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#b4a500 Hex Color Code

#b4a500 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b4a500 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b4a500 is comprised of 70.59% red, 64.71% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #b4a500 has a hue of 55° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 573.02 nm.

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#b4a500 linear gradient to complementary #0074b4

  1. #b4a500
  2. #a79c39
  3. #999357
  4. #888b70
  5. #728387
  6. #537b9e
  7. #0074b4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #928600
  2. #9d9100
  3. #a99b00
  4. #b4a500
  5. #bfaf17
  6. #cbba27
  7. #d7c533

Tones

  1. #b4a500
  2. #a69824
  3. #988b34
  4. #897e40
  5. #7a724a
  6. #6b6652
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#b4a500 to white

  1. #b4a500
  2. #c4b341
  3. #d2c269
  4. #dfd18e
  5. #ebe0b3
  6. #f6efd9
  7. #ffffff

#b4a500 to black

  1. #b4a500
  2. #94870d
  3. #756b12
  4. #585013
  5. #3c3611
  6. #221e0c
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3975
      #b8a80d
      ΔE = 1.219 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. ★ 398
      #aba30a
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ G4.60.60
      #b2a214
      ΔE = 1.350 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. G8.60.60
      #ada900
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 7032
      #b2a100
      ΔE = 1.404 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 2246
      #beac00
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  4. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1642
      #b8a900
      ΔE = 1.482 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 11-a6
      #baa400
      ΔE = 1.605 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 12-a7
      #ae9d00
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Earls Green G72-139-091
      #b8a722
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-G80Y
      #b9a520
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ Tarragon Glory 3
      #b5a728
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. 70YY 39/613
      #b6a931
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2070-G70Y
      #b2a824
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Natural Green / S 2070-G80Y
      #bfa51d
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  10. Alcro

    1. ★ Passion
      #bca400
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  11. Kaessbohrer

    1. ★ Gelbgruen / 6380
      #aca607
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. 3642 Juliet's Potion 70YY 39/613
      #b1a329
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. 3643 English Green 70YY 41/586
      #b6a834
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pickle Juice / 1250
      #bba528
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  14. California Paints

    1. DE 5468 - Pickle Juice
      #bba528
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  15. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 206
      #b6a22a
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  16. Color Truck System

    1. 1*015 / 1*015
      #aca223
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. Yellow
      #b6a430
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  18. Devoe Paint

    1. Juliet's Potion / 70YY 39/613
      #b7ab2b
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  19. Taubmans

    1. Willow Spring / T12 58.G5
      #b2a832
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  20. Bristol

    1. Willow Spring / P162-C6
      #b2a832
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 37.7%

#b4a500 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b4a500 foreground

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="color: #b4a500">…</p>

#b4a500 background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #b4a500">…</p>

#b4a500 shadow

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b4a500">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11838720
Binary
10110100, 10100101, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#b4a500
LRV
≈ 36.6%
Closest short hex
#ba1 ΔE = 2.052
RGB
rgb(180, 165, 0)
RGBA
rgba(180, 165, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.522, g: 0.478, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.064%, yellow: 0.706%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4938496 / 0xffb4a500
HSL
hsl(55, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(55, 100%%, 35%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 55° (55.000), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 71% (0.706)
HSP
hue: 55.000, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 62.829%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 77.634, S: 99.979, L: 66.987
Cubehelix
H: 52.811, S: 1.257, L: 0.594
TSL
T: 1.687, S: 0.319, L: 0.591
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 8% (0.083), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 29% (0.294)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.294), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 32.279, Y: 36.615, Z: 5.367
xyY
x: 0.435, y: 0.493, Y: 36.615
CIELab
L: 66.987, a: -8.860, b: 69.750
CIELuv
L: 66.987, u: 15.864, v: 72.357
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.987, C: 70.310, H: 97.239
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.987, C: 74.076, H: 77.634
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.510, a: -10.673, b: 37.098
CIECAM02
J: 57.964, C: 60.725, h: 99.847, Q: 149.999, M: 53.103, s: 59.500, H: 117.928
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.749, jaune: 9.303, green: 1.654
LMS
L: 38.512, M: 39.475, S: 5.873
YCbCr
Y: 145.420, Cb: 53.345, Cr: 146.300
YCgCo
Y: 127.500, Cg: 37.500, Co: 90.000
YDbDr
Y: 150.675, Db: -226.695, Dr: -55.800
YPbPr
Y: 156.315, Pb: -84.225, Pr: 15.090
xvYCC
Y: 150.247, Cb: 54.014, Cr: 141.256
YIQ
Y: 150.675, I: 61.944, Q: -48.165
YUV
Y: 150.675, U: -74.145, V: 25.727
Munsell Color System
10Y 7/12 ΔE = 3.038
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 11.398

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