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#b9b800 Hex Color Code

#b9b800 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9b800 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b9b800 is comprised of 72.55% red, 72.16% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #b9b800 has a hue of 60° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.62 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#b9b800 linear gradient to complementary #0065b9

  1. #b9b800
  2. #aca93f
  3. #9d9a5d
  4. #8b8c76
  5. #757e8d
  6. #5571a3
  7. #0065b9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #949600
  2. #a0a100
  3. #adad00
  4. #b9b800
  5. #c6c41b
  6. #d2cf2c
  7. #dfdb3a

Tones

  1. #b9b800
  2. #aba827
  3. #9c9838
  4. #8d8944
  5. #7e7a4e
  6. #6e6b56
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#b9b800 to white

  1. #b9b800
  2. #c8c344
  3. #d5cf6c
  4. #e2db91
  5. #ede6b6
  6. #f7f3da
  7. #ffffff

#b9b800 to black

  1. #b9b800
  2. #98970f
  3. #787614
  4. #5a5815
  5. #3d3b13
  6. #22200d
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 14-a4
      #bbb700
      ΔE = 0.644 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 13-a5
      #c1b300
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ G7.57.66
      #bbb821
      ΔE = 1.213 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1146
      #beb700
      ΔE = 1.272 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. ★ 1163
      #b0b500
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 390
      #b5ba05
      ΔE = 1.300 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. ★ 397
      #bfb80a
      ΔE = 1.334 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  5. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Hot Pepper / 72YY 47/743
      #c2ba0b
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  6. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Inch Worm
      #bfb50c
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ 72YY 47/743
      #c2b91b
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
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      #c3b623
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
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    1. ★ Hot Pepper 72YY 47/743
      #beb413
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  9. Taubmans

    1. Snake Eyes / T12 58.H2
      #b6b428
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. 1-16-7 Oz
      #c0b521
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  11. Tollens

    1. UC018 Vert Favela
      #bebe24
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  12. Dupont

    1. CAS283
      #b5b100
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  13. Brillux

    1. 90.15.15
      #b7b101
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  14. Dulux Australia

    1. Golden Passionfruit / A229
      #b9bb31
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Enigma / A217
      #bfbc35
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. Chartreuse / 2024-10
      #c2b501
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  16. Clark+Kensington

    1. Green Gourmet / 24D-5
      #bbb42f
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  17. Resene

    1. La Rioja G78-176-099
      #bac00e
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 48.2%

#b9b800 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b800 foreground

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #b9b800">…</p>

#b9b800 background

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #b9b800">…</p>

#b9b800 shadow

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9b800">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12171264
Binary
10111001, 10111000, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#b9b800
LRV
≈ 44.6%
Closest short hex
#bb0 ΔE = 1.032
RGB
rgb(185, 184, 0)
RGBA
rgba(185, 184, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.501, g: 0.499, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.004%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4605952 / 0xffb9b800
HSL
hsl(60, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(60, 100%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 60° (59.676), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 59.676, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 68.044%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 85.379, S: 99.979, L: 72.625
Cubehelix
H: 56.687, S: 1.424, L: 0.643
TSL
T: 1.496, S: 0.316, L: 0.640
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 1% (0.005), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 37.150, Y: 44.597, Z: 6.651
xyY
x: 0.420, y: 0.505, Y: 44.597
CIELab
L: 72.625, a: -16.432, b: 74.036
CIELuv
L: 72.625, u: 6.446, v: 79.755
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.625, C: 75.838, H: 102.514
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.625, C: 80.015, H: 85.379
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.781, a: -17.568, b: 40.841
CIECAM02
J: 64.228, C: 65.830, h: 105.410, Q: 157.896, M: 57.567, s: 60.381, H: 127.228
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.732, jaune: 9.904, green: 2.766
LMS
L: 45.302, M: 49.605, S: 7.259
YCbCr
Y: 156.281, Cb: 47.076, Cr: 141.503
YCgCo
Y: 138.250, Cg: 45.750, Co: 92.500
YDbDr
Y: 163.323, Db: -245.722, Dr: -41.261
YPbPr
Y: 170.965, Pb: -92.115, Pr: 8.964
xvYCC
Y: 162.829, Cb: 47.083, Cr: 135.874
YIQ
Y: 163.323, I: 59.708, Q: -57.037
YUV
Y: 163.323, U: -80.369, V: 19.017
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 7/10 ΔE = 1.872
Brand Color
Android ΔE = 8.703

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