Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6443 Relish (#b6c7af) color information

#b6c7af is the hex color code that is related to "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6443 Relish" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "light gray". When people from western culture see this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6443 Relish (#b6c7af), used in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: being simplistic, glamorous, sincere, travel, and accessibility. This color isn't popular for food and restaurants.

#b6c7af Breakdown

#b6c7af is made up of (182, 199, 175) in RGB colorspace and (8.54, 0.00, 12.06, 21.96) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11978671 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cccc99. Black should be used ontop of #b6c7af to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b6c7af. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b6c7af luma #191.01
Websafe hex #cccc99 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(182, 199, 175) Adobe RGB (184.00, 199.00, 176.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(71%, 78%, 69%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6443 Relish
rgba rgba(182.0, 199.0, 175.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (73.48, -10.67, 8.21)
cmyk cmyk(8.54, 0.00, 12.06, 21.96) CIE-L*ab (78.46, -11.77, 9.60)
hsv hsv(106.69, 16.98, 73.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (78.46, 15.19, 140.80)
hsb hsb(106.69, 11.54, 78.00) CIE-L*uv (78.46, -10.80, 16.04)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6443 Relish (#b6c7af)

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" #b6c7af and the second color is called the "compliment" #c1afc6.

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 #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6443 Relish (#b6c7af)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #b6c7af is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #c1afc6.

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 Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6443 Relish (#b6c7af)

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 Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6443 Relish (#b6c7af)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6443 Relish (#b6c7af)

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.

Lighter shades of #b6c7af

Lighter shades of #b6c7af can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6443 Relish (#b6c7af)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #b6c7af with black

Tones of #b6c7af

When you combine pure gray with this color, #b6c7af, tones are produced.

Gradients including #b6c7af

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 #b6c7af as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b6c7af → #c1afc6
#b6c7af → #cbd7c7
#b6c7af → #000000
#b6c7af → #afc6b6
#b6c7af → #6d7769
#b6c7af → #c0c6af

#b6c7af in different lighting conditions

Seeing #b6c7af 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 #b6c7af could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#b6c7af 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.

#b6c7afmight 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #b6c7af

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#b6c7af. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #b6c7af

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 #b6c7af
Java new Color(182, 199, 175);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 182, 199, 175);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:182 green:199 blue:175 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(182f, 199f, 175f);
Swift UIColor(red:182, green:199, blue:175, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $afc7b6
Python Color('#b6c7af')

Base Conversions of hex color #b6c7af

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b6c7af. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11978671 while the individual RGB conversions are: 182, 199, 175.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110110 11000111 10101111
Hex b6 c7 af
Octal 266 307 257
Decimal 182 199 175

Icons incorporating the color #b6c7af

If you're considering using #b6c7af in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #b6c7af on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #b6c7af 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.

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