Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6248 Jubilee (#b2b2c0) color information

Hex color #b2b2c0 is a variation of "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6248 Jubilee" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "light gray". When people spot this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6248 Jubilee (#b2b2c0), in brand logos, 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 6248 Jubilee (#b2b2c0)

#b2b2c0 is made up of (178, 178, 192) in RGB colorspace and (7.29, 7.29, 0.00, 24.71) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11711168 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #9999cc. White should be used ontop of #b2b2c0 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b2b2c0. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b2b2c0 luma #179.40
Websafe hex #9999cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(178, 178, 192) Adobe RGB (178.00, 176.00, 190.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(70%, 70%, 75%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6248 Jubilee
rgba rgba(178.0, 178.0, 192.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (67.08, 3.32, -6.43)
cmyk cmyk(7.29, 7.29, 0.00, 24.71) CIE-L*ab (72.89, 3.63, -6.98)
hsv hsv(240.00, 9.09, 72.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (72.89, 7.87, 297.48)
hsb hsb(240.00, 6.67, 75.00) CIE-L*uv (72.89, 0.55, -11.13)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6248 Jubilee (#b2b2c0)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #b2b2c0 while the second is the "compliment" #bfbfb2.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6248 Jubilee (#b2b2c0)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #b2b2c0 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #bfbfb2.

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 6248 Jubilee (#b2b2c0)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these 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 6248 Jubilee (#b2b2c0)

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 6248 Jubilee (#b2b2c0)

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 #b2b2c0

When you combine pure white with this color, #b2b2c0, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #b2b2c0

Darker shades of #b2b2c0 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6248 Jubilee (#b2b2c0)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #b2b2c0 with gray

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6248 Jubilee (#b2b2c0) 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 #b2b2c0 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b2b2c0 → #bfbfb2
#b2b2c0 → #c9c9d2
#b2b2c0 → #ffffff
#b2b2c0 → #b8b2bf
#b2b2c0 → #6a6a73
#b2b2c0 → #b2b8bf

How #b2b2c0 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #b2b2c0 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 #b2b2c0 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6248 Jubilee (#b2b2c0)

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

#b2b2c0might 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.

#b2b2c0 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#b2b2c0. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#b2b2c0 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 #b2b2c0
Java new Color(178, 178, 192);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 178, 178, 192);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:178 green:178 blue:192 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(178f, 178f, 192f);
Swift UIColor(red:178, green:178, blue:192, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $c0b2b2
Python Color('#b2b2c0')

Base Conversions of hex color #b2b2c0

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b2b2c0. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11711168 while the individual RGB conversions are: 178, 178, 192.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110010 10110010 11000000
Hex b2 b2 c0
Octal 262 262 300
Decimal 178 178 192

Icons incorporating the color #b2b2c0

If you're considering using #b2b2c0 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #b2b2c0 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #b2b2c0 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 #b2b2c0 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b2b2c0 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #b2b2c0 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b2b2c0 background.
This text is hex color #b2b2c0 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #b2b2c0 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b2b2c0 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b2b2c0 and white (#ffffff) background.