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#b9b961 Hex Color Code

#b9b961 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9b961 is a shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #b9b961 is comprised of 72.55% red, 72.55% green and 38.04% blue. In the HSL color space #b9b961 has a hue of 60° (degrees), 39% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.47 nm.

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#b9b961 linear gradient to complementary #1b51ff

  1. #b9b961
  2. #b2a77f
  3. #a8959a
  4. #9983b4
  5. #8572cd
  6. #6561e6
  7. #1b51ff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #959741
  2. #a1a24b
  3. #adad56
  4. #b9b961
  5. #c5c56c
  6. #d1d177
  7. #dedd82

Tones

  1. #b9b961
  2. #b2b169
  3. #acaa71
  4. #a5a379
  5. #9d9b80
  6. #959486
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#b9b961 to white

  1. #b9b961
  2. #c6c47b
  3. #d2d095
  4. #dedbaf
  5. #e9e7c9
  6. #f4f3e4
  7. #ffffff

#b9b961 to black

  1. #b9b961
  2. #989751
  3. #787741
  4. #595832
  5. #3c3b24
  6. #212116
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Martini Olive / CSP-890
      #bbb862
      ΔE = 0.797 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-G60Y
      #b6ba63
      ΔE = 1.056 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. ★ S 2030-G70Y
      #beb962
      ΔE = 1.326 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Jive Clive / 7766
      #bbb75e
      ΔE = 1.148 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  4. Bristol

    1. ★ Lime Green / P158-C4
      #b5bb62
      ΔE = 1.525 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lime Green / T12 57.F5
      #b5bb62
      ΔE = 1.525 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Magic Melon / T12 57.F4
      #b8bf5d
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  6. Sanderson

    1. ★ Green Almond
      #babb6b
      ΔE = 1.567 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  7. General Paint

    1. ★ Kitchen Garden / CL 1975A
      #bcb958
      ΔE = 1.694 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Grazing / CL 1985D
      #b2ba6a
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ Indian Ivy 5
      #b9bb58
      ΔE = 1.759 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. ★ 90YY 48/500
      #b9bd5c
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 351
      #bcbc6c
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ Olive 12
      #b4bc60
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  10. Sto

    1. ★ 31110
      #bab563
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  11. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Terra Verde
      #bfb95c
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  12. Berger

    1. ★ Terra Verde / 7822
      #bfb95c
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  13. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Terra Verde / 7822
      #bfb95c
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  14. Homebase

    1. ★ Chartreuse
      #bdb958
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 14-d5
      #b9b76b
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. 13-d5
      #c3bb6b
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3684 English Apple 90YY 48/500
      #b6b854
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  17. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Motherland / 0793
      #beba6c
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  18. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0793
      #beba6c
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  19. Crayola

    1. ★ Olive Green
      #b5b35c
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  20. Duron

    1. ★ Sassy Green
      #c1ba69
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Parakeet
      #b3bd5a
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5107
      #b6bb6d
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. 5108
      #b5b750
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  22. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2040-G60Y
      #bcbd6f
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. Natural Green / S 2040-G70Y
      #c3be69
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  23. Clark+Kensington

    1. Beginner's Luck / 26C-5
      #b5b96d
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Coriander / 25C-6
      #c4bb61
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  24. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Parachute / PPG1218-5
      #beb755
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  25. Glidden

    1. Parachute / PPG1218-5
      #beb755
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  26. Pantone / PMS

    1. 617 C
      #c0b661
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. 2302 C
      #aeb862
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  27. Albany Paint

    1. Catkin
      #bbb870
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  28. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-14 Dinosaur
      #bec06c
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  29. Kelly-Moore

    1. Cactus Café / KM3431-3
      #c4bc66
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  30. Johnstone's Paint

    1. French Lime
      #c0b769
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  31. Plascon

    1. Money Tree Y4-C1-3
      #c0b86c
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  32. Devoe Paint

    1. English Apple / 90YY 48/500
      #babe57
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  33. Beckers

    1. Kummin 644 / S 4040-Y10R
      #c2b85c
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  34. Valspar Paint

    1. Homestead Resort Moss
      #b3b15a
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Porcelain Pear
      #c4bc5c
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  35. CIL

    1. English Apple
      #b7bf5a
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 48.1%

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#b9b961 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b961 foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #b9b961">…</p>

#b9b961 background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b9b961">…</p>

#b9b961 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9b961">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12171617
Binary
10111001, 10111001, 01100001
Hexadecimal
#b9b961
LRV
≈ 45.9%
Closest short hex
#bb6 ΔE = 0.923
RGB
rgb(185, 185, 97)
RGBA
rgba(185, 185, 97, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.396, g: 0.396, b: 0.208
RYB
red: 0.380%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.380%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4605599 / 0xffb9b961
HSL
hsl(60, 39%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(60, 39%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 60° (60.000), saturation: 48% (0.476), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 60.000, saturation: 47.568%, perceived brightness: 69.486%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 85.873, S: 70.606, L: 73.465
Cubehelix
H: 56.942, S: 0.726, L: 0.688
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.119, L: 0.686
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 48% (0.476), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 62% (0.620)
XYZ
X: 39.515, Y: 45.876, Z: 18.080
xyY
x: 0.382, y: 0.443, Y: 45.876
CIELab
L: 73.465, a: -12.452, b: 44.321
CIELuv
L: 73.465, u: 4.116, v: 57.034
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.465, C: 46.037, H: 105.692
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.465, C: 57.182, H: 85.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.732, a: -14.393, b: 31.586
CIECAM02
J: 65.364, C: 39.016, h: 104.659, Q: 159.287, M: 34.119, s: 46.281, H: 126.003
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.863, jaune: 6.568, green: 1.860
LMS
L: 45.729, M: 50.182, S: 18.523
YCbCr
Y: 166.291, Cb: 89.368, Cr: 134.248
YCgCo
Y: 163.000, Cg: 22.000, Co: 68.250
YDbDr
Y: 174.968, Db: -117.304, Dr: -19.096
YPbPr
Y: 178.664, Pb: -44.000, Pr: 4.048
xvYCC
Y: 169.441, Cb: 89.349, Cr: 131.556
YIQ
Y: 174.968, I: 28.271, Q: -27.380
YUV
Y: 174.968, U: -38.366, V: 8.801
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 7/6 ΔE = 2.190
Brand Color
Android ΔE = 7.756

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