Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6821 Potentially Purple (#d2cddc) color information

Hex color #d2cddc should not to be confused with "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6821 Potentially Purple" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "very light gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6821 Potentially Purple (#d2cddc), in designs, they might associate it with being clean, glamorous, elegant, the home, and accessibility. This color isn't popular for health care.

Breakdown of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6821 Potentially Purple (#d2cddc)

#d2cddc is made up of (210, 205, 220) in RGB colorspace and (4.55, 6.82, 0.00, 13.73) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13815260 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cccccc. Black should be used ontop of #d2cddc to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d2cddc. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d2cddc luma #207.99
Websafe hex #cccccc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(210, 205, 220) Adobe RGB (207.00, 203.00, 218.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(82%, 80%, 86%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6821 Potentially Purple
rgba rgba(210.0, 205.0, 220.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (78.74, 4.77, -6.64)
cmyk cmyk(4.55, 6.82, 0.00, 13.73) CIE-L*ab (82.91, 4.94, -6.87)
hsv hsv(260.00, 17.65, 83.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (82.91, 8.46, 305.72)
hsb hsb(260.00, 6.98, 86.00) CIE-L*uv (82.91, 2.51, -11.41)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6821 Potentially Purple (#d2cddc)

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" #d2cddc and the second color is called the "compliment" #d6dbcb.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6821 Potentially Purple (#d2cddc)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #d2cddc is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #d6dbcb.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6821 Potentially Purple (#d2cddc)

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 6821 Potentially Purple (#d2cddc)

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 6821 Potentially Purple (#d2cddc)

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 #d2cddc

When you combine pure white with this color, #d2cddc, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #d2cddc

Darker shades are produced by blending #d2cddc with black

Tones of #d2cddc

Tones of #d2cddc can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #d2cddc

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 #d2cddc as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d2cddc → #d6dbcb
#d2cddc → #dfdce6
#d2cddc → #000000
#d2cddc → #d8cbdb
#d2cddc → #7e7b84
#d2cddc → #cbcedb

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6821 Potentially Purple (#d2cddc) in different environments

Seeing #d2cddc 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 #d2cddc could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6821 Potentially Purple (#d2cddc)

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

#d2cddcmight 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 #d2cddc

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#d2cddc. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #d2cddc

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 #d2cddc
Java new Color(210, 205, 220);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 210, 205, 220);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:210 green:205 blue:220 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(210f, 205f, 220f);
Swift UIColor(red:210, green:205, blue:220, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $dccdd2
Python Color('#d2cddc')

Base Conversions of hex color #d2cddc

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d2cddc. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13815260 while the individual RGB conversions are: 210, 205, 220.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11010010 11001101 11011100
Hex d2 cd dc
Octal 322 315 334
Decimal 210 205 220

Icons incorporating the color #d2cddc

If you're considering using #d2cddc in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #d2cddc on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #d2cddc 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 #d2cddc on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #d2cddc on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #d2cddc background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d2cddc background.
This text is hex color #d2cddc on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #d2cddc on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d2cddc and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d2cddc and white (#ffffff) background.