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#b9b79d Hex Color Code

#b9b79d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9b79d is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b9b79d is comprised of 72.55% red, 71.76% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #b9b79d has a hue of 56° (degrees), 17% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 571.54 nm.

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#b9b79d linear gradient to complementary #979ebf

  1. #b9b79d
  2. #b4b3a3
  3. #afafa9
  4. #a9aaae
  5. #a4a6b4
  6. #9da2b9
  7. #979ebf

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #96947b
  2. #a2a086
  3. #adab92
  4. #b9b79d
  5. #c5c3a9
  6. #d1cfb4
  7. #dddbc0

Tints and Shades

#b9b79d to white

  1. #b9b79d
  2. #c5c3ad
  3. #d0cebd
  4. #dcdacd
  5. #e7e7dd
  6. #f3f3ee
  7. #ffffff

#b9b79d to black

  1. #b9b79d
  2. #979681
  3. #777666
  4. #58584c
  5. #3b3b34
  6. #21201d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Trinity Islands / 1216
      #b9b79b
      ΔE = 0.658 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. ★ Turtle Trail / 1161
      #b6b5a0
      ΔE = 1.804 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  2. Little Greene

    1. ★ Tracery II
      #b7b79f
      ΔE = 0.934 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. ★ Vincent
      #bab8a3
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2210
      #bab79a
      ΔE = 1.036 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ Toscana 11
      #bcb8a0
      ΔE = 1.098 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. ★ Toscana 8
      #bcb49c
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  5. Homebase

    1. ★ Olive
      #b8b49b
      ΔE = 1.174 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3686 Woodland Mystery 90YY 52/138
      #bbba9e
      ΔE = 1.207 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. ★ Grey Birch 60YY 51/101
      #bdb6a0
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  7. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Tree Moss / 508
      #b9b9a2
      ΔE = 1.359 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. Urban Sophisticate / CSP-160
      #bdb6a2
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  8. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 7032 / Pebble grey
      #b8b799
      ΔE = 1.361 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  9. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Plantation / RLNA231
      #b9b6a0
      ΔE = 1.369 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ Mexican Feather Grass / RLNA236
      #b6b39e
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  10. Tollens

    1. ★ T2166-3
      #bbb69f
      ΔE = 1.405 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. ★ TF244-2
      #bdb9a2
      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 3010-G80Y
      #b4b49a
      ΔE = 1.418 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 3010-G90Y
      #b8b396
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 14-6308 TCX
      #b7b59f
      ΔE = 1.453 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. ★ P 178-2 C
      #bbb8a4
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Silver Lace Vine / 10GY 49/081
      #b9b9a3
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Thyme
      #b9b494
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  14. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Hey Pesto
      #bcb59b
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  15. Behr

    1. ★ Rock Garden 6G1
      #bab59f
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Dried Chervil ICC-105
      #b1b89c
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Half Hillary G77-025-092
      #b9b398
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Ash G79-017-092
      #bebaa7
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  17. Taubmans

    1. ★ Squiggle / T157-4
      #b4b39c
      ΔE = 1.795 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. ★ Submarine Seas / T12 57.D11
      #bfba9c
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  18. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 5-059 - Sky
      #b3b69b
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. BS 4800 12 B 19 - Beige
      #b4b595
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  19. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Colorbond® Summershade / O24
      #beb8a1
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Warm Grey / G50
      #bfb7a1
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  20. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Granite
      #b5b39d
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  21. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 24424
      #b3b69e
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 34424
      #b3b69f
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  22. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-17-3 Pistachio
      #bdbc9f
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. 5-18-3 Brookside Moss
      #b5bba4
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  23. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ My Inner Sanctum
      #b3b59f
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Local Flavor
      #c3bb9e
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  24. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Ballie Scott Sage / HL 4224-2
      #b3b39d
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  25. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Sage Gray 14-27
      #bab39c
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Russell House Green Medium CW521
      #c0bd9e
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  26. Brillux

    1. ★ 90.06.15
      #b3b197
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. 93.06.21
      #b7b093
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  27. Colortrend

    1. ★ Chinese Whisper
      #c0ba9c
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Olive
      #bfb698
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  28. Glidden

    1. ★ Hazy Sage
      #b2b396
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  29. Fired Earth

    1. ★ Greenwich Green
      #b4b99f
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  30. Zoffany

    1. Green Almond
      #bfb8a2
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  31. Chrysler

    1. Shell Gray
      #bfbda5
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Beige
      #beb498
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  32. Ford

    1. Dune
      #c1bba3
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  33. Albany Paint

    1. Flake Grey
      #bdb6a1
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Kasbah
      #beb897
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  34. Disney

    1. 4C-30-3 Whistling Wind
      #bcb5a0
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  35. Bristol

    1. South Wind / P209-N4
      #bab298
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. Light Sage / P211-N4
      #b2b295
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  36. Sikkens

    1. G8.10.70
      #c0bca5
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. H2.10.70
      #bdbea3
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  37. GM / General Motors

    1. New Ivory
      #c0b79b
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. Mission Beige
      #beb498
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  38. Farrow & Ball

    1. Ball Green / 75
      #b9b494
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. French Gray / 18
      #b7b4a1
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  39. California Paints

    1. DEC 780 - Tickled Crow
      #b6baa4
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Jackson Antique
      #c0baa6
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  40. Tikkurila

    1. 592X
      #b3b4a0
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. 4940
      #bbb8a6
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  41. Coronado Paint

    1. 7785 - Golden Shores
      #b9b594
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. 8409 - Dream Weaver
      #afb29c
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  42. Sto

    1. 31133
      #b1b29c
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 36433
      #b2b99d
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  43. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Softened Green - 6177
      #bbbca7
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Grassland - 6163
      #c1bca7
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  44. Dulux

    1. 70YY 46/160
      #bab394
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Celtic Forest 3
      #c1bea2
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  45. Bentley

    1. Antique White / LO9V
      #c2bba3
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  46. Olympic

    1. Light Sage C67-3
      #b3b6a2
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  47. Beckers

    1. Lav 823 / 3108-G82Y
      #b3b6a2
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  48. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1926
      #b7b6a4
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  49. Nippon Paint

    1. Green Gables / NP N 1829 P
      #bcb396
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  50. Nature Paint

    1. Lapwing
      #c0b9a4
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  51. Peintures MF

    1. DD450-1
      #b4b6a3
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Camry
      #c2bb9c
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  52. Laura Ashley

    1. 42-19 Cotswold Green
      #bbbda7
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  53. Valspar Paint

    1. Skyline Shadow
      #c3bba0
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  54. Geely

    1. Diamond White Solid / HH
      #bdb398
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  55. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Dream Weaver / 8409
      #b4b8a4
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Lambs Ear / 8417
      #b1b89e
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  56. Rodda Paint

    1. Dream Weaver 8409
      #b4b8a4
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  57. Volkswagen

    1. Alabaster
      #bcb8a6
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  58. Plascon

    1. Bright Idea Y4-D2-1
      #b0b098
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  59. CIL

    1. Tennessee Haze
      #b3af97
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  60. Volvo

    1. Alpine White / MGR
      #bfb49b
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 46.1%

#b9b79d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b79d foreground

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

George Moore
<p style="color: #b9b79d">…</p>

#b9b79d background

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="background-color: #b9b79d">…</p>

#b9b79d shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9b79d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12171165
Binary
10111001, 10110111, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#b9b79d
LRV
≈ 46.6%
Closest short hex
#bb9 ΔE = 2.643
RGB
rgb(185, 183, 157)
RGBA
rgba(185, 183, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.352, g: 0.349, b: 0.299
RYB
red: 0.624%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.616%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4606051 / 0xffb9b79d
HSL
hsl(56, 17%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(56, 17%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 56° (55.714), saturation: 15% (0.151), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 55.714, saturation: 15.135%, perceived brightness: 70.916%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 82.472, S: 24.491, L: 73.943
Cubehelix
H: 53.427, S: 0.230, L: 0.709
TSL
T: 1.658, S: 0.033, L: 0.708
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 1% (0.011), yellow: 15% (0.151), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 28% (0.282), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 43.026, Y: 46.616, Z: 38.623
xyY
x: 0.335, y: 0.363, Y: 46.616
CIELab
L: 73.943, a: -3.772, b: 13.498
CIELuv
L: 73.943, u: 2.612, v: 19.769
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.943, C: 14.015, H: 105.613
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.943, C: 19.941, H: 82.472
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.276, a: -6.995, b: 14.253
CIECAM02
J: 66.042, C: 12.157, h: 101.980, Q: 160.111, M: 10.631, s: 25.768, H: 121.559
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.016, jaune: 2.031, green: 0.607
LMS
L: 45.284, M: 49.093, S: 38.745
YCbCr
Y: 171.163, Cb: 116.290, Cr: 130.724
YCgCo
Y: 177.000, Cg: 6.000, Co: 53.250
YDbDr
Y: 180.634, Db: -35.558, Dr: -8.308
YPbPr
Y: 181.554, Pb: -13.230, Pr: 2.196
xvYCC
Y: 171.923, Cb: 116.378, Cr: 129.929
YIQ
Y: 180.634, I: 9.544, Q: -7.667
YUV
Y: 180.634, U: -11.628, V: 3.830
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 7/2 ΔE = 2.002
Brand Color
Zerply ΔE = 12.685

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