Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9035 Frosted Emerald (#7aab8e) color information

#7aab8e is the hex color code that should not to be confused with "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9035 Frosted Emerald" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "generic gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9035 Frosted Emerald (#7aab8e), in advertisements, they may think of some of these attributes: being clean, sleek, sincere, the home, and something classic. Colors labeled as "generic gray" are rarely tied to food and restaurants.

#7aab8e Breakdown

#7aab8e is made up of (122, 171, 142) in RGB colorspace and (28.65, 0.00, 16.96, 32.94) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 8039310 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #669999. White should be used ontop of #7aab8e to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #7aab8e. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #7aab8e luma #152.90
Websafe hex #669999 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(122, 171, 142) Adobe RGB (140.00, 168.00, 142.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(48%, 67%, 56%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9035 Frosted Emerald
rgba rgba(122.0, 171.0, 142.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (59.16, -16.14, 7.40)
cmyk cmyk(28.65, 0.00, 16.96, 32.94) CIE-L*ab (65.75, -19.67, 9.37)
hsv hsv(145.29, 22.35, 57.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (65.75, 21.79, 154.53)
hsb hsb(145.29, 28.36, 67.00) CIE-L*uv (65.75, -20.91, 16.48)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9035 Frosted Emerald (#7aab8e)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #7aab8e and the second color is called the "compliment" #aa7a96.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9035 Frosted Emerald (#7aab8e)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #7aab8e is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #aa7a96.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9035 Frosted Emerald (#7aab8e)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are 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 9035 Frosted Emerald (#7aab8e)

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 9035 Frosted Emerald (#7aab8e)

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 variations of #7aab8e

Lighter shades of #7aab8e can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #7aab8e

Darker shades of #7aab8e can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #7aab8e

Tones of #7aab8e can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9035 Frosted Emerald (#7aab8e) 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 #7aab8e as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#7aab8e → #aa7a96
#7aab8e → #a1c4af
#7aab8e → #ffffff
#7aab8e → #7aaaa6
#7aab8e → #496655
#7aab8e → #7eaa7a

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9035 Frosted Emerald (#7aab8e) in different environments

Seeing #7aab8e 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 #7aab8e could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#7aab8e 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.

#7aab8emight 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.

#7aab8e 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#7aab8e. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#7aab8e 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 #7aab8e
Java new Color(122, 171, 142);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 122, 171, 142);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:122 green:171 blue:142 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(122f, 171f, 142f);
Swift UIColor(red:122, green:171, blue:142, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $8eab7a
Python Color('#7aab8e')

Base Conversions of hex color #7aab8e

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #7aab8e. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 8039310 while the individual RGB conversions are: 122, 171, 142.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01111010 10101011 10001110
Hex 7a ab 8e
Octal 172 253 216
Decimal 122 171 142

#7aab8e Icons

If you're considering using #7aab8e 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 9035 Frosted Emerald (#7aab8e) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #7aab8e 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 #7aab8e on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #7aab8e on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #7aab8e background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #7aab8e background.
This text is hex color #7aab8e on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #7aab8e on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #7aab8e and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #7aab8e and white (#ffffff) background.