[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green (#acc2a8) color information

Hex color #acc2a8 is named "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green". It's labeled as "light gray". When people from western culture see this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green (#acc2a8), used in branding, they might associate it with being simplistic, modern or futuristic, elegant, travel, and middle-ground. Colors labeled as "light gray" are rarely tied to health care.

Breakdown of [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green (#acc2a8)

#acc2a8 is made up of (172, 194, 168) in RGB colorspace and (11.34, 0.00, 13.40, 23.92) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11322024 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99cc99. White should be used ontop of #acc2a8 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #acc2a8. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #acc2a8 luma #184.29
Websafe hex #99cc99 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(172, 194, 168) Adobe RGB (176.00, 193.00, 169.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(67%, 76%, 66%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green
rgba rgba(172.0, 194.0, 168.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (70.71, -11.60, 8.22)
cmyk cmyk(11.34, 0.00, 13.40, 23.92) CIE-L*ab (76.07, -13.01, 9.76)
hsv hsv(114.02, 17.24, 71.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (76.07, 16.26, 143.12)
hsb hsb(114.02, 13.16, 76.00) CIE-L*uv (76.07, -12.36, 16.39)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green (#acc2a8)

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" #acc2a8 and the second color is called the "compliment" #bfa8c1.

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 #[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green (#acc2a8)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #acc2a8 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #bfa8c1.

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 [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green (#acc2a8)

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 [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green (#acc2a8)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

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

Analagous Colors of [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green (#acc2a8)

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.

[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green (#acc2a8)'s Lighter shades

When you combine pure white with this color, #acc2a8, lighter shades are produced.

[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green (#acc2a8)'s Darker shades

When you combine pure black with this color, #acc2a8, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #acc2a8

When you combine pure gray with this color, #acc2a8, tones are produced.

#acc2a8 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 #acc2a8 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#acc2a8 → #bfa8c1
#acc2a8 → #c4d4c2
#acc2a8 → #ffffff
#acc2a8 → #a8c1b2
#acc2a8 → #677464
#acc2a8 → #b7c1a8

#acc2a8 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #acc2a8 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 #acc2a8 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green (#acc2a8)

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

#acc2a8might 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 [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green (#acc2a8)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#acc2a8. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#acc2a8 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 #acc2a8
Java new Color(172, 194, 168);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 172, 194, 168);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:172 green:194 blue:168 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(172f, 194f, 168f);
Swift UIColor(red:172, green:194, blue:168, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $a8c2ac
Python Color('#acc2a8')

Base Conversions of hex color #acc2a8

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #acc2a8. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11322024 while the individual RGB conversions are: 172, 194, 168.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10101100 11000010 10101000
Hex ac c2 a8
Octal 254 302 250
Decimal 172 194 168

#acc2a8 Icons

If you're considering using #acc2a8 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green (#acc2a8) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #acc2a8 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 #acc2a8 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #acc2a8 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #acc2a8 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #acc2a8 background.
This text is hex color #acc2a8 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #acc2a8 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #acc2a8 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #acc2a8 and white (#ffffff) background.