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#b8b800 Hex Color Code

#b8b800 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8b800 is a medium dark shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #b8b800 is comprised of 72.16% red, 72.16% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #b8b800 has a hue of 60° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.47 nm.

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#b8b800 linear gradient to complementary #0063b8

  1. #b8b800
  2. #aba83f
  3. #9c995d
  4. #8b8b76
  5. #747d8d
  6. #556fa2
  7. #0063b8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #939600
  2. #9fa100
  3. #acad00
  4. #b8b800
  5. #c4c41b
  6. #d1cf2c
  7. #dedb3a

Tones

  1. #b8b800
  2. #aaa827
  3. #9b9838
  4. #8c8844
  5. #7d794d
  6. #6d6a55
  7. #5c5c5c

Tints and Shades

#b8b800 to white

  1. #b8b800
  2. #c7c344
  3. #d5cf6c
  4. #e1db91
  5. #ede7b6
  6. #f6f3da
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b8b800 to black

  1. #b8b800
  2. #97970f
  3. #787614
  4. #595815
  5. #3d3b13
  6. #22200d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 14-a4
      #bbb700
      ΔE = 0.843 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. ★ 15-a3
      #b4ba00
      ΔE = 1.273 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 390
      #b5ba05
      ΔE = 1.116 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. ★ 397
      #bfb80a
      ΔE = 1.554 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ G7.57.66
      #bbb820
      ΔE = 1.225 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  4. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1146
      #beb700
      ΔE = 1.490 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. ★ 1163
      #b0b500
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  5. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Inch Worm
      #bfb50c
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  6. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Hot Pepper / 72YY 47/743
      #c2ba0b
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ 72YY 47/743
      #c2b91b
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Indian Ivy 4
      #c3b623
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Hot Pepper 72YY 47/743
      #beb413
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Snake Eyes / T12 58.H2
      #b6b428
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  10. Dupont

    1. CAS283
      #b5b100
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  11. Tollens

    1. UC018 Vert Favela
      #bebe24
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  12. Brillux

    1. 90.15.15
      #b7b101
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  13. Dulux Australia

    1. Golden Passionfruit / A229
      #b9bb31
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Enigma / A217
      #bfbc35
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  14. Earthpaint

    1. 1-16-7 Oz
      #c0b521
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  15. Clark+Kensington

    1. Green Gourmet / 24D-5
      #bbb42f
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  16. Resene

    1. La Rioja G78-176-099
      #bac00e
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. Chartreuse / 2024-10
      #c2b501
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  18. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10220
      #abb900
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 43.4%

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#b8b800 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8b800 foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #b8b800">…</p>

#b8b800 background

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="background-color: #b8b800">…</p>

#b8b800 shadow

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

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8b800">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12105728
Binary
10111000, 10111000, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#b8b800
LRV
≈ 44.5%
Closest short hex
#bb0 ΔE = 1.091
RGB
rgb(184, 184, 0)
RGBA
rgba(184, 184, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.500, g: 0.500, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 72.157%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4671488 / 0xffb8b800
HSL
hsl(60, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(60, 100%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 60° (60.000), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 60.000, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 67.920%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 85.873, S: 99.979, L: 72.543
Cubehelix
H: 56.942, S: 1.419, L: 0.642
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.316, L: 0.639
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 36.909, Y: 44.473, Z: 6.640
xyY
x: 0.419, y: 0.505, Y: 44.473
CIELab
L: 72.543, a: -16.868, b: 73.939
CIELuv
L: 72.543, u: 5.755, v: 79.748
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.543, C: 75.839, H: 102.851
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.543, C: 79.955, H: 85.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.688, a: -17.910, b: 40.778
CIECAM02
J: 64.108, C: 65.911, h: 105.759, Q: 157.749, M: 57.638, s: 60.447, H: 127.792
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.730, jaune: 9.893, green: 2.827
LMS
L: 45.074, M: 49.563, S: 7.245
YCbCr
Y: 156.024, Cb: 47.224, Cr: 141.064
YCgCo
Y: 138.000, Cg: 46.000, Co: 92.000
YDbDr
Y: 163.024, Db: -245.272, Dr: -39.928
YPbPr
Y: 170.752, Pb: -92.000, Pr: 8.464
xvYCC
Y: 162.646, Cb: 47.184, Cr: 135.435
YIQ
Y: 163.024, I: 59.112, Q: -57.249
YUV
Y: 163.024, U: -80.222, V: 18.402
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 7/10 ΔE = 1.729
Brand Color
Android ΔE = 8.532

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