Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccce6) color information

#cccce6 is the hex color code that should not to be confused with "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "very light gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccce6), in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: being clean, sleek, sincere, the home, and something classic. This color isn't popular for food and restaurants.

#cccce6 Breakdown

#cccce6 is made up of (204, 204, 230) in RGB colorspace and (11.30, 11.30, 0.00, 9.80) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13421798 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccccff. Black should be used ontop of #cccce6 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #cccce6. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #cccce6 luma #206.73
Websafe hex #ccccff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(204, 204, 230) Adobe RGB (204.00, 203.00, 227.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(80%, 80%, 90%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking
rgba rgba(204.0, 204.0, 230.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (78.74, 4.77, -12.11)
cmyk cmyk(11.30, 11.30, 0.00, 9.80) CIE-L*ab (82.91, 4.94, -12.16)
hsv hsv(240.00, 33.33, 85.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (82.91, 13.13, 292.11)
hsb hsb(240.00, 11.11, 90.00) CIE-L*uv (82.91, -1.15, -19.76)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccce6)

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" #cccce6 while the second is the "compliment" #e5e5cc.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccce6)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #cccce6 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #e5e5cc.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccce6)

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 6814 Breathtaking (#cccce6)

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 6814 Breathtaking (#cccce6)

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 variations of #cccce6

Lighter shades of #cccce6 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #cccce6

Darker shades of #cccce6 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccce6)'s Tones

Tones of #cccce6 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccce6) 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 #cccce6 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#cccce6 → #e5e5cc
#cccce6 → #dbdbed
#cccce6 → #000000
#cccce6 → #d8cce5
#cccce6 → #7a7a8a
#cccce6 → #ccd8e5

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccce6) in different environments

Seeing #cccce6 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 #cccce6 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#cccce6 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.

#cccce6might 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.

#cccce6 popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#cccce6. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#cccce6 in coding

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 #cccce6
Java new Color(204, 204, 230);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 204, 204, 230);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:204 green:204 blue:230 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(204f, 204f, 230f);
Swift UIColor(red:204, green:204, blue:230, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $e6cccc
Python Color('#cccce6')

Base Conversions of hex color #cccce6

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #cccce6. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13421798 while the individual RGB conversions are: 204, 204, 230.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001100 11001100 11100110
Hex cc cc e6
Octal 314 314 346
Decimal 204 204 230

Icons incorporating the color #cccce6

If you're considering using #cccce6 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #cccce6 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #cccce6 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 #cccce6 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #cccce6 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #cccce6 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #cccce6 background.
This text is hex color #cccce6 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #cccce6 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #cccce6 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #cccce6 and white (#ffffff) background.