Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7666 Fleur de Sel (#dbddd8) color information

The hexidecimal color, #dbddd8, looks similar to "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7666 Fleur de Sel" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "very light gray". When people from western culture see this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7666 Fleur de Sel (#dbddd8), used in advertising materials, the following may come to mind: being simplistic, sleek, graceful, travel, and something classic. Colors labeled as "very light gray" are rarely tied to agriculture. Evernote is a brand that uses this color.

#dbddd8 Breakdown

#dbddd8 is made up of (219, 221, 216) in RGB colorspace and (0.90, 0.00, 2.26, 13.33) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14409176 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cccccc. Black should be used ontop of #dbddd8 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #dbddd8. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #dbddd8 luma #219.62
Websafe hex #cccccc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(219, 221, 216) Adobe RGB (220.00, 220.00, 216.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(86%, 87%, 85%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7666 Fleur de Sel
rgba rgba(219.0, 221.0, 216.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (84.85, -0.93, 1.74)
cmyk cmyk(0.90, 0.00, 2.26, 13.33) CIE-L*ab (87.97, -0.95, 1.84)
hsv hsv(90.02, 7.14, 86.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (87.97, 2.07, 117.31)
hsb hsb(90.02, 2.30, 87.00) CIE-L*uv (87.97, -0.19, 2.97)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7666 Fleur de Sel (#dbddd8)

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" #dbddd8 while the second is the "compliment" #dbd8dd.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7666 Fleur de Sel (#dbddd8)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #dbddd8 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #dbd8dd.

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 7666 Fleur de Sel (#dbddd8)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these 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 7666 Fleur de Sel (#dbddd8)

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

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 7666 Fleur de Sel (#dbddd8)

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 7666 Fleur de Sel (#dbddd8)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #dbddd8 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #dbddd8

When you combine pure black with this color, #dbddd8, darker shades are produced.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7666 Fleur de Sel (#dbddd8)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #dbddd8 with gray

#dbddd8 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 #dbddd8 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#dbddd8 → #dbd8dd
#dbddd8 → #e5e7e3
#dbddd8 → #000000
#dbddd8 → #d8ddd8
#dbddd8 → #838481
#dbddd8 → #ddddd8

How #dbddd8 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #dbddd8 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 #dbddd8 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#dbddd8 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.

#dbddd8might 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 7666 Fleur de Sel (#dbddd8)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#dbddd8. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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#dbddd8 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 #dbddd8
Java new Color(219, 221, 216);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 219, 221, 216);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:219 green:221 blue:216 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(219f, 221f, 216f);
Swift UIColor(red:219, green:221, blue:216, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $d8dddb
Python Color('#dbddd8')

Base Conversions of hex color #dbddd8

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #dbddd8. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14409176 while the individual RGB conversions are: 219, 221, 216.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011011 11011101 11011000
Hex db dd d8
Octal 333 335 330
Decimal 219 221 216

#dbddd8 Icons

If you're considering using #dbddd8 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 7666 Fleur de Sel (#dbddd8) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #dbddd8 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 #dbddd8 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #dbddd8 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #dbddd8 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #dbddd8 background.
This text is hex color #dbddd8 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #dbddd8 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #dbddd8 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #dbddd8 and white (#ffffff) background.