Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6340 Baked Clay (#be7261) color information

Hex color #be7261 is very close to "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6340 Baked Clay" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "light brown". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6340 Baked Clay (#be7261), in marketing and promotions, they might associate it with being natural, rugged, something stand-out, argiculture, and outdoors. This color isn't popular for travel.

Breakdown of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6340 Baked Clay (#be7261)

#be7261 is made up of (190, 114, 97) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 40.00, 48.95, 25.49) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12481121 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc6666. White should be used ontop of #be7261 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #be7261. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #be7261 luma #134.69
Websafe hex #cc6666 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(190, 114, 97) Adobe RGB (173.00, 112.00, 96.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(75%, 45%, 38%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6340 Baked Clay
rgba rgba(190.0, 114.0, 97.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (48.99, 26.61, 15.25)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 40.00, 48.95, 25.49) CIE-L*ab (56.09, 29.71, 23.34)
hsv hsv(11.35, 42.53, 56.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (56.09, 37.78, 38.15)
hsb hsb(11.35, 49.33, 75.00) CIE-L*uv (56.09, 58.29, 23.09)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6340 Baked Clay (#be7261)

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" #be7261 and the second color is called the "compliment" #60adbf.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6340 Baked Clay (#be7261)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #be7261 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #60adbf.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6340 Baked Clay (#be7261)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are 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 6340 Baked Clay (#be7261)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6340 Baked Clay (#be7261)

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 #be7261

When you combine pure white with this color, #be7261, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #be7261

Darker shades are produced by blending #be7261 with black

Tones of #be7261

Tones of #be7261 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #be7261

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 #be7261 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#be7261 → #60adbf
#be7261 → #d19c90
#be7261 → #ffffff
#be7261 → #bfa160
#be7261 → #72443a
#be7261 → #bf607e

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6340 Baked Clay (#be7261) in different environments

Seeing #be7261 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 #be7261 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6340 Baked Clay (#be7261)

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

#be7261might 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 #be7261

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#be7261. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #be7261

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 #be7261
Java new Color(190, 114, 97);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 190, 114, 97);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:190 green:114 blue:97 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(190f, 114f, 97f);
Swift UIColor(red:190, green:114, blue:97, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $6172be
Python Color('#be7261')

Base Conversions of hex color #be7261

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #be7261. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12481121 while the individual RGB conversions are: 190, 114, 97.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10111110 01110010 01100001
Hex be 72 61
Octal 276 162 141
Decimal 190 114 97

Icons incorporating the color #be7261

If you're considering using #be7261 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #be7261 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #be7261 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 #be7261 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #be7261 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #be7261 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #be7261 background.
This text is hex color #be7261 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #be7261 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #be7261 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #be7261 and white (#ffffff) background.