[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6504 Sky High (#dce7e8) color information

The hexidecimal color, #dce7e8, is commonly known by the name "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6504 Sky High". This color is described as "very light gray". When people spot this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6504 Sky High (#dce7e8), in media, the following may come to mind: being transparent, glamorous, graceful, technology, and accessibility. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for agriculture. Twitter is a brand that uses this color.

Breakdown of #dce7e8

#dce7e8 is made up of (220, 231, 232) in RGB colorspace and (5.17, 0.43, 0.00, 9.02) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14477288 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccffff. Black should be used ontop of #dce7e8 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #dce7e8. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #dce7e8 luma #227.59
Websafe hex #ccffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(220, 231, 232) Adobe RGB (222.00, 232.00, 232.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(86%, 91%, 91%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6504 Sky High
rgba rgba(220.0, 231.0, 232.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (88.88, -4.26, -1.37)
cmyk cmyk(5.17, 0.43, 0.00, 9.02) CIE-L*ab (91.23, -4.32, -1.41)
hsv hsv(180.02, 21.74, 88.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (91.23, 4.54, 198.08)
hsb hsb(180.02, 5.49, 91.00) CIE-L*uv (91.23, -7.10, -1.41)
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CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6504 Sky High (#dce7e8)

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" #dce7e8 and the second color is called the "compliment" #e8dbdb.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6504 Sky High (#dce7e8)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #dce7e8 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #e8dbdb.

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

Triadic Colors of [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6504 Sky High (#dce7e8)

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 [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6504 Sky High (#dce7e8)

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 [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6504 Sky High (#dce7e8)

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.

Lighter shades of #dce7e8

Lighter shades are produced by blending #dce7e8 with white

Darker shades of #dce7e8

Darker shades are produced by blending #dce7e8 with black

Tones of #dce7e8

Tones are produced by blending #dce7e8 with gray

Gradients including #dce7e8

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 #dce7e8 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#dce7e8 → #e8dbdb
#dce7e8 → #e6eeee
#dce7e8 → #000000
#dce7e8 → #dbe1e8
#dce7e8 → #848a8b
#dce7e8 → #dbe8e1

How #dce7e8 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #dce7e8 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 #dce7e8 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #dce7e8

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

#dce7e8might 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 #dce7e8

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#dce7e8. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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Programming Language Syntax for #dce7e8

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 #dce7e8
Java new Color(220, 231, 232);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 220, 231, 232);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:220 green:231 blue:232 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(220f, 231f, 232f);
Swift UIColor(red:220, green:231, blue:232, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $e8e7dc
Python Color('#dce7e8')

Base Conversions of hex color #dce7e8

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #dce7e8. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14477288 while the individual RGB conversions are: 220, 231, 232.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011100 11100111 11101000
Hex dc e7 e8
Octal 334 347 350
Decimal 220 231 232

#dce7e8 Icons

If you're considering using #dce7e8 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6504 Sky High (#dce7e8) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #dce7e8 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 #dce7e8 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #dce7e8 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #dce7e8 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #dce7e8 background.
This text is hex color #dce7e8 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #dce7e8 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #dce7e8 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #dce7e8 and white (#ffffff) background.