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#b9ad5e Hex Color Code

#b9ad5e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9ad5e is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b9ad5e is comprised of 72.55% red, 67.84% green and 36.86% blue. In the HSL color space #b9ad5e has a hue of 52° (degrees), 39% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 573.09 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#b9ad5e linear gradient to complementary #266df1

  1. #b9ad5e
  2. #b0a179
  3. #a49692
  4. #958baa
  5. #8180c2
  6. #6376d9
  7. #266df1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #978d3f
  2. #a29749
  3. #aea254
  4. #b9ad5e
  5. #c5b868
  6. #d0c373
  7. #dccf7e

Tones

  1. #b9ad5e
  2. #b2a767
  3. #aba26f
  4. #a49c76
  5. #9d977e
  6. #959185
  7. #8c8c8c

Tints and Shades

#b9ad5e to white

  1. #b9ad5e
  2. #c6ba78
  3. #d2c793
  4. #ded5ad
  5. #eae3c8
  6. #f4f1e3
  7. #ffffff

#b9ad5e to black

  1. #b9ad5e
  2. #988e4e
  3. #78703f
  4. #595331
  5. #3c3823
  6. #211f15
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 343
      #b8ac5c
      ΔE = 0.422 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. ★ 25S 2 / Chromoxidgruen 25S 2
      #b4ac68
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Gimblet G75-076-091
      #b9ad61
      ΔE = 0.516 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  3. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Garden Element
      #bbac59
      ΔE = 1.078 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Sweet Celery
      #b0ac62
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  4. Berger

    1. ★ Gorden Element / 7838
      #bbac59
      ΔE = 1.078 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Sweet Celery / 7807
      #b0ac62
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  5. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Gorden Element / 7838
      #bbac59
      ΔE = 1.078 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Sweet Celery / 7807
      #b0ac62
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Gold Infusion
      #b5ad60
      ΔE = 1.169 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. Bedouin Trail
      #c1ae56
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  7. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-16-6 Fancy Free
      #b6ac57
      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. ★ 3-15-6 Olympia
      #c0ae58
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Wasabi / AF-430
      #b5a95d
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Split Pea / 2146-30
      #b2ae56
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Winter Moss / NP BGG 1723 D
      #bbaa5a
      ΔE = 1.542 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Green Shoot / NP BGG 1730 D
      #aea958
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Garden Element / KM3447-3
      #bdad64
      ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  11. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ European Stone / F4
      #bbb067
      ΔE = 1.559 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  12. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2238
      #bcb165
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. 2182
      #bcb051
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  13. Tollens

    1. ★ T2053-4
      #bbb059
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  14. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5459 - Mack Creek
      #bfae5b
      ΔE = 1.657 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. ★ DE 5508 - Lima Bean
      #bdb268
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  15. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Mack Creek / 1307
      #bfae5b
      ΔE = 1.657 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. ★ Palm Leaf / 1280
      #bdb268
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  16. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Churlish Green / 251
      #bdab61
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  17. Duron

    1. ★ Edgy Gold
      #bdab61
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Antiquity
      #c2ad5a
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7822 - Terra Verde
      #bdac55
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  19. Brillux

    1. ★ 93.12.21
      #b7ac68
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. 90.12.15
      #b4b059
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  20. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Fine Sublime
      #bbb159
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Coronado Yellow
      #beb26b
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Limey 60YY 45/382
      #beab61
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  22. Little Greene

    1. ★ Revere
      #c0af67
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. Chiffon
      #c4af60
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  23. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Ochre
      #b7a757
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  24. Plascon

    1. ★ Egoli Y3-C1-3
      #c0b068
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  25. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Muted Lime 16-27
      #c2b163
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. Scent of Semillon 16-25
      #b1a652
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  26. Taubmans

    1. Sweet Grass / T12 59.F8
      #c0af68
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Elm / T12 58.E6
      #b8b157
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  27. Bristol

    1. Sweet Grass / P163-C5
      #c0af68
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Elm / P159-C5
      #b8b157
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  28. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Parakeet - 6711
      #b4b05a
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  29. Diamond Vogel

    1. Rain Slicker / 0801
      #bdad51
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  30. Colortrend

    1. 0801
      #bdad51
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  31. Albany Paint

    1. Cactus Flower
      #bbb053
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  32. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Sweet Celery / 7807
      #b7a968
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  33. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 574
      #b3b058
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. 3063D Green Shot
      #b1a651
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  34. Laura Ashley

    1. 915 Greentree
      #b4a554
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  35. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 167-13 C
      #aeac5c
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. 10114 C
      #aea75c
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  36. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80357,XF57
      #b7b36a
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 43.3%

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#b9ad5e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9ad5e foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #b9ad5e">…</p>

#b9ad5e background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b9ad5e">…</p>

#b9ad5e shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9ad5e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12168542
Binary
10111001, 10101101, 01011110
Hexadecimal
#b9ad5e
LRV
≈ 41.0%
Closest short hex
#ba5 ΔE = 1.815
RGB
rgb(185, 173, 94)
RGBA
rgba(185, 173, 94, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.409, g: 0.383, b: 0.208
RYB
red: 0.423%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.369%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4608674 / 0xffb9ad5e
HSL
hsl(52, 39%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(52, 39%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 52° (52.088), saturation: 49% (0.492), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 52.088, saturation: 49.189%, perceived brightness: 66.562%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 77.385, S: 69.336, L: 70.184
Cubehelix
H: 50.211, S: 0.663, L: 0.658
TSL
T: 1.811, S: 0.122, L: 0.657
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 6% (0.065), yellow: 49% (0.492), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 32% (0.322), yellow: 63% (0.631)
XYZ
X: 36.973, Y: 41.011, Z: 16.556
xyY
x: 0.391, y: 0.434, Y: 41.011
CIELab
L: 70.184, a: -6.488, b: 41.844
CIELuv
L: 70.184, u: 11.760, v: 52.546
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.184, C: 42.344, H: 98.814
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.184, C: 53.846, H: 77.385
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.040, a: -9.015, b: 29.500
CIECAM02
J: 61.744, C: 35.617, h: 97.036, Q: 154.814, M: 31.147, s: 44.854, H: 113.009
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.878, jaune: 6.183, green: 0.962
LMS
L: 42.023, M: 43.703, S: 16.950
YCbCr
Y: 159.949, Cb: 91.543, Cr: 138.877
YCgCo
Y: 156.250, Cg: 16.750, Co: 69.000
YDbDr
Y: 167.582, Db: -110.707, Dr: -33.139
YPbPr
Y: 169.868, Pb: -40.880, Pr: 9.634
xvYCC
Y: 161.887, Cb: 92.090, Cr: 136.463
YIQ
Y: 167.582, I: 32.528, Q: -22.042
YUV
Y: 167.582, U: -36.208, V: 15.281
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 7/6 ΔE = 1.458
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 9.613

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