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

#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

#b8b800 to black

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

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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
      #bbb821
      ΔE = 1.274 / 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%

#b8b800 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8b800 foreground

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

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

#b8b800 background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b8b800">…</p>

#b8b800 shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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: 0.722%, 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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