Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9038 Cucuzza Verde (#9c9e75) color information

The hexidecimal color, #9c9e75, should not to be confused with "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9038 Cucuzza Verde" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "generic gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9038 Cucuzza Verde (#9c9e75), in advertisements, the following may come to mind: being clean, modern or futuristic, graceful, the home, and middle-ground. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for agriculture.

Breakdown of #9c9e75

#9c9e75 is made up of (156, 158, 117) in RGB colorspace and (1.27, 0.00, 25.95, 38.04) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 10264181 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #999966. White should be used ontop of #9c9e75 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #9c9e75. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #9c9e75 luma #152.61
Websafe hex #999966 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(156, 158, 117) Adobe RGB (154.00, 158.00, 119.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(61%, 62%, 46%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9038 Cucuzza Verde
rgba rgba(156.0, 158.0, 117.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (57.45, -7.47, 14.93)
cmyk cmyk(1.27, 0.00, 25.95, 38.04) CIE-L*ab (64.16, -8.91, 20.85)
hsv hsv(63.77, 17.39, 54.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (64.16, 22.67, 113.14)
hsb hsb(63.77, 25.81, 62.00) CIE-L*uv (64.16, -1.03, 29.24)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9038 Cucuzza Verde (#9c9e75)

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" #9c9e75 and the second color is called the "compliment" #77759e.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9038 Cucuzza Verde (#9c9e75)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #9c9e75 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #77759e.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9038 Cucuzza Verde (#9c9e75)

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 9038 Cucuzza Verde (#9c9e75)

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 9038 Cucuzza Verde (#9c9e75)

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.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9038 Cucuzza Verde (#9c9e75)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #9c9e75 with white

Darker variations of #9c9e75

When you combine pure black with this color, #9c9e75, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #9c9e75

Tones of #9c9e75 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#9c9e75 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 #9c9e75 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#9c9e75 → #77759e
#9c9e75 → #b9bb9e
#9c9e75 → #ffffff
#9c9e75 → #879e75
#9c9e75 → #5d5e46
#9c9e75 → #9e8b75

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9038 Cucuzza Verde (#9c9e75) in different environments

Seeing #9c9e75 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 #9c9e75 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #9c9e75

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

#9c9e75might 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 9038 Cucuzza Verde (#9c9e75)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#9c9e75. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#9c9e75 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 #9c9e75
Java new Color(156, 158, 117);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 156, 158, 117);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:156 green:158 blue:117 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(156f, 158f, 117f);
Swift UIColor(red:156, green:158, blue:117, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $759e9c
Python Color('#9c9e75')

Base Conversions of hex color #9c9e75

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #9c9e75. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 10264181 while the individual RGB conversions are: 156, 158, 117.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10011100 10011110 01110101
Hex 9c 9e 75
Octal 234 236 165
Decimal 156 158 117

#9c9e75 Icons

If you're considering using #9c9e75 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 9038 Cucuzza Verde (#9c9e75) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #9c9e75 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 #9c9e75 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #9c9e75 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #9c9e75 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #9c9e75 background.
This text is hex color #9c9e75 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #9c9e75 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #9c9e75 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #9c9e75 and white (#ffffff) background.