Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7067 Cityscape (#7a7a7d) color information

The hexidecimal color, #7a7a7d, should not to be confused with "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7067 Cityscape" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "generic gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7067 Cityscape (#7a7a7d), in media, the following may come to mind: being clean, modern or futuristic, graceful, the home, and middle-ground. This color isn't popular for agriculture. Oracle and Samsung are two brands that use this color.

Breakdown of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7067 Cityscape (#7a7a7d)

#7a7a7d is made up of (122, 122, 125) in RGB colorspace and (2.40, 2.40, 0.00, 50.98) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 8026749 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #666666. White should be used ontop of #7a7a7d to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #7a7a7d. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #7a7a7d luma #122.22
Websafe hex #666666 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(122, 122, 125) Adobe RGB (122.00, 123.00, 123.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(48%, 48%, 49%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7067 Cityscape
rgba rgba(122.0, 122.0, 125.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (44.72, -0.04, -0.31)
cmyk cmyk(2.40, 2.40, 0.00, 50.98) CIE-L*ab (51.84, -0.05, -0.40)
hsv hsv(240.00, 1.03, 48.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (51.84, 0.40, 262.87)
hsb hsb(240.00, 2.04, 49.00) CIE-L*uv (51.84, -0.29, -0.54)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7067 Cityscape (#7a7a7d)

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" #7a7a7d while the second is the "compliment" #7c7c7a.

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 (#7a7a7d)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #7a7a7d is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #7c7c7a.

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 (#7a7a7d)

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 (#7a7a7d)

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

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 (#7a7a7d)

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.

Lighter variations of #7a7a7d

When you combine pure white with this color, #7a7a7d, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #7a7a7d

Darker shades of #7a7a7d can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7067 Cityscape (#7a7a7d)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #7a7a7d with gray

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7067 Cityscape (#7a7a7d) 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 #7a7a7d as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#7a7a7d → #7c7c7a
#7a7a7d → #a1a1a4
#7a7a7d → #ffffff
#7a7a7d → #7b7a7c
#7a7a7d → #49494b
#7a7a7d → #7a7b7c

How #7a7a7d looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #7a7a7d 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 #7a7a7d could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7067 Cityscape (#7a7a7d)

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

#7a7a7dmight 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.

#7a7a7d popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#7a7a7d. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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#7a7a7d in coding

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 #7a7a7d
Java new Color(122, 122, 125);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 122, 122, 125);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:122 green:122 blue:125 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(122f, 122f, 125f);
Swift UIColor(red:122, green:122, blue:125, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $7d7a7a
Python Color('#7a7a7d')

Base Conversions of hex color #7a7a7d

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #7a7a7d. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 8026749 while the individual RGB conversions are: 122, 122, 125.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01111010 01111010 01111101
Hex 7a 7a 7d
Octal 172 172 175
Decimal 122 122 125

Icons incorporating the color #7a7a7d

If you're considering using #7a7a7d in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #7a7a7d on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #7a7a7d 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 #7a7a7d on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #7a7a7d on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #7a7a7d background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #7a7a7d background.
This text is hex color #7a7a7d on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #7a7a7d on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #7a7a7d and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #7a7a7d and white (#ffffff) background.