Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6352 Soft Apricot (#e8b48e) color information

#e8b48e is the hex color code that may be mistaken for "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6352 Soft Apricot" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "light orange". When people spot this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6352 Soft Apricot (#e8b48e), in brand logos, they may think of some of these attributes: caution or skepticism, having confidence, being centrally-located, health care, and health care. Shades of "light orange". typically aren't associated with finance and wealth.

#e8b48e Breakdown

#e8b48e is made up of (232, 180, 142) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 22.41, 38.79, 9.02) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15250574 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffcc99. Black should be used ontop of #e8b48e to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #e8b48e. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #e8b48e luma #191.07
Websafe hex #ffcc99 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(232, 180, 142) Adobe RGB (219.00, 178.00, 143.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(91%, 71%, 56%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6352 Soft Apricot
rgba rgba(232.0, 180.0, 142.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (72.11, 14.02, 20.17)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 22.41, 38.79, 9.02) CIE-L*ab (77.28, 14.58, 26.49)
hsv hsv(25.71, 66.04, 73.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (77.28, 30.24, 61.17)
hsb hsb(25.71, 38.46, 91.00) CIE-L*uv (77.28, 37.88, 32.89)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6352 Soft Apricot (#e8b48e)

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" #e8b48e and the second color is called the "compliment" #8ec2e8.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6352 Soft Apricot (#e8b48e)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #e8b48e is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #8ec2e8.

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 6352 Soft Apricot (#e8b48e)

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 Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6352 Soft Apricot (#e8b48e)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

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 6352 Soft Apricot (#e8b48e)

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 6352 Soft Apricot (#e8b48e)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #e8b48e can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #e8b48e

When you combine pure black with this color, #e8b48e, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #e8b48e

Tones are produced by blending #e8b48e with gray

#e8b48e 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 #e8b48e as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#e8b48e → #8ec2e8
#e8b48e → #eecaaf
#e8b48e → #000000
#e8b48e → #e8e08e
#e8b48e → #8b6c55
#e8b48e → #e88e96

How #e8b48e looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #e8b48e 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 #e8b48e could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#e8b48e 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.

#e8b48emight 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 6352 Soft Apricot (#e8b48e)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#e8b48e. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#e8b48e 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 #e8b48e
Java new Color(232, 180, 142);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 232, 180, 142);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:232 green:180 blue:142 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(232f, 180f, 142f);
Swift UIColor(red:232, green:180, blue:142, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $8eb4e8
Python Color('#e8b48e')

Base Conversions of hex color #e8b48e

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #e8b48e. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15250574 while the individual RGB conversions are: 232, 180, 142.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11101000 10110100 10001110
Hex e8 b4 8e
Octal 350 264 216
Decimal 232 180 142

Icons incorporating the color #e8b48e

If you're considering using #e8b48e in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #e8b48e on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #e8b48e 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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