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#b5b201 Hex Color Code

#b5b201 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b5b201 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b5b201 is comprised of 70.98% red, 69.8% green and 0.39% blue. In the HSL color space #b5b201 has a hue of 59° (degrees), 99% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.95 nm.

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#b5b201 linear gradient to complementary #0063b6

  1. #b5b201
  2. #a8a43e
  3. #9a955b
  4. #888874
  5. #737b8b
  6. #546ea0
  7. #0063b6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #919100
  2. #9d9c00
  3. #a9a700
  4. #b5b201
  5. #c1bd1a
  6. #cdc82a
  7. #dad438

Tones

  1. #b5b201
  2. #a7a326
  3. #999437
  4. #8a8543
  5. #7b774c
  6. #6c6954
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#b5b201 to white

  1. #b5b201
  2. #c4be43
  3. #d3cb6b
  4. #e0d790
  5. #ebe4b5
  6. #f6f2da
  7. #ffffff

#b5b201 to black

  1. #b5b201
  2. #95920f
  3. #767313
  4. #585514
  5. #3c3912
  6. #22200d
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS283
      #b5b100
      ΔE = 0.358 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 90.15.15
      #b7b101
      ΔE = 0.659 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. 93.15.21
      #bbaf30
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1152
      #b6b400
      ΔE = 0.689 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. 1146
      #beb700
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  4. Duron

    1. ★ High Strung
      #b5b01e
      ΔE = 1.326 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Snake Eyes / T12 58.H2
      #b6b428
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. ★ Picnic / T12 58.G3
      #b3b027
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  6. Bristol

    1. ★ Picnic / P160-C6
      #b3b027
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Hot Pepper 72YY 47/743
      #beb413
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Inch Worm
      #bfb50c
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. Flip-Flop
      #b0ae26
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 14-b5
      #b4af2a
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 15-a4
      #aab000
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  10. Sikkens

    1. G7.57.66
      #bbb821
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  11. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Fusion - 6919
      #b0ae26
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Citronette 17-12
      #b3b230
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. 1-16-7 Oz
      #c0b521
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. 397
      #bfb80a
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 612
      #c2b50d
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. Spritz Of Lime
      #b2b232
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. Chartreuse / 2024-10
      #c2b501
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-G70Y
      #b5b237
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 41.9%

#b5b201 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b5b201 foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #b5b201">…</p>

#b5b201 background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #b5b201">…</p>

#b5b201 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 #b5b201">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11907585
Binary
10110101, 10110010, 00000001
Hexadecimal
#b5b201
LRV
≈ 41.7%
Closest short hex
#bb1 ΔE = 3.097
RGB
rgb(181, 178, 1)
RGBA
rgba(181, 178, 1, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.503, g: 0.494, b: 0.003
RYB
red: 0.016%, yellow: 0.710%, blue: 0.004%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4869631 / 0xffb5b201
HSL
hsl(59, 99%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(59, 99%%, 36%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 59° (59.000), saturation: 99% (0.994), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 59.000, saturation: 99.448%, perceived brightness: 66.081%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 84.343, S: 99.894, L: 70.641
Cubehelix
H: 56.149, S: 1.347, L: 0.625
TSL
T: 1.523, S: 0.314, L: 0.622
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 2% (0.017), yellow: 99% (0.994), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 100% (0.996)
XYZ
X: 34.983, Y: 41.668, Z: 6.229
xyY
x: 0.422, y: 0.503, Y: 41.668
CIELab
L: 70.641, a: -15.128, b: 72.319
CIELuv
L: 70.641, u: 7.661, v: 77.340
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.641, C: 73.885, H: 101.815
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.641, C: 77.718, H: 84.343
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.551, a: -16.225, b: 39.464
CIECAM02
J: 61.930, C: 64.238, h: 104.669, Q: 155.046, M: 56.175, s: 60.192, H: 126.019
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.735, jaune: 9.676, green: 2.570
LMS
L: 42.525, M: 46.155, S: 6.797
YCbCr
Y: 152.327, Cb: 49.853, Cr: 141.884
YCgCo
Y: 134.500, Cg: 43.500, Co: 90.250
YDbDr
Y: 158.719, Db: -237.291, Dr: -42.408
YPbPr
Y: 165.895, Pb: -88.845, Pr: 9.642
xvYCC
Y: 158.475, Cb: 49.956, Cr: 136.470
YIQ
Y: 158.719, I: 58.651, Q: -54.437
YUV
Y: 158.719, U: -77.612, V: 19.547
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 7/12 ΔE = 0.851
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 8.989

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