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Natural Color System / NCS S 2060-G80Y / #b9a520 Hex Color Code

#b9a520 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9a520 is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b9a520 is comprised of 72.55% red, 64.71% green and 12.55% blue. In the HSL color space #b9a520 has a hue of 52° (degrees), 71% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 573.96 nm.

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#b9a520 linear gradient to complementary #0082d9

  1. #b9a520
  2. #af9e4b
  3. #a3986a
  4. #939287
  5. #7d8ca2
  6. #5d87be
  7. #0082d9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #978600
  2. #a29000
  3. #ae9b10
  4. #b9a520
  5. #c5b02d
  6. #d0ba39
  7. #dcc544

Tones

  1. #b9a520
  2. #ae9b34
  3. #a29243
  4. #96884f
  5. #897f5a
  6. #7c7664
  7. #6d6d6d

Tints and Shades

#b9a520 to white

  1. #b9a520
  2. #c8b34c
  3. #d5c271
  4. #e1d194
  5. #ece0b7
  6. #f6efdb
  7. #ffffff

#b9a520 to black

  1. #b9a520
  2. #98871f
  3. #786b1d
  4. #5a5019
  5. #3d3615
  6. #221e0e
  7. #000000

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Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Pickle Juice / 1250
      #bba528
      ΔE = 0.782 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5468 - Pickle Juice
      #bba528
      ΔE = 0.782 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Earls Green G72-139-091
      #b8a722
      ΔE = 0.864 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Karma G73-112-092
      #b6a237
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  4. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 206
      #b6a22a
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. ★ 53A Citrina
      #b7a437
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2070-G80Y
      #bfa51d
      ΔE = 1.504 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Natural Green / S 2070-G70Y
      #b2a824
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ Tarragon Glory 3
      #b5a728
      ΔE = 1.527 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. ★ 70YY 39/613
      #b6a931
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Yellow
      #b6a430
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  8. Alcro

    1. ★ Passion
      #bca400
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  9. Sikkens

    1. ★ G4.60.60
      #b2a214
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. G4.50.60
      #b3a133
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  10. Vista Paint

    1. ★ The Open Range
      #baa736
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  11. Berger

    1. ★ The open range / 7853
      #baa736
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. ★ The open range / 7853
      #baa736
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Raffia
      #c0a423
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 13-b6
      #b5a922
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. ★ 13-a6
      #b4a700
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3642 Juliet's Potion 70YY 39/613
      #b1a329
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. ★ Shasta 60YY 39/654
      #b9a027
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Pollination / 211-7
      #b8a029
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Pollination / PPG1215-7
      #b8a02a
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  18. Glidden

    1. ★ Pollination / PPG1215-7
      #b8a02a
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  19. Focoltone

    1. ★ 7032
      #b2a100
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  20. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1642
      #b8a900
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4583
      #c1a52e
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. 4577
      #c0a53a
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  22. Tollens

    1. T2051-4
      #b6a539
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  23. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-G80Y
      #bcab34
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. Juliet's Potion / 70YY 39/613
      #b7ab2b
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  25. Pantone / PMS

    1. 398 XGC
      #b1a600
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. 613
      #b09e0d
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  26. Levis

    1. Eclectisch
      #c4a91b
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  27. Plascon

    1. Wanda Y4-C1-1
      #b4a838
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  28. Taubmans

    1. Willow Spring / T12 58.G5
      #b2a832
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  29. Bristol

    1. Willow Spring / P162-C6
      #b2a832
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  30. CIL

    1. Juliet's Potion
      #b4ab2d
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 39.0%

#b9a520 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9a520 foreground

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="color: #b9a520">…</p>

#b9a520 background

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

Schumann
<p style="background-color: #b9a520">…</p>

#b9a520 shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9a520">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12166432
Binary
10111001, 10100101, 00100000
Hexadecimal
#b9a520
LRV
≈ 37.3%
Closest short hex
#ba2 ΔE = 1.752
RGB
rgb(185, 165, 32)
RGBA
rgba(185, 165, 32, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.484, g: 0.432, b: 0.084
RYB
red: 0.216%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.125%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4610784 / 0xffb9a520
HSL
hsl(52, 71%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(52, 71%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 52° (52.157), saturation: 83% (0.827), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 52.157, saturation: 82.703%, perceived brightness: 63.635%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 74.505, S: 95.460, L: 67.524
Cubehelix
H: 50.274, S: 1.057, L: 0.613
TSL
T: 1.809, S: 0.242, L: 0.611
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 11% (0.108), yellow: 83% (0.827), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 87% (0.875)
XYZ
X: 33.725, Y: 37.331, Z: 6.795
xyY
x: 0.433, y: 0.480, Y: 37.331
CIELab
L: 67.524, a: -6.041, b: 64.676
CIELuv
L: 67.524, u: 19.174, v: 69.165
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.524, C: 64.957, H: 95.336
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.524, C: 71.774, H: 74.505
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.099, a: -8.395, b: 36.175
CIECAM02
J: 58.724, C: 55.419, h: 96.959, Q: 150.980, M: 48.464, s: 56.656, H: 112.872
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.776, jaune: 8.829, green: 1.165
LMS
L: 39.647, M: 39.681, S: 7.291
YCbCr
Y: 149.841, Cb: 66.653, Cr: 146.223
YCgCo
Y: 136.750, Cg: 28.250, Co: 84.500
YDbDr
Y: 155.818, Db: -186.289, Dr: -55.521
YPbPr
Y: 159.684, Pb: -68.800, Pr: 16.118
xvYCC
Y: 153.140, Cb: 67.564, Cr: 142.159
YIQ
Y: 155.818, I: 54.642, Q: -37.152
YUV
Y: 155.818, U: -60.929, V: 25.601
Munsell Color System
10Y 7/12 ΔE = 2.999
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 11.813

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