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Natural Color System / NCS S 2050-G70Y / #b5b237 Hex Color Code

#b5b237 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b5b237 is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b5b237 is comprised of 70.98% red, 69.8% green and 21.57% blue. In the HSL color space #b5b237 has a hue of 59° (degrees), 53% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 571 nm.

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#b5b237 linear gradient to complementary #005fec

  1. #b5b237
  2. #aea35e
  3. #a3947d
  4. #958699
  5. #8078b5
  6. #606bd1
  7. #005fec

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #92910e
  2. #9d9c1e
  3. #a9a72b
  4. #b5b237
  5. #c1bd42
  6. #cdc94e
  7. #d9d459

Tones

  1. #b5b237
  2. #aca845
  3. #a29d51
  4. #98935c
  5. #8d8965
  6. #82806e
  7. #767676

Tints and Shades

#b5b237 to white

  1. #b5b237
  2. #c4be5b
  3. #d1cb7c
  4. #ded89c
  5. #eae5bd
  6. #f5f2de
  7. #ffffff

#b5b237 to black

  1. #b5b237
  2. #959230
  3. #757329
  4. #585521
  5. #3b391a
  6. #212011
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Citronette 17-12
      #b3b230
      ΔE = 0.774 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Paradise Green 16-14
      #c0b436
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5577
      #b7b33e
      ΔE = 0.794 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 4102
      #c0b236
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Spritz Of Lime
      #b2b232
      ΔE = 0.819 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Crushed Oregano
      #abac3a
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Jealous Eyes / T12 58.H3
      #b2b13b
      ΔE = 0.896 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. ★ Picnic / T12 58.G3
      #b3b027
      ΔE = 1.498 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2060-G70Y
      #b5af3d
      ΔE = 1.353 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. ★ Natural Green / S 2060-G60Y
      #b1b043
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 14-b5
      #b4af2a
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. ★ 15-b4
      #b0b531
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  7. Bristol

    1. ★ Picnic / P160-C6
      #b3b027
      ΔE = 1.498 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 400B-6 Japanese Fern
      #b5b544
      ΔE = 1.677 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  9. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Green Gourmet / 24D-5
      #bbb42f
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-G70Y
      #b7b349
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  11. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Fusion - 6919
      #b0ae26
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  12. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Flip-Flop
      #b0ae26
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  13. Duron

    1. ★ High Strung
      #b5b01e
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  14. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS275
      #b7af46
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  15. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Sporting Green / 7741
      #b0b631
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  16. Brillux

    1. ★ 93.15.21
      #bbaf30
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  17. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 0-009 - Parakeet
      #abb032
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  18. General Paint

    1. ★ Kiwi / CLV 1138N
      #abb033
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7765 C
      #bbb323
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. 7745 C
      #abad23
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  20. Albany Paint

    1. Meadowlands
      #acae3f
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  21. CIL

    1. Juliet's Potion
      #b4ab2d
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  22. Crown Paint

    1. Green Cross Code
      #adad42
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  23. Devoe Paint

    1. Juliet's Potion / 70YY 39/613
      #b7ab2b
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  24. Volkswagen

    1. Berber Yellow
      #aead46
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. 7741 - Sporting Green
      #a9af23
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pesto / 1330
      #c1b23e
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  27. California Paints

    1. DE 5474 - Pesto
      #c1b23e
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  28. Porter Paints

    1. Willow Herb / 210-6
      #a9ac31
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  29. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Willow Herb 210-6
      #a9ac31
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  30. ICI Paints

    1. 3685 Apple Green 90YY 48/650
      #afb837
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 43.7%

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#b5b237 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b5b237 foreground

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #b5b237">…</p>

#b5b237 background

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="background-color: #b5b237">…</p>

#b5b237 shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b5b237">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11907639
Binary
10110101, 10110010, 00110111
Hexadecimal
#b5b237
LRV
≈ 41.9%
Closest short hex
#bb4 ΔE = 3.208
RGB
rgb(181, 178, 55)
RGBA
rgba(181, 178, 55, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.437, g: 0.430, b: 0.133
RYB
red: 0.228%, yellow: 0.710%, blue: 0.216%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4869577 / 0xffb5b237
HSL
hsl(59, 53%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(59, 53%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 59° (58.571), saturation: 70% (0.696), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 58.571, saturation: 69.613%, perceived brightness: 66.481%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 84.201, S: 89.407, L: 70.831
Cubehelix
H: 55.804, S: 0.965, L: 0.649
TSL
T: 1.540, S: 0.190, L: 0.647
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 2% (0.017), yellow: 70% (0.696), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 78% (0.784)
XYZ
X: 35.667, Y: 41.942, Z: 9.830
xyY
x: 0.408, y: 0.480, Y: 41.942
CIELab
L: 70.831, a: -13.624, b: 59.986
CIELuv
L: 70.831, u: 7.046, v: 69.385
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.831, C: 61.513, H: 102.796
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.831, C: 69.742, H: 84.201
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.762, a: -15.026, b: 36.334
CIECAM02
J: 62.224, C: 52.832, h: 103.968, Q: 155.414, M: 46.201, s: 54.523, H: 124.869
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.786, jaune: 8.437, green: 2.197
LMS
L: 42.559, M: 46.160, S: 10.345
YCbCr
Y: 157.619, Cb: 73.559, Cr: 138.050
YCgCo
Y: 148.000, Cg: 30.000, Co: 76.750
YDbDr
Y: 164.875, Db: -165.309, Dr: -30.690
YPbPr
Y: 169.783, Pb: -61.845, Pr: 7.158
xvYCC
Y: 161.814, Cb: 73.673, Cr: 134.288
YIQ
Y: 164.875, I: 41.302, Q: -37.635
YUV
Y: 164.875, U: -54.068, V: 14.146
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 7/8 ΔE = 1.749
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 7.383

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