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#b99b00 Hex Color Code

#b99b00 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b99b00 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b99b00 is comprised of 72.55% red, 60.78% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #b99b00 has a hue of 50° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 575.72 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#b99b00 linear gradient to complementary #0077b9

  1. #b99b00
  2. #ac9439
  3. #9e8e57
  4. #8c8771
  5. #768189
  6. #577ca1
  7. #0077b9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #987e00
  2. #a38700
  3. #ae9100
  4. #b99b00
  5. #c4a516
  6. #cfaf24
  7. #dbb931

Tones

  1. #b99b00
  2. #ab9023
  3. #9c8534
  4. #8e7b41
  5. #7e714b
  6. #6e6754
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#b99b00 to white

  1. #b99b00
  2. #c8ab3f
  3. #d6bb67
  4. #e2cb8d
  5. #eedcb2
  6. #f7edd8
  7. #ffffff

#b99b00 to black

  1. #b99b00
  2. #987f0c
  3. #786511
  4. #5a4b12
  5. #3d3311
  6. #221d0b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Buddha Gold Y69-160-084
      #bc9b1b
      ΔE = 1.413 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Sahara Y70-143-090
      #b79826
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2070-G80Y
      #b39b05
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ G0.60.60
      #c09d08
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. G0.50.60
      #ba9c2d
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10196
      #b29818
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  5. Clark+Kensington

    1. Madagascar / 23C-7
      #ba9e2b
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. Shasta 60YY 39/654
      #b9a027
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. 117
      #c49e0d
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. 613
      #b09e0d
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. Pollination / 211-7
      #b8a029
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Pollination / PPG1215-7
      #b8a02a
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  10. Glidden

    1. Pollination / PPG1215-7
      #b8a02a
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. 11-a7
      #ad9800
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. Harvest
      #b6930a
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 30.8%

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#b99b00 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b99b00 foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #b99b00">…</p>

#b99b00 background

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="background-color: #b99b00">…</p>

#b99b00 shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b99b00">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12163840
Binary
10111001, 10011011, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#b99b00
LRV
≈ 33.8%
Closest short hex
#b90 ΔE = 1.033
RGB
rgb(185, 155, 0)
RGBA
rgba(185, 155, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.544, g: 0.456, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.140%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4613376 / 0xffb99b00
HSL
hsl(50, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(50, 100%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 50° (50.270), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 50.270, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 61.176%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 68.655, S: 99.979, L: 64.771
Cubehelix
H: 48.514, S: 1.221, L: 0.576
TSL
T: 1.890, S: 0.327, L: 0.574
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 16% (0.162), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 31.731, Y: 33.759, Z: 4.845
xyY
x: 0.451, y: 0.480, Y: 33.759
CIELab
L: 64.771, a: -1.292, b: 68.389
CIELuv
L: 64.771, u: 26.796, v: 68.569
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.771, C: 68.401, H: 91.083
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.771, C: 73.619, H: 68.655
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.102, a: -4.197, b: 35.728
CIECAM02
J: 55.788, C: 58.329, h: 93.102, Q: 147.157, M: 51.008, s: 58.874, H: 105.863
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.764, jaune: 9.085, green: 0.524
LMS
L: 36.968, M: 35.010, S: 5.319
YCbCr
Y: 141.665, Cb: 55.515, Cr: 152.175
YCgCo
Y: 123.750, Cg: 31.250, Co: 92.500
YDbDr
Y: 146.300, Db: -220.115, Dr: -73.625
YPbPr
Y: 150.230, Pb: -80.950, Pr: 22.130
xvYCC
Y: 145.021, Cb: 56.891, Cr: 147.440
YIQ
Y: 146.300, I: 67.667, Q: -41.882
YUV
Y: 146.300, U: -71.992, V: 33.952
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 6/10 ΔE = 4.461
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 15.195

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