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Darkgoldenrod / Dark goldenrod / #b8860b Hex Color Code

#b8860b Paint ChipThe color darkgoldenrod / Dark goldenrod with hexadecimal color code #b8860b is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b8860b is comprised of 72.16% red, 52.55% green and 4.31% blue. In the HSL color space #b8860b has a hue of 43° (degrees), 89% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 580.03 nm.

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#b8860b linear gradient to complementary #0077c3

  1. #b8860b
  2. #ad833a
  3. #a08058
  4. #8f7d74
  5. #7a7b8e
  6. #5a79a8
  7. #0077c3

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #996c00
  2. #a47500
  3. #ae7d00
  4. #b8860b
  5. #c28f1a
  6. #cd9825
  7. #d7a12f

Tones

  1. #b8860b
  2. #ab8026
  3. #9e7a35
  4. #907442
  5. #826e4e
  6. #736858
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#b8860b to white

  1. #b8860b
  2. #c8993f
  3. #d6ac66
  4. #e3c08b
  5. #eed5b1
  6. #f7ead8
  7. #ffffff

#b8860b to black

  1. #b8860b
  2. #976e11
  3. #785813
  4. #5a4212
  5. #3d2d10
  6. #221a0b
  7. #000000

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  1. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS252
      #b78900
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. CAS236
      #c28500
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10181
      #be850f
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. CF10195
      #b88d20
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ Mistral 0 / Mistral 0 Kg
      #b48420
      ΔE = 1.874 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Ocker / Ocker Ava
      #b88428
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 360D-7 Brown Mustard
      #b6882a
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  5. Sikkens

    1. F6.55.54
      #b58b22
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. Yellow
      #b28528
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  7. General Paint

    1. Courage / CLV 1128N
      #b5892c
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  8. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 08 D 43 - Yellow
      #c3870d
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  9. Focoltone

    1. 1157
      #c08200
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. 2338
      #b88d00
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  10. CIL

    1. Golden Harvest
      #c28a1f
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 29.7%

#b8860b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8860b foreground

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #b8860b">…</p>

#b8860b background

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

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #b8860b">…</p>

#b8860b shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8860b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12092939
Binary
10111000, 10000110, 00001011
Hexadecimal
#b8860b
LRV
≈ 27.3%
Closest short hex
#b81 ΔE = 0.888
RGB
rgb(184, 134, 11)
RGBA
rgba(184, 134, 11, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.559, g: 0.407, b: 0.033
RYB
red: 0.319%, yellow: 0.722%, blue: 0.043%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4684277 / 0xffb8860b
HSL
hsl(43, 89%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(43, 89%%, 38%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 43° (42.659), saturation: 94% (0.940), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 42.659, saturation: 94.022%, perceived brightness: 56.390%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 54.914, S: 98.549, L: 59.221
Cubehelix
H: 40.806, S: 1.052, L: 0.531
TSL
T: 2.220, S: 0.319, L: 0.529
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 27% (0.272), yellow: 94% (0.940), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 47% (0.475), yellow: 96% (0.957)
XYZ
X: 28.355, Y: 27.267, Z: 4.086
xyY
x: 0.475, y: 0.457, Y: 27.267
CIELab
L: 59.221, a: 9.865, b: 62.730
CIELuv
L: 59.221, u: 41.893, v: 59.639
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.221, C: 63.501, H: 81.063
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.221, C: 72.883, H: 54.914
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.218, a: 5.546, b: 31.913
CIECAM02
J: 50.141, C: 53.801, h: 81.324, Q: 139.510, M: 47.049, s: 58.073, H: 86.054
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.783, jaune: 8.338, green: -1.255
LMS
L: 31.829, M: 26.360, S: 4.474
YCbCr
Y: 131.902, Cb: 66.603, Cr: 158.683
YCgCo
Y: 115.750, Cg: 18.250, Co: 89.250
YDbDr
Y: 134.928, Db: -186.459, Dr: -93.341
YPbPr
Y: 135.794, Pb: -67.250, Pr: 30.658
xvYCC
Y: 132.623, Cb: 68.925, Cr: 154.931
YIQ
Y: 134.928, I: 69.301, Q: -27.697
YUV
Y: 134.928, U: -60.983, V: 43.051
Munsell Color System
2.5Y 6/10 ΔE = 1.049
Brand Color
Amazon ΔE = 11.641

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