Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccccd1) color information

The hexidecimal color, #ccccd1, is close to the color named "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "very light gray". When people spot this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccccd1), in marketing and promotions, the following may come to mind: being transparent, glamorous, graceful, technology, and accessibility. Colors labeled as "very light gray" are rarely tied to agriculture. Thomson Reuters, Knight Foundation, and Bower are some of the companies in our database that use this color.

Breakdown of #ccccd1

#ccccd1 is made up of (204, 204, 209) in RGB colorspace and (2.39, 2.39, 0.00, 18.04) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13421777 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cccccc. Black should be used ontop of #ccccd1 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ccccd1. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ccccd1 luma #204.36
Websafe hex #cccccc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(204, 204, 209) Adobe RGB (202.00, 204.00, 208.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(80%, 80%, 82%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star
rgba rgba(204.0, 204.0, 209.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (78.10, 0.05, -2.03)
cmyk cmyk(2.39, 2.39, 0.00, 18.04) CIE-L*ab (82.38, 0.05, -2.17)
hsv hsv(240.00, 5.26, 81.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (82.38, 2.17, 271.32)
hsb hsb(240.00, 2.44, 82.00) CIE-L*uv (82.38, -1.32, -3.30)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccccd1)

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" #ccccd1 and the second color is called the "compliment" #d1d1cc.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccccd1)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #ccccd1 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #d1d1cc.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccccd1)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccccd1)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccccd1)

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.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter shades of #ccccd1

Lighter shades are produced by blending #ccccd1 with white

Darker shades of #ccccd1

Darker shades are produced by blending #ccccd1 with black

Tones of #ccccd1

Tones are produced by blending #ccccd1 with gray

Gradients including #ccccd1

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 #ccccd1 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ccccd1 → #d1d1cc
#ccccd1 → #dbdbde
#ccccd1 → #000000
#ccccd1 → #ceccd1
#ccccd1 → #7a7a7d
#ccccd1 → #ccced1

How #ccccd1 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #ccccd1 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 #ccccd1 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #ccccd1

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

#ccccd1might 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 #ccccd1

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#ccccd1. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

LinkedIn
Thomson Reuters
Knight Foundation
Bower
AIESEC
Oktopost
Continental AG
Duolingo

Programming Language Syntax for #ccccd1

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 #ccccd1
Java new Color(204, 204, 209);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 204, 204, 209);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:204 green:204 blue:209 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(204f, 204f, 209f);
Swift UIColor(red:204, green:204, blue:209, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $d1cccc
Python Color('#ccccd1')

Base Conversions of hex color #ccccd1

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ccccd1. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13421777 while the individual RGB conversions are: 204, 204, 209.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001100 11001100 11010001
Hex cc cc d1
Octal 314 314 321
Decimal 204 204 209

#ccccd1 Icons

If you're considering using #ccccd1 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 6246 North Star (#ccccd1) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #ccccd1 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 #ccccd1 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ccccd1 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ccccd1 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ccccd1 background.
This text is hex color #ccccd1 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ccccd1 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ccccd1 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ccccd1 and white (#ffffff) background.