Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green (#b0c1ad) color information

Hex color #b0c1ad may be mistaken for "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "light gray". When people spot this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green (#b0c1ad), in media, they might associate it with being transparent, sleek, elegant, technology, and something classic. Shades of "light gray". typically aren't associated with health care.

Breakdown of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green (#b0c1ad)

#b0c1ad is made up of (176, 193, 173) in RGB colorspace and (8.81, 0.00, 10.36, 24.31) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11583917 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99cc99. White should be used ontop of #b0c1ad to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b0c1ad. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b0c1ad luma #185.46
Websafe hex #99cc99 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(176, 193, 173) Adobe RGB (181.00, 193.00, 172.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(69%, 76%, 68%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green
rgba rgba(176.0, 193.0, 173.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (71.41, -8.82, 7.35)
cmyk cmyk(8.81, 0.00, 10.36, 24.31) CIE-L*ab (76.68, -9.78, 8.64)
hsv hsv(112.52, 14.29, 72.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (76.68, 13.05, 138.54)
hsb hsb(112.52, 10.53, 76.00) CIE-L*uv (76.68, -8.54, 14.27)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green (#b0c1ad)

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" #b0c1ad and the second color is called the "compliment" #bfadc1.

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 6450 Easy Green (#b0c1ad)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #b0c1ad is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #bfadc1.

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 6450 Easy Green (#b0c1ad)

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 6450 Easy Green (#b0c1ad)

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

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 6450 Easy Green (#b0c1ad)

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 variations of #b0c1ad

When you combine pure white with this color, #b0c1ad, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #b0c1ad

Darker shades of #b0c1ad can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #b0c1ad

Tones are produced by blending #b0c1ad with gray

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green (#b0c1ad) 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 #b0c1ad as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b0c1ad → #bfadc1
#b0c1ad → #c7d3c5
#b0c1ad → #ffffff
#b0c1ad → #adc1b4
#b0c1ad → #697367
#b0c1ad → #bac1ad

How #b0c1ad looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #b0c1ad 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 #b0c1ad could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6450 Easy Green (#b0c1ad)

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

#b0c1admight 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.

#b0c1ad 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#b0c1ad. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#b0c1ad 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 #b0c1ad
Java new Color(176, 193, 173);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 176, 193, 173);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:176 green:193 blue:173 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(176f, 193f, 173f);
Swift UIColor(red:176, green:193, blue:173, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $adc1b0
Python Color('#b0c1ad')

Base Conversions of hex color #b0c1ad

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b0c1ad. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11583917 while the individual RGB conversions are: 176, 193, 173.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110000 11000001 10101101
Hex b0 c1 ad
Octal 260 301 255
Decimal 176 193 173

Icons incorporating the color #b0c1ad

If you're considering using #b0c1ad in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #b0c1ad on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #b0c1ad 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 #b0c1ad on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b0c1ad on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #b0c1ad background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b0c1ad background.
This text is hex color #b0c1ad on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #b0c1ad on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b0c1ad and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b0c1ad and white (#ffffff) background.