Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6691 Glitzy Gold (#d2a22a) color information

The hexidecimal color, #d2a22a, looks similar to "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6691 Glitzy Gold" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "generic orange". When people from western culture see this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6691 Glitzy Gold (#d2a22a), used in designs, the following may come to mind: warmth, friendliness, creativity, technology, and the home. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for clothing.

Breakdown of #d2a22a

#d2a22a is made up of (210, 162, 42) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 22.86, 80.00, 17.65) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13804074 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc9933. White should be used ontop of #d2a22a to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d2a22a. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d2a22a luma #162.63
Websafe hex #cc9933 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(210, 162, 42) Adobe RGB (196.00, 161.00, 58.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(82%, 64%, 16%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6691 Glitzy Gold
rgba rgba(210.0, 162.0, 42.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (63.25, 5.68, 34.61)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 22.86, 80.00, 17.65) CIE-L*ab (69.47, 6.29, 63.59)
hsv hsv(43.64, 67.35, 49.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (69.47, 63.90, 84.35)
hsb hsb(43.64, 80.49, 82.00) CIE-L*uv (69.47, 38.95, 66.68)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6691 Glitzy Gold (#d2a22a)

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" #d2a22a while the second is the "compliment" #2858d1.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6691 Glitzy Gold (#d2a22a)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #d2a22a is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #2858d1.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6691 Glitzy Gold (#d2a22a)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6691 Glitzy Gold (#d2a22a)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6691 Glitzy Gold (#d2a22a)

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.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter variations of #d2a22a

Lighter shades are produced by blending #d2a22a with white

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6691 Glitzy Gold (#d2a22a)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #d2a22a can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6691 Glitzy Gold (#d2a22a)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #d2a22a, tones are produced.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6691 Glitzy Gold (#d2a22a) 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 #d2a22a as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d2a22a → #2858d1
#d2a22a → #dfbd69
#d2a22a → #ffffff
#d2a22a → #acd128
#d2a22a → #7e6119
#d2a22a → #d14d28

#d2a22a in different lighting conditions

Seeing #d2a22a 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 #d2a22a could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #d2a22a

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

#d2a22amight 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.

#d2a22a 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#d2a22a. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#d2a22a 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 #d2a22a
Java new Color(210, 162, 42);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 210, 162, 42);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:210 green:162 blue:42 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(210f, 162f, 42f);
Swift UIColor(red:210, green:162, blue:42, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2aa2d2
Python Color('#d2a22a')

Base Conversions of hex color #d2a22a

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d2a22a. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13804074 while the individual RGB conversions are: 210, 162, 42.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11010010 10100010 00101010
Hex d2 a2 2a
Octal 322 242 52
Decimal 210 162 42

#d2a22a Icons

If you're considering using #d2a22a in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6691 Glitzy Gold (#d2a22a) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #d2a22a 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 #d2a22a on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #d2a22a on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #d2a22a background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d2a22a background.
This text is hex color #d2a22a on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #d2a22a on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d2a22a and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d2a22a and white (#ffffff) background.