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#b49900 Hex Color Code

#b49900 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b49900 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b49900 is comprised of 70.59% red, 60% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #b49900 has a hue of 51° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 575.27 nm.

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#b49900 linear gradient to complementary #0071b4

  1. #b49900
  2. #a89238
  3. #998a55
  4. #88836e
  5. #737d86
  6. #54779d
  7. #0071b4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #947c00
  2. #9e8600
  3. #a98f00
  4. #b49900
  5. #bfa315
  6. #caad24
  7. #d5b730

Tones

  1. #b49900
  2. #a68e22
  3. #988333
  4. #8a783f
  5. #7b6e49
  6. #6b6452
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#b49900 to white

  1. #b49900
  2. #c4a93f
  3. #d2b967
  4. #e0ca8c
  5. #ecdbb2
  6. #f6edd8
  7. #ffffff

#b49900 to black

  1. #b49900
  2. #947e0c
  3. #756311
  4. #584a12
  5. #3c3211
  6. #221c0b
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2070-G80Y
      #b39b05
      ΔE = 0.866 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10196
      #b29818
      ΔE = 1.179 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Buddha Gold Y69-160-084
      #bc9b1b
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Lucky G68-141-092
      #ab9a1c
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 457
      #ad940d
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 104
      #a8960a
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 11-b7
      #ad9a1d
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. 12-a7
      #ae9d00
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. Perennial Pleasure R144F
      #ae9824
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Harvest
      #b6930a
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. 2-16-7 Parrot
      #b19b2b
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  8. Sherwin-Williams

    1. High Strung - 6705
      #ac9825
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  9. Sikkens

    1. G0.60.60
      #c09d08
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. G0.50.60
      #ba9c2d
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. Shasta 60YY 39/654
      #b9a027
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. Pollination / 211-7
      #b8a029
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Pollination 211-7
      #b8a029
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 35.5%

#b49900 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b49900 foreground

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="color: #b49900">…</p>

#b49900 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #b49900">…</p>

#b49900 shadow

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b49900">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11835648
Binary
10110100, 10011001, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#b49900
LRV
≈ 32.5%
Closest short hex
#b90 ΔE = 1.729
RGB
rgb(180, 153, 0)
RGBA
rgba(180, 153, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.541, g: 0.459, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.125%, yellow: 0.706%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4941568 / 0xffb49900
HSL
hsl(51, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(51, 100%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 51° (51.000), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 71% (0.706)
HSP
hue: 51.000, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 60.025%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 70.131, S: 99.979, L: 63.744
Cubehelix
H: 49.202, S: 1.188, L: 0.566
TSL
T: 1.859, S: 0.325, L: 0.563
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 15% (0.150), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 29% (0.294)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.294), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 30.215, Y: 32.488, Z: 4.679
xyY
x: 0.448, y: 0.482, Y: 32.488
CIELab
L: 63.744, a: -2.478, b: 67.435
CIELuv
L: 63.744, u: 24.470, v: 67.713
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.744, C: 67.481, H: 92.104
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.744, C: 71.999, H: 70.131
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.998, a: -5.121, b: 35.031
CIECAM02
J: 54.569, C: 57.822, h: 94.236, Q: 145.541, M: 50.564, s: 58.942, H: 107.956
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.762, jaune: 8.965, green: 0.698
LMS
L: 35.339, M: 33.917, S: 5.134
YCbCr
Y: 139.372, Cb: 56.837, Cr: 150.716
YCgCo
Y: 121.500, Cg: 31.500, Co: 90.000
YDbDr
Y: 143.631, Db: -216.099, Dr: -69.192
YPbPr
Y: 147.735, Pb: -79.605, Pr: 20.538
xvYCC
Y: 142.878, Cb: 58.072, Cr: 146.041
YIQ
Y: 143.631, I: 65.238, Q: -41.894
YUV
Y: 143.631, U: -70.679, V: 31.907
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 6/10 ΔE = 3.270
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 14.891

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