Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6678 Sunflower (#e5922d) color information

#e5922d is the hex color code that looks similar to "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6678 Sunflower" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "generic orange". When people from western culture see this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6678 Sunflower (#e5922d), used in advertising materials, they may think of some of these attributes: warmth, being encouraged to participate, being centrally-located, technology, and technology. Colors labeled as "generic orange" are rarely tied to finance and wealth.

#e5922d Breakdown

#e5922d is made up of (229, 146, 45) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 36.24, 80.35, 10.20) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15045165 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc9933. White should be used ontop of #e5922d to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #e5922d. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #e5922d luma #159.26
Websafe hex #cc9933 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(229, 146, 45) Adobe RGB (209.00, 143.00, 54.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(90%, 57%, 18%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6678 Sunflower
rgba rgba(229.0, 146.0, 45.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (60.83, 23.35, 33.69)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 36.24, 80.35, 10.20) CIE-L*ab (67.28, 24.88, 63.46)
hsv hsv(32.50, 78.26, 54.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (67.28, 68.16, 68.59)
hsb hsb(32.50, 80.00, 90.00) CIE-L*uv (67.28, 69.99, 60.90)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6678 Sunflower (#e5922d)

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" #e5922d while the second is the "compliment" #2d83e5.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6678 Sunflower (#e5922d)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #e5922d is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #2d83e5.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6678 Sunflower (#e5922d)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6678 Sunflower (#e5922d)

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

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6678 Sunflower (#e5922d)

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.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter shades of #e5922d

Lighter shades of #e5922d can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6678 Sunflower (#e5922d)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #e5922d with black

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6678 Sunflower (#e5922d)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #e5922d, tones are produced.

Gradients including #e5922d

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 #e5922d as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#e5922d → #2d83e5
#e5922d → #ecb26c
#e5922d → #ffffff
#e5922d → #dfe52d
#e5922d → #89571b
#e5922d → #e5342d

#e5922d in different lighting conditions

Seeing #e5922d 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 #e5922d could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#e5922d 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.

#e5922dmight 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 #e5922d

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#e5922d. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #e5922d

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 #e5922d
Java new Color(229, 146, 45);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 229, 146, 45);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:229 green:146 blue:45 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(229f, 146f, 45f);
Swift UIColor(red:229, green:146, blue:45, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2d92e5
Python Color('#e5922d')

Base Conversions of hex color #e5922d

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #e5922d. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15045165 while the individual RGB conversions are: 229, 146, 45.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11100101 10010010 00101101
Hex e5 92 2d
Octal 345 222 55
Decimal 229 146 45

#e5922d Icons

If you're considering using #e5922d 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 6678 Sunflower (#e5922d) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #e5922d 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 #e5922d on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #e5922d on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #e5922d background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #e5922d background.
This text is hex color #e5922d on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #e5922d on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #e5922d and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #e5922d and white (#ffffff) background.