Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6585 Coming up Roses (#dd6d87) color information

Hex color #dd6d87 should not to be confused with "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6585 Coming up Roses" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "light red". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6585 Coming up Roses (#dd6d87), in designs, they might associate it with generally strong emotions, safety and comfort, an increased heart rate, technology, and anger. Colors labeled as "light red" are rarely tied to finance and wealth.

Breakdown of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6585 Coming up Roses (#dd6d87)

#dd6d87 is made up of (221, 109, 135) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 50.68, 38.91, 13.33) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14511495 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc6699. White should be used ontop of #dd6d87 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #dd6d87. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #dd6d87 luma #145.32
Websafe hex #cc6699 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(221, 109, 135) Adobe RGB (197.00, 107.00, 132.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(87%, 43%, 53%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6585 Coming up Roses
rgba rgba(221.0, 109.0, 135.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (52.92, 45.88, 5.22)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 50.68, 38.91, 13.33) CIE-L*ab (59.89, 47.59, 6.76)
hsv hsv(346.36, 62.86, 65.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (59.89, 48.07, 8.08)
hsb hsb(346.36, 50.57, 87.00) CIE-L*uv (59.89, 77.51, 0.05)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6585 Coming up Roses (#dd6d87)

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" #dd6d87 and the second color is called the "compliment" #6dddc3.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6585 Coming up Roses (#dd6d87)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #dd6d87 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #6dddc3.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6585 Coming up Roses (#dd6d87)

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 6585 Coming up Roses (#dd6d87)

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 6585 Coming up Roses (#dd6d87)

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 #dd6d87

When you combine pure white with this color, #dd6d87, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #dd6d87

Darker shades are produced by blending #dd6d87 with black

Tones of #dd6d87

Tones of #dd6d87 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #dd6d87

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 #dd6d87 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#dd6d87 → #6dddc3
#dd6d87 → #e798ab
#dd6d87 → #ffffff
#dd6d87 → #dd8b6d
#dd6d87 → #844151
#dd6d87 → #dd6dbf

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6585 Coming up Roses (#dd6d87) in different environments

Seeing #dd6d87 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 #dd6d87 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6585 Coming up Roses (#dd6d87)

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

#dd6d87might 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 #dd6d87

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#dd6d87. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #dd6d87

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 #dd6d87
Java new Color(221, 109, 135);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 221, 109, 135);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:221 green:109 blue:135 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(221f, 109f, 135f);
Swift UIColor(red:221, green:109, blue:135, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $876ddd
Python Color('#dd6d87')

Base Conversions of hex color #dd6d87

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #dd6d87. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14511495 while the individual RGB conversions are: 221, 109, 135.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011101 01101101 10000111
Hex dd 6d 87
Octal 335 155 207
Decimal 221 109 135

#dd6d87 Icons

If you're considering using #dd6d87 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 6585 Coming up Roses (#dd6d87) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #dd6d87 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.

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This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #dd6d87 and white (#ffffff) background.
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