[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6409 Edgy Gold (#b1975f) color information

#b1975f is the hex color code that is commonly known by the name "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6409 Edgy Gold". The color is categorized as "light brown". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6409 Edgy Gold (#b1975f), in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: being natural, serious, something competitive, argiculture, and longevity. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for technology. Cunard uses this color in their branding.

#b1975f Breakdown

#b1975f is made up of (177, 151, 95) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 14.69, 46.33, 30.59) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11638623 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #999966. White should be used ontop of #b1975f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b1975f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b1975f luma #152.30
Websafe hex #999966 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(177, 151, 95) Adobe RGB (168.00, 149.00, 97.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(69%, 59%, 37%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6409 Edgy Gold
rgba rgba(177.0, 151.0, 95.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (56.57, 1.88, 21.60)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 14.69, 46.33, 30.59) CIE-L*ab (63.34, 2.18, 33.50)
hsv hsv(41.25, 34.04, 53.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (63.34, 33.57, 86.28)
hsb hsb(41.25, 46.38, 69.00) CIE-L*uv (63.34, 20.74, 40.88)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6409 Edgy Gold (#b1975f)

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" #b1975f and the second color is called the "compliment" #5e78af.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6409 Edgy Gold (#b1975f)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #b1975f is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #5e78af.

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

Triadic Colors of [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6409 Edgy Gold (#b1975f)

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 [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6409 Edgy Gold (#b1975f)

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 [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6409 Edgy Gold (#b1975f)

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.

Lighter variations of #b1975f

Lighter shades of #b1975f can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #b1975f

Darker shades of #b1975f can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #b1975f

Tones of #b1975f can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6409 Edgy Gold (#b1975f) 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 #b1975f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b1975f → #5e78af
#b1975f → #c8b68f
#b1975f → #ffffff
#b1975f → #a0af5e
#b1975f → #6a5a39
#b1975f → #af6d5e

[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6409 Edgy Gold (#b1975f) in different environments

Seeing #b1975f 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 #b1975f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#b1975f 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.

#b1975fmight 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.

#b1975f 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#b1975f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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#b1975f 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 #b1975f
Java new Color(177, 151, 95);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 177, 151, 95);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:177 green:151 blue:95 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(177f, 151f, 95f);
Swift UIColor(red:177, green:151, blue:95, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $5f97b1
Python Color('#b1975f')

Base Conversions of hex color #b1975f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b1975f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11638623 while the individual RGB conversions are: 177, 151, 95.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110001 10010111 01011111
Hex b1 97 5f
Octal 261 227 137
Decimal 177 151 95

#b1975f Icons

If you're considering using #b1975f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6409 Edgy Gold (#b1975f) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #b1975f 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 #b1975f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b1975f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #b1975f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b1975f background.
This text is hex color #b1975f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #b1975f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b1975f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b1975f and white (#ffffff) background.