Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6683 Bee (#eeb356) color information

#eeb356 is the hex color code that is close to the color named "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6683 Bee" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "light orange". When people spot this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6683 Bee (#eeb356), in brand logos, they may think of some of these attributes: caution or skepticism, having confidence, being centrally-located, health care, and health care. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for finance and wealth.

#eeb356 Breakdown

#eeb356 is made up of (238, 179, 86) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 24.79, 63.87, 6.67) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15643478 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffcc66. Black should be used ontop of #eeb356 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #eeb356. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #eeb356 luma #185.95
Websafe hex #ffcc66 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(238, 179, 86) Adobe RGB (222.00, 177.00, 93.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(93%, 70%, 34%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6683 Bee
rgba rgba(238.0, 179.0, 86.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (71.41, 11.49, 34.08)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 24.79, 63.87, 6.67) CIE-L*ab (76.68, 12.07, 54.25)
hsv hsv(36.61, 80.82, 63.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (76.68, 55.58, 77.46)
hsb hsb(36.61, 63.44, 93.00) CIE-L*uv (76.68, 46.81, 61.49)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6683 Bee (#eeb356)

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" #eeb356 while the second is the "compliment" #5692ed.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6683 Bee (#eeb356)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #eeb356 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #5692ed.

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 6683 Bee (#eeb356)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these 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 6683 Bee (#eeb356)

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

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 6683 Bee (#eeb356)

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 6683 Bee (#eeb356)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #eeb356 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #eeb356

When you combine pure black with this color, #eeb356, darker shades are produced.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6683 Bee (#eeb356)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #eeb356 with gray

#eeb356 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 #eeb356 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#eeb356 → #5692ed
#eeb356 → #f3c988
#eeb356 → #000000
#eeb356 → #deed56
#eeb356 → #8e6b33
#eeb356 → #ed6556

How #eeb356 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #eeb356 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 #eeb356 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#eeb356 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.

#eeb356might 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 6683 Bee (#eeb356)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#eeb356. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#eeb356 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 #eeb356
Java new Color(238, 179, 86);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 238, 179, 86);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:238 green:179 blue:86 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(238f, 179f, 86f);
Swift UIColor(red:238, green:179, blue:86, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $56b3ee
Python Color('#eeb356')

Base Conversions of hex color #eeb356

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #eeb356. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15643478 while the individual RGB conversions are: 238, 179, 86.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11101110 10110011 01010110
Hex ee b3 56
Octal 356 263 126
Decimal 238 179 86

#eeb356 Icons

If you're considering using #eeb356 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 6683 Bee (#eeb356) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #eeb356 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 #eeb356 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #eeb356 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #eeb356 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #eeb356 background.
This text is hex color #eeb356 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #eeb356 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #eeb356 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #eeb356 and white (#ffffff) background.