Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound (#efe9e5) color information

Hex color #efe9e5 greatly resembles "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound" because of their close resemblance. It's labeled as "very light brown". When people from western culture see this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound (#efe9e5), used in designs, they might associate it with durability, more masculine than feminine, something stand-out, transportation and cars, and conservation. Colors labeled as "very light brown" are rarely tied to travel. Gumtree, British Airways, and ESL use this color, according to our database.

Breakdown of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound (#efe9e5)

#efe9e5 is made up of (239, 233, 229) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 2.51, 4.18, 6.27) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15722981 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffffcc. Black should be used ontop of #efe9e5 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #efe9e5. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #efe9e5 luma #234.11
Websafe hex #ffffcc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(239, 233, 229) Adobe RGB (237.00, 231.00, 229.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(94%, 91%, 90%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound
rgba rgba(239.0, 233.0, 229.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (90.55, 2.13, 2.23)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 2.51, 4.18, 6.27) CIE-L*ab (92.57, 2.11, 2.32)
hsv hsv(15.00, 25.00, 92.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (92.57, 3.14, 47.71)
hsb hsb(15.00, 4.26, 94.00) CIE-L*uv (92.57, 4.60, 3.16)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound (#efe9e5)

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" #efe9e5 while the second is the "compliment" #e5edef.

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 7004 Snowbound (#efe9e5)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #efe9e5 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #e5edef.

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 7004 Snowbound (#efe9e5)

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 7004 Snowbound (#efe9e5)

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 7004 Snowbound (#efe9e5)

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.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound (#efe9e5)'s Lighter shades

When you combine pure white with this color, #efe9e5, lighter shades are produced.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound (#efe9e5)'s Darker shades

When you combine pure black with this color, #efe9e5, darker shades are produced.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound (#efe9e5)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #efe9e5, tones are produced.

#efe9e5 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 #efe9e5 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#efe9e5 → #e5edef
#efe9e5 → #f3efec
#efe9e5 → #000000
#efe9e5 → #efede5
#efe9e5 → #8f8b89
#efe9e5 → #efe5e8

#efe9e5 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #efe9e5 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 #efe9e5 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 7004 Snowbound (#efe9e5)

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

#efe9e5might 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 7004 Snowbound (#efe9e5)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#efe9e5. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

ESL
Gumtree
British Airways

#efe9e5 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 #efe9e5
Java new Color(239, 233, 229);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 239, 233, 229);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:239 green:233 blue:229 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(239f, 233f, 229f);
Swift UIColor(red:239, green:233, blue:229, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $e5e9ef
Python Color('#efe9e5')

Base Conversions of hex color #efe9e5

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #efe9e5. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15722981 while the individual RGB conversions are: 239, 233, 229.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11101111 11101001 11100101
Hex ef e9 e5
Octal 357 351 345
Decimal 239 233 229

#efe9e5 Icons

If you're considering using #efe9e5 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 7004 Snowbound (#efe9e5) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #efe9e5 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 #efe9e5 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #efe9e5 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #efe9e5 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #efe9e5 background.
This text is hex color #efe9e5 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #efe9e5 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #efe9e5 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #efe9e5 and white (#ffffff) background.