Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccccd2) color information

#ccccd2 is the hex color code that is close to the color named "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "very light gray". When people spot this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccccd2), in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: being transparent, modern or futuristic, sincere, technology, and middle-ground. Shades of "very light gray". typically aren't associated with food and restaurants. Continental AG, Duolingo, and LinkedIn are three companies using this color in their branding.

Breakdown of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccccd2)

#ccccd2 is made up of (204, 204, 210) in RGB colorspace and (2.86, 2.86, 0.00, 17.65) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13421778 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cccccc. Black should be used ontop of #ccccd2 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ccccd2. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ccccd2 luma #204.47
Websafe hex #cccccc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(204, 204, 210) 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, 210.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (78.10, 0.05, -2.03)
cmyk cmyk(2.86, 2.86, 0.00, 17.65) 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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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccccd2)

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" #ccccd2 and the second color is called the "compliment" #d1d1cc.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccccd2)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #ccccd2 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #d1d1cc.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccccd2)

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 6246 North Star (#ccccd2)

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 6246 North Star (#ccccd2)

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 #ccccd2

When you combine pure white with this color, #ccccd2, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #ccccd2

Darker shades are produced by blending #ccccd2 with black

Tones of #ccccd2

Tones of #ccccd2 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #ccccd2

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 #ccccd2 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ccccd2 → #d1d1cc
#ccccd2 → #dbdbdf
#ccccd2 → #000000
#ccccd2 → #ceccd1
#ccccd2 → #7a7a7e
#ccccd2 → #ccced1

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccccd2) in different environments

Seeing #ccccd2 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 #ccccd2 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccccd2)

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

#ccccd2might 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 #ccccd2

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#ccccd2. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

LinkedIn
Bower
AIESEC
Continental AG
Duolingo

Programming Language Syntax for #ccccd2

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 #ccccd2
Java new Color(204, 204, 210);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 204, 204, 210);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:204 green:204 blue:210 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(204f, 204f, 210f);
Swift UIColor(red:204, green:204, blue:210, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $d2cccc
Python Color('#ccccd2')

Base Conversions of hex color #ccccd2

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ccccd2. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13421778 while the individual RGB conversions are: 204, 204, 210.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001100 11001100 11010010
Hex cc cc d2
Octal 314 314 322
Decimal 204 204 210

Icons incorporating the color #ccccd2

If you're considering using #ccccd2 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #ccccd2 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #ccccd2 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 #ccccd2 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ccccd2 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ccccd2 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ccccd2 background.
This text is hex color #ccccd2 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ccccd2 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ccccd2 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ccccd2 and white (#ffffff) background.