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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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#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 / #fff

#b9b949 to black

  1. #b9b949
  2. #98973e
  3. #787733
  4. #595828
  5. #3c3b1e
  6. #212113
  7. #000000 / #000

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. Sikkens

    1. H1.42.68
      #bbbd5c
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. G7.58.66
      #c0bc3a
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  20. Berger

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

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

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

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

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

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#b9b949 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b949 foreground

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #b9b949">…</p>

#b9b949 background

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="background-color: #b9b949">…</p>

#b9b949 shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<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: 28.627%, yellow: 72.549%, blue: 28.627%
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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