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#b59800 Hex Color Code

#b59800 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b59800 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b59800 is comprised of 70.98% red, 59.61% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #b59800 has a hue of 50° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 575.64 nm.

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#b59800 linear gradient to complementary #0072b5

  1. #b59800
  2. #a99138
  3. #9a8a55
  4. #89836e
  5. #747d86
  6. #55779e
  7. #0072b5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #957b00
  2. #9f8500
  3. #aa8e00
  4. #b59800
  5. #c0a215
  6. #cbac23
  7. #d6b62f

Tones

  1. #b59800
  2. #a78d22
  3. #998333
  4. #8b783f
  5. #7c6e4a
  6. #6c6553
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#b59800 to White

  1. #b59800
  2. #c5a83f
  3. #d3b966
  4. #e0ca8c
  5. #ecdbb2
  6. #f6edd8
  7. #ffffff

#b59800 to Black

  1. #b59800
  2. #957d0c
  3. #766311
  4. #584a12
  5. #3c3211
  6. #221c0b
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10196
      #b29818
      ΔE = 1.234
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2070-G80Y
      #b39b05
      ΔE = 1.375
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Buddha Gold Y69-160-084
      #bc9b1b
      ΔE = 2.008
    2. ★ Sahara Y70-143-090
      #b79826
      ΔE = 2.123
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Harvest
      #b6930a
      ΔE = 2.111
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 457
      #ad940d
      ΔE = 2.157
    2. 613
      #b09e0d
      ΔE = 2.917
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. 11-b7
      #ad9a1d
      ΔE = 2.625
    2. 12-a7
      #ae9d00
      ΔE = 2.978
  7. Sikkens

    1. G0.60.60
      #c09d08
      ΔE = 2.722
    2. G0.50.60
      #ba9c2d
      ΔE = 2.834
  8. Earthpaint

    1. 2-16-7 Parrot
      #b19b2b
      ΔE = 2.774

#b59800 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b59800 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #b59800">…</p>

#b59800 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #b59800">…</p>

#b59800 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b59800">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11900928
Binary
10110101, 10011000, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#b59800
Closest short hex
#b90 ΔE = 1.400
RGB
rgb(181, 152, 0)
RGBA
rgba(181, 152, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.544, g: 0.456, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 13.542%, yellow: 70.980%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4876288 / 0xffb59800
HSL
hsl(50, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(50, 100%%, 35%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 50° (50.387), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 50.387, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 59.934
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 68.916, S: 99.979, L: 63.575
Cubehelix
H: 48.625, S: 1.188, L: 0.565
TSL
T: 1.885, S: 0.327, L: 0.562
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 16 (0.160), yellow: 100 (1.000), key: 29 (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 29 (0.290), magenta: 40 (0.404), yellow: 100 (1.000)
XYZ
X: 30.286, Y: 32.282, Z: 4.636
xyY
x: 0.451, y: 0.480, Y: 32.282
CIELab
L: 63.575, a: -1.486, b: 67.362
CIELuv
L: 63.575, u: 25.965, v: 67.345
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.575, C: 67.378, H: 91.264
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.575, C: 72.177, H: 68.916
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.817, a: -4.282, b: 34.935
CIECAM02
J: 54.427, C: 57.628, h: 93.300, Q: 145.350, M: 50.395, s: 58.882, H: 106.231
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.764, jaune: 8.950, green: 0.548
LMS
L: 35.309, M: 33.518, S: 5.089
YCbCr
Y: 139.125, Cb: 56.980, Cr: 151.523
YCgCo
Y: 121.250, Cg: 30.750, Co: 90.500
YDbDr
Y: 143.343, Db: -215.666, Dr: -71.641
YPbPr
Y: 147.233, Pb: -79.335, Pr: 21.492
xvYCC
Y: 142.447, Cb: 58.310, Cr: 146.879
YIQ
Y: 143.343, I: 66.108, Q: -41.160
YUV
Y: 143.343, U: -70.537, V: 33.037
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 6/10 ΔE = 3.287
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 15.387

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