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#b9b83c Hex Color Code

#b9b83c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9b83c is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b9b83c is comprised of 72.55% red, 72.16% green and 23.53% blue. In the HSL color space #b9b83c has a hue of 60° (degrees), 51% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.64 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#b9b83c linear gradient to complementary #0062f5

  1. #b9b83c
  2. #b2a863
  3. #a79983
  4. #998aa0
  5. #847cbd
  6. #636ed9
  7. #0062f5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #959614
  2. #a1a123
  3. #adad30
  4. #b9b83c
  5. #c5c448
  6. #d2cf53
  7. #dedb5f

Tones

  1. #b9b83c
  2. #b0ad4a
  3. #a6a356
  4. #9c9860
  5. #918e69
  6. #868472
  7. #7a7a7a

Tints and Shades

#b9b83c to white

  1. #b9b83c
  2. #c7c35f
  3. #d4cf7f
  4. #e0db9f
  5. #ebe7bf
  6. #f6f3df
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b9b83c to black

  1. #b9b83c
  2. #989734
  3. #78772c
  4. #595823
  5. #3c3b1b
  6. #222012
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 1.599 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
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      ΔE = 4.951 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
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      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. T2051-3
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      ΔE = 4.698 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
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    2. Laser P350-6
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    1. ★ G7.58.66
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      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. H2.55.65
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      ΔE = 3.110 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  8. Dulux Australia

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      #bfbc35
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Rainforest Glow / A230
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      ΔE = 4.327 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
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      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Appletini / 24C-6
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      ΔE = 4.509 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  10. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Sporting Green / 7741
      #b0b631
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Jive Clive / 7766
      #bbb75e
      ΔE = 4.055 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 15-b4
      #b0b531
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. 13-b5
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      #b3b230
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Paradise Green 16-14
      #c0b436
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. 3685 Apple Green 90YY 48/650
      #afb837
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 3647 Bali Bamboo 70YY 51/669
      #c9b92e
      ΔE = 4.184 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  14. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 13A Vivid Lime
      #c1be3a
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. 574
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      ΔE = 4.789 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  15. Wattyl

    1. Desert Lime / F79W
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      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Ahead of Spring / F78W
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      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  16. Levis

    1. Clear Green A80
      #afbb34
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  17. Glidden

    1. Hopscotch / PPG1219-6
      #afbb42
      ΔE = 3.060 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. Parachute / PPG1218-5
      #beb755
      ΔE = 3.093 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Parachute / PPG1218-5
      #beb755
      ΔE = 3.093 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Willow Herb 210-6
      #a9ac31
      ΔE = 4.769 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  19. General Paint

    1. Kitchen Garden / CL 1975A
      #bcb958
      ΔE = 3.159 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Kiwi / CLV 1138N
      #abb033
      ΔE = 3.632 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  20. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 2060-G70Y
      #b5af3d
      ΔE = 3.178 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Natural Green / S 2050-G80Y
      #c4b552
      ΔE = 4.050 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  21. Homebase

    1. Chartreuse
      #bdb958
      ΔE = 3.182 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  22. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Humorous Green - 6918
      #c6b836
      ΔE = 3.300 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. Fusion - 6919
      #b0ae26
      ΔE = 3.805 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. 1-16-7 Oz
      #c0b521
      ΔE = 3.372 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 2-16-6 Limelight
      #c4b345
      ΔE = 3.888 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
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    1. DE 5474 - Pesto
      #c1b23e
      ΔE = 3.438 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. DE 5517 - Fluorescent Lime
      #bdc233
      ΔE = 3.696 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  25. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pesto / 1330
      #c1b23e
      ΔE = 3.438 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Fluorescent Lime / 1283
      #bdc233
      ΔE = 3.696 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  26. Volkswagen

    1. Bali Yellow
      #c5b951
      ΔE = 3.442 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Berber Yellow
      #aead46
      ΔE = 4.485 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  27. Duron

    1. High Strung
      #b5b01e
      ΔE = 3.492 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Parakeet
      #b3bd5a
      ΔE = 4.422 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  28. Habitat

    1. Sprout
      #bdc239
      ΔE = 3.525 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  29. Dupont

    1. CAS275
      #b7af46
      ΔE = 3.562 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. CAS291
      #a8b34e
      ΔE = 4.884 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  30. Brillux

    1. 93.15.21
      #bbaf30
      ΔE = 3.607 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. 90.15.15
      #b7b101
      ΔE = 4.254 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  31. Nerolac

    1. Limebright - 2671
      #c0b758
      ΔE = 3.613 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Willow Green - 4428
      #c6c458
      ΔE = 4.903 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  32. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 0-009 - Parakeet
      #abb032
      ΔE = 3.633 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  33. Vista Paint

    1. Terra Verde
      #bfb95c
      ΔE = 3.758 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Jive Clive
      #aebc58
      ΔE = 4.923 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  34. Scib Paints

    1. Terra Verde / 7822
      #bfb95c
      ΔE = 3.758 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Jive clive / 7766
      #aebc58
      ΔE = 4.923 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  35. Berger

    1. Terra Verde / 7822
      #bfb95c
      ΔE = 3.758 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Jive clive / 7766
      #aebc58
      ΔE = 4.923 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  36. Dutch Boy

    1. Flip-Flop
      #b0ae26
      ΔE = 3.805 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Zippidy Doo Dah
      #b2c216
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  37. Focoltone

    1. 1152
      #b6b400
      ΔE = 3.815 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. 2196
      #bdaf47
      ΔE = 4.105 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  38. Asian Paints

    1. Summer Fern / 7829
      #c5b726
      ΔE = 3.819 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Spring Beauty / 7822
      #beb760
      ΔE = 4.397 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  39. Kaessbohrer

    1. Gruen / 6372
      #b1bf48
      ΔE = 3.876 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  40. Plascon

    1. Colonial Yellow Y4-C1-2
      #bcb04c
      ΔE = 3.924 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  41. Pantone / PMS

    1. 397
      #bfb80a
      ΔE = 3.929 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 583
      #a8b50a
      ΔE = 4.591 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  42. Benjamin Moore

    1. Limeade / CSP-865
      #b1be4e
      ΔE = 3.942 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Tequila Lime / 2028-30
      #a7bb33
      ΔE = 4.621 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  43. Dulux

    1. 90YY 48/500
      #b9bd5c
      ΔE = 3.944 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. 70YY 53/638
      #cfc142
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  44. Nippon Paint

    1. Campus Green / NP BGG 1729 A
      #c2b324
      ΔE = 3.968 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  45. Taubmans

    1. Cubanelle / T12 58.G2
      #c7c242
      ΔE = 4.024 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
    2. Party Hat / T12 59.H1
      #cdc155
      ΔE = 5.126 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  46. Sico

    1. 6121-64 Mint Cocktail
      #aeb952
      ΔE = 4.040 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. 6121-54 Mint Liquor
      #c3c74f
      ΔE = 5.250 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  47. Crown Diamond

    1. 7298-64 Mint Cocktail
      #aeb952
      ΔE = 4.040 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. 7298-54 Mint Liquor
      #c3c74f
      ΔE = 5.250 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  48. Designers Guild

    1. Cypress
      #b3b051
      ΔE = 4.104 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  49. Beckers

    1. Kummin 644 / S 4040-Y10R
      #c2b85c
      ΔE = 4.128 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  50. Albany Paint

    1. Meadowlands
      #acae3f
      ΔE = 4.128 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Cactus Flower
      #bbb053
      ΔE = 4.386 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  51. CIL

    1. Crayon Green
      #abbd3d
      ΔE = 4.240 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Juliet's Potion
      #b4ab2d
      ΔE = 4.574 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  52. RAL

    1. RAL 1012 / Lemon yellow
      #c7b446
      ΔE = 4.302 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  53. Coronado Paint

    1. 7741 - Sporting Green
      #a9af23
      ΔE = 4.313 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. 7766 - Jive Clive
      #b1af51
      ΔE = 4.482 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  54. Bristol

    1. Elm / P159-C5
      #b8b157
      ΔE = 4.345 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Lime Green / P158-C4
      #b5bb62
      ΔE = 4.841 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  55. Crown Paint

    1. Green Cross Code
      #adad42
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  56. GM / General Motors

    1. Cream
      #cab950
      ΔE = 4.416 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Fine Sublime
      #bbb159
      ΔE = 4.669 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  57. Chrysler

    1. Cream
      #cab950
      ΔE = 4.416 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  58. Crayola

    1. Olive Green
      #b5b35c
      ΔE = 4.519 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  59. Marston & Langinger

    1. Dijon
      #cbbd55
      ΔE = 4.612 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  60. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10220
      #abb900
      ΔE = 4.613 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. CF10215
      #ccc23d
      ΔE = 4.849 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  61. Caparol

    1. 23/14
      #c8bc5c
      ΔE = 4.619 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 3210
      #b4ac48
      ΔE = 4.663 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  62. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-17-7 Green Sulphur
      #acbf2b
      ΔE = 4.631 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  63. Devoe Paint

    1. Celery Stalk / 92YY 51/593
      #bbc54a
      ΔE = 4.656 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Bali Bamboo / 70YY 51/669
      #cdbf30
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  64. Porter Paints

    1. Willow Herb / 210-6
      #a9ac31
      ΔE = 4.769 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  65. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80360,XF60
      #c6b141
      ΔE = 4.811 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  66. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-G60Y
      #b6ba63
      ΔE = 4.818 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. S 2030-G80Y
      #c8b85d
      ΔE = 5.109 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  67. Olympic

    1. Lemon Grass A68-6
      #bdc64a
      ΔE = 4.894 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  68. Bentley

    1. Citric / LK1C
      #cbba58
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  69. Kelly-Moore

    1. Cactus Café / KM3431-3
      #c4bc66
      ΔE = 5.160 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Cancun Gold / AC204-5
      #cdb82e
      ΔE = 5.197 / LRV ≈ 47.5%

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#b9b83c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b83c foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
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#b9b83c background

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#b9b83c shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12171324
Binary
10111001, 10111000, 00111100
Hexadecimal
#b9b83c
LRV
≈ 44.9%
Closest short hex
#bb4 ΔE = 1.230
RGB
rgb(185, 184, 60)
RGBA
rgba(185, 184, 60, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.431, g: 0.429, b: 0.140
RYB
red: 23.925%, yellow: 72.549%, blue: 23.529%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4605892 / 0xffb9b83c
HSL
hsl(60, 51%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(60, 51%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 60° (59.520), saturation: 68% (0.676), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 59.520, saturation: 67.568%, perceived brightness: 68.507%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 85.328, S: 88.321, L: 72.841
Cubehelix
H: 56.564, S: 0.995, L: 0.669
TSL
T: 1.503, S: 0.184, L: 0.667
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 1% (0.005), yellow: 68% (0.676), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 76% (0.765)
XYZ
X: 37.965, Y: 44.923, Z: 10.945
xyY
x: 0.405, y: 0.479, Y: 44.923
CIELab
L: 72.841, a: -14.706, b: 60.181
CIELuv
L: 72.841, u: 5.774, v: 70.656
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.841, C: 61.952, H: 103.732
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.841, C: 70.891, H: 85.328
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.024, a: -16.184, b: 37.235
CIECAM02
J: 64.566, C: 53.063, h: 104.796, Q: 158.312, M: 46.403, s: 54.140, H: 126.228
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.789, jaune: 8.502, green: 2.344
LMS
L: 45.342, M: 49.611, S: 11.488
YCbCr
Y: 162.161, Cb: 73.416, Cr: 137.243
YCoCg
Y: 153.250, Cg: 30.750, Co: 77.500
YDbDr
Y: 170.163, Db: -165.742, Dr: -28.241
YPbPr
Y: 175.285, Pb: -62.115, Pr: 6.204
xvYCC
Y: 166.539, Cb: 73.436, Cr: 133.450
YIQ
Y: 170.163, I: 40.432, Q: -38.369
YUV
Y: 170.163, U: -54.209, V: 13.016
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 7/8 ΔE = 2.228
Brand Color
Android ΔE = 7.396

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