Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6362 Tigereye (#bc714c) color information

Hex color #bc714c should not to be confused with "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6362 Tigereye" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "light brown". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6362 Tigereye (#bc714c), in branding, they might associate it with being natural, rugged, something stand-out, argiculture, and outdoors. Colors labeled as "light brown" are rarely tied to travel.

Breakdown of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6362 Tigereye (#bc714c)

#bc714c is made up of (188, 113, 76) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 39.89, 59.57, 26.27) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12349772 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc6633. White should be used ontop of #bc714c to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #bc714c. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #bc714c luma #131.13
Websafe hex #cc6633 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(188, 113, 76) Adobe RGB (169.00, 112.00, 80.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(74%, 44%, 30%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6362 Tigereye
rgba rgba(188.0, 113.0, 76.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (47.96, 23.21, 19.31)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 39.89, 59.57, 26.27) CIE-L*ab (55.07, 26.35, 32.30)
hsv hsv(19.09, 45.83, 52.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (55.07, 41.68, 50.79)
hsb hsb(19.09, 59.46, 74.00) CIE-L*uv (55.07, 57.33, 32.44)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6362 Tigereye (#bc714c)

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" #bc714c while the second is the "compliment" #4c99bc.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Split Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6362 Tigereye (#bc714c)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #bc714c is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #4c99bc.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6362 Tigereye (#bc714c)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6362 Tigereye (#bc714c)

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

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6362 Tigereye (#bc714c)

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.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Lighter shades of #bc714c

When you combine pure white with this color, #bc714c, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #bc714c

Darker shades are produced by blending #bc714c with black

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6362 Tigereye (#bc714c)'s Tones

Tones of #bc714c can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #bc714c

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 #bc714c as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#bc714c → #4c99bc
#bc714c → #d09b81
#bc714c → #ffffff
#bc714c → #bca84c
#bc714c → #70432d
#bc714c → #bc4c61

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6362 Tigereye (#bc714c) in different environments

Seeing #bc714c 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 #bc714c could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6362 Tigereye (#bc714c)

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

#bc714cmight 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 #bc714c

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#bc714c. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #bc714c

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 #bc714c
Java new Color(188, 113, 76);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 188, 113, 76);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:188 green:113 blue:76 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(188f, 113f, 76f);
Swift UIColor(red:188, green:113, blue:76, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $4c71bc
Python Color('#bc714c')

Base Conversions of hex color #bc714c

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #bc714c. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12349772 while the individual RGB conversions are: 188, 113, 76.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10111100 01110001 01001100
Hex bc 71 4c
Octal 274 161 114
Decimal 188 113 76

#bc714c Icons

If you're considering using #bc714c 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 6362 Tigereye (#bc714c) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #bc714c 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 #bc714c on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #bc714c on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #bc714c background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #bc714c background.
This text is hex color #bc714c on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #bc714c on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #bc714c and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #bc714c and white (#ffffff) background.