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#b9ab00 Hex Color Code

#b9ab00 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9ab00 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b9ab00 is comprised of 72.55% red, 67.06% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #b9ab00 has a hue of 55° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 572.78 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#b9ab00 linear gradient to complementary #0079b9

  1. #b9ab00
  2. #aca23b
  3. #9d9959
  4. #8c9073
  5. #75888b
  6. #5680a2
  7. #0079b9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #968b00
  2. #a19600
  3. #ada000
  4. #b9ab00
  5. #c5b619
  6. #d1c128
  7. #ddcc36

Tones

  1. #b9ab00
  2. #ab9d25
  3. #9c9036
  4. #8d8343
  5. #7e764d
  6. #6e6955
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#b9ab00 to White

  1. #b9ab00
  2. #c8b842
  3. #d6c66a
  4. #e2d48f
  5. #ede2b4
  6. #f7f0d9
  7. #ffffff

#b9ab00 to Black

  1. #b9ab00
  2. #988c0e
  3. #786e13
  4. #5a5214
  5. #3d3712
  6. #221f0c
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

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Dichromacy

Trichromacy

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 12-a6
      #bbaa00
      ΔE = 0.681
    2. ★ 14-a5
      #b0ac00
      ΔE = 2.254
  2. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1642
      #b8a900
      ΔE = 0.695
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2246
      #beac00
      ΔE = 1.125
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3975
      #b8a80d
      ΔE = 1.155
    2. 103
      #c4ad0f
      ΔE = 2.472
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Earls Green G72-139-091
      #b8a722
      ΔE = 2.127
  6. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Juliet's Potion / 70YY 39/613
      #b7ab2b
      ΔE = 2.149
  7. Dulux

    1. Tarragon Glory 3
      #b8aa2d
      ΔE = 2.305
    2. 70YY 39/613
      #b6a931
      ΔE = 2.822
  8. Brillux

    1. 90.15.15
      #b7b101
      ΔE = 2.360
    2. 93.15.21
      #bbaf30
      ΔE = 2.625
  9. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 2070-G70Y
      #b2a824
      ΔE = 2.471
  10. Duron

    1. High Strung
      #b5b01e
      ΔE = 2.542
  11. CIL

    1. Juliet's Potion
      #b4ab2d
      ΔE = 2.611
  12. Dupont

    1. CAS283
      #b5b100
      ΔE = 2.615
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-G80Y
      #b9a520
      ΔE = 2.684
    2. S 2050-G80Y
      #bcab34
      ΔE = 2.843
  14. Sikkens

    1. G8.60.60
      #ada900
      ΔE = 2.700
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. Corduroy
      #beae32
      ΔE = 2.735
  16. Alcro

    1. Passion
      #bca400
      ΔE = 2.870

#b9ab00 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9ab00 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #b9ab00">…</p>

#b9ab00 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #b9ab00">…</p>

#b9ab00 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9ab00">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12167936
Binary
10111001, 10101011, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#b9ab00
Closest short hex
#ba0 ΔE = 0.682
RGB
rgb(185, 171, 0)
RGBA
rgba(185, 171, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.520, g: 0.480, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 5.940%, yellow: 72.549%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4609280 / 0xffb9ab00
HSL
hsl(55, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(55, 100%%, 36%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 55° (55.459), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 55.459, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 64.911
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 78.432, S: 99.979, L: 69.070
Cubehelix
H: 53.208, S: 1.320, L: 0.613
TSL
T: 1.668, S: 0.318, L: 0.611
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 8 (0.076), yellow: 100 (1.000), key: 27 (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27 (0.275), magenta: 33 (0.329), yellow: 100 (1.000)
XYZ
X: 34.572, Y: 39.442, Z: 5.792
xyY
x: 0.433, y: 0.494, Y: 39.442
CIELab
L: 69.070, a: -9.765, b: 71.455
CIELuv
L: 69.070, u: 15.298, v: 74.736
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.070, C: 72.119, H: 97.782
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.070, C: 76.285, H: 78.432
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.803, a: -11.642, b: 38.494
CIECAM02
J: 60.340, C: 62.125, h: 100.433, Q: 153.043, M: 54.328, s: 59.580, H: 118.933
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.748, jaune: 9.534, green: 1.794
LMS
L: 41.338, M: 42.663, S: 6.336
YCbCr
Y: 149.729, Cb: 50.859, Cr: 146.287
YCgCo
Y: 131.750, Cg: 39.250, Co: 92.500
YDbDr
Y: 155.692, Db: -234.243, Dr: -55.769
YPbPr
Y: 161.670, Pb: -87.110, Pr: 14.866
xvYCC
Y: 154.846, Cb: 51.480, Cr: 141.059
YIQ
Y: 155.692, I: 63.276, Q: -50.244
YUV
Y: 155.692, U: -76.614, V: 25.712
Munsell Color System
10Y 7/12 ΔE = 1.348
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 11.044

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