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#b9b949 Hex Color Code

#b9b949 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9b949 is a shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #b9b949 is comprised of 72.55% red, 72.55% green and 28.63% blue. In the HSL color space #b9b949 has a hue of 60° (degrees), 44% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.47 nm.

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

#b9b949 linear gradient to complementary #035aff

  1. #b9b949
  2. #b3a86e
  3. #a9978d
  4. #9b87aa
  5. #8677c6
  6. #6568e3
  7. #035aff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #959726
  2. #a1a232
  3. #adad3e
  4. #b9b949
  5. #c5c554
  6. #d2d160
  7. #dedc6b

Tones

  1. #b9b949
  2. #b1af55
  3. #a8a65f
  4. #9f9c68
  5. #969371
  6. #8c8a79
  7. #818181

Tints and Shades

#b9b949 to white

  1. #b9b949
  2. #c6c468
  3. #d3d087
  4. #dfdba4
  5. #ebe7c2
  6. #f5f3e0
  7. #ffffff

#b9b949 to black

  1. #b9b949
  2. #98973e
  3. #787733
  4. #595828
  5. #3c3b1e
  6. #212113
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 166-16 U
      #bab743
      ΔE = 1.076 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. ★ P 166-15 U
      #c1be49
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  2. Sto

    1. ★ 31100
      #bcbc46
      ΔE = 1.256 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  3. Tollens

    1. ★ UC019 Vert Amazone
      #b5ba43
      ΔE = 1.306 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. T2044-2
      #b5be4f
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 400B-6 Japanese Fern
      #b5b544
      ΔE = 1.472 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Gilded Pesto
      #bcbb40
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 15-c4
      #b6b953
      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. 13-c5
      #c3b84c
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3684 English Apple 90YY 48/500
      #b6b854
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. 3685 Apple Green 90YY 48/650
      #afb837
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5583
      #b8b63b
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. ★ 5577
      #b7b33e
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ Indian Ivy 5
      #b9bb58
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. 90YY 48/500
      #b9bd5c
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  10. General Paint

    1. ★ Kitchen Garden / CL 1975A
      #bcb958
      ΔE = 1.966 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  11. Homebase

    1. ★ Chartreuse
      #bdb958
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ 64 39 92 / Citrus 40
      #b4bc50
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Schilf 0 / Schilf 0 Kg
      #c0c044
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-G70Y
      #b7b349
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. S 2050-G70Y
      #b5b237
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Billy T G78-112-094
      #c1b943
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Parachute / PPG1218-5
      #beb755
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Hopscotch / PPG1219-6
      #afbb42
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  16. Glidden

    1. ★ Parachute / PPG1218-5
      #beb755
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Hopscotch / PPG1219-6
      #afbb42
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  17. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ English Apple / 90YY 48/500
      #babe57
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  18. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 2050-G60Y
      #b7b658
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. Natural Green / S 2050-G70Y
      #c2bb56
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. Terra Verde
      #bfb95c
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  20. Berger

    1. Terra Verde / 7822
      #bfb95c
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  21. Scib Paints

    1. Terra Verde / 7822
      #bfb95c
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  22. Dulux Australia

    1. Golden Passionfruit / A229
      #b9bb31
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Enigma / A217
      #bfbc35
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Jive Clive / 7766
      #bbb75e
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Sporting Green / 7741
      #b0b631
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 42.9%

#b9b949 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b949 foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #b9b949">…</p>

#b9b949 background

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="background-color: #b9b949">…</p>

#b9b949 shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9b949">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12171593
Binary
10111001, 10111001, 01001001
Hexadecimal
#b9b949
LRV
≈ 45.5%
Closest short hex
#bb4 ΔE = 1.041
RGB
rgb(185, 185, 73)
RGBA
rgba(185, 185, 73, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.418, g: 0.418, b: 0.165
RYB
red: 0.286%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.286%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4605623 / 0xffb9b949
HSL
hsl(60, 44%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(60, 44%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 60° (60.000), saturation: 61% (0.605), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 60.000, saturation: 60.541%, perceived brightness: 68.969%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 85.873, S: 83.139, L: 73.216
Cubehelix
H: 56.942, S: 0.908, L: 0.677
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.160, L: 0.675
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 61% (0.605), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 71% (0.714)
XYZ
X: 38.560, Y: 45.494, Z: 13.052
xyY
x: 0.397, y: 0.468, Y: 45.494
CIELab
L: 73.216, a: -14.409, b: 55.207
CIELuv
L: 73.216, u: 4.830, v: 66.930
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.216, C: 57.057, H: 104.627
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.216, C: 67.105, H: 85.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.449, a: -15.990, b: 35.741
CIECAM02
J: 65.018, C: 48.689, h: 105.028, Q: 158.865, M: 42.578, s: 51.770, H: 126.606
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.811, jaune: 7.936, green: 2.244
LMS
L: 45.682, M: 50.175, S: 13.570
YCbCr
Y: 163.939, Cb: 78.832, Cr: 135.952
YCgCo
Y: 157.000, Cg: 28.000, Co: 74.250
YDbDr
Y: 172.232, Db: -149.296, Dr: -24.304
YPbPr
Y: 176.936, Pb: -56.000, Pr: 5.152
xvYCC
Y: 167.957, Cb: 78.808, Cr: 132.526
YIQ
Y: 172.232, I: 35.981, Q: -34.847
YUV
Y: 172.232, U: -48.830, V: 11.201
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 7/8 ΔE = 2.474
Brand Color
Android ΔE = 7.038

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