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#b59601 Hex Color Code

#b59601 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b59601 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b59601 is comprised of 70.98% red, 58.82% green and 0.39% blue. In the HSL color space #b59601 has a hue of 50° (degrees), 99% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 576.05 nm.

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#b59601 linear gradient to complementary #0071b6

  1. #b59601
  2. #a98f38
  3. #9b8855
  4. #8a826f
  5. #747c87
  6. #55769e
  7. #0071b6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #957a00
  2. #9f8300
  3. #aa8c00
  4. #b59601
  5. #c0a016
  6. #cba923
  7. #d6b32f

Tones

  1. #b59601
  2. #a78c23
  3. #998133
  4. #8b783f
  5. #7c6e49
  6. #6c6453
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#b59601 to White

  1. #b59601
  2. #c5a63f
  3. #d3b766
  4. #e0c98c
  5. #ecdab2
  6. #f6edd8
  7. #ffffff

#b59601 to Black

  1. #b59601
  2. #957b0d
  3. #766211
  4. #584912
  5. #3c3211
  6. #221c0b
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Harvest
      #b6930a
      ΔE = 1.365 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10196
      #b29818
      ΔE = 1.463 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 457
      #ad940d
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 1245
      #bf940d
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Sahara Y70-143-090
      #b79826
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. ★ Buddha Gold Y69-160-084
      #bc9b1b
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2070-G80Y
      #b39b05
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. S 2070-G90Y
      #c19600
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. 11-a7
      #ad9800
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. Yellow
      #b4942c
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  8. Nippon Paint

    1. Natural Slates / NP BGG 1694 A
      #b4932a
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 30.7%

#b59601 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b59601 foreground

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #b59601">…</p>

#b59601 background

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="background-color: #b59601">…</p>

#b59601 shadow

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b59601">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11900417
Binary
10110101, 10010110, 00000001
Hexadecimal
#b59601
LRV
≈ 31.6%
Closest short hex
#b90 ΔE = 1.536
RGB
rgb(181, 150, 1)
RGBA
rgba(181, 150, 1, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.545, g: 0.452, b: 0.003
RYB
red: 0.151%, yellow: 0.710%, blue: 0.004%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4876799 / 0xffb59601
HSL
hsl(50, 99%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(50, 99%%, 36%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 50° (49.667), saturation: 99% (0.994), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 49.667, saturation: 99.448%, perceived brightness: 59.478%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 67.580, S: 99.867, L: 63.045
Cubehelix
H: 47.938, S: 1.171, L: 0.560
TSL
T: 1.916, S: 0.326, L: 0.558
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 17% (0.171), yellow: 99% (0.994), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 41% (0.412), yellow: 100% (0.996)
XYZ
X: 29.970, Y: 31.641, Z: 4.557
xyY
x: 0.453, y: 0.478, Y: 31.641
CIELab
L: 63.045, a: -0.392, b: 66.843
CIELuv
L: 63.045, u: 27.436, v: 66.499
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.045, C: 66.844, H: 90.336
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.045, C: 71.936, H: 67.580
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.250, a: -3.333, b: 34.571
CIECAM02
J: 53.883, C: 57.097, h: 92.239, Q: 144.622, M: 49.930, s: 58.758, H: 104.252
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.766, jaune: 8.881, green: 0.379
LMS
L: 34.814, M: 32.651, S: 5.002
YCbCr
Y: 138.215, Cb: 58.001, Cr: 152.188
YCgCo
Y: 120.500, Cg: 29.500, Co: 90.250
YDbDr
Y: 142.283, Db: -212.567, Dr: -73.656
YPbPr
Y: 145.875, Pb: -78.065, Pr: 22.354
xvYCC
Y: 141.281, Cb: 59.425, Cr: 147.636
YIQ
Y: 142.283, I: 66.335, Q: -39.804
YUV
Y: 142.283, U: -69.524, V: 33.966
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 6/10 ΔE = 3.106
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 16.019

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