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#b8b000 Hex Color Code

#b8b000 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8b000 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b8b000 is comprised of 72.16% red, 69.02% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #b8b000 has a hue of 57° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 571.77 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#b8b000 linear gradient to complementary #006cb8

  1. #b8b000
  2. #aba43d
  3. #9c975b
  4. #8b8c74
  5. #74808b
  6. #5576a2
  7. #006cb8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #949000
  2. #a09a00
  3. #aca500
  4. #b8b000
  5. #c4bb1a
  6. #d0c62a
  7. #ddd237

Tones

  1. #b8b000
  2. #aaa126
  3. #9b9337
  4. #8c8543
  5. #7d774c
  6. #6d6955
  7. #5c5c5c

Tints and Shades

#b8b000 to white

  1. #b8b000
  2. #c7bd43
  3. #d5c96b
  4. #e1d690
  5. #ede4b5
  6. #f7f1da
  7. #ffffff

#b8b000 to black

  1. #b8b000
  2. #97900e
  3. #787213
  4. #595414
  5. #3d3912
  6. #221f0d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brillux

    1. ★ 90.15.15
      #b7b101
      ΔE = 0.483 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. 93.15.21
      #bbaf30
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  2. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS283
      #b5b100
      ΔE = 0.869 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  3. Duron

    1. ★ High Strung
      #b5b01e
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Hot Pepper 72YY 47/743
      #beb413
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  5. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Inch Worm
      #bfb50c
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. Flip-Flop
      #b0ae26
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 13-a5
      #c1b300
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. ★ 14-b5
      #b4af2a
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Picnic / T12 58.G3
      #b3b027
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Snake Eyes / T12 58.H2
      #b6b428
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  8. Bristol

    1. ★ Picnic / P160-C6
      #b3b027
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  9. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2246
      #beac00
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 1163
      #b0b500
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. 1-16-7 Oz
      #c0b521
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. Chartreuse / 2024-10
      #c2b501
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  12. Clark+Kensington

    1. Green Gourmet / 24D-5
      #bbb42f
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. Campus Green / NP BGG 1729 A
      #c2b324
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  14. Testors

    1. Testors 1642
      #b8a900
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  15. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Fusion - 6919
      #b0ae26
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. Juliet's Potion / 70YY 39/613
      #b7ab2b
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. 397
      #bfb80a
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 3975
      #b8a80d
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  18. Sikkens

    1. G7.57.66
      #bbb821
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  19. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Citronette 17-12
      #b3b230
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  20. Dulux

    1. Indian Ivy 4
      #c3b623
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  21. CIL

    1. Juliet's Potion
      #b4ab2d
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 39.0%

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#b8b000 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8b000 foreground

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #b8b000">…</p>

#b8b000 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: #b8b000">…</p>

#b8b000 shadow

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8b000">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12103680
Binary
10111000, 10110000, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#b8b000
LRV
≈ 41.2%
Closest short hex
#ba0 ΔE = 2.491
RGB
rgb(184, 176, 0)
RGBA
rgba(184, 176, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.511, g: 0.489, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.033%, yellow: 0.722%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4673536 / 0xffb8b000
HSL
hsl(57, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(57, 100%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 57° (57.391), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 57.391, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 65.978%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 81.739, S: 99.979, L: 70.345
Cubehelix
H: 54.839, S: 1.352, L: 0.624
TSL
T: 1.588, S: 0.317, L: 0.621
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 4% (0.043), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 31% (0.310), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 35.294, Y: 41.242, Z: 6.101
xyY
x: 0.427, y: 0.499, Y: 41.242
CIELab
L: 70.345, a: -12.795, b: 72.337
CIELuv
L: 70.345, u: 11.130, v: 76.657
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.345, C: 73.460, H: 100.031
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.345, C: 77.461, H: 81.739
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.220, a: -14.285, b: 39.321
CIECAM02
J: 61.693, C: 63.559, h: 102.819, Q: 154.749, M: 55.581, s: 59.931, H: 122.965
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.740, jaune: 9.664, green: 2.237
LMS
L: 42.590, M: 45.213, S: 6.667
YCbCr
Y: 151.992, Cb: 49.552, Cr: 144.008
YCgCo
Y: 134.000, Cg: 42.000, Co: 92.000
YDbDr
Y: 158.328, Db: -238.208, Dr: -48.856
YPbPr
Y: 165.032, Pb: -88.920, Pr: 12.096
xvYCC
Y: 157.733, Cb: 49.890, Cr: 138.626
YIQ
Y: 158.328, I: 61.308, Q: -53.068
YUV
Y: 158.328, U: -77.911, V: 22.522
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 7/12 ΔE = 1.967
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 9.934

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