Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6248 Jubilee (#b2b3be) color information

Hex color #b2b3be 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 (#b2b3be), 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 (#b2b3be)

#b2b3be is made up of (178, 179, 190) in RGB colorspace and (6.32, 5.79, 0.00, 25.49) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11711422 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99cccc. White should be used ontop of #b2b3be to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b2b3be. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b2b3be luma #179.77
Websafe hex #99cccc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(178, 179, 190) 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, 179.0, 190.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (67.08, 3.32, -6.43)
cmyk cmyk(6.32, 5.79, 0.00, 25.49) 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 (#b2b3be)

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" #b2b3be 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 (#b2b3be)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #b2b3be 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 (#b2b3be)

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 (#b2b3be)

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 (#b2b3be)

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 #b2b3be

When you combine pure white with this color, #b2b3be, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #b2b3be

Darker shades of #b2b3be can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6248 Jubilee (#b2b3be)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #b2b3be with gray

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6248 Jubilee (#b2b3be) 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 #b2b3be as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b2b3be → #bfbfb2
#b2b3be → #c9c9d1
#b2b3be → #ffffff
#b2b3be → #b8b2bf
#b2b3be → #6a6b72
#b2b3be → #b2b8bf

How #b2b3be looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #b2b3be 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 #b2b3be could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6248 Jubilee (#b2b3be)

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

#b2b3bemight 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.

#b2b3be 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#b2b3be. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#b2b3be 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 #b2b3be
Java new Color(178, 179, 190);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 178, 179, 190);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:178 green:179 blue:190 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(178f, 179f, 190f);
Swift UIColor(red:178, green:179, blue:190, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $beb3b2
Python Color('#b2b3be')

Base Conversions of hex color #b2b3be

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b2b3be. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11711422 while the individual RGB conversions are: 178, 179, 190.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110010 10110011 10111110
Hex b2 b3 be
Octal 262 263 276
Decimal 178 179 190

Icons incorporating the color #b2b3be

If you're considering using #b2b3be in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #b2b3be on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #b2b3be 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 #b2b3be on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b2b3be on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #b2b3be background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b2b3be background.
This text is hex color #b2b3be on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #b2b3be on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b2b3be and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b2b3be and white (#ffffff) background.