Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6525 Rarified Air (#e5e6e9) color information

#e5e6e9 is the hex color code that is close to the color named "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6525 Rarified Air" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "very light purple". When people spot this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6525 Rarified Air (#e5e6e9), in advertisements, they may think of some of these attributes: being successful, calming down and soothing, states of pure consciousness, cutting-edge, and travel. Colors labeled as "very light purple" are rarely tied to energy. Shazam, Epictions, and SugarCRM are some of the companies in our database that use this color.

Breakdown of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6525 Rarified Air (#e5e6e9)

#e5e6e9 is made up of (229, 230, 233) in RGB colorspace and (1.72, 1.29, 0.00, 8.63) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15066857 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccffff. Black should be used ontop of #e5e6e9 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #e5e6e9. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #e5e6e9 luma #229.81
Websafe hex #ccffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(229, 230, 233) Adobe RGB (228.00, 229.00, 232.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(90%, 90%, 91%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6525 Rarified Air
rgba rgba(229.0, 230.0, 233.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (88.88, -0.18, -1.37)
cmyk cmyk(1.72, 1.29, 0.00, 8.63) CIE-L*ab (91.23, -0.18, -1.41)
hsv hsv(240.00, 5.26, 90.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (91.23, 1.42, 262.72)
hsb hsb(240.00, 1.10, 91.00) CIE-L*uv (91.23, -1.17, -2.14)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6525 Rarified Air (#e5e6e9)

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" #e5e6e9 and the second color is called the "compliment" #e8e8e5.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6525 Rarified Air (#e5e6e9)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #e5e6e9 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #e8e8e5.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6525 Rarified Air (#e5e6e9)

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 6525 Rarified Air (#e5e6e9)

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 6525 Rarified Air (#e5e6e9)

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 #e5e6e9

When you combine pure white with this color, #e5e6e9, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #e5e6e9

Darker shades are produced by blending #e5e6e9 with black

Tones of #e5e6e9

Tones of #e5e6e9 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #e5e6e9

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 #e5e6e9 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#e5e6e9 → #e8e8e5
#e5e6e9 → #ecedef
#e5e6e9 → #000000
#e5e6e9 → #e6e5e8
#e5e6e9 → #898a8b
#e5e6e9 → #e5e6e8

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6525 Rarified Air (#e5e6e9) in different environments

Seeing #e5e6e9 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 #e5e6e9 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6525 Rarified Air (#e5e6e9)

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

#e5e6e9might 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 #e5e6e9

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#e5e6e9. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Epictions
SugarCRM
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Shazam

Programming Language Syntax for #e5e6e9

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 #e5e6e9
Java new Color(229, 230, 233);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 229, 230, 233);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:229 green:230 blue:233 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(229f, 230f, 233f);
Swift UIColor(red:229, green:230, blue:233, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $e9e6e5
Python Color('#e5e6e9')

Base Conversions of hex color #e5e6e9

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #e5e6e9. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15066857 while the individual RGB conversions are: 229, 230, 233.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11100101 11100110 11101001
Hex e5 e6 e9
Octal 345 346 351
Decimal 229 230 233

#e5e6e9 Icons

If you're considering using #e5e6e9 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 6525 Rarified Air (#e5e6e9) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #e5e6e9 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 #e5e6e9 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #e5e6e9 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #e5e6e9 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #e5e6e9 background.
This text is hex color #e5e6e9 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #e5e6e9 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #e5e6e9 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #e5e6e9 and white (#ffffff) background.