Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9075 Berry Cream (#a195a0) color information

#a195a0 is the hex color code that greatly resembles "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9075 Berry Cream" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "light purple". When people from western culture see this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9075 Berry Cream (#a195a0), used in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: having wisdom, anti-aging and not growing old, states of pure consciousness, luxurious, and finance and wealth. Shades of "light purple". typically aren't associated with energy.

#a195a0 Breakdown

#a195a0 is made up of (161, 149, 160) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 7.45, 0.62, 36.86) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 10589600 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #999999. White should be used ontop of #a195a0 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #a195a0. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #a195a0 luma #153.68
Websafe hex #999999 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(161, 149, 160) Adobe RGB (158.00, 145.00, 159.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(63%, 58%, 63%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9075 Berry Cream
rgba rgba(161.0, 149.0, 160.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (55.68, 8.26, -4.70)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 7.45, 0.62, 36.86) CIE-L*ab (62.51, 9.44, -5.45)
hsv hsv(300.00, 6.33, 60.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (62.51, 10.90, 330.00)
hsb hsb(300.00, 7.94, 63.00) CIE-L*uv (62.51, 9.47, -9.51)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9075 Berry Cream (#a195a0)

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" #a195a0 and the second color is called the "compliment" #93a093.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9075 Berry Cream (#a195a0)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #a195a0 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #93a093.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9075 Berry Cream (#a195a0)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9075 Berry Cream (#a195a0)

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

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9075 Berry Cream (#a195a0)

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.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter shades of #a195a0

Lighter shades of #a195a0 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9075 Berry Cream (#a195a0)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #a195a0 with black

Tones of #a195a0

When you combine pure gray with this color, #a195a0, tones are produced.

Gradients including #a195a0

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 #a195a0 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#a195a0 → #93a093
#a195a0 → #bdb4bc
#a195a0 → #ffffff
#a195a0 → #a0939a
#a195a0 → #605960
#a195a0 → #9a93a0

#a195a0 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #a195a0 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 #a195a0 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#a195a0 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.

#a195a0might 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 #a195a0

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#a195a0. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #a195a0

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 #a195a0
Java new Color(161, 149, 160);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 161, 149, 160);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:161 green:149 blue:160 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(161f, 149f, 160f);
Swift UIColor(red:161, green:149, blue:160, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $a095a1
Python Color('#a195a0')

Base Conversions of hex color #a195a0

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #a195a0. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 10589600 while the individual RGB conversions are: 161, 149, 160.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10100001 10010101 10100000
Hex a1 95 a0
Octal 241 225 240
Decimal 161 149 160

Icons incorporating the color #a195a0

If you're considering using #a195a0 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #a195a0 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #a195a0 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 #a195a0 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #a195a0 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #a195a0 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #a195a0 background.
This text is hex color #a195a0 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #a195a0 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #a195a0 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #a195a0 and white (#ffffff) background.