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#b6a603 Hex Color Code

#b6a603 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b6a603 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b6a603 is comprised of 71.37% red, 65.1% green and 1.18% blue. In the HSL color space #b6a603 has a hue of 55° (degrees), 97% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 573.17 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#b6a603 linear gradient to complementary #0079b9

  1. #b6a603
  2. #aa9e3b
  3. #9b9659
  4. #8a8e72
  5. #74868a
  6. #557fa2
  7. #0079b9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #948700
  2. #9f9100
  3. #aa9c00
  4. #b6a603
  5. #c2b11a
  6. #cdbb28
  7. #d9c635

Tones

  1. #b6a603
  2. #a89926
  3. #9a8d36
  4. #8c8042
  5. #7d744c
  6. #6e6855
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#b6a603 to white

  1. #b6a603
  2. #c5b442
  3. #d3c269
  4. #e0d18f
  5. #ece0b4
  6. #f6efd9
  7. #ffffff

#b6a603 to black

  1. #b6a603
  2. #96880f
  3. #766b13
  4. #585014
  5. #3c3612
  6. #221e0c
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 13-a6
      #b4a700
      ΔE = 0.697 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. 14-a5
      #b0ac00
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  2. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1642
      #b8a900
      ΔE = 1.072 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Earls Green G72-139-091
      #b8a722
      ΔE = 1.409 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-G80Y
      #b9a520
      ΔE = 1.568 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ G4.60.60
      #b2a214
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. G8.60.60
      #ada900
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  6. Focoltone

    1. ★ 7032
      #b2a100
      ΔE = 1.783 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 2246
      #beac00
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  7. Alcro

    1. ★ Passion
      #bca400
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ Tarragon Glory 3
      #b5a728
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. 70YY 39/613
      #b6a931
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 398 C
      #ada400
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. 398
      #aba30a
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2070-G70Y
      #b2a824
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Natural Green / S 2070-G80Y
      #bfa51d
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Pickle Juice / 1250
      #bba528
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  12. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5468 - Pickle Juice
      #bba528
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  13. Kaessbohrer

    1. Gelbgruen / 6380
      #aca607
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  14. ICI Paints

    1. 3642 Juliet's Potion 70YY 39/613
      #b1a329
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. 3643 English Green 70YY 41/586
      #b6a834
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  15. Devoe Paint

    1. Juliet's Potion / 70YY 39/613
      #b7ab2b
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 206
      #b6a22a
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. Yellow
      #b6a430
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  18. CIL

    1. Juliet's Potion
      #b4ab2d
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  19. Taubmans

    1. Willow Spring / T12 58.G5
      #b2a832
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  20. Bristol

    1. Willow Spring / P162-C6
      #b2a832
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 37.7%

#b6a603 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b6a603 foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #b6a603">…</p>

#b6a603 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #b6a603">…</p>

#b6a603 shadow

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b6a603">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11970051
Binary
10110110, 10100110, 00000011
Hexadecimal
#b6a603
LRV
≈ 37.2%
Closest short hex
#ba1 ΔE = 1.573
RGB
rgb(182, 166, 3)
RGBA
rgba(182, 166, 3, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.519, g: 0.473, b: 0.009
RYB
red: 0.081%, yellow: 0.714%, blue: 0.012%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4807165 / 0xffb6a603
HSL
hsl(55, 97%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(55, 97%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 55° (54.637), saturation: 98% (0.984), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 54.637, saturation: 98.352%, perceived brightness: 63.331%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 77.115, S: 99.692, L: 67.446
Cubehelix
H: 52.495, S: 1.251, L: 0.599
TSL
T: 1.703, S: 0.311, L: 0.597
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 9% (0.088), yellow: 98% (0.984), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.286), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 99% (0.988)
XYZ
X: 32.946, Y: 37.226, Z: 5.536
xyY
x: 0.435, y: 0.492, Y: 37.226
CIELab
L: 67.446, a: -8.452, b: 69.780
CIELuv
L: 67.446, u: 16.598, v: 72.561
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.446, C: 70.290, H: 96.906
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.446, C: 74.435, H: 77.115
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.013, a: -10.386, b: 37.329
CIECAM02
J: 58.514, C: 60.564, h: 99.436, Q: 150.709, M: 52.962, s: 59.281, H: 117.217
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.752, jaune: 9.321, green: 1.591
LMS
L: 39.236, M: 40.044, S: 6.049
YCbCr
Y: 146.732, Cb: 54.075, Cr: 146.597
YCgCo
Y: 129.250, Cg: 36.750, Co: 90.250
YDbDr
Y: 152.202, Db: -224.479, Dr: -56.699
YPbPr
Y: 157.672, Pb: -83.340, Pr: 15.498
xvYCC
Y: 151.412, Cb: 54.792, Cr: 141.614
YIQ
Y: 152.202, I: 61.897, Q: -47.332
YUV
Y: 152.202, U: -73.420, V: 26.142
Munsell Color System
10Y 7/12 ΔE = 2.557
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 11.498

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