Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccee3) color information

Hex color #cccee3 is a variation of "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "very light gray". When people spot this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccee3), in marketing and promotions, they might associate it with being transparent, sleek, elegant, technology, and something classic. This color isn't popular for health care.

Breakdown of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccee3)

#cccee3 is made up of (204, 206, 227) in RGB colorspace and (10.13, 9.25, 0.00, 10.98) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13422307 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cccccc. Black should be used ontop of #cccee3 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #cccee3. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #cccee3 luma #207.57
Websafe hex #cccccc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(204, 206, 227) Adobe RGB (203.00, 206.00, 226.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(80%, 81%, 89%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking
rgba rgba(204.0, 206.0, 227.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (79.37, 2.56, -10.40)
cmyk cmyk(10.13, 9.25, 0.00, 10.98) CIE-L*ab (83.44, 2.66, -10.51)
hsv hsv(233.33, 29.03, 84.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (83.44, 10.84, 284.20)
hsb hsb(233.33, 10.11, 89.00) CIE-L*uv (83.44, -3.20, -16.77)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccee3)

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" #cccee3 and the second color is called the "compliment" #e2e0cc.

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 6814 Breathtaking (#cccee3)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #cccee3 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #e2e0cc.

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 6814 Breathtaking (#cccee3)

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 6814 Breathtaking (#cccee3)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

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 6814 Breathtaking (#cccee3)

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 variations of #cccee3

When you combine pure white with this color, #cccee3, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #cccee3

Darker shades of #cccee3 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #cccee3

Tones are produced by blending #cccee3 with gray

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccee3) 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 #cccee3 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#cccee3 → #e2e0cc
#cccee3 → #dbdceb
#cccee3 → #000000
#cccee3 → #d4cce2
#cccee3 → #7a7b88
#cccee3 → #ccdae2

How #cccee3 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #cccee3 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 #cccee3 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6814 Breathtaking (#cccee3)

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

#cccee3might 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.

#cccee3 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#cccee3. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#cccee3 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 #cccee3
Java new Color(204, 206, 227);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 204, 206, 227);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:204 green:206 blue:227 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(204f, 206f, 227f);
Swift UIColor(red:204, green:206, blue:227, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $e3cecc
Python Color('#cccee3')

Base Conversions of hex color #cccee3

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #cccee3. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13422307 while the individual RGB conversions are: 204, 206, 227.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001100 11001110 11100011
Hex cc ce e3
Octal 314 316 343
Decimal 204 206 227

Icons incorporating the color #cccee3

If you're considering using #cccee3 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #cccee3 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #cccee3 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 #cccee3 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #cccee3 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #cccee3 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #cccee3 background.
This text is hex color #cccee3 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #cccee3 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #cccee3 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #cccee3 and white (#ffffff) background.