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#b9973e Hex Color Code

#b9973e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9973e is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b9973e is comprised of 72.55% red, 59.22% green and 24.31% blue. In the HSL color space #b9973e has a hue of 43° (degrees), 50% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 577.41 nm.

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#b9973e linear gradient to complementary #0c8ceb

  1. #b9973e
  2. #b0945e
  3. #a5927b
  4. #969097
  5. #818eb3
  6. #618dcf
  7. #0c8ceb

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #997a21
  2. #a4842b
  3. #ae8d34
  4. #b9973e
  5. #c4a148
  6. #cfab51
  7. #dab55b

Tones

  1. #b9973e
  2. #b0924a
  3. #a78e55
  4. #9d8960
  5. #938569
  6. #888073
  7. #7c7c7c

Tints and Shades

#b9973e to white

  1. #b9973e
  2. #c7a75e
  3. #d4b87e
  4. #e0c99d
  5. #ebdbbd
  6. #f6edde
  7. #ffffff

#b9973e to black

  1. #b9973e
  2. #987c35
  3. #78622c
  4. #594923
  5. #3c321a
  6. #221c11
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4578
      #ba973b
      ΔE = 0.467 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. ★ 4584
      #ba932f
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ F8.45.55
      #b89539
      ΔE = 0.827 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. G0.40.60
      #b89d4c
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Roti Y68-092-082
      #b69642
      ΔE = 0.964 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Husk Y69-089-087
      #b2994b
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  4. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5433 - Golden History
      #bb993a
      ΔE = 1.091 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. DE 5446 - Underbrush
      #be9e48
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Golden History / 1245
      #bb993a
      ΔE = 1.091 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Underbrush / 1292
      #be9e48
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  6. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Bronze Trophy / NP AC 2125 A
      #bd993b
      ΔE = 1.189 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Natural Slates / NP BGG 1694 A
      #b4932a
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  7. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Golden Garland / 40YY 34/446
      #ba9847
      ΔE = 1.273 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ Mustard Blanket
      #b89441
      ΔE = 1.411 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. ★ 40YY 34/446
      #b9974b
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  9. CIL

    1. ★ Golden Garland
      #b79849
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ Golden Harvest Y2-C1-1
      #bc9834
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  11. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Golden Lentil / 21B-7
      #bc9534
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. Wild Grassland / 22B-7
      #b5902f
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  12. Tollens

    1. ★ T2059-6
      #bc9534
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3566 Spring Buds 45YY 34/568
      #ba952e
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Gold Dome 40YY 37/415
      #bd984d
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  14. Duron

    1. ★ Nankeen
      #bb9331
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  15. General Paint

    1. ★ Alvernia / CL 1896N
      #bb9444
      ΔE = 2.102 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  16. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7853 - The Open Range
      #ba9b37
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  17. Colorhouse

    1. ★ Beeswax .06
      #b29445
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  18. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7271-64 Queen Olive
      #b29547
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  19. Sico

    1. ★ 6102-64 Queen Olive
      #b29547
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  20. Glidden

    1. ★ Mustard Seed
      #bd9442
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. Golden Field / PPG1107-7
      #c39e44
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  21. Albany Paint

    1. Sahara
      #c19c3d
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Stepping Stone
      #b7954d
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  22. Caparol

    1. Limba 1
      #b89c3c
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 23S 1 / Umbra 23S 1
      #b4903c
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. Horse Drawn Carriage
      #b2913c
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Pay It Forward X71R131F
      #bb962a
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  24. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-G90Y
      #b2974a
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  25. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-11-6 Golden Straw Hat
      #c19947
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. 3-13-7 Golden Glimmer
      #b29132
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  26. Kelly-Moore

    1. End of the Rainbow / AC207-5
      #bc923c
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Golden Rattan / KM3488-5
      #bb9f43
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  27. TRUMATCH

    1. 9-a6
      #b79c4c
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  28. GM / General Motors

    1. Yellow
      #b4942c
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Renaissance Gold
      #b1944a
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  29. Sigma

    1. Yellow Ocre / S 3050-Y
      #b29140
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  30. Berger

    1. Golden Rattan / 7877
      #bc9b32
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. End of the Rainbow / AC106
      #bf9334
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  31. Vista Paint

    1. Golden Rattan
      #bc9b32
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. End of the Rainbow
      #bf9334
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  32. Scib Paints

    1. Golden Rattan / 7877
      #bc9b32
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. End of the Rainbow / AC106
      #bf9334
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  33. Rodda Paint

    1. Gable Green H29
      #b49a4d
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  34. Colortrend

    1. Gable Green
      #b49a4d
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. 0809
      #bf9f43
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  35. Pantone / PMS

    1. 16-0742 TPG
      #b0913f
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. 16-0639 TCX
      #af9841
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  36. Diamond Vogel

    1. Hair Ribbon / 0809
      #bf9f43
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  37. Benjamin Moore

    1. Ochre / 2151-30
      #bc9a52
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  38. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Golden Field / PPG1107-7
      #c39e44
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  39. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Golden Green 13-24
      #b49751
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 32.4%

#b9973e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9973e foreground

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #b9973e">…</p>

#b9973e background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #b9973e">…</p>

#b9973e shadow

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9973e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12162878
Binary
10111001, 10010111, 00111110
Hexadecimal
#b9973e
LRV
≈ 32.8%
Closest short hex
#b94 ΔE = 0.987
RGB
rgb(185, 151, 62)
RGBA
rgba(185, 151, 62, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.465, g: 0.379, b: 0.156
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.243%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4614338 / 0xffb9973e
HSL
hsl(43, 50%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(43, 50%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 43° (43.415), saturation: 66% (0.665), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 43.415, saturation: 66.486%, perceived brightness: 60.823%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 63.150, S: 83.198, L: 63.996
Cubehelix
H: 41.613, S: 0.776, L: 0.594
TSL
T: 2.188, S: 0.187, L: 0.592
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 18% (0.184), yellow: 66% (0.665), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 76% (0.757)
XYZ
X: 31.945, Y: 32.797, Z: 9.204
xyY
x: 0.432, y: 0.444, Y: 32.797
CIELab
L: 63.996, a: 2.825, b: 50.149
CIELuv
L: 63.996, u: 28.163, v: 55.632
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.996, C: 50.229, H: 86.775
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.996, C: 62.354, H: 63.150
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.269, a: -0.651, b: 30.559
CIECAM02
J: 55.104, C: 42.219, h: 85.530, Q: 146.252, M: 36.920, s: 50.244, H: 92.754
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.841, jaune: 7.119, green: -0.355
LMS
L: 36.004, M: 33.253, S: 9.593
YCbCr
Y: 145.725, Cb: 83.897, Cr: 149.245
YCgCo
Y: 137.250, Cg: 13.750, Co: 77.000
YDbDr
Y: 151.020, Db: -133.937, Dr: -64.635
YPbPr
Y: 151.834, Pb: -48.410, Pr: 21.094
xvYCC
Y: 146.399, Cb: 85.475, Cr: 146.530
YIQ
Y: 151.020, I: 48.847, Q: -20.502
YUV
Y: 151.020, U: -43.805, V: 29.811
Munsell Color System
5Y 6/8 ΔE = 4.995
Brand Color
Amazon ΔE = 14.019

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