Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6018 Enigma (#917986) color information

The hexidecimal color, #917986, is close to the color named "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6018 Enigma" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "generic gray". When people spot this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6018 Enigma (#917986), in marketing and promotions, the following may come to mind: being transparent, glamorous, graceful, technology, and accessibility. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for agriculture.

Breakdown of #917986

#917986 is made up of (145, 121, 134) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 16.55, 7.59, 43.14) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 9533830 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #996699. White should be used ontop of #917986 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #917986. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #917986 luma #129.52
Websafe hex #996699 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(145, 121, 134) Adobe RGB (139.00, 117.00, 134.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(57%, 47%, 53%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6018 Enigma
rgba rgba(145.0, 121.0, 134.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (45.83, 12.03, -4.21)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 16.55, 7.59, 43.14) CIE-L*ab (52.95, 14.38, -5.20)
hsv hsv(324.00, 10.42, 52.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (52.95, 15.29, 340.12)
hsb hsb(324.00, 17.54, 57.00) CIE-L*uv (52.95, 16.05, -9.64)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6018 Enigma (#917986)

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" #917986 and the second color is called the "compliment" #779182.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6018 Enigma (#917986)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #917986 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #779182.

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 6018 Enigma (#917986)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are 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 6018 Enigma (#917986)

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 6018 Enigma (#917986)

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 shades of #917986

Lighter shades are produced by blending #917986 with white

Darker shades of #917986

Darker shades are produced by blending #917986 with black

Tones of #917986

Tones are produced by blending #917986 with gray

Gradients including #917986

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 #917986 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#917986 → #779182
#917986 → #b2a1aa
#917986 → #ffffff
#917986 → #91777a
#917986 → #574850
#917986 → #8e7791

How #917986 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #917986 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 #917986 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #917986

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

#917986might 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 #917986

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#917986. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #917986

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 #917986
Java new Color(145, 121, 134);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 145, 121, 134);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:145 green:121 blue:134 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(145f, 121f, 134f);
Swift UIColor(red:145, green:121, blue:134, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $867991
Python Color('#917986')

Base Conversions of hex color #917986

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #917986. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 9533830 while the individual RGB conversions are: 145, 121, 134.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10010001 01111001 10000110
Hex 91 79 86
Octal 221 171 206
Decimal 145 121 134

#917986 Icons

If you're considering using #917986 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 6018 Enigma (#917986) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #917986 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 #917986 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #917986 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #917986 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #917986 background.
This text is hex color #917986 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #917986 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #917986 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #917986 and white (#ffffff) background.