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#b4ca27 Hex Color Code

#b4ca27 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b4ca27 is a shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #b4ca27 is comprised of 70.59% red, 79.22% green and 15.29% blue. In the HSL color space #b4ca27 has a hue of 68° (degrees), 68% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 567.12 nm.

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#b4ca27 linear gradient to complementary #004df1

  1. #b4ca27
  2. #afb45a
  3. #a79e7d
  4. #99899b
  5. #8574b8
  6. #6460d5
  7. #004df1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8da500
  2. #9ab100
  3. #a7be14
  4. #b4ca27
  5. #c1d736
  6. #cee344
  7. #dcf051

Tones

  1. #b4ca27
  2. #acbc3e
  3. #a3ae4e
  4. #9aa15a
  5. #909366
  6. #858670
  7. #797979

Tints and Shades

#b4ca27 to white

  1. #b4ca27
  2. #c3d354
  3. #d1db78
  4. #dee49a
  5. #eaedbc
  6. #f5f6dd
  7. #ffffff

#b4ca27 to black

  1. #b4ca27
  2. #94a525
  3. #758222
  4. #57601d
  5. #3b4017
  6. #212310
  7. #000000

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 17-a
      #b0cb32
      ΔE = 1.402 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. ★ 16-a1
      #b6c700
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  2. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1166
      #b1ca00
      ΔE = 1.441 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. 3482
      #bdcf00
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bright Lime / 2025-10
      #b5cb01
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. Margarita / 2026-20
      #a5c801
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  4. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80304,XF4
      #b2c60f
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Green
      #bace38
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Rio Grande G79-170-100
      #b7c61a
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ Lime G78-153-101
      #b7c52c
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1070-G60Y
      #b2c417
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ S 1060-G50Y
      #adcb36
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Asparagus
      #bccf24
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5495
      #b8ca44
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
    2. 5489
      #baca49
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 0575-G40Y
      #b4cf3b
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  11. Brillux

    1. ★ 90.15.12
      #bec832
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  12. Jedynka

    1. Zamatos Körte
      #adc83b
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  13. Dupont

    1. CAS298
      #bcd12d
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 56.5%
  14. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. G46 Citronella
      #bfc93e
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  15. Sikkens

    1. H2.50.70
      #bbc640
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  16. Crayola

    1. Neon Green
      #b0d12a
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10222
      #abcf00
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
    2. CF10232
      #b5cd49
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  18. Dutch Boy

    1. Zippidy Doo Dah
      #b2c216
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  19. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Center Stage - 6920
      #b2c216
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  20. Coronado Paint

    1. 7742 - Burst Of Lime
      #b6c94a
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 52.2%

#b4ca27 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b4ca27 foreground

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="color: #b4ca27">…</p>

#b4ca27 background

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #b4ca27">…</p>

#b4ca27 shadow

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b4ca27">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11848231
Binary
10110100, 11001010, 00100111
Hexadecimal
#b4ca27
LRV
≈ 52.1%
Closest short hex
#bc3 ΔE = 1.495
RGB
rgb(180, 202, 39)
RGBA
rgba(180, 202, 39, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.428, g: 0.480, b: 0.093
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.792%, blue: 0.239%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4928985 / 0xffb4ca27
HSL
hsl(68, 68%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(68, 68%%, 47%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 68° (68.098), saturation: 81% (0.807), value: 79% (0.792)
HSP
hue: 68.098, saturation: 80.693%, perceived brightness: 72.111%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 95.832, S: 95.400, L: 77.335
Cubehelix
H: -296.387, S: 1.303, L: 0.696
TSL
T: 1.148, S: 0.234, L: 0.693
CMYK
cyan: 11% (0.109), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 81% (0.807), key: 21% (0.208)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.294), magenta: 21% (0.208), yellow: 85% (0.847)
XYZ
X: 40.310, Y: 52.091, Z: 9.850
xyY
x: 0.394, y: 0.509, Y: 52.091
CIELab
L: 77.335, a: -26.647, b: 71.141
CIELuv
L: 77.335, u: -8.464, v: 82.863
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 77.335, C: 75.968, H: 110.535
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 77.335, C: 83.295, H: 95.832
Hunter-Lab
L: 72.174, a: -26.611, b: 42.430
CIECAM02
J: 69.458, C: 66.390, h: 112.780, Q: 164.200, M: 58.057, s: 59.462, H: 138.735
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.724, jaune: 9.793, green: 4.133
LMS
L: 50.318, M: 60.123, S: 10.516
YCbCr
Y: 167.890, Cb: 59.699, Cr: 129.915
YCgCo
Y: 155.750, Cg: 46.250, Co: 80.250
YDbDr
Y: 176.840, Db: -207.379, Dr: -6.045
YPbPr
Y: 185.578, Pb: -78.970, Pr: -3.502
xvYCC
Y: 175.379, Cb: 58.630, Cr: 124.924
YIQ
Y: 176.840, I: 39.260, Q: -55.367
YUV
Y: 176.840, U: -67.829, V: 2.772
Munsell Color System
5GY 8/10 ΔE = 4.875
Brand Color
Android ΔE = 4.142

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