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#b9bb8a Hex Color Code

#b9bb8a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9bb8a is a medium light shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #b9bb8a is comprised of 72.55% red, 73.33% green and 54.12% blue. In the HSL color space #b9bb8a has a hue of 62° (degrees), 26% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 569.82 nm.

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#b9bb8a linear gradient to complementary #747bd1

  1. #b9bb8a
  2. #b1b097
  3. #a8a5a3
  4. #9e9aaf
  5. #9290bb
  6. #8585c6
  7. #747bd1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #969869
  2. #a1a374
  3. #adaf7f
  4. #b9bb8a
  5. #c5c795
  6. #d1d3a1
  7. #dedfad

Tones

  1. #b9bb8a
  2. #b6b78e
  3. #b2b393
  4. #afaf97
  5. #abab9b
  6. #a7a79f
  7. #a3a3a3

Tints and Shades

#b9bb8a to White

  1. #b9bb8a
  2. #c5c69d
  3. #d1d1b0
  4. #dcdcc3
  5. #e8e8d7
  6. #f3f3eb
  7. #ffffff

#b9bb8a to Black

  1. #b9bb8a
  2. #979972
  3. #77785a
  4. #595944
  5. #3c3c2f
  6. #21211b
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. CIL

    1. ★ Serengeti Plain
      #b9bb88
      ΔE = 0.486
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ 90YY 48/255
      #babb88
      ΔE = 0.587
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Aloe Plant / 1202
      #b8ba87
      ΔE = 0.639
    2. Early Harvest / 1218
      #b9be82
      ΔE = 2.755
  4. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5563 - Aloe Plant
      #b8ba87
      ΔE = 0.639
    2. DE 5542 - Early Harvest
      #b9be82
      ΔE = 2.755
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 15-e5
      #b7b988
      ΔE = 0.733
    2. ★ 16-e5
      #b2b788
      ΔE = 1.947
  6. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Seeding D16
      #bcbd8c
      ΔE = 0.858
    2. ★ Dried Hydrangea D15
      #b8bb93
      ΔE = 2.242
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Laquered Leaf CL096
      #b9bd8d
      ΔE = 0.889
    2. ★ Hemlock Bud 17-23
      #babb84
      ΔE = 1.504
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5106
      #b7bd8a
      ΔE = 1.258
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Olive
      #b8bc86
      ΔE = 1.285
  10. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Baby Bok Choy - 9037
      #bbb98a
      ΔE = 1.286
  11. General Paint

    1. ★ Weeden / CL 1953D
      #b4ba8b
      ΔE = 1.444
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Limestone
      #bebd8f
      ΔE = 1.505
    2. ★ Khaki
      #c1be8a
      ΔE = 2.182
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Riverdale / T103-4
      #b9b98e
      ΔE = 1.579
    2. ★ Chinese Cabbage / T12 56.E9
      #b2bb89
      ΔE = 2.073
  14. Sico

    1. ★ 6138-42 Green Peridot
      #b4bb8d
      ΔE = 1.720
    2. ★ 6140-42 Spring Fern
      #bdb988
      ΔE = 1.777
  15. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7300-42 Green Peridot
      #b4bb8d
      ΔE = 1.720
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Serengeti Plain / 90YY 48/255
      #bcbb84
      ΔE = 1.753
  17. Sto

    1. ★ 31122
      #bbba90
      ΔE = 1.848
  18. Tollens

    1. ★ T2043-1
      #b7be91
      ΔE = 2.009
    2. ★ TF243-2
      #bec093
      ΔE = 2.159
  19. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-16-4 Willow Wisp
      #bdb887
      ΔE = 2.127
    2. 3-18-4 Paris Green
      #bac189
      ΔE = 2.649
  20. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Jungle Cane
      #bdbc93
      ΔE = 2.215
  21. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Jungle cane / 7793
      #bdbc93
      ΔE = 2.215
  22. Berger

    1. ★ Jungle cane / 7793
      #bdbc93
      ΔE = 2.215
  23. Resene

    1. ★ Pea Soup 10CW41
      #b9b880
      ΔE = 2.230
    2. Fawn Green G78-042-095
      #bcb88f
      ΔE = 2.574
  24. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Portsmouth Olive / KM3405-2
      #b7ba92
      ΔE = 2.247
    2. ★ Mossy Log / KM3413-2
      #b6b588
      ΔE = 2.251
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. 7720 - English Countryside
      #c0c191
      ΔE = 2.320
  26. Graham & Brown

    1. Nice Pear
      #b4bd86
      ΔE = 2.328
  27. Sikkens

    1. H2.20.70
      #c0c18d
      ΔE = 2.331
  28. Crown Paint

    1. Olive Tropics
      #c2bd8d
      ΔE = 2.419
  29. ICI Paints

    1. Woodbine 90YY 53/238
      #c1bb8b
      ΔE = 2.427
    2. 3713 Shy Blossom 10GY 54/238
      #b4be8f
      ΔE = 2.470
  30. Ford

    1. Light Green
      #b5ba92
      ΔE = 2.473
    2. Implement Gray Tractor
      #c1c094
      ΔE = 2.612
  31. Plascon

    1. Glime Y5-C1-4
      #b8c088
      ΔE = 2.559
  32. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.976 #120
      #bbb992
      ΔE = 2.624
  33. Dutch Boy

    1. Cultivation
      #bbc292
      ΔE = 2.659
  34. Benjamin Moore

    1. Georgian Green / HC-115
      #bab891
      ΔE = 2.674
  35. Diamond Vogel

    1. Rediscover / 0408
      #b8ba94
      ΔE = 2.677
  36. Colortrend

    1. 0408
      #b8ba94
      ΔE = 2.677
  37. Peintures MF

    1. Bonne volonté
      #babb95
      ΔE = 2.688
    2. Fiddletown
      #bebc96
      ΔE = 2.994
  38. Teknos

    1. GBI104
      #bfb886
      ΔE = 2.701
  39. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Ushabti Bone
      #bbbb7f
      ΔE = 2.761
  40. McCormick Paints

    1. 231 Rock Creek
      #b8be96
      ΔE = 2.789
    2. 230 Camden
      #bab68e
      ΔE = 2.951
  41. Chrysler

    1. Green
      #bcc187
      ΔE = 2.834
  42. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10608
      #beba80
      ΔE = 2.888
  43. Volkswagen

    1. Beryl Green
      #aeb987
      ΔE = 2.938
  44. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Spring Ahead / 7719
      #b1b381
      ΔE = 2.976

#b9bb8a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9bb8a foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #b9bb8a">…</p>

#b9bb8a background

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

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #b9bb8a">…</p>

#b9bb8a shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9bb8a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12172170
Binary
10111001, 10111011, 10001010
Hexadecimal
#b9bb8a
Closest short hex
#bb8 ΔE = 0.784
RGB
rgb(185, 187, 138)
RGBA
rgba(185, 187, 138, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.363, g: 0.367, b: 0.271
RYB
red: 0.541%, yellow: 0.733%, blue: 0.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4605046 / 0xffb9bb8a
HSL
hsl(62, 26%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(62, 26%%, 64%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 62° (62.449), saturation: 26% (0.262), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 62.449, saturation: 26.203%, perceived brightness: 71.164%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 87.866, S: 42.584, L: 74.629
Cubehelix
H: 58.894, S: 0.415, L: 0.710
TSL
T: 1.386, S: 0.060, L: 0.709
CMYK
cyan: 1% (0.011), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 26% (0.262), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 27% (0.267), yellow: 46% (0.459)
XYZ
X: 42.365, Y: 47.690, Z: 31.013
xyY
x: 0.350, y: 0.394, Y: 47.690
CIELab
L: 74.629, a: -8.704, b: 24.667
CIELuv
L: 74.629, u: 1.308, v: 35.091
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.629, C: 26.157, H: 109.437
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.629, C: 35.115, H: 87.866
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.058, a: -11.347, b: 21.714
CIECAM02
J: 66.774, C: 22.294, h: 106.458, Q: 160.996, M: 19.496, s: 34.799, H: 128.918
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.959, jaune: 3.779, green: 1.268
LMS
L: 46.497, M: 51.335, S: 31.274
YCbCr
Y: 171.317, Cb: 106.785, Cr: 130.601
YCgCo
Y: 174.250, Cg: 12.750, Co: 58.000
YDbDr
Y: 180.816, Db: -64.417, Dr: -7.967
YPbPr
Y: 183.046, Pb: -24.270, Pr: 1.254
xvYCC
Y: 173.204, Cb: 106.680, Cr: 129.102
YIQ
Y: 180.816, I: 14.550, Q: -15.669
YUV
Y: 180.816, U: -21.068, V: 3.670
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 7/4 ΔE = 3.417
Brand Color
Zerply ΔE = 10.134

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