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#b9a900 Hex Color Code

#b9a900 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9a900 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b9a900 is comprised of 72.55% red, 66.27% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #b9a900 has a hue of 55° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 573.13 nm.

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#b9a900 linear gradient to complementary #007bb9

  1. #b9a900
  2. #aca13b
  3. #9d9859
  4. #8c9073
  5. #75898b
  6. #5682a2
  7. #007bb9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #968a00
  2. #a29400
  3. #ad9e00
  4. #b9a900
  5. #c5b418
  6. #d1bf28
  7. #ddca35

Tones

  1. #b9a900
  2. #ab9c25
  3. #9c8f36
  4. #8d8242
  5. #7e754c
  6. #6e6955
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#b9a900 to white

  1. #b9a900
  2. #c8b742
  3. #d6c46a
  4. #e2d38f
  5. #ede1b4
  6. #f7f0d9
  7. #ffffff

#b9a900 to black

  1. #b9a900
  2. #988b0e
  3. #786d13
  4. #5a5113
  5. #3d3712
  6. #221e0c
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1642
      #b8a900
      ΔE = 0.238 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3975
      #b8a80d
      ΔE = 0.571 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 103
      #c4ad0f
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 13-a6
      #b4a700
      ΔE = 1.188 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. ★ 11-a6
      #baa400
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  4. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2246
      #beac00
      ΔE = 1.342 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 7032
      #b2a100
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Earls Green G72-139-091
      #b8a722
      ΔE = 1.691 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-G80Y
      #b9a520
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. S 2050-G80Y
      #bcab34
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  7. Alcro

    1. ★ Passion
      #bca400
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ Tarragon Glory 3
      #b5a728
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. 70YY 39/613
      #b6a931
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  9. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Juliet's Potion / 70YY 39/613
      #b7ab2b
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  10. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 2070-G70Y
      #b2a824
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Natural Green / S 2070-G80Y
      #bfa51d
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pickle Juice / 1250
      #bba528
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  12. California Paints

    1. DE 5468 - Pickle Juice
      #bba528
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  13. CIL

    1. Juliet's Potion
      #b4ab2d
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  14. Levis

    1. Eclectisch
      #c4a91b
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  15. Sikkens

    1. G4.60.60
      #b2a214
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. G8.60.60
      #ada900
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. Corduroy
      #beae32
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  17. Kaessbohrer

    1. Gelbgruen / 6380
      #aca607
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 36.1%

#b9a900 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9a900 foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #b9a900">…</p>

#b9a900 background

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #b9a900">…</p>

#b9a900 shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9a900">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12167424
Binary
10111001, 10101001, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#b9a900
LRV
≈ 38.7%
Closest short hex
#ba0 ΔE = 0.501
RGB
rgb(185, 169, 0)
RGBA
rgba(185, 169, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.523, g: 0.477, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.069%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4609792 / 0xffb9a900
HSL
hsl(55, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(55, 100%%, 36%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 55° (54.811), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 54.811, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 64.436%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 77.278, S: 99.979, L: 68.527
Cubehelix
H: 52.647, S: 1.306, L: 0.609
TSL
T: 1.695, S: 0.319, L: 0.606
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 9% (0.086), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 34.197, Y: 38.692, Z: 5.667
xyY
x: 0.435, y: 0.493, Y: 38.692
CIELab
L: 68.527, a: -8.721, b: 71.065
CIELuv
L: 68.527, u: 16.698, v: 73.963
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.527, C: 71.598, H: 96.996
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.527, C: 75.825, H: 77.278
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.203, a: -10.721, b: 38.140
CIECAM02
J: 59.756, C: 61.597, h: 99.591, Q: 152.301, M: 53.866, s: 59.471, H: 117.484
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.750, jaune: 9.477, green: 1.640
LMS
L: 40.762, M: 41.653, S: 6.202
YCbCr
Y: 148.721, Cb: 51.441, Cr: 147.023
YCgCo
Y: 130.750, Cg: 38.250, Co: 92.500
YDbDr
Y: 154.518, Db: -232.477, Dr: -58.001
YPbPr
Y: 160.240, Pb: -86.340, Pr: 15.774
xvYCC
Y: 153.618, Cb: 52.156, Cr: 141.856
YIQ
Y: 154.518, I: 63.825, Q: -49.199
YUV
Y: 154.518, U: -76.036, V: 26.742
Munsell Color System
10Y 7/12 ΔE = 1.500
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 11.468

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