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Sherwin Williams Confident Yellow (SW 6911) Paint Color


Color Name: Confident Yellow (SW 6911)
Hex Color Code: #FECB01
RGB Color Code: RGB(254, 203, 1)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 20.1%, 99.6%, 0.4%





About Confident Yellow (SW 6911) color - its meaning and example


What color is Confident Yellow (SW 6911)?

Confident Yellow (SW 6911) color belongs to the Yellow color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Confident Yellow (SW 6911) is #FECB01, and the RGB color code is RGB(254, 203, 1).

In the RGB color model, Confident Yellow (SW 6911) has a red value of 254, a green value of 203, and a blue value of 1. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 20.1% magenta, 99.6% yellow, and 0.4% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 47.9° (degrees), 99.2 % saturation, and 50.0 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Confident Yellow (SW 6911) has a hue of 47.9° (degrees), 99.6 % saturation and 99.6 % brightness/value.


Confident Yellow (SW 6911) is cool or warm?

The color Confident Yellow (SW 6911) is a warm color.


What is the LRV of Confident Yellow (SW 6911)?

Confident Yellow (SW 6911) has an LRV of nearly 64. By LRV value, it is a light color.

Light Reflectance Value (LRV) is a measure of how much visible light is reflected off a surface. It is a number on a scale of 0 to 100, with 0 being pure black and 100 being pure white. The higher the LRV, the more light the color reflects and the lighter it will appear.



Dark Color

Confident Yellow (SW 6911)

Light Color


Compare LRV 64 of Confident Yellow (SW 6911) with dark and light Color




LRV is important to consider when choosing paint colors for a room, as it can affect the overall brightness and mood of the space. Lighter colors with higher LRVs will make a room feel more spacious and airy, while darker colors with lower LRVs will create a more intimate and cozy atmosphere.
LRV value 64 puts Sherwin Williams Confident Yellow (SW 6911) paint color in the lighter category.

  • Darker colors: Darker colors have lower LRV numbers because they absorb more light than they reflect. This means that they will make a room feel darker and smaller.
  • Lighter colors: Lighter colors have higher LRV numbers because they reflect more light than they absorb. This means that they will make a room feel brighter and more spacious.




Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Confident Yellow (SW 6911) (Paint - Sherwin Williams) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(254, 203, 1)
Red
254 (99.6%)
Green
203 (79.6%)
Blue
1 (0.4%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
0.00%
Magenta
20.08%
Yellow
99.61%
Key
0.39%

HSL

HSL(47.91deg, 99.2 %, 50.0 %)

Hue
47.91°
Saturation
99.22 %.
Lightness
50.00 %.

RYB

RYB(52, 202, 1)
Red
52 (20.3%)
Yellow
202 (79.4%)
Blue
1 (0.3%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
47.91°
Saturation
99.61 %.
Brightness / Value
99.61 %.

HWB

H: 47.91°

W: 0.39 %

B: 0.39 %

XYZ

X : 62.23

Y : 63.78

Z : 9.06

YXY

Y1 : 63.78

X : 0.46

Y2 : 0.47

CMY

C : 0.39%

M : 20.39%

Y : 99.61%


LRV

~ 63.8 %

Munsell Color System

4.8Y 8.3/18.4

CIE-Lab

L : 83.85

A : 3.77

B : 84.85

CIE-Lch

L : 83.85

C : 84.93

H : 87.45

CIE-Luv

L : 83.85

U : 43.72

V : 87.63

Hunter-Lab

L : 79.87

A : -0.67

B : 49.18






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Confident Yellow (SW 6911) (Paint - Sherwin Williams)


Here are the colors similar to Confident Yellow (SW 6911) (Paint - Sherwin Williams). Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.



#FFCC00
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ΔE - 0.25 (99.8% similar)
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ΔE - 1.97 (98.0% similar)
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ΔE - 2.27 (97.7% similar)
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ΔE - 2.51 (97.5% similar)





Similar colors from Pantone, RAL, and other color matching system


British Standard 4800


Confident Yellow (SW 6911) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Confident Yellow (SW 6911) to British Standard 4800


#FFCC00
BS 10-E-51 - Yellow
ΔE - 0.25 (99.8% similar)
#FFCC32
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ΔE - 1.90 (98.1% similar)
#E8B900
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ΔE - 4.73 (95.3% similar)
#FDD93F
BS 10-E-49 - Pale Lemon
ΔE - 4.76 (95.2% similar)


Pantone PMS


Confident Yellow (SW 6911) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Confident Yellow (SW 6911) to Pantone PMS


#FFCD00
PANTONE 116 C
ΔE - 0.54 (99.5% similar)
#FFC600
PANTONE 7548 C
ΔE - 1.88 (98.1% similar)
#F1C400
PANTONE 7406 C
ΔE - 2.37 (97.6% similar)
#FFC72C
PANTONE 123 C
ΔE - 2.67 (97.3% similar)


Pantone TPX


Confident Yellow (SW 6911) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TPX. Conversion of Confident Yellow (SW 6911) to Pantone TPX


#F5C71A
Deep Lemon
ΔE - 1.77 (98.2% similar)


Pantone TCX


Confident Yellow (SW 6911) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Confident Yellow (SW 6911) to Pantone TCX




RAL Classic


Confident Yellow (SW 6911) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Confident Yellow (SW 6911) to RAL Classic


#FACA30
RAL 1018 - Zinc Yellow
ΔE - 1.91 (98.1% similar)
#F6B600
RAL 1021 - Colza Yellow
ΔE - 6.13 (93.9% similar)
#F7B500
RAL 1023 - Traffic Yellow
ΔE - 6.61 (93.4% similar)


RAL Design


Confident Yellow (SW 6911) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Confident Yellow (SW 6911) to RAL Design




Similar colors from Brand, Business, School, Organization, Sports, Flag



#F5C518
IMDb Gold
ΔE - 1.88 (98.1% similar)
#FFC836
McDonald’s Yellow
ΔE - 3.04 (97.0% similar)
#FFC40C
Mikado yellow
ΔE - 2.68 (97.3% similar)





Paint similar to Confident Yellow (SW 6911) (Paint - Sherwin Williams)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Confident Yellow (SW 6911) (Paint - Sherwin Williams). Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


Sherwin Williams


Confident Yellow (SW 6911) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Confident Yellow (SW 6911) to Sherwin Williams


#FFC801
Forsythia (SW 6907)
ΔE - 1.21 (98.8% similar)
#FFC723
Cheerful (SW 6903)
ΔE - 2.23 (97.8% similar)
#FED340
Daisy (SW 6910)
ΔE - 3.19 (96.8% similar)


Dunn-Edwards


Confident Yellow (SW 6911) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Confident Yellow (SW 6911) to Dunn-Edwards


#FFCC13
Confident Yellow (DEA 117)
ΔE - 0.41 (99.6% similar)
#FDCB18
Goldenrod (DEA 120)
ΔE - 0.57 (99.4% similar)
#FECF24
Lemon Punch (DE 5398)
ΔE - 1.40 (98.6% similar)
#FFD100
Electric Glow (DEA 119)
ΔE - 1.85 (98.1% similar)


Benjamin Moore


Confident Yellow (SW 6911) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Confident Yellow (SW 6911) to Benjamin Moore


#FFCE0B
Sunshine (2021-30)
ΔE - 0.81 (99.2% similar)
#FECA25
Abstracta (322)
ΔE - 1.34 (98.7% similar)
#FFCF30
Viking Yellow (321)
ΔE - 1.73 (98.3% similar)
#FFC400
Lemon (2021-20)
ΔE - 2.57 (97.4% similar)





Valspar


Confident Yellow (SW 6911) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Confident Yellow (SW 6911) to Valspar


#FFCE01
Tangy (3008-1A)
ΔE - 0.86 (99.1% similar)
#FFCD44
Golden Promise (3003-1C)
ΔE - 3.25 (96.7% similar)
#FFD542
Sweet Mustard (3008-1B)
ΔE - 3.55 (96.5% similar)
#EFB901
Illuminate Me (8001-23G)
ΔE - 4.58 (95.4% similar)


Behr


Confident Yellow (SW 6911) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Confident Yellow (SW 6911) to Behr


#FFC819
Unmellow Yellow (P300-7)
ΔE - 1.56 (98.4% similar)
#FFCA46
English Daisy (P290-6)
ΔE - 3.96 (96.0% similar)
#FFD756
Buzz-In (P300-6)
ΔE - 5.03 (95.0% similar)
#F0CC50
Radiant Sun (P310-6)
ΔE - 5.33 (94.7% similar)


PPG Paints


Confident Yellow (SW 6911) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Confident Yellow (SW 6911) to PPG Paints


#FFC632
Rise-N-Shine (PPG1206-7)
ΔE - 3.35 (96.7% similar)
#FFD637
Flirtatious (PPG1212-7)
ΔE - 3.45 (96.6% similar)
#FFC943
Be Daring (PPG1211-7)
ΔE - 3.90 (96.1% similar)








Color Combinations


View more Confident Yellow (SW 6911) - #FECB01 color palettes and coordinating colors



Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.

Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.

Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.







Example Color Images and Mockup


Confident Yellow (SW 6911) - #FECB01 Color Images and Patterns


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