Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6428 Honeydew (#d8d7bf) color information

#d8d7bf is the hex color code that may be mistaken for "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6428 Honeydew" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "very light gray". When people spot this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6428 Honeydew (#d8d7bf), in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: being transparent, modern or futuristic, sincere, technology, and middle-ground. This color isn't popular for food and restaurants. University of Texas and Texas A&M University use this color in their branding.

Breakdown of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6428 Honeydew (#d8d7bf)

#d8d7bf is made up of (216, 215, 191) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 0.46, 11.57, 15.29) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14211007 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cccccc. Black should be used ontop of #d8d7bf to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d8d7bf. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d8d7bf luma #212.37
Websafe hex #cccccc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(216, 215, 191) Adobe RGB (215.00, 214.00, 191.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(85%, 84%, 75%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6428 Honeydew
rgba rgba(216.0, 215.0, 191.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (81.85, -3.73, 10.49)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 0.46, 11.57, 15.29) CIE-L*ab (85.50, -3.89, 11.95)
hsv hsv(54.00, 25.00, 80.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (85.50, 12.57, 108.03)
hsb hsb(54.00, 11.76, 85.00) CIE-L*uv (85.50, 1.69, 18.22)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6428 Honeydew (#d8d7bf)

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" #d8d7bf and the second color is called the "compliment" #bfc1d8.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6428 Honeydew (#d8d7bf)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #d8d7bf is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #bfc1d8.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6428 Honeydew (#d8d7bf)

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 6428 Honeydew (#d8d7bf)

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 6428 Honeydew (#d8d7bf)

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 #d8d7bf

When you combine pure white with this color, #d8d7bf, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #d8d7bf

Darker shades are produced by blending #d8d7bf with black

Tones of #d8d7bf

Tones of #d8d7bf can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #d8d7bf

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 #d8d7bf as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d8d7bf → #bfc1d8
#d8d7bf → #e3e3d2
#d8d7bf → #000000
#d8d7bf → #ced8bf
#d8d7bf → #818172
#d8d7bf → #d8c9bf

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6428 Honeydew (#d8d7bf) in different environments

Seeing #d8d7bf 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 #d8d7bf could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6428 Honeydew (#d8d7bf)

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

#d8d7bfmight 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 #d8d7bf

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#d8d7bf. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Texas A&M University
University of Texas

Programming Language Syntax for #d8d7bf

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 #d8d7bf
Java new Color(216, 215, 191);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 216, 215, 191);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:216 green:215 blue:191 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(216f, 215f, 191f);
Swift UIColor(red:216, green:215, blue:191, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $bfd7d8
Python Color('#d8d7bf')

Base Conversions of hex color #d8d7bf

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d8d7bf. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14211007 while the individual RGB conversions are: 216, 215, 191.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011000 11010111 10111111
Hex d8 d7 bf
Octal 330 327 277
Decimal 216 215 191

Icons incorporating the color #d8d7bf

If you're considering using #d8d7bf in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #d8d7bf on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #d8d7bf 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 #d8d7bf on a solid black (#000000) background.
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This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d8d7bf background.
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This text is hex color #d8d7bf on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d8d7bf and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d8d7bf and white (#ffffff) background.