Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7015 Repose Gray (#ccccc0) color information

Hex color #ccccc0 looks similar to "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7015 Repose Gray" because of their close resemblance. It's labeled as "light gray". When people from western culture see this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7015 Repose Gray (#ccccc0), used in branding, they might associate it with being simplistic, modern or futuristic, elegant, travel, and middle-ground. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for health care.

Breakdown of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7015 Repose Gray (#ccccc0)

#ccccc0 is made up of (204, 204, 192) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 0.00, 5.88, 20.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13421760 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cccccc. Black should be used ontop of #ccccc0 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ccccc0. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ccccc0 luma #202.44
Websafe hex #cccccc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(204, 204, 192) Adobe RGB (203.00, 203.00, 190.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(80%, 80%, 75%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7015 Repose Gray
rgba rgba(204.0, 204.0, 192.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (77.46, -2.41, 5.83)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 0.00, 5.88, 20.00) CIE-L*ab (81.84, -2.55, 6.56)
hsv hsv(60.00, 11.11, 77.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (81.84, 7.04, 111.24)
hsb hsb(60.00, 6.25, 80.00) CIE-L*uv (81.84, 0.42, 10.15)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7015 Repose Gray (#ccccc0)

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" #ccccc0 and the second color is called the "compliment" #bfbfcc.

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 7015 Repose Gray (#ccccc0)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #ccccc0 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #bfbfcc.

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 7015 Repose Gray (#ccccc0)

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 7015 Repose Gray (#ccccc0)

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

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 7015 Repose Gray (#ccccc0)

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.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7015 Repose Gray (#ccccc0)'s Lighter shades

When you combine pure white with this color, #ccccc0, lighter shades are produced.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7015 Repose Gray (#ccccc0)'s Darker shades

When you combine pure black with this color, #ccccc0, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #ccccc0

When you combine pure gray with this color, #ccccc0, tones are produced.

#ccccc0 in gradients

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 #ccccc0 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ccccc0 → #bfbfcc
#ccccc0 → #dbdbd2
#ccccc0 → #000000
#ccccc0 → #c5ccbf
#ccccc0 → #7a7a73
#ccccc0 → #ccc5bf

#ccccc0 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #ccccc0 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 #ccccc0 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7015 Repose Gray (#ccccc0)

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

#ccccc0might 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.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7015 Repose Gray (#ccccc0)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#ccccc0. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#ccccc0 in programming

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 #ccccc0
Java new Color(204, 204, 192);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 204, 204, 192);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:204 green:204 blue:192 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(204f, 204f, 192f);
Swift UIColor(red:204, green:204, blue:192, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $c0cccc
Python Color('#ccccc0')

Base Conversions of hex color #ccccc0

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ccccc0. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13421760 while the individual RGB conversions are: 204, 204, 192.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001100 11001100 11000000
Hex cc cc c0
Octal 314 314 300
Decimal 204 204 192

#ccccc0 Icons

If you're considering using #ccccc0 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 7015 Repose Gray (#ccccc0) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #ccccc0 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 #ccccc0 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ccccc0 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ccccc0 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ccccc0 background.
This text is hex color #ccccc0 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ccccc0 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ccccc0 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ccccc0 and white (#ffffff) background.