Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6699 Crispy Gold (#ba8e35) color information

#ba8e35 is the hex color code that is close to the color named "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6699 Crispy Gold" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "dark yellow". When people spot this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6699 Crispy Gold (#ba8e35), in advertisements, they may think of some of these attributes: feelings of cheerfulness, youthfulness, personal motivation and power, energy, and affordability. This color isn't popular for clothing.

#ba8e35 Breakdown

#ba8e35 is made up of (186, 142, 53) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 23.66, 71.51, 27.06) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12226101 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc9933. White should be used ontop of #ba8e35 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ba8e35. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ba8e35 luma #144.96
Websafe hex #cc9933 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(186, 142, 53) Adobe RGB (175.00, 140.00, 65.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(73%, 56%, 21%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6699 Crispy Gold
rgba rgba(186.0, 142.0, 53.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (54.77, 8.23, 27.73)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 23.66, 71.51, 27.06) CIE-L*ab (61.65, 9.46, 50.12)
hsv hsv(40.38, 55.32, 47.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (61.65, 51.00, 79.31)
hsb hsb(40.38, 71.23, 73.00) CIE-L*uv (61.65, 38.24, 53.15)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6699 Crispy Gold (#ba8e35)

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" #ba8e35 and the second color is called the "compliment" #3561ba.

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 6699 Crispy Gold (#ba8e35)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #ba8e35 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #3561ba.

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 6699 Crispy Gold (#ba8e35)

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 6699 Crispy Gold (#ba8e35)

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 6699 Crispy Gold (#ba8e35)

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.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6699 Crispy Gold (#ba8e35)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #ba8e35 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #ba8e35

When you combine pure black with this color, #ba8e35, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #ba8e35

Tones are produced by blending #ba8e35 with gray

#ba8e35 in 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 #ba8e35 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ba8e35 → #3561ba
#ba8e35 → #ceaf71
#ba8e35 → #ffffff
#ba8e35 → #a4ba35
#ba8e35 → #6f551f
#ba8e35 → #ba4b35

How #ba8e35 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #ba8e35 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 #ba8e35 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#ba8e35 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.

#ba8e35might 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.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6699 Crispy Gold (#ba8e35)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#ba8e35. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#ba8e35 in programming

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 #ba8e35
Java new Color(186, 142, 53);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 186, 142, 53);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:186 green:142 blue:53 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(186f, 142f, 53f);
Swift UIColor(red:186, green:142, blue:53, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $358eba
Python Color('#ba8e35')

Base Conversions of hex color #ba8e35

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ba8e35. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12226101 while the individual RGB conversions are: 186, 142, 53.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10111010 10001110 00110101
Hex ba 8e 35
Octal 272 216 65
Decimal 186 142 53

Icons incorporating the color #ba8e35

If you're considering using #ba8e35 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #ba8e35 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #ba8e35 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 #ba8e35 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ba8e35 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ba8e35 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ba8e35 background.
This text is hex color #ba8e35 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ba8e35 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ba8e35 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ba8e35 and white (#ffffff) background.