[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound (#edeae5) color information

#edeae5 is the hex color code that is commonly known by the name "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound". It's labeled as "very light brown". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound (#edeae5), in brand logos, they might associate it with being natural, rugged, something stand-out, argiculture, and outdoors. Colors labeled as "very light brown" are rarely tied to travel. British Airways, SugarCRM, and ESL are some of the companies in our database that use this color.

Breakdown of #edeae5

#edeae5 is made up of (237, 234, 229) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 1.27, 3.38, 7.06) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15592165 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffffcc. Black should be used ontop of #edeae5 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #edeae5. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #edeae5 luma #234.10
Websafe hex #ffffcc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(237, 234, 229) Adobe RGB (237.00, 234.00, 228.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(93%, 92%, 90%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound
rgba rgba(237.0, 234.0, 229.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (91.10, 0.22, 2.96)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 1.27, 3.38, 7.06) CIE-L*ab (93.01, 0.22, 3.08)
hsv hsv(40.00, 17.65, 91.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (93.01, 3.09, 85.91)
hsb hsb(40.00, 3.23, 93.00) CIE-L*uv (93.01, 2.31, 4.66)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound (#edeae5)

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" #edeae5 and the second color is called the "compliment" #e5e8ed.

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 Complimentary Colors of #[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound (#edeae5)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #edeae5 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #e5e8ed.

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 [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound (#edeae5)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are 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 [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound (#edeae5)

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 [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound (#edeae5)

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 variations of #edeae5

Lighter shades are produced by blending #edeae5 with white

[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound (#edeae5)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #edeae5 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #edeae5

When you combine pure gray with this color, #edeae5, tones are produced.

[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound (#edeae5) 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 #edeae5 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#edeae5 → #e5e8ed
#edeae5 → #f2f0ec
#edeae5 → #000000
#edeae5 → #ebede5
#edeae5 → #8e8c89
#edeae5 → #ede6e5

#edeae5 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #edeae5 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 #edeae5 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #edeae5

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

#edeae5might 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.

#edeae5 popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#edeae5. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

SugarCRM
ESL
Thomson Reuters
Gumtree
Hulu
British Airways

#edeae5 in coding

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 #edeae5
Java new Color(237, 234, 229);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 237, 234, 229);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:237 green:234 blue:229 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(237f, 234f, 229f);
Swift UIColor(red:237, green:234, blue:229, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $e5eaed
Python Color('#edeae5')

Base Conversions of hex color #edeae5

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #edeae5. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15592165 while the individual RGB conversions are: 237, 234, 229.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11101101 11101010 11100101
Hex ed ea e5
Octal 355 352 345
Decimal 237 234 229

#edeae5 Icons

If you're considering using #edeae5 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound (#edeae5) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #edeae5 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 #edeae5 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #edeae5 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #edeae5 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #edeae5 background.
This text is hex color #edeae5 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #edeae5 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #edeae5 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #edeae5 and white (#ffffff) background.