, 48.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (55.07, 15.64, 153.45)
hsb hsb(145.74, 25.45, 55.00) CIE-L*uv (55.07, -14.21, 11.77)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6466 Grandview (#698d79)

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" #698d79 while the second is the "compliment" #8c687d.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6466 Grandview (#698d79)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #698d79 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #8c687d.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6466 Grandview (#698d79)

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 6466 Grandview (#698d79)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6466 Grandview (#698d79)

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.

Lighter shades of #698d79

When you combine pure white with this color, #698d79, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #698d79

Darker shades are produced by blending #698d79 with black

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6466 Grandview (#698d79)'s Tones

Tones of #698d79 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #698d79

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 #698d79 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#698d79 → #8c687d
#698d79 → #96afa1
#698d79 → #ffffff
#698d79 → #688c89
#698d79 → #3f5448
#698d79 → #6b8c68

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6466 Grandview (#698d79) in different environments

Seeing #698d79 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 #698d79 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6466 Grandview (#698d79)

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

#698d79might 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #698d79

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#698d79. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #698d79

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 #698d79
Java new Color(105, 141, 121);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 105, 141, 121);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:105 green:141 blue:121 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(105f, 141f, 121f);
Swift UIColor(red:105, green:141, blue:121, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $798d69
Python Color('#698d79')

Base Conversions of hex color #698d79

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #698d79. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 6917497 while the individual RGB conversions are: 105, 141, 121.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01101001 10001101 01111001
Hex 69 8d 79
Octal 151 215 171
Decimal 105 141 121

Icons incorporating the color #698d79

If you're considering using #698d79 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #698d79 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #698d79 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 #698d79 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #698d79 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #698d79 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #698d79 background.
This text is hex color #698d79 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #698d79 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #698d79 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #698d79 and white (#ffffff) background.