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#b6b301 Hex Color Code

#b6b301 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b6b301 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b6b301 is comprised of 71.37% red, 70.2% green and 0.39% blue. In the HSL color space #b6b301 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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Color Schemes

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#b6b301 linear gradient to complementary #0065b7

  1. #b6b301
  2. #a9a53e
  3. #9b975b
  4. #898974
  5. #737c8b
  6. #5470a1
  7. #0065b7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #929200
  2. #9e9d00
  3. #aaa800
  4. #b6b301
  5. #c2be1b
  6. #ceca2b
  7. #dbd538

Tones

  1. #b6b301
  2. #a8a427
  3. #9a9537
  4. #8b8643
  5. #7c784d
  6. #6d6a55
  7. #5c5c5c

Tints and Shades

#b6b301 to White

  1. #b6b301
  2. #c5bf44
  3. #d3cb6b
  4. #e0d890
  5. #ece5b5
  6. #f6f2da
  7. #ffffff

#b6b301 to Black

  1. #b6b301
  2. #96930f
  3. #767314
  4. #585614
  5. #3c3a12
  6. #22200d
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

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Dichromacy

Trichromacy

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1152
      #b6b400
      ΔE = 0.358
    2. ★ 1146
      #beb700
      ΔE = 1.983
  2. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS283
      #b5b100
      ΔE = 0.685
  3. Brillux

    1. ★ 90.15.15
      #b7b101
      ΔE = 0.811
  4. Duron

    1. ★ High Strung
      #b5b01e
      ΔE = 1.551
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Snake Eyes / T12 58.H2
      #b6b428
      ΔE = 1.723
    2. ★ Picnic / T12 58.G3
      #b3b027
      ΔE = 2.115
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Hot Pepper 72YY 47/743
      #beb413
      ΔE = 1.761
  7. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Inch Worm
      #bfb50c
      ΔE = 1.955
    2. Flip-Flop
      #b0ae26
      ΔE = 2.696
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ G7.57.66
      #bbb821
      ΔE = 2.051
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 397
      #bfb80a
      ΔE = 2.284
    2. 390
      #b5ba05
      ΔE = 2.558
  10. Earthpaint

    1. 1-16-7 Oz
      #c0b521
      ΔE = 2.335
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. 14-b5
      #b4af2a
      ΔE = 2.432
    2. 15-a4
      #aab000
      ΔE = 2.643
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Citronette 17-12
      #b3b230
      ΔE = 2.541
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. Chartreuse / 2024-10
      #c2b501
      ΔE = 2.644
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. Spritz Of Lime
      #b2b232
      ΔE = 2.798
  15. Nippon Paint

    1. Campus Green / NP BGG 1729 A
      #c2b324
      ΔE = 2.938
  16. Dulux

    1. 72YY 47/743
      #c2b91b
      ΔE = 2.944
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-G70Y
      #b5b237
      ΔE = 2.978

#b6b301 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b6b301 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #b6b301">…</p>

#b6b301 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #b6b301">…</p>

#b6b301 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b6b301">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11973377
Binary
10110110, 10110011, 00000001
Hexadecimal
#b6b301
Closest short hex
#bb1 ΔE = 2.745
RGB
rgb(182, 179, 1)
RGBA
rgba(182, 179, 1, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.503, g: 0.494, b: 0.003
RYB
red: 1.588%, yellow: 71.373%, blue: 0.392%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4803839 / 0xffb6b301
HSL
hsl(59, 99%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(59, 99%%, 36%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 59° (59.006), saturation: 99% (0.995), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 59.006, saturation: 99.451, perceived brightness: 66.450
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 84.351, S: 99.895, L: 71.001
Cubehelix
H: 56.154, S: 1.360, L: 0.629
TSL
T: 1.523, S: 0.314, L: 0.626
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 2 (0.016), yellow: 99 (0.995), key: 29 (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 29 (0.286), magenta: 30 (0.298), yellow: 100 (0.996)
XYZ
X: 35.419, Y: 42.189, Z: 6.306
xyY
x: 0.422, y: 0.503, Y: 42.189
CIELab
L: 71.001, a: -15.198, b: 72.621
CIELuv
L: 71.001, u: 7.690, v: 77.735
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.001, C: 74.194, H: 101.821
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.001, C: 78.115, H: 84.351
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.953, a: -16.332, b: 39.711
CIECAM02
J: 62.352, C: 64.461, h: 104.675, Q: 155.573, M: 56.370, s: 60.195, H: 126.030
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.735, jaune: 9.716, green: 2.581
LMS
L: 43.055, M: 46.733, S: 6.882
YCbCr
Y: 153.088, Cb: 49.414, Cr: 141.955
YCgCo
Y: 135.250, Cg: 43.750, Co: 90.750
YDbDr
Y: 159.605, Db: -238.624, Dr: -42.625
YPbPr
Y: 166.823, Pb: -89.345, Pr: 9.688
xvYCC
Y: 159.272, Cb: 49.517, Cr: 136.510
YIQ
Y: 159.605, I: 58.972, Q: -54.748
YUV
Y: 159.605, U: -78.048, V: 19.647
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 7/12 ΔE = 0.907
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 9.083

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