Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6130 Mannered Gold (#bb9861) color information

The hexidecimal color, #bb9861, is a variation of "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6130 Mannered Gold" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "light brown". When people spot this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6130 Mannered Gold (#bb9861), in designs, the following may come to mind: simplicity, rugged, underutilized, clothing, and outdoors. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for finance.

Breakdown of #bb9861

#bb9861 is made up of (187, 152, 97) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 18.72, 48.13, 26.67) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12294241 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc9966. White should be used ontop of #bb9861 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #bb9861. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #bb9861 luma #156.10
Websafe hex #cc9966 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(187, 152, 97) Adobe RGB (177.00, 151.00, 100.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(73%, 60%, 38%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6130 Mannered Gold
rgba rgba(187.0, 152.0, 97.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (58.31, 5.24, 22.20)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 18.72, 48.13, 26.67) CIE-L*ab (64.96, 5.96, 34.05)
hsv hsv(37.71, 39.33, 55.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (64.96, 34.57, 80.07)
hsb hsb(37.71, 47.95, 73.00) CIE-L*uv (64.96, 26.93, 41.01)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6130 Mannered Gold (#bb9861)

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" #bb9861 and the second color is called the "compliment" #6083ba.

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 6130 Mannered Gold (#bb9861)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #bb9861 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #6083ba.

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 6130 Mannered Gold (#bb9861)

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 6130 Mannered Gold (#bb9861)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

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 6130 Mannered Gold (#bb9861)

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 shades of #bb9861

Lighter shades are produced by blending #bb9861 with white

Darker shades of #bb9861

Darker shades are produced by blending #bb9861 with black

Tones of #bb9861

Tones are produced by blending #bb9861 with gray

Gradients including #bb9861

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 #bb9861 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#bb9861 → #6083ba
#bb9861 → #cfb690
#bb9861 → #ffffff
#bb9861 → #afba60
#bb9861 → #705b3a
#bb9861 → #ba6b60

How #bb9861 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #bb9861 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 #bb9861 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #bb9861

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

#bb9861might 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 #bb9861

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#bb9861. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #bb9861

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 #bb9861
Java new Color(187, 152, 97);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 187, 152, 97);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:187 green:152 blue:97 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(187f, 152f, 97f);
Swift UIColor(red:187, green:152, blue:97, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $6198bb
Python Color('#bb9861')

Base Conversions of hex color #bb9861

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #bb9861. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12294241 while the individual RGB conversions are: 187, 152, 97.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10111011 10011000 01100001
Hex bb 98 61
Octal 273 230 141
Decimal 187 152 97

#bb9861 Icons

If you're considering using #bb9861 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6130 Mannered Gold (#bb9861) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #bb9861 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 #bb9861 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #bb9861 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #bb9861 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #bb9861 background.
This text is hex color #bb9861 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #bb9861 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #bb9861 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #bb9861 and white (#ffffff) background.