Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6710 Mélange Green (#c8c382) color information

#c8c382 is the hex color code that greatly resembles "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6710 Mélange Green" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "light brown". When people from western culture see this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6710 Mélange Green (#c8c382), used in brand logos, they may think of some of these attributes: durability, rugged, something competitive, transportation and cars, and outdoors. This color isn't popular for technology.

#c8c382 Breakdown

#c8c382 is made up of (200, 195, 130) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 2.50, 35.00, 21.57) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13157250 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cccc99. Black should be used ontop of #c8c382 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #c8c382. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #c8c382 luma #188.96
Websafe hex #cccc99 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(200, 195, 130) Adobe RGB (197.00, 191.00, 133.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(78%, 76%, 51%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6710 Mélange Green
rgba rgba(200.0, 195.0, 130.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (72.11, -6.10, 23.58)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 2.50, 35.00, 21.57) CIE-L*ab (77.28, -6.68, 32.15)
hsv hsv(55.56, 38.03, 64.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (77.28, 32.84, 101.74)
hsb hsb(55.56, 34.62, 78.00) CIE-L*uv (77.28, 7.89, 43.90)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6710 Mélange Green (#c8c382)

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" #c8c382 and the second color is called the "compliment" #8287c6.

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 6710 Mélange Green (#c8c382)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #c8c382 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #8287c6.

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 6710 Mélange Green (#c8c382)

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 6710 Mélange Green (#c8c382)

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 6710 Mélange Green (#c8c382)

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 #c8c382

Lighter shades of #c8c382 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6710 Mélange Green (#c8c382)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #c8c382 with black

Tones of #c8c382

When you combine pure gray with this color, #c8c382, tones are produced.

Gradients including #c8c382

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 #c8c382 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#c8c382 → #8287c6
#c8c382 → #d8d5a7
#c8c382 → #000000
#c8c382 → #aac682
#c8c382 → #78754e
#c8c382 → #c69e82

#c8c382 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #c8c382 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 #c8c382 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#c8c382 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.

#c8c382might 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 #c8c382

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#c8c382. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #c8c382

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 #c8c382
Java new Color(200, 195, 130);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 200, 195, 130);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:200 green:195 blue:130 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(200f, 195f, 130f);
Swift UIColor(red:200, green:195, blue:130, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $82c3c8
Python Color('#c8c382')

Base Conversions of hex color #c8c382

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #c8c382. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13157250 while the individual RGB conversions are: 200, 195, 130.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001000 11000011 10000010
Hex c8 c3 82
Octal 310 303 202
Decimal 200 195 130

Icons incorporating the color #c8c382

If you're considering using #c8c382 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #c8c382 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #c8c382 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 #c8c382 on a solid black (#000000) background.
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This text is hex color #c8c382 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #c8c382 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #c8c382 and white (#ffffff) background.