Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6704 Hep Green (#caa547) color information

Hex color #caa547 should not to be confused with "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6704 Hep Green" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "light brown". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6704 Hep Green (#caa547), in media, they might associate it with being natural, rugged, something stand-out, argiculture, and outdoors. Shades of "light brown". typically aren't associated with travel.

Breakdown of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6704 Hep Green (#caa547)

#caa547 is made up of (202, 165, 71) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 18.32, 64.85, 20.78) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13280583 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc9933. White should be used ontop of #caa547 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #caa547. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #caa547 luma #165.28
Websafe hex #cc9933 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(202, 165, 71) Adobe RGB (191.00, 164.00, 81.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(79%, 65%, 28%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6704 Hep Green
rgba rgba(202.0, 165.0, 71.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (63.25, 2.81, 30.72)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 18.32, 64.85, 20.78) CIE-L*ab (69.47, 3.14, 51.47)
hsv hsv(43.53, 54.84, 53.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (69.47, 51.57, 86.51)
hsb hsb(43.53, 64.56, 79.00) CIE-L*uv (69.47, 30.05, 58.70)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6704 Hep Green (#caa547)

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" #caa547 while the second is the "compliment" #476cc9.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6704 Hep Green (#caa547)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #caa547 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #476cc9.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6704 Hep Green (#caa547)

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 6704 Hep Green (#caa547)

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 6704 Hep Green (#caa547)

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 #caa547

When you combine pure white with this color, #caa547, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #caa547

Darker shades are produced by blending #caa547 with black

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6704 Hep Green (#caa547)'s Tones

Tones of #caa547 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #caa547

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 #caa547 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#caa547 → #476cc9
#caa547 → #d9c07e
#caa547 → #ffffff
#caa547 → #adc947
#caa547 → #79632a
#caa547 → #c96347

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6704 Hep Green (#caa547) in different environments

Seeing #caa547 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 #caa547 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6704 Hep Green (#caa547)

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

#caa547might 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 #caa547

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#caa547. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #caa547

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 #caa547
Java new Color(202, 165, 71);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 202, 165, 71);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:202 green:165 blue:71 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(202f, 165f, 71f);
Swift UIColor(red:202, green:165, blue:71, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $47a5ca
Python Color('#caa547')

Base Conversions of hex color #caa547

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #caa547. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13280583 while the individual RGB conversions are: 202, 165, 71.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001010 10100101 01000111
Hex ca a5 47
Octal 312 245 107
Decimal 202 165 71

Icons incorporating the color #caa547

If you're considering using #caa547 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #caa547 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #caa547 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 #caa547 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #caa547 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #caa547 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #caa547 background.
This text is hex color #caa547 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #caa547 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #caa547 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #caa547 and white (#ffffff) background.