Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6639 Avid Apricot (#f1cba5) color information

Hex color #f1cba5 should not to be confused with "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6639 Avid Apricot" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "light orange". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6639 Avid Apricot (#f1cba5), in branding, they might associate it with excitement and enthusiasm, being encouraged to participate, pleasure, playgrounds or fun environments, and technology. Shades of "light orange". typically aren't associated with travel.

Breakdown of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6639 Avid Apricot (#f1cba5)

#f1cba5 is made up of (241, 203, 165) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 15.77, 31.54, 5.49) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15846309 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffcc99. Black should be used ontop of #f1cba5 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #f1cba5. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #f1cba5 luma #209.87
Websafe hex #ffcc99 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(241, 203, 165) Adobe RGB (231.00, 203.00, 166.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(95%, 80%, 65%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6639 Avid Apricot
rgba rgba(241.0, 203.0, 165.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (80.62, 7.24, 19.68)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 15.77, 31.54, 5.49) CIE-L*ab (84.48, 7.40, 24.27)
hsv hsv(30.00, 75.00, 80.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (84.48, 25.37, 73.04)
hsb hsb(30.00, 31.58, 95.00) CIE-L*uv (84.48, 25.74, 32.44)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6639 Avid Apricot (#f1cba5)

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" #f1cba5 while the second is the "compliment" #a5ccf2.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6639 Avid Apricot (#f1cba5)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #f1cba5 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #a5ccf2.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6639 Avid Apricot (#f1cba5)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these 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 6639 Avid Apricot (#f1cba5)

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

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6639 Avid Apricot (#f1cba5)

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 #f1cba5

When you combine pure white with this color, #f1cba5, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #f1cba5

Darker shades are produced by blending #f1cba5 with black

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6639 Avid Apricot (#f1cba5)'s Tones

Tones of #f1cba5 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #f1cba5

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 #f1cba5 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#f1cba5 → #a5ccf2
#f1cba5 → #f5dac0
#f1cba5 → #000000
#f1cba5 → #f2f2a5
#f1cba5 → #907963
#f1cba5 → #f2a5a5

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6639 Avid Apricot (#f1cba5) in different environments

Seeing #f1cba5 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 #f1cba5 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6639 Avid Apricot (#f1cba5)

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

#f1cba5might 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 #f1cba5

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#f1cba5. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #f1cba5

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 #f1cba5
Java new Color(241, 203, 165);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 241, 203, 165);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:241 green:203 blue:165 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(241f, 203f, 165f);
Swift UIColor(red:241, green:203, blue:165, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $a5cbf1
Python Color('#f1cba5')

Base Conversions of hex color #f1cba5

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #f1cba5. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15846309 while the individual RGB conversions are: 241, 203, 165.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11110001 11001011 10100101
Hex f1 cb a5
Octal 361 313 245
Decimal 241 203 165

Icons incorporating the color #f1cba5

If you're considering using #f1cba5 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #f1cba5 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #f1cba5 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 #f1cba5 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #f1cba5 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #f1cba5 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #f1cba5 background.
This text is hex color #f1cba5 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #f1cba5 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #f1cba5 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #f1cba5 and white (#ffffff) background.