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#b38900 Hex Color Code

#b38900 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b38900 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b38900 is comprised of 70.2% red, 53.73% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #b38900 has a hue of 46° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 578.44 nm.

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#b38900 linear gradient to complementary #006bb3

  1. #b38900
  2. #a78335
  3. #997e52
  4. #88786b
  5. #737383
  6. #546f9b
  7. #006bb3

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #956f00
  2. #9f7700
  3. #a98000
  4. #b38900
  5. #bd9212
  6. #c89b20
  7. #d2a42b

Tones

  1. #b38900
  2. #a58120
  3. #987930
  4. #89713d
  5. #7b6947
  6. #6b6151
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#b38900 to white

  1. #b38900
  2. #c39b3c
  3. #d2ae64
  4. #e0c28a
  5. #ecd6b0
  6. #f6ead7
  7. #ffffff

#b38900 to black

  1. #b38900
  2. #93710b
  3. #755910
  4. #574311
  5. #3b2e10
  6. #221a0a
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS252
      #b78900
      ΔE = 1.010 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. CAS268
      #ac8d00
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 125
      #b38c0a
      ΔE = 1.121 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. 118
      #ab8c0a
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2338
      #b88d00
      ΔE = 1.619 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. ★ 1144
      #b88f00
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  4. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 10 D 44 - Light olive
      #ac8800
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ F6.55.54
      #b58b22
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10195
      #b88d20
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 03.15.21
      #af8d1d
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. Butternut
      #ba8f1e
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  9. RAL

    1. RAL 1005 / Honey yellow
      #a98307
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  10. Levis

    1. Shady Yellow B80
      #b68d2c
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 29.2%

#b38900 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b38900 foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #b38900">…</p>

#b38900 background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b38900">…</p>

#b38900 shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b38900">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11766016
Binary
10110011, 10001001, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#b38900
LRV
≈ 27.5%
Closest short hex
#b80 ΔE = 2.157
RGB
rgb(179, 137, 0)
RGBA
rgba(179, 137, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.566, g: 0.434, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.215%, yellow: 0.702%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5011200 / 0xffb38900
HSL
hsl(46, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(46, 100%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 46° (45.922), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 45.922, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 56.282%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 59.860, S: 99.979, L: 59.413
Cubehelix
H: 44.227, S: 1.115, L: 0.528
TSL
T: 2.080, S: 0.340, L: 0.525
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 23% (0.235), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 46% (0.463), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 27.538, Y: 27.477, Z: 3.853
xyY
x: 0.468, y: 0.467, Y: 27.477
CIELab
L: 59.413, a: 5.795, b: 64.360
CIELuv
L: 59.413, u: 35.732, v: 61.541
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.413, C: 64.621, H: 84.855
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.413, C: 71.162, H: 59.860
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.419, a: 2.042, b: 32.335
CIECAM02
J: 50.156, C: 55.014, h: 85.999, Q: 139.531, M: 48.109, s: 58.719, H: 93.508
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.773, jaune: 8.510, green: -0.585
LMS
L: 31.358, M: 27.290, S: 4.246
YCbCr
Y: 131.051, Cb: 61.641, Cr: 156.165
YCgCo
Y: 113.250, Cg: 23.750, Co: 89.500
YDbDr
Y: 133.940, Db: -201.521, Dr: -85.715
YPbPr
Y: 136.082, Pb: -73.330, Pr: 27.302
xvYCC
Y: 132.870, Cb: 63.585, Cr: 151.983
YIQ
Y: 133.940, I: 69.033, Q: -33.744
YUV
Y: 133.940, U: -65.910, V: 39.531
Munsell Color System
5Y 6/10 ΔE = 1.682
Brand Color
Amazon ΔE = 13.686

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