Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccced3) color information

#ccced3 is the hex color code that almost matches the color named "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star" 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 6246 North Star (#ccced3), in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: being clean, sleek, sincere, the home, and something classic. Shades of "very light gray". typically aren't associated with food and restaurants. LinkedIn, Auth0, and NZXT have ties to this color.

#ccced3 Breakdown

#ccced3 is made up of (204, 206, 211) in RGB colorspace and (3.32, 2.37, 0.00, 17.25) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13422291 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cccccc. Black should be used ontop of #ccced3 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ccced3. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ccced3 luma #205.76
Websafe hex #cccccc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(204, 206, 211) Adobe RGB (204.00, 205.00, 210.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(80%, 81%, 83%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star
rgba rgba(204.0, 206.0, 211.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (78.74, 0.16, -2.73)
cmyk cmyk(3.32, 2.37, 0.00, 17.25) CIE-L*ab (82.91, 0.17, -2.89)
hsv hsv(220.00, 8.11, 81.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (82.91, 2.89, 273.37)
hsb hsb(220.00, 3.61, 83.00) CIE-L*uv (82.91, -1.62, -4.43)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccced3)

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" #ccced3 while the second is the "compliment" #d3d1cc.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccced3)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #ccced3 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #d3d1cc.

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 (#ccced3)

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 6246 North Star (#ccced3)

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 (#ccced3)

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 #ccced3

Lighter shades of #ccced3 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #ccced3

Darker shades of #ccced3 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccced3)'s Tones

Tones of #ccced3 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccced3) 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 #ccced3 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ccced3 → #d3d1cc
#ccced3 → #dbdce0
#ccced3 → #000000
#ccced3 → #cdccd3
#ccced3 → #7a7b7e
#ccced3 → #ccd2d3

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6246 North Star (#ccced3) in different environments

Seeing #ccced3 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 #ccced3 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#ccced3 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.

#ccced3might 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.

#ccced3 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#ccced3. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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#ccced3 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 #ccced3
Java new Color(204, 206, 211);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 204, 206, 211);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:204 green:206 blue:211 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(204f, 206f, 211f);
Swift UIColor(red:204, green:206, blue:211, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $d3cecc
Python Color('#ccced3')

Base Conversions of hex color #ccced3

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ccced3. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13422291 while the individual RGB conversions are: 204, 206, 211.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001100 11001110 11010011
Hex cc ce d3
Octal 314 316 323
Decimal 204 206 211

Icons incorporating the color #ccced3

If you're considering using #ccced3 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #ccced3 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #ccced3 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 #ccced3 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ccced3 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ccced3 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ccced3 background.
This text is hex color #ccced3 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ccced3 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ccced3 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ccced3 and white (#ffffff) background.