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

#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

#b9b83c to black

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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5583
      #b8b63b
      ΔE = 0.688 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. 5108
      #b5b750
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Gilded Pesto
      #bcbb40
      ΔE = 1.100 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. Spritz Of Lime
      #b2b232
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  3. Sto

    1. ★ 31100
      #bcbc46
      ΔE = 1.599 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  4. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Golden Passionfruit / A229
      #b9bb31
      ΔE = 1.603 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. ★ Enigma / A217
      #bfbc35
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ UC019 Vert Amazone
      #b5ba43
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 400B-6 Japanese Fern
      #b5b544
      ΔE = 1.651 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Billy T G78-112-094
      #c1b943
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Green Gourmet / 24D-5
      #bbb42f
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-G70Y
      #b5b237
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. S 2040-G70Y
      #b7b349
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  10. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Sporting Green / 7741
      #b0b631
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Snake Eyes / T12 58.H2
      #b6b428
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Jealous Eyes / T12 58.H3
      #b2b13b
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 15-b4
      #b0b531
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. 13-c5
      #c3b84c
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  13. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Citronette 17-12
      #b3b230
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Paradise Green 16-14
      #c0b436
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  14. Caparol

    1. 24/10
      #b8b850
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Schilf 0 / Schilf 0 Kg
      #c0c044
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  15. Dulux

    1. Lime Zest 1
      #b9be35
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. 90YY 48/650
      #b6bf3c
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. 3685 Apple Green 90YY 48/650
      #afb837
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 3684 English Apple 90YY 48/500
      #b6b854
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  17. Sikkens

    1. G7.57.66
      #bbb821
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  18. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 13A Vivid Lime
      #c1be3a
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7765 XGC
      #beb427
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 7765 C
      #bbb323
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  20. Levis

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

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#b9b83c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b83c foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #b9b83c">…</p>

#b9b83c background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b9b83c">…</p>

#b9b83c shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9b83c">…</p>

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: 0.239%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.235%
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
YCgCo
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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