Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6369 Tassel (#cd8b4f) color information

#cd8b4f is the hex color code that is very close to "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6369 Tassel" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "light brown". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6369 Tassel (#cd8b4f), in advertisements, they may think of some of these attributes: being natural, serious, something competitive, argiculture, and longevity. This color isn't popular for technology.

#cd8b4f Breakdown

#cd8b4f is made up of (205, 139, 79) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 32.20, 61.46, 19.61) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13470543 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc9966. White should be used ontop of #cd8b4f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #cd8b4f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #cd8b4f luma #151.82
Websafe hex #cc9966 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(205, 139, 79) Adobe RGB (188.00, 137.00, 85.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(80%, 55%, 31%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6369 Tassel
rgba rgba(205.0, 139.0, 79.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (56.57, 17.90, 24.86)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 32.20, 61.46, 19.61) CIE-L*ab (63.34, 19.77, 40.91)
hsv hsv(29.39, 55.06, 55.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (63.34, 45.44, 64.21)
hsb hsb(29.39, 61.25, 80.00) CIE-L*uv (63.34, 51.90, 43.97)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6369 Tassel (#cd8b4f)

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" #cd8b4f and the second color is called the "compliment" #4f8fcc.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6369 Tassel (#cd8b4f)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #cd8b4f is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #4f8fcc.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6369 Tassel (#cd8b4f)

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 6369 Tassel (#cd8b4f)

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 6369 Tassel (#cd8b4f)

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 #cd8b4f

Lighter shades of #cd8b4f can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #cd8b4f

Darker shades of #cd8b4f can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #cd8b4f

Tones of #cd8b4f can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6369 Tassel (#cd8b4f) 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 #cd8b4f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#cd8b4f → #4f8fcc
#cd8b4f → #dcad83
#cd8b4f → #ffffff
#cd8b4f → #ccc94f
#cd8b4f → #7b532f
#cd8b4f → #cc4f51

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6369 Tassel (#cd8b4f) in different environments

Seeing #cd8b4f 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 #cd8b4f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#cd8b4f 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.

#cd8b4fmight 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.

#cd8b4f 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#cd8b4f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#cd8b4f 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 #cd8b4f
Java new Color(205, 139, 79);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 205, 139, 79);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:205 green:139 blue:79 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(205f, 139f, 79f);
Swift UIColor(red:205, green:139, blue:79, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $4f8bcd
Python Color('#cd8b4f')

Base Conversions of hex color #cd8b4f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #cd8b4f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13470543 while the individual RGB conversions are: 205, 139, 79.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001101 10001011 01001111
Hex cd 8b 4f
Octal 315 213 117
Decimal 205 139 79

Icons incorporating the color #cd8b4f

If you're considering using #cd8b4f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #cd8b4f on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #cd8b4f 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 #cd8b4f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #cd8b4f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #cd8b4f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #cd8b4f background.
This text is hex color #cd8b4f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #cd8b4f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #cd8b4f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #cd8b4f and white (#ffffff) background.