Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccee1) color information

The hexidecimal color, #cccee1, almost matches the color named "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "very light gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccee1), in media, the following may come to mind: being clean, modern or futuristic, graceful, the home, and middle-ground. This color isn't popular for agriculture.

Breakdown of #cccee1

#cccee1 is made up of (204, 206, 225) in RGB colorspace and (9.33, 8.44, 0.00, 11.76) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13422305 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cccccc. Black should be used ontop of #cccee1 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #cccee1. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #cccee1 luma #207.34
Websafe hex #cccccc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(204, 206, 225) Adobe RGB (204.00, 206.00, 223.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(80%, 81%, 88%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking
rgba rgba(204.0, 206.0, 225.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (79.37, 2.56, -8.85)
cmyk cmyk(9.33, 8.44, 0.00, 11.76) CIE-L*ab (83.44, 2.66, -9.02)
hsv hsv(232.50, 25.00, 84.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (83.44, 9.40, 286.43)
hsb hsb(232.50, 9.09, 88.00) CIE-L*uv (83.44, -2.18, -14.41)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccee1)

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" #cccee1 and the second color is called the "compliment" #e0ddcc.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccee1)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #cccee1 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #e0ddcc.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccee1)

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 6814 Breathtaking (#cccee1)

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 (#cccee1)

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.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccee1)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #cccee1 with white

Darker variations of #cccee1

When you combine pure black with this color, #cccee1, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #cccee1

Tones of #cccee1 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#cccee1 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 #cccee1 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#cccee1 → #e0ddcc
#cccee1 → #dbdcea
#cccee1 → #000000
#cccee1 → #d3cce0
#cccee1 → #7a7b87
#cccee1 → #ccd8e0

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccee1) in different environments

Seeing #cccee1 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 #cccee1 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #cccee1

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

#cccee1might 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 6814 Breathtaking (#cccee1)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#cccee1. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#cccee1 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 #cccee1
Java new Color(204, 206, 225);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 204, 206, 225);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:204 green:206 blue:225 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(204f, 206f, 225f);
Swift UIColor(red:204, green:206, blue:225, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $e1cecc
Python Color('#cccee1')

Base Conversions of hex color #cccee1

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #cccee1. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13422305 while the individual RGB conversions are: 204, 206, 225.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001100 11001110 11100001
Hex cc ce e1
Octal 314 316 341
Decimal 204 206 225

Icons incorporating the color #cccee1

If you're considering using #cccee1 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #cccee1 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #cccee1 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 #cccee1 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #cccee1 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #cccee1 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #cccee1 background.
This text is hex color #cccee1 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #cccee1 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #cccee1 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #cccee1 and white (#ffffff) background.