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#b59f00 Hex Color Code

#b59f00 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b59f00 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b59f00 is comprised of 70.98% red, 62.35% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #b59f00 has a hue of 53° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 574.28 nm.

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#b59f00 linear gradient to complementary #0074b5

  1. #b59f00
  2. #a89739
  3. #9a8f56
  4. #89886f
  5. #738187
  6. #547a9e
  7. #0074b5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #948100
  2. #9f8b00
  3. #aa9500
  4. #b59f00
  5. #c0a916
  6. #ccb325
  7. #d7be32

Tones

  1. #b59f00
  2. #a79323
  3. #998734
  4. #8b7c40
  5. #7c714a
  6. #6c6653
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#b59f00 to white

  1. #b59f00
  2. #c5ae40
  3. #d3be68
  4. #e0cd8d
  5. #ecdeb3
  6. #f6eed8
  7. #ffffff

#b59f00 to black

  1. #b59f00
  2. #95820d
  3. #766712
  4. #584d13
  5. #3c3411
  6. #221d0c
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 104 XGC
      #b29e00
      ΔE = 0.706 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. ★ P 5-16 C
      #b19c11
      ΔE = 1.440 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  2. Focoltone

    1. ★ 7032
      #b2a100
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2070-G80Y
      #b39b05
      ΔE = 1.453 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. S 2060-G80Y
      #b9a520
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 12-a7
      #ae9d00
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. ★ 11-a6
      #baa400
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ G4.60.60
      #b2a214
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  6. Alcro

    1. ★ Passion
      #bca400
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Shasta 60YY 39/654
      #b9a027
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. 3642 Juliet's Potion 70YY 39/613
      #b1a329
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Pollination / 211-7
      #b8a029
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Pollination 211-7
      #b8a029
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 206
      #b6a22a
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pickle Juice / 1250
      #bba528
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  12. California Paints

    1. DE 5468 - Pickle Juice
      #bba528
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  13. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 2070-G80Y
      #bfa51d
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10196
      #b29818
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  15. Resene

    1. Lucky G68-141-092
      #ab9a1c
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Buddha Gold Y69-160-084
      #bc9b1b
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  16. GM / General Motors

    1. Yellow
      #b6a430
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  17. Earthpaint

    1. 2-16-7 Parrot
      #b19b2b
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 33.0%

#b59f00 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b59f00 foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #b59f00">…</p>

#b59f00 background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #b59f00">…</p>

#b59f00 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b59f00">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11902720
Binary
10110101, 10011111, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#b59f00
LRV
≈ 34.6%
Closest short hex
#a90 ΔE = 2.900
RGB
rgb(181, 159, 0)
RGBA
rgba(181, 159, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.532, g: 0.468, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.098%, yellow: 0.710%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4874496 / 0xffb59f00
HSL
hsl(53, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(53, 100%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 53° (52.707), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 52.707, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 61.552%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 73.414, S: 99.979, L: 65.453
Cubehelix
H: 50.776, S: 1.225, L: 0.581
TSL
T: 1.785, S: 0.322, L: 0.578
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 12% (0.122), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 38% (0.376), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 31.456, Y: 34.622, Z: 5.026
xyY
x: 0.442, y: 0.487, Y: 34.622
CIELab
L: 65.453, a: -5.238, b: 68.694
CIELuv
L: 65.453, u: 20.863, v: 70.048
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.453, C: 68.893, H: 94.360
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.453, C: 73.089, H: 73.414
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.840, a: -7.544, b: 36.124
CIECAM02
J: 56.377, C: 59.186, h: 96.726, Q: 147.931, M: 51.758, s: 59.150, H: 112.458
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.757, jaune: 9.146, green: 1.116
LMS
L: 37.108, M: 36.669, S: 5.508
YCbCr
Y: 142.653, Cb: 54.943, Cr: 148.947
YCgCo
Y: 124.750, Cg: 34.250, Co: 90.500
YDbDr
Y: 147.452, Db: -221.847, Dr: -63.829
YPbPr
Y: 152.238, Pb: -82.030, Pr: 18.314
xvYCC
Y: 146.746, Cb: 55.942, Cr: 144.088
YIQ
Y: 147.452, I: 64.187, Q: -44.818
YUV
Y: 147.452, U: -72.559, V: 29.432
Munsell Color System
10Y 7/12 ΔE = 4.623
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 13.247

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