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#b9b559 Hex Color Code

#b9b559 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9b559 is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b9b559 is comprised of 72.55% red, 70.98% green and 34.9% blue. In the HSL color space #b9b559 has a hue of 58° (degrees), 41% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 571.27 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#b9b559 linear gradient to complementary #1359ff

  1. #b9b559
  2. #b2a579
  3. #a89595
  4. #9985b0
  5. #8475cb
  6. #6467e5
  7. #1359ff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #969339
  2. #a19e44
  3. #adaa4e
  4. #b9b559
  5. #c5c164
  6. #d1cc6f
  7. #ddd87a

Tones

  1. #b9b559
  2. #b2ad62
  3. #aba66b
  4. #a39f73
  5. #9b977b
  6. #929082
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#b9b559 to white

  1. #b9b559
  2. #c6c175
  3. #d2cd90
  4. #ded9ab
  5. #eae6c7
  6. #f5f2e3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b9b559 to black

  1. #b9b559
  2. #98944b
  3. #78753c
  4. #59572f
  5. #3c3a22
  6. #212015
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2050-G60Y
      #b7b658
      ΔE = 0.788 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. Natural Green / S 2040-G60Y
      #bcbd6f
      ΔE = 3.839 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  2. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Jive Clive / 7766
      #bbb75e
      ΔE = 0.901 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Terra Verde / 7822
      #c4b55e
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  3. Crayola

    1. ★ Olive Green
      #b5b35c
      ΔE = 1.257 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  4. Bristol

    1. ★ Elm / P159-C5
      #b8b157
      ΔE = 1.447 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Sweet Grass / P163-C5
      #c0af68
      ΔE = 4.643 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Martini Olive / CSP-890
      #bbb862
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Parrot Green / CW-465
      #b3b36b
      ΔE = 3.466 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Parachute / PPG1218-5
      #beb755
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Beach Bag / PPG1117-5
      #adb864
      ΔE = 4.156 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Parachute / PPG1218-5
      #beb755
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Beach Bag / PPG1117-5
      #adb864
      ΔE = 4.156 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  8. General Paint

    1. ★ Kitchen Garden / CL 1975A
      #bcb958
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Fruit For Thought / CL 1976A
      #b1af50
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  9. Sto

    1. ★ 31110
      #bab563
      ΔE = 1.545 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 31100
      #bcbc46
      ΔE = 4.161 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  10. Homebase

    1. ★ Chartreuse
      #bdb958
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  11. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Terra Verde / 7822
      #bfb95c
      ΔE = 1.686 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Gorden Element / 7838
      #bbac59
      ΔE = 3.838 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Homestead Resort Moss
      #b3b15a
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Fresh Artichoke X119R239C
      #afb970
      ΔE = 5.022 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3684 English Apple 90YY 48/500
      #b6b854
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. 3646 Shakespeare 70YY 50/383
      #c1b56a
      ΔE = 3.336 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  14. Brillux

    1. ★ 90.12.15
      #b4b059
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. 93.12.21
      #b7ac68
      ΔE = 4.687 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  15. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Parakeet - 6711
      #b4b05a
      ΔE = 1.966 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Hep Green - 6704
      #c4b146
      ΔE = 4.583 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 574
      #b3b058
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. 3073D Shaded Green
      #ada957
      ΔE = 4.529 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  17. Designers Guild

    1. ★ Cypress
      #b3b051
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5108
      #b5b750
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. 5107
      #b6bb6d
      ΔE = 3.792 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  19. Behr

    1. ★ Laser P350-6
      #b5af51
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Citrus Peel P360-5
      #b7bb6c
      ΔE = 3.544 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  20. Beckers

    1. ★ Kummin 644 / S 4040-Y10R
      #c2b85c
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Svamp 623 / S 5040-Y10R
      #b2a84c
      ΔE = 4.598 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  21. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Cactus Flower
      #bbb053
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. Catkin
      #bbb870
      ΔE = 3.435 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  22. Tollens

    1. ★ T2053-4
      #bbb059
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. T2044-2
      #b5be4f
      ΔE = 4.417 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  23. Dulux

    1. Indian Ivy 5 / 90YY 48/500
      #b9bb58
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. 70YY 50/383
      #c9b96d
      ΔE = 4.653 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  24. Coronado Paint

    1. 7766 - Jive Clive
      #b1af51
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. 7822 - Terra Verde
      #bdac55
      ΔE = 4.050 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  25. Johnstone's Paint

    1. French Lime
      #c0b769
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  26. Plascon

    1. Colonial Yellow Y4-C1-2
      #bcb04c
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Money Tree Y4-C1-3
      #c0b86c
      ΔE = 3.081 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  27. Clark+Kensington

    1. Coriander / 25C-6
      #c4bb61
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Beginner's Luck / 26C-5
      #b5b96d
      ΔE = 3.601 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  28. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80357,XF57
      #b7b36a
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  29. Colortrend

    1. 0793
      #beba6c
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. 0794
      #ada958
      ΔE = 4.569 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  30. Dupont

    1. CAS275
      #b7af46
      ΔE = 3.055 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. CAS291
      #a8b34e
      ΔE = 4.250 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  31. Sanderson

    1. Green Almond
      #babb6b
      ΔE = 3.116 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  32. Pascol

    1. Helga's Garden PP070
      #c4b45d
      ΔE = 3.171 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Helga's Garden PP070
      #c5b45c
      ΔE = 3.408 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  33. GM / General Motors

    1. Beige
      #c2b362
      ΔE = 3.195 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Coronado Yellow
      #beb26b
      ΔE = 3.741 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  34. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Palm Leaf / 1280
      #bdb268
      ΔE = 3.210 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. Baby Frog / 1441
      #c8ba63
      ΔE = 3.720 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  35. Resene

    1. Flourish G74-082-104
      #adb15e
      ΔE = 3.245 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Gimblet G75-076-091
      #b9ad61
      ΔE = 3.719 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  36. Jotun

    1. 8199 / Frisk
      #b9b46d
      ΔE = 3.258 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. 8163 / Gress
      #aaac5e
      ΔE = 4.519 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  37. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-16-6 Fancy Free
      #b6ac57
      ΔE = 3.275 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. 3-17-6 Olive Branch
      #aaac5a
      ΔE = 4.281 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  38. TRUMATCH

    1. 16-c4
      #adb654
      ΔE = 3.310 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. 14-c4
      #c2be52
      ΔE = 3.846 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  39. California Paints

    1. DE 5487 - Spring Marsh
      #c0b05d
      ΔE = 3.375 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. DE 5521 - Grass Root
      #c3c175
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  40. Volkswagen

    1. Bali Yellow
      #c5b951
      ΔE = 3.393 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Berber Yellow
      #aead46
      ΔE = 3.711 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  41. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2302 CP
      #aeb859
      ΔE = 3.464 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. 618
      #b3ab4a
      ΔE = 3.691 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  42. Dulux Australia

    1. European Stone / F4
      #bbb067
      ΔE = 3.476 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  43. Devoe Paint

    1. English Apple / 90YY 48/500
      #babe57
      ΔE = 3.482 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Limey / 60YY 45/382
      #c6b164
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  44. Focoltone

    1. 2196
      #bdaf47
      ΔE = 3.606 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. 2224
      #bbb378
      ΔE = 5.249 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  45. Caparol

    1. 67 28 82 / Curcuma 45
      #c0b46c
      ΔE = 3.650 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. 25S 2 / Chromoxidgruen 25S 2
      #b4ac68
      ΔE = 4.608 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  46. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-G80Y
      #c8b85d
      ΔE = 3.660 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. S 2030-G50Y
      #acba6a
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  47. Diamond Vogel

    1. Rain Slicker / 0801
      #bdad51
      ΔE = 3.686 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. The Goods / 0794
      #ada958
      ΔE = 4.569 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  48. Crown Diamond

    1. 7298-64 Mint Cocktail
      #aeb952
      ΔE = 3.831 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. 7299-53 Asparagus Shoot
      #b0ac6b
      ΔE = 5.108 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  49. Sico

    1. 6121-64 Mint Cocktail
      #aeb952
      ΔE = 3.831 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. 6139-53 Chianti Fields
      #afb273
      ΔE = 5.245 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  50. Berger

    1. Gorden Element / 7838
      #bbac59
      ΔE = 3.838 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Young green / 7808
      #bbba77
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  51. Vista Paint

    1. Garden Element
      #bbac59
      ΔE = 3.838 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Young Green
      #bbba77
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  52. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Muted Lime 16-27
      #c2b163
      ΔE = 3.875 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. Paradise Green 16-14
      #c0b436
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  53. Taubmans

    1. Magic Melon / T12 57.F4
      #b8bf5d
      ΔE = 3.894 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. Lime Crystal / T10 60E-2
      #b5c163
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  54. Dutch Boy

    1. Rhubarb Shoot
      #c4b56a
      ΔE = 3.902 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Twist of Lime
      #a7aa57
      ΔE = 5.046 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  55. Earthpaint

    1. 3-17-5 Snowpea
      #bdb873
      ΔE = 3.909 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 3-16-5 Weeping Willow
      #c9bc74
      ΔE = 5.184 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  56. Duron

    1. Parakeet
      #b3bd5a
      ΔE = 3.914 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Antiquity
      #c2ad5a
      ΔE = 4.758 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  57. Nerolac

    1. Eve - 2656
      #b1b46d
      ΔE = 3.973 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Chai Latte - 4440
      #c2be75
      ΔE = 4.666 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  58. Crown Paint

    1. Intense Olive
      #c8b968
      ΔE = 4.027 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Absinthe
      #c3bd74
      ΔE = 4.498 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  59. CIL

    1. English Apple
      #b7bf5a
      ΔE = 4.055 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  60. Colorhouse

    1. Leaf .04
      #bcb472
      ΔE = 4.142 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. Beeswax .05
      #c9b156
      ΔE = 5.124 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  61. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-14 Dinosaur
      #bec06c
      ΔE = 4.236 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  62. Bentley

    1. Citric / LK1C
      #cbba58
      ΔE = 4.425 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  63. Asian Paints

    1. Green Beret / 7838
      #baab5f
      ΔE = 4.456 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Sweet Celery / 7807
      #afaa65
      ΔE = 5.065 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  64. Kelly-Moore

    1. Garden Element / KM3447-3
      #bdad64
      ΔE = 4.486 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Jive Clive / KM3391-3
      #b3bf5f
      ΔE = 4.613 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  65. Sikkens

    1. G8.30.70
      #c7be6f
      ΔE = 4.494 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. G4.40.70
      #cebc57
      ΔE = 5.219 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  66. Nippon Paint

    1. Green Shoot / NP BGG 1730 D
      #aea958
      ΔE = 4.495 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Winter Moss / NP BGG 1723 D
      #bbaa5a
      ΔE = 4.692 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  67. Little Greene

    1. Revere
      #c0af67
      ΔE = 4.537 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. Chiffon
      #c4af60
      ΔE = 4.775 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  68. Chrysler

    1. Cream
      #cab950
      ΔE = 4.550 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  69. Levis

    1. Grasspriet
      #c9b96d
      ΔE = 4.653 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  70. Marston & Langinger

    1. Dijon
      #cbbd55
      ΔE = 4.750 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  71. Olympic

    1. Lime Green B68-4
      #b5bd71
      ΔE = 4.790 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  72. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10198
      #c3ad4c
      ΔE = 5.000 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  73. Farrow & Ball

    1. Churlish Green / 251
      #bdab61
      ΔE = 5.012 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  74. Tikkurila

    1. 9708
      #a8b565
      ΔE = 5.059 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  75. RAL

    1. RAL 095 70 50
      #beaa4a
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. RAL 095 70 40
      #bdaa5d
      ΔE = 5.142 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  76. Ford

    1. Yucatan Gold
      #b3b174
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  77. Wattyl

    1. Desert Lime / F79W
      #c2b639
      ΔE = 5.184 / LRV ≈ 45.2%

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#b9b559 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b559 foreground

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #b9b559">…</p>

#b9b559 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: #b9b559">…</p>

#b9b559 shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9b559">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12170585
Binary
10111001, 10110101, 01011001
Hexadecimal
#b9b559
LRV
≈ 44.1%
Closest short hex
#bb5 ΔE = 2.360
RGB
rgb(185, 181, 89)
RGBA
rgba(185, 181, 89, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.407, g: 0.398, b: 0.196
RYB
red: 36.539%, yellow: 72.549%, blue: 34.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4606631 / 0xffb9b559
HSL
hsl(58, 41%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(58, 41%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 58° (57.500), saturation: 52% (0.519), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 57.500, saturation: 51.892%, perceived brightness: 68.338%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 83.318, S: 74.300, L: 72.285
Cubehelix
H: 54.929, S: 0.756, L: 0.675
TSL
T: 1.584, S: 0.131, L: 0.673
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 2% (0.022), yellow: 52% (0.519), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 65% (0.651)
XYZ
X: 38.336, Y: 44.084, Z: 15.939
xyY
x: 0.390, y: 0.448, Y: 44.084
CIELab
L: 72.285, a: -11.114, b: 46.810
CIELuv
L: 72.285, u: 6.882, v: 58.735
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.285, C: 48.111, H: 103.357
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.285, C: 59.137, H: 83.318
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.396, a: -13.131, b: 32.244
CIECAM02
J: 64.032, C: 40.738, h: 102.563, Q: 157.655, M: 35.625, s: 47.536, H: 122.537
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.852, jaune: 6.874, green: 1.685
LMS
L: 44.443, M: 47.958, S: 16.389
YCbCr
Y: 163.491, Cb: 87.020, Cr: 136.288
YCoCg
Y: 159.000, Cg: 22.000, Co: 70.250
YDbDr
Y: 171.708, Db: -124.436, Dr: -25.296
YPbPr
Y: 175.228, Pb: -46.460, Pr: 6.232
xvYCC
Y: 166.490, Cb: 87.188, Cr: 133.474
YIQ
Y: 171.708, I: 31.939, Q: -27.779
YUV
Y: 171.708, U: -40.699, V: 11.661
Munsell Color System
10Y 7/6 ΔE = 1.965
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 7.873

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