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#b9a485 Hex Color Code

#b9a485 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9a485 is a medium light shade of brown. In the RGB color model #b9a485 is comprised of 72.55% red, 64.31% green and 52.16% blue. In the HSL color space #b9a485 has a hue of 36° (degrees), 27% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 578.67 nm.

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#b9a485 linear gradient to complementary #7d9ec1

  1. #b9a485
  2. #b1a38f
  3. #a9a299
  4. #a0a1a3
  5. #96a0ad
  6. #8a9fb7
  7. #7d9ec1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #988567
  2. #a38f71
  3. #ae997b
  4. #b9a485
  5. #c4af8f
  6. #cfba9a
  7. #dbc5a4

Tints and Shades

#b9a485 to white

  1. #b9a485
  2. #c5b398
  3. #d1c1ac
  4. #dcd1c0
  5. #e8e0d5
  6. #f4efea
  7. #ffffff

#b9a485 to black

  1. #b9a485
  2. #98876e
  3. #776a57
  4. #594f42
  5. #3c362d
  6. #211e1a
  7. #000000

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  1. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Desert Gray / 1197
      #b8a487
      ΔE = 0.640 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Paper Sack / 1141
      #b4a07a
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  2. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Sand Pebble / 171
      #b7a485
      ΔE = 0.641 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. ★ Charro / 228
      #baa68b
      ΔE = 1.453 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Golden Dust
      #bca586
      ΔE = 0.817 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. ★ Chestnut
      #bdaa8d
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Sherwood Tan / 1054
      #b9a284
      ΔE = 0.928 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. ★ Brush Beige / CW-125
      #b9a488
      ΔE = 0.950 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 16-0920 TCX
      #bca483
      ΔE = 1.026 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. 15-1214 TPG
      #c0ab8e
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Old Surrey Beige / 30YY 36/185
      #b5a283
      ΔE = 1.103 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Karma / PPG1026-4
      #b2a484
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  7. Tikkurila

    1. ★ V460 / Albite
      #b8a689
      ΔE = 1.147 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. 587X
      #b7aa8a
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Lyndhurst Timber
      #baa481
      ΔE = 1.223 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. Wool Coat
      #b9a28a
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  9. General Paint

    1. ★ Roadside / CL 2894D
      #b9a489
      ΔE = 1.271 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Bigspie / CLC 1217D
      #b6a889
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 4034T Farm Fence
      #b8a388
      ΔE = 1.294 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. ★ 4044T Terrace Stone
      #baa683
      ΔE = 1.439 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  11. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Colorbond® Sandbank / O51
      #b8a481
      ΔE = 1.343 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. ★ Boutique Stone / I32
      #b6a686
      ΔE = 1.667 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Antelope / ATC-15
      #bca589
      ΔE = 1.383 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  13. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Flaxen Field H112
      #b7a583
      ΔE = 1.429 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  14. Colortrend

    1. ★ Flaxen Field
      #b7a583
      ΔE = 1.429 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. ★ 282
      #b7a27d
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Camel Tan 20YY 41/165
      #b9a184
      ΔE = 1.468 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. ★ Montana Tan 40YY 41/152
      #b5a588
      ΔE = 1.553 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  16. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Basketweave
      #bda888
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. Honey Caramel
      #bea17f
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  17. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Bamboo
      #b5a081
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Antelope Atc-15
      #baa286
      ΔE = 1.517 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. ★ Porter Tradition 6885-1
      #bea98c
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  19. CIL

    1. ★ Camel Tan
      #bca78b
      ΔE = 1.525 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. ★ Highland Plains
      #bfa68a
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  20. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 49-e3
      #bea889
      ΔE = 1.599 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. ★ 49-e4
      #b39f82
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  21. Caparol

    1. ★ Burgund 9
      #b4a488
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Nutria 13
      #b49c7c
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  22. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2910
      #bfa785
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  23. Chrysler

    1. ★ Beige
      #b6a685
      ΔE = 1.795 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Medium Tan
      #b0a087
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7383-42 Ginger Root
      #bda98b
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. 7384-42 Capetown Taupe
      #aea083
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  25. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Outerbanks - 7534
      #b7a48b
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Dried Edamame - 9122
      #b19f80
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  26. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Highfields / RLTH205
      #b5a17e
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. Crab Apple / RLNA213
      #b1a48b
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  27. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Coir G19
      #b5a689
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  28. Resene

    1. ★ Double Sisal BR73-031-078
      #b2a286
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Double Akaroa Y73-029-083
      #b1a589
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  29. Behr

    1. ★ 710D-4 Harvest Brown
      #b59f83
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. Toasted Grain ICC-61
      #c0a37f
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  30. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 610 Taupe 4
      #bba389
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  31. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Vintage Gold / 0282
      #b7a27d
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Hillsboro Tan / H120
      #b59d80
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  32. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sport Beige
      #b29f80
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. Light Chestnut
      #b1a38a
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  33. Olympic

    1. ★ Prairie Dust D12-3
      #b8a88d
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  34. Taubmans

    1. ★ Bears Foot / T111-5
      #b39f7e
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Grassweave / T10 3K-2
      #b2a280
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  35. Nature Paint

    1. ★ Curlew
      #baa78e
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  36. Dulux

    1. ★ 30YY 36/185
      #b49e7f
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Salisbury Stones 2
      #b29c7d
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  37. Tollens

    1. ★ Poudre de cannelle | EE143
      #b59e7e
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. T2111-3
      #c3a684
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  38. Jotun

    1. ★ 8063 / Lena
      #b5a788
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. 10430 / Dempet Savanne
      #bcaa8f
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  39. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10580
      #bda88e
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  40. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Brown House Beige CW222
      #bba38a
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. Red Lion Inn Grey CW702
      #b3a48d
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  41. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3005-Y20R
      #b6a087
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  42. McCormick Paints

    1. Victorian Gold
      #bfa37f
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  43. Duron

    1. Colonial Revival Stone
      #bba58d
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Roycroft Suede
      #b49d7b
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  44. Graham & Brown

    1. Beside the Seaside
      #bba58d
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  45. Earthpaint

    1. 5-14-4 Crush Clay
      #b0a082
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. 4-9-4 Cavern Sand
      #c3a584
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  46. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 33303
      #b0a183
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. Federal Standard 20318
      #b09f85
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  47. AMC

    1. Fawn Beige
      #c0a883
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  48. Scib Paints

    1. Bernard Beach / 8536
      #bea17f
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Serengeti Safari / 8512
      #bda882
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  49. Vista Paint

    1. Bernard Beach
      #bea17f
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Serengeti Safari
      #bda882
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  50. Berger

    1. Bernard Beach / 8536
      #bea17f
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Serengeti Safari / 8512
      #bda882
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  51. Brillux

    1. 12.09.15
      #bfa387
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  52. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-11-4 Homestead
      #b1a389
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. 5-13-4 Pyramid
      #b5a98c
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  53. Shanghai Gm

    1. Antique White / 90
      #b0a080
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  54. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Victorian Gold / 8528
      #c2a583
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. Bernard Beach / 8536
      #c2a486
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  55. Coronado Paint

    1. 8512 - Serengeti Safari
      #ba9f7b
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  56. Sikkens

    1. F2.20.60
      #ba9f7b
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  57. Nippon Paint

    1. Danish Pattiserie / NP N 1850 T
      #b59f7a
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. Wetherburn Tan / NP N 1819 T
      #b4a785
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  58. Devoe Paint

    1. Surrey Beige / 30YY 36/185
      #b59e7a
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Potter's Clay / 40YY 38/107
      #b2a58d
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  59. California Paints

    1. Nankeen
      #b29d81
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. Bayberry Wax
      #b1a585
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  60. Little Greene

    1. Rolling Fog Dark
      #b1a48a
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  61. 1829

    1. White Gold
      #bba58e
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  62. Lotus

    1. Old English White / B71
      #b0a07e
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  63. Peintures MF

    1. Mousse espagnole
      #b4a37d
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  64. Audi

    1. Gobi Metallic / LY1V
      #baa991
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Gobi Beige Metallic / LY1V
      #b9a891
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  65. Alcro

    1. Cappuccino
      #b39f7a
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  66. Liebherr

    1. Beige / CM426B3
      #c1a57f
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  67. Porsche

    1. Atlasweiss / 91Z
      #c0ab87
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  68. Levis

    1. Real Sand
      #baaa91
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  69. Sico

    1. 6197-42 Capetown Taupe
      #aea083
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 35.8%

#b9a485 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9a485 foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #b9a485">…</p>

#b9a485 background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #b9a485">…</p>

#b9a485 shadow

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9a485">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12166277
Binary
10111001, 10100100, 10000101
Hexadecimal
#b9a485
LRV
≈ 38.6%
Closest short hex
#ba8 ΔE = 2.462
RGB
rgb(185, 164, 133)
RGBA
rgba(185, 164, 133, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.384, g: 0.340, b: 0.276
RYB
red: 0.660%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.522%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4610939 / 0xffb9a485
HSL
hsl(36, 27%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(36, 27%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 36° (35.769), saturation: 28% (0.281), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 35.769, saturation: 28.108%, perceived brightness: 65.665%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 59.112, S: 35.498, L: 68.431
Cubehelix
H: 33.069, S: 0.334, L: 0.654
TSL
T: 2.504, S: 0.068, L: 0.654
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 11% (0.114), yellow: 28% (0.281), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 36% (0.357), yellow: 48% (0.478)
XYZ
X: 37.517, Y: 38.560, Z: 27.652
xyY
x: 0.362, y: 0.372, Y: 38.560
CIELab
L: 68.431, a: 2.848, b: 18.917
CIELuv
L: 68.431, u: 15.025, v: 25.117
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.431, C: 19.130, H: 81.439
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.431, C: 29.268, H: 59.112
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.097, a: -0.824, b: 17.065
CIECAM02
J: 59.953, C: 16.478, h: 75.142, Q: 152.551, M: 14.409, s: 30.734, H: 76.410
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.996, jaune: 2.813, green: -0.508
LMS
L: 39.567, M: 39.227, S: 27.830
YCbCr
Y: 159.235, Cb: 111.283, Cr: 139.420
YCgCo
Y: 161.500, Cg: 2.500, Co: 59.250
YDbDr
Y: 166.745, Db: -50.773, Dr: -34.720
YPbPr
Y: 166.241, Pb: -17.915, Pr: 11.926
xvYCC
Y: 158.772, Cb: 112.263, Cr: 138.476
YIQ
Y: 166.745, I: 22.469, Q: -5.205
YUV
Y: 166.745, U: -16.604, V: 16.015
Munsell Color System
10YR 7/4 ΔE = 4.446
Brand Color
StackOverflow ΔE = 14.449

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