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#b5b197 Hex Color Code

#b5b197 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b5b197 is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b5b197 is comprised of 70.98% red, 69.41% green and 59.22% blue. In the HSL color space #b5b197 has a hue of 52° (degrees), 17% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 572.56 nm.

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#b5b197 linear gradient to complementary #9299ba

  1. #b5b197
  2. #b0ad9d
  3. #aba9a3
  4. #a5a5a9
  5. #9fa1af
  6. #999db4
  7. #9299ba

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #939077
  2. #9e9b81
  3. #aaa68c
  4. #b5b197
  5. #c1bca2
  6. #ccc8ad
  7. #d8d4b9

Tints and Shades

#b5b197 to white

  1. #b5b197
  2. #c1bea8
  3. #cdcab9
  4. #dad7ca
  5. #e6e4db
  6. #f3f2ed
  7. #ffffff

#b5b197 to black

  1. #b5b197
  2. #94917c
  3. #757262
  4. #57554a
  5. #3a3932
  6. #20201c
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brillux

    1. ★ 90.06.15
      #b3b197
      ΔE = 0.673 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. ★ 93.03.18
      #b2ab91
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2323 C
      #b8b298
      ΔE = 0.841 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. ★ P 178-3 C
      #b1ae99
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  3. CIL

    1. ★ Tennessee Haze
      #b3af97
      ΔE = 0.948 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Arcadia House
      #b5ae9a
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  4. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Renewed / JG-113
      #b6b39b
      ΔE = 1.022 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. ★ Seasonal / JG-51
      #afb196
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  5. Sunbeam

    1. ★ Polar White / 153
      #b6af95
      ΔE = 1.105 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  6. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Sage - 2860
      #b3ae95
      ΔE = 1.107 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. ★ Koi Pond - 7727
      #b9b292
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Half Hillary G77-025-092
      #b9b398
      ΔE = 1.128 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. ★ Glitterati M77-020-093
      #b3ad97
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  8. Homebase

    1. ★ Olive
      #b8b49b
      ΔE = 1.183 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 3010-G90Y
      #b8b396
      ΔE = 1.262 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. ★ Natural Green / S 3010-G80Y
      #b4b49a
      ΔE = 1.527 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ Sophisticated Sage
      #b3ae97
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. ★ Overtly Olive
      #b4ad90
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  11. Bristol

    1. ★ South Wind / P209-N4
      #bab298
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. Burmese Grey / P203-N4
      #b3b09e
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Bright Idea Y4-D2-1
      #b0b098
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Waxen Tint Y2-D2-1
      #b8ac94
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  13. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Granite
      #b5b39d
      ΔE = 1.616 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  14. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Sandarac 90YY 46/148
      #b2af91
      ΔE = 1.651 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. ★ Chemayo Sage 60YY 44/110
      #b3ac95
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  15. Behr

    1. ★ Laurel Green FF40-2
      #b5b59b
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. ★ Rock Garden 6G1
      #bab59f
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  16. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Sage Gray 14-27
      #bab39c
      ΔE = 1.782 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  17. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Head for the Beach / KM3965-2
      #b1ac92
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. ★ Lemongrass / 213
      #b8b092
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  18. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Mexican Feather Grass / RLNA236
      #b6b39e
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. Plantation / RLNA231
      #b9b6a0
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Gray Silt
      #b4af90
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Earthy Beige R96C
      #bab29f
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  20. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS843
      #b1ac94
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  21. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 10 B 19 - Beige
      #b9b093
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. BS381 210 - Sky
      #adaf97
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  22. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Travertine Path / 0345
      #b7ae92
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Historic Shade / 0372
      #b0ab94
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  23. Glidden

    1. ★ Hazy Sage
      #b2b396
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Forest Khaki
      #b8af9c
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  24. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Hey Pesto
      #bcb59b
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  25. Tollens

    1. ★ T2144-4
      #aead95
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. T2167-5
      #b8ad94
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  26. Sto

    1. ★ 31133
      #b1b29c
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  27. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Light Gray
      #b2ad98
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  28. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Photo Gray / 411-4
      #aead96
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. True Khaki / ATC-89
      #baaf9a
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  29. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Photo Gray / PPG1029-4
      #aead96
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Olive Sprig / PPG1125-4
      #acaf95
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  30. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Green Gables / NP N 1829 P
      #bcb396
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  31. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Zembezi Rocks
      #b4ac90
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  32. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26360
      #b5af9b
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 16360
      #b6af9b
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  33. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Trinity Islands / 1216
      #b9b79b
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Turtle Trail / 1161
      #b6b5a0
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  34. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6249 - Trinity Islands
      #b9b79b
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. DE 6256 - Turtle Trail
      #b6b5a0
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  35. Flügger

    1. ★ Summer Passing (IN-779)
      #b6b494
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. Bøgeskov (U-756)
      #bcb393
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  36. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Ball Green / 75
      #b9b494
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. French Gray / 18
      #b7b4a1
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  37. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Thyme
      #b9b494
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Dry Goods / 40YY 44/095
      #bbaf98
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  38. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Elemental / AF-400
      #b2ad8e
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Dried Basil / 1510
      #afaa90
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  39. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2210
      #bab79a
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  40. Geely

    1. Diamond White Solid / HH
      #bdb398
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  41. Colortrend

    1. 372
      #b0ab94
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Palm House Fountain
      #b3ae9c
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  42. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10591
      #b4b09d
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  43. Craig & Rose

    1. Granada
      #bbb097
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  44. General Paint

    1. Mint Slush / CL 2944M
      #b3ab93
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Moretti / CLC 1214M
      #b3aa92
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  45. AMC

    1. Tijuana Tan
      #bcb195
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  46. Ford

    1. Kent Gray
      #aeb199
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. WIng Gray
      #adad97
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  47. Little Greene

    1. Tracery II
      #b7b79f
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Slaked Lime Dark
      #bdb29a
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  48. Sikkens

    1. G0.10.65
      #bab19c
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. G4.15.65
      #bbb292
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  49. RAL

    1. RAL 7032 / Pebble grey
      #b8b799
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  50. GM / General Motors

    1. Mission Beige
      #beb498
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Sandstone
      #b9ad93
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  51. Chrysler

    1. Beige
      #beb498
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Sandalwood Beige
      #bbb695
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  52. Dutch Boy

    1. My Inner Sanctum
      #b3b59f
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Argan Tree
      #b5ad8d
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  53. Coronado Paint

    1. 7785 - Golden Shores
      #b9b594
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. 8409 - Dream Weaver
      #afb29c
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  54. Levis

    1. Zilvergroen
      #bab291
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  55. Jotun

    1. 0277 / Lagune
      #aead8e
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. 10293 / Lys Hamp
      #b9ad96
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  56. Tofas

    1. Korfu Beyazi / 224
      #b3ac98
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  57. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5124
      #b5ae8d
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  58. Disney

    1. 4C-30-3 Whistling Wind
      #bcb5a0
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  59. Caparol

    1. Toscana 11
      #bcb8a0
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Bison 5
      #bcb098
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  60. Taubmans

    1. London Underground / T12 60.E12
      #bcb098
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Norwegian Sleigh / T12 55.D12
      #b2b59f
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  61. Tikkurila

    1. V449 / Jade
      #abac91
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. 576X
      #aeaa95
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  62. Volvo

    1. Alpine White / MGR
      #bfb49b
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  63. Sico

    1. 6199-42 Cool Current
      #adaa94
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  64. Albany Paint

    1. Flake Grey
      #bdb6a1
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  65. Duron

    1. Colonial Revival Green Stone
      #b7b390
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  66. Alcro

    1. Champagne Parlemor
      #b1a991
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 39.8%

#b5b197 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b5b197 foreground

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #b5b197">…</p>

#b5b197 background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #b5b197">…</p>

#b5b197 shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b5b197">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11907479
Binary
10110101, 10110001, 10010111
Hexadecimal
#b5b197
LRV
≈ 43.5%
Closest short hex
#bb9 ΔE = 4.109
RGB
rgb(181, 177, 151)
RGBA
rgba(181, 177, 151, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.356, g: 0.348, b: 0.297
RYB
red: 0.610%, yellow: 0.710%, blue: 0.592%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4869737 / 0xffb5b197
HSL
hsl(52, 17%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(52, 17%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 52° (52.000), saturation: 17% (0.166), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 52.000, saturation: 16.575%, perceived brightness: 68.806%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 79.142, S: 25.613, L: 71.895
Cubehelix
H: 50.130, S: 0.229, L: 0.688
TSL
T: 1.815, S: 0.036, L: 0.687
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 2% (0.022), yellow: 17% (0.166), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 31% (0.306), yellow: 41% (0.408)
XYZ
X: 40.364, Y: 43.503, Z: 35.543
xyY
x: 0.338, y: 0.364, Y: 43.503
CIELab
L: 71.895, a: -3.031, b: 13.835
CIELuv
L: 71.895, u: 3.828, v: 19.960
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.895, C: 14.163, H: 102.357
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.895, C: 20.324, H: 79.142
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.957, a: -6.187, b: 14.220
CIECAM02
J: 63.637, C: 12.246, h: 98.152, Q: 157.169, M: 10.709, s: 26.103, H: 114.980
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.014, jaune: 2.079, green: 0.482
LMS
L: 42.495, M: 45.663, S: 35.665
YCbCr
Y: 166.523, Cb: 115.994, Cr: 131.602
YCgCo
Y: 171.500, Cg: 5.500, Co: 52.750
YDbDr
Y: 175.232, Db: -36.458, Dr: -10.974
YPbPr
Y: 175.980, Pb: -13.460, Pr: 3.196
xvYCC
Y: 167.136, Cb: 116.176, Cr: 130.807
YIQ
Y: 175.232, I: 10.736, Q: -7.244
YUV
Y: 175.232, U: -11.923, V: 5.060
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 7/2 ΔE = 1.383
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 13.540

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