Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6281 Wallflower (#d6ccd1) color information

#d6ccd1 is the hex color code that may be mistaken for "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6281 Wallflower" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "very light gray". When people spot this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6281 Wallflower (#d6ccd1), in brand logos, 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.

#d6ccd1 Breakdown

#d6ccd1 is made up of (214, 204, 209) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 4.67, 2.34, 16.08) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14077137 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cccccc. Black should be used ontop of #d6ccd1 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d6ccd1. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d6ccd1 luma #207.35
Websafe hex #cccccc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(214, 204, 209) Adobe RGB (211.00, 202.00, 207.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(84%, 80%, 82%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6281 Wallflower
rgba rgba(214.0, 204.0, 209.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (78.74, 4.77, -1.17)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 4.67, 2.34, 16.08) CIE-L*ab (82.91, 4.94, -1.25)
hsv hsv(330.00, 11.11, 82.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (82.91, 5.10, 345.80)
hsb hsb(330.00, 4.76, 84.00) CIE-L*uv (82.91, 6.29, -2.76)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6281 Wallflower (#d6ccd1)

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" #d6ccd1 and the second color is called the "compliment" #ccd6d1.

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 6281 Wallflower (#d6ccd1)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #d6ccd1 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #ccd6d1.

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 6281 Wallflower (#d6ccd1)

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 6281 Wallflower (#d6ccd1)

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 6281 Wallflower (#d6ccd1)

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.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6281 Wallflower (#d6ccd1)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #d6ccd1 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #d6ccd1

When you combine pure black with this color, #d6ccd1, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #d6ccd1

Tones are produced by blending #d6ccd1 with gray

#d6ccd1 in 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 #d6ccd1 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d6ccd1 → #ccd6d1
#d6ccd1 → #e2dbde
#d6ccd1 → #000000
#d6ccd1 → #d6cccc
#d6ccd1 → #807a7d
#d6ccd1 → #d6ccd6

How #d6ccd1 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #d6ccd1 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 #d6ccd1 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#d6ccd1 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.

#d6ccd1might 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.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6281 Wallflower (#d6ccd1)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#d6ccd1. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#d6ccd1 in programming

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 #d6ccd1
Java new Color(214, 204, 209);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 214, 204, 209);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:214 green:204 blue:209 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(214f, 204f, 209f);
Swift UIColor(red:214, green:204, blue:209, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $d1ccd6
Python Color('#d6ccd1')

Base Conversions of hex color #d6ccd1

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d6ccd1. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14077137 while the individual RGB conversions are: 214, 204, 209.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11010110 11001100 11010001
Hex d6 cc d1
Octal 326 314 321
Decimal 214 204 209

Icons incorporating the color #d6ccd1

If you're considering using #d6ccd1 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #d6ccd1 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #d6ccd1 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 #d6ccd1 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #d6ccd1 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #d6ccd1 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d6ccd1 background.
This text is hex color #d6ccd1 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #d6ccd1 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d6ccd1 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d6ccd1 and white (#ffffff) background.