Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6533 Mild Blue (#ccd9d8) color information

#ccd9d8 is the hex color code that is close to the color named "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6533 Mild Blue" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "very light gray". When people spot this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6533 Mild Blue (#ccd9d8), in advertising materials, 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. Sterling Hotels uses this color in their branding.

Breakdown of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6533 Mild Blue (#ccd9d8)

#ccd9d8 is made up of (204, 217, 216) in RGB colorspace and (5.99, 0.00, 0.46, 14.90) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13425112 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cccccc. Black should be used ontop of #ccd9d8 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ccd9d8. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ccd9d8 luma #212.78
Websafe hex #cccccc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(204, 217, 216) Adobe RGB (206.00, 215.00, 215.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(80%, 85%, 85%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6533 Mild Blue
rgba rgba(204.0, 217.0, 216.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (81.85, -3.73, -1.54)
cmyk cmyk(5.99, 0.00, 0.46, 14.90) CIE-L*ab (85.50, -3.89, -1.62)
hsv hsv(180.02, 14.29, 82.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (85.50, 4.21, 202.61)
hsb hsb(180.02, 5.88, 85.00) CIE-L*uv (85.50, -6.55, -1.80)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6533 Mild Blue (#ccd9d8)

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" #ccd9d8 and the second color is called the "compliment" #d8cccc.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6533 Mild Blue (#ccd9d8)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #ccd9d8 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #d8cccc.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6533 Mild Blue (#ccd9d8)

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 6533 Mild Blue (#ccd9d8)

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 6533 Mild Blue (#ccd9d8)

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 #ccd9d8

When you combine pure white with this color, #ccd9d8, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #ccd9d8

Darker shades are produced by blending #ccd9d8 with black

Tones of #ccd9d8

Tones of #ccd9d8 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #ccd9d8

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 #ccd9d8 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ccd9d8 → #d8cccc
#ccd9d8 → #dbe4e3
#ccd9d8 → #000000
#ccd9d8 → #ccd2d8
#ccd9d8 → #7a8281
#ccd9d8 → #ccd8d2

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6533 Mild Blue (#ccd9d8) in different environments

Seeing #ccd9d8 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 #ccd9d8 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6533 Mild Blue (#ccd9d8)

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

#ccd9d8might 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 #ccd9d8

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#ccd9d8. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Sterling Hotels

Programming Language Syntax for #ccd9d8

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 #ccd9d8
Java new Color(204, 217, 216);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 204, 217, 216);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:204 green:217 blue:216 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(204f, 217f, 216f);
Swift UIColor(red:204, green:217, blue:216, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $d8d9cc
Python Color('#ccd9d8')

Base Conversions of hex color #ccd9d8

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ccd9d8. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13425112 while the individual RGB conversions are: 204, 217, 216.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001100 11011001 11011000
Hex cc d9 d8
Octal 314 331 330
Decimal 204 217 216

Icons incorporating the color #ccd9d8

If you're considering using #ccd9d8 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #ccd9d8 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #ccd9d8 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 #ccd9d8 on a solid black (#000000) background.
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This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ccd9d8 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ccd9d8 background.
This text is hex color #ccd9d8 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ccd9d8 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ccd9d8 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ccd9d8 and white (#ffffff) background.