Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6657 Amber Wave (#d98148) color information

The hexidecimal color, #d98148, is very close to "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6657 Amber Wave" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "light brown". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6657 Amber Wave (#d98148), in brand logos, the following may come to mind: being natural, more masculine than feminine, underutilized, argiculture, and conservation. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for finance.

Breakdown of #d98148

#d98148 is made up of (217, 129, 72) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 40.55, 66.82, 14.90) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14254408 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc9933. White should be used ontop of #d98148 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d98148. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d98148 luma #148.74
Websafe hex #cc9933 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(217, 129, 72) Adobe RGB (197.00, 127.00, 76.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(85%, 51%, 28%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6657 Amber Wave
rgba rgba(217.0, 129.0, 72.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (55.68, 27.80, 26.27)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 40.55, 66.82, 14.90) CIE-L*ab (62.51, 29.95, 45.12)
hsv hsv(24.21, 65.52, 56.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (62.51, 54.16, 56.42)
hsb hsb(24.21, 67.06, 85.00) CIE-L*uv (62.51, 70.97, 44.79)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6657 Amber Wave (#d98148)

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" #d98148 while the second is the "compliment" #479ed8.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6657 Amber Wave (#d98148)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #d98148 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #479ed8.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6657 Amber Wave (#d98148)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these 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 6657 Amber Wave (#d98148)

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

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6657 Amber Wave (#d98148)

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.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6657 Amber Wave (#d98148)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #d98148 with white

Darker variations of #d98148

When you combine pure black with this color, #d98148, darker shades are produced.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6657 Amber Wave (#d98148)'s Tones

Tones of #d98148 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#d98148 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 #d98148 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d98148 → #479ed8
#d98148 → #e4a67e
#d98148 → #ffffff
#d98148 → #d8ca47
#d98148 → #824d2b
#d98148 → #d84755

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6657 Amber Wave (#d98148) in different environments

Seeing #d98148 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 #d98148 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #d98148

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

#d98148might 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 6657 Amber Wave (#d98148)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#d98148. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#d98148 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 #d98148
Java new Color(217, 129, 72);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 217, 129, 72);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:217 green:129 blue:72 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(217f, 129f, 72f);
Swift UIColor(red:217, green:129, blue:72, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $4881d9
Python Color('#d98148')

Base Conversions of hex color #d98148

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d98148. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14254408 while the individual RGB conversions are: 217, 129, 72.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011001 10000001 01001000
Hex d9 81 48
Octal 331 201 110
Decimal 217 129 72

#d98148 Icons

If you're considering using #d98148 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 6657 Amber Wave (#d98148) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #d98148 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 #d98148 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #d98148 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #d98148 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d98148 background.
This text is hex color #d98148 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #d98148 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d98148 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d98148 and white (#ffffff) background.