Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7067 Cityscape (#79807c) color information

#79807c is the hex color code that may be mistaken for "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7067 Cityscape" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "generic gray". When people spot this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7067 Cityscape (#79807c), in brand logos, they may think of some of these attributes: being transparent, modern or futuristic, sincere, technology, and middle-ground. Colors labeled as "generic gray" are rarely tied to food and restaurants.

#79807c Breakdown

#79807c is made up of (121, 128, 124) in RGB colorspace and (5.47, 0.00, 3.13, 49.80) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 7962748 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #669966. White should be used ontop of #79807c to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #79807c. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #79807c luma #125.33
Websafe hex #669966 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(121, 128, 124) Adobe RGB (121.00, 128.00, 123.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(47%, 50%, 49%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7067 Cityscape
rgba rgba(121.0, 128.0, 124.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (45.83, -3.80, 1.16)
cmyk cmyk(5.47, 0.00, 3.13, 49.80) CIE-L*ab (52.95, -4.84, 1.52)
hsv hsv(160.02, 3.09, 48.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (52.95, 5.07, 162.57)
hsb hsb(160.02, 6.00, 50.00) CIE-L*uv (52.95, -5.40, 2.87)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7067 Cityscape (#79807c)

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" #79807c while the second is the "compliment" #7f777a.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7067 Cityscape (#79807c)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #79807c is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #7f777a.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7067 Cityscape (#79807c)

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

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7067 Cityscape (#79807c)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7067 Cityscape (#79807c)

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.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7067 Cityscape (#79807c)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #79807c can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #79807c

When you combine pure black with this color, #79807c, darker shades are produced.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7067 Cityscape (#79807c)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #79807c with gray

#79807c 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 #79807c as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#79807c → #7f777a
#79807c → #a1a6a3
#79807c → #ffffff
#79807c → #777e7f
#79807c → #484c4a
#79807c → #777f79

How #79807c looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #79807c 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 #79807c could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#79807c popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

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

#79807cmight 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 7067 Cityscape (#79807c)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#79807c. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#79807c 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 #79807c
Java new Color(121, 128, 124);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 121, 128, 124);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:121 green:128 blue:124 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(121f, 128f, 124f);
Swift UIColor(red:121, green:128, blue:124, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $7c8079
Python Color('#79807c')

Base Conversions of hex color #79807c

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #79807c. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 7962748 while the individual RGB conversions are: 121, 128, 124.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01111001 10000000 01111100
Hex 79 80 7c
Octal 171 200 174
Decimal 121 128 124

#79807c Icons

If you're considering using #79807c 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 7067 Cityscape (#79807c) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #79807c 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 #79807c on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #79807c on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #79807c background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #79807c background.
This text is hex color #79807c on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #79807c on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #79807c and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #79807c and white (#ffffff) background.