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#b5b497 Hex Color Code

#b5b497 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b5b497 is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b5b497 is comprised of 70.98% red, 70.59% green and 59.22% blue. In the HSL color space #b5b497 has a hue of 58° (degrees), 17% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.96 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#b5b497 linear gradient to complementary #9095bc

  1. #b5b497
  2. #b0af9d
  3. #aaa9a4
  4. #a4a4aa
  5. #9e9fb0
  6. #979ab6
  7. #9095bc

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #939276
  2. #9e9d81
  3. #a9a98c
  4. #b5b497
  5. #c1c0a2
  6. #cccbae
  7. #d8d7b9

Tints and Shades

#b5b497 to white

  1. #b5b497
  2. #c1c0a8
  3. #cdccb9
  4. #dad9ca
  5. #e6e5db
  6. #f3f2ed
  7. #ffffff

#b5b497 to black

  1. #b5b497
  2. #94937c
  3. #757462
  4. #57564a
  5. #3a3a32
  6. #20201c
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Herbal Dash
      #b5b397
      ΔE = 0.517 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. My Inner Sanctum
      #b3b59f
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Hazy Sage
      #b2b396
      ΔE = 0.829 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. ★ Fresh Thyme Green / 70YY 46/160
      #bbb799
      ΔE = 1.657 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  3. Bristol

    1. ★ Light Sage / P211-N4
      #b2b295
      ΔE = 0.877 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. South Wind / P209-N4
      #bab298
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  4. Flügger

    1. ★ Summer Passing (IN-779)
      #b6b494
      ΔE = 1.001 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. ★ Herskabsgrøn (U-588)
      #bab99c
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 3010-G80Y
      #b4b49a
      ΔE = 1.005 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 3010-G90Y
      #b8b396
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pale Sage / T10 59H-1
      #b2b496
      ΔE = 1.032 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Norwegian Sleigh / T12 55.D12
      #b2b59f
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  7. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 7032 / Pebble grey
      #b8b799
      ΔE = 1.120 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  8. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 12 B 19 - Beige
      #b4b595
      ΔE = 1.126 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. BS 4800 10 B 19 - Beige
      #b9b093
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  9. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6249 - Trinity Islands
      #b9b79b
      ΔE = 1.291 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. DE 6256 - Turtle Trail
      #b6b5a0
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Trinity Islands / 1216
      #b9b79b
      ΔE = 1.291 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Turtle Trail / 1161
      #b6b5a0
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  11. Brillux

    1. ★ 90.06.15
      #b3b197
      ΔE = 1.369 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. ★ 93.06.21
      #b7b093
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  12. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2210
      #bab79a
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Thyme
      #b9b494
      ΔE = 1.615 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Tennessee Haze / 70YY 43/113
      #b6ae92
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  14. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Ball Green / 75
      #b9b494
      ΔE = 1.615 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 14-0418 TCX
      #bab696
      ΔE = 1.616 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. ★ 453 U
      #bcb999
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  16. Homebase

    1. ★ Olive
      #b8b49b
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Mosaic Tile / 1517
      #bab497
      ΔE = 1.658 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. ★ Estate Sale / CSP-795
      #adaf93
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7785 - Golden Shores
      #b9b594
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. 8409 - Dream Weaver
      #afb29c
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  19. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Renewed / JG-113
      #b6b39b
      ΔE = 1.700 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. ★ Seasonal / JG-51
      #afb196
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  20. Resene

    1. ★ Half Hillary G77-025-092
      #b9b398
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Aspiring G80-023-101
      #bbbba1
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Sandarac 90YY 46/148
      #b2af91
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. ★ 3686 Woodland Mystery 90YY 52/138
      #bbba9e
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  22. Little Greene

    1. ★ Tracery II
      #b7b79f
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. ★ Portland Stone Deep
      #bab492
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  23. Chrysler

    1. ★ Sandalwood Beige
      #bbb695
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  24. Dulux

    1. ★ 70YY 46/160
      #bab394
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Sophisticated Sage
      #b3ae97
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  25. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Gray Silt
      #b4af90
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Hunter's White
      #bab894
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  26. Plascon

    1. ★ Bright Idea Y4-D2-1
      #b0b098
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  27. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 24424
      #b3b69e
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Federal Standard 34424
      #b3b69f
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  28. Duron

    1. ★ Colonial Revival Green Stone
      #b7b390
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  29. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Koi Pond - 7727
      #b9b292
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. ★ Plymouth Green - 2852
      #b1b695
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  30. Disney

    1. ★ P3-2 Rabbit's Garden
      #aeb292
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  31. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Granite
      #b5b39d
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  32. Graham & Brown

    1. Hey Pesto
      #bcb59b
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  33. CIL

    1. Tennessee Haze
      #b3af97
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  34. Colorhouse

    1. Glass .03
      #b9ba99
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  35. Sto

    1. 31133
      #b1b29c
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 36433
      #b2b99d
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  36. Ford

    1. Kent Gray
      #aeb199
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Spring Green
      #bbb995
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  37. Colortrend

    1. Cypress
      #b5b8a0
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. Olive
      #bfb698
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  38. Kelly-Moore

    1. Lemongrass / 213
      #b8b092
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Prescott / SS4317
      #b1af8b
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  39. General Paint

    1. Lovage / CL 1944M
      #b7b894
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  40. Sunbeam

    1. Polar White / 153
      #b6af95
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  41. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-17-4 Serpentine
      #aeb18f
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  42. Ralph Lauren

    1. Plantation / RLNA231
      #b9b6a0
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Mexican Feather Grass / RLNA236
      #b6b39e
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  43. Jotun

    1. 8302 / Laurbær
      #b0ae96
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 0277 / Lagune
      #aead8e
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  44. Clark+Kensington

    1. Pelican Hill / 26B-4
      #b6b894
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Wisdom of the Ages / 25B-5
      #beb895
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  45. Levis

    1. Zilvergroen
      #bab291
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  46. Nippon Paint

    1. Green Gables / NP N 1829 P
      #bcb396
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Green Living / NP BGG 1742 T
      #b6b690
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  47. Tollens

    1. T2166-3
      #bbb69f
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. T2144-4
      #aead95
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  48. Caparol

    1. Toscana 11
      #bcb8a0
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. 22/18
      #b4b894
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  49. Fired Earth

    1. Greenwich Green
      #b4b99f
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  50. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Olive Sprig / PPG1125-4
      #acaf95
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  51. Albany Paint

    1. Kasbah
      #beb897
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  52. Behr

    1. Rock Garden 6G1
      #bab59f
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Dried Chervil ICC-105
      #b1b89c
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  53. Sikkens

    1. G4.15.65
      #bbb292
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  54. Porter Paints

    1. Olive Sprig / 410-4
      #acaf96
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  55. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Sage Gray 14-27
      #bab39c
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  56. Peintures MF

    1. Rosée de saule
      #b2b590
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  57. AMC

    1. Spring Green
      #bbb995
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  58. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Spanish Moss / 7689
      #b6bb9c
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Lambs Ear / 8417
      #b1b89e
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  59. Tikkurila

    1. 592X
      #b3b4a0
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  60. Earthpaint

    1. 5-17-3 Pistachio
      #bdbc9f
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  61. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5124
      #b5ae8d
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  62. GM / General Motors

    1. Silver Fawn
      #b1b29e
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 43.7%

#b5b497 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b5b497 foreground

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #b5b497">…</p>

#b5b497 background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #b5b497">…</p>

#b5b497 shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b5b497">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11908247
Binary
10110101, 10110100, 10010111
Hexadecimal
#b5b497
LRV
≈ 44.7%
Closest short hex
#bb9 ΔE = 2.783
RGB
rgb(181, 180, 151)
RGBA
rgba(181, 180, 151, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.354, g: 0.352, b: 0.295
RYB
red: 0.596%, yellow: 0.710%, blue: 0.592%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4868969 / 0xffb5b497
HSL
hsl(58, 17%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(58, 17%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 58° (58.000), saturation: 17% (0.166), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 58.000, saturation: 16.575%, perceived brightness: 69.505%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 84.318, S: 27.355, L: 72.695
Cubehelix
H: 55.340, S: 0.245, L: 0.695
TSL
T: 1.564, S: 0.036, L: 0.694
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 1% (0.006), yellow: 17% (0.166), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 29% (0.294), yellow: 41% (0.408)
XYZ
X: 40.963, Y: 44.701, Z: 35.742
xyY
x: 0.337, y: 0.368, Y: 44.701
CIELab
L: 72.695, a: -4.627, b: 14.956
CIELuv
L: 72.695, u: 2.168, v: 21.793
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.695, C: 15.656, H: 107.192
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.695, C: 21.901, H: 84.318
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.859, a: -7.640, b: 15.105
CIECAM02
J: 64.523, C: 13.578, h: 103.655, Q: 158.259, M: 11.874, s: 27.391, H: 124.353
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.007, jaune: 2.267, green: 0.720
LMS
L: 43.417, M: 47.277, S: 35.880
YCbCr
Y: 168.035, Cb: 115.121, Cr: 130.498
YCgCo
Y: 173.000, Cg: 7.000, Co: 52.750
YDbDr
Y: 176.993, Db: -39.107, Dr: -7.626
YPbPr
Y: 178.125, Pb: -14.615, Pr: 1.834
xvYCC
Y: 168.978, Cb: 115.162, Cr: 129.611
YIQ
Y: 176.993, I: 9.912, Q: -8.811
YUV
Y: 176.993, U: -12.789, V: 3.515
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 7/2 ΔE = 1.292
Brand Color
Zerply ΔE = 12.596

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