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#b9c498 Hex Color Code

#b9c498 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9c498 is a medium light shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #b9c498 is comprised of 72.55% red, 76.86% green and 59.61% blue. In the HSL color space #b9c498 has a hue of 75° (degrees), 27% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 566.39 nm.

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#b9c498 linear gradient to complementary #9488d4

  1. #b9c498
  2. #b5baa3
  3. #b0b0ad
  4. #aaa6b7
  5. #a49cc1
  6. #9d92cb
  7. #9488d4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #959f75
  2. #a1ab80
  3. #adb88c
  4. #b9c498
  5. #c5d1a4
  6. #d2ddb0
  7. #dfeabd

Tones

  1. #b9c498
  2. #b7c09c
  3. #b6bda0
  4. #b4b9a3
  5. #b2b5a7
  6. #b0b2aa
  7. #aeaeae

Tints and Shades

#b9c498 to white

  1. #b9c498
  2. #c5cea9
  3. #d0d7ba
  4. #dce1cb
  5. #e8ebdc
  6. #f3f5ed
  7. #ffffff

#b9c498 to black

  1. #b9c498
  2. #97a07d
  3. #777e63
  4. #595d4a
  5. #3c3e32
  6. #21221c
  7. #000000

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#b9c498 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9c498 foreground

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="color: #b9c498">…</p>

#b9c498 background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #b9c498">…</p>

#b9c498 shadow

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9c498">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12174488
Binary
10111001, 11000100, 10011000
Hexadecimal
#b9c498
LRV
≈ 52.1%
Closest short hex
#bc9 ΔE = 3.076
RGB
rgb(185, 196, 152)
RGBA
rgba(185, 196, 152, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.347, g: 0.368, b: 0.285
RYB
red: 0.596%, yellow: 0.769%, blue: 0.639%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4602728 / 0xffb9c498
HSL
hsl(75, 27%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(75, 27%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 75° (75.000), saturation: 22% (0.224), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 75.000, saturation: 22.449%, perceived brightness: 73.802%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 97.827, S: 35.693, L: 77.317
Cubehelix
H: -290.262, S: 0.373, L: 0.737
TSL
T: 0.848, S: 0.050, L: 0.736
CMYK
cyan: 6% (0.056), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 22% (0.224), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 23% (0.231), yellow: 40% (0.404)
XYZ
X: 45.414, Y: 52.061, Z: 37.356
xyY
x: 0.337, y: 0.386, Y: 52.061
CIELab
L: 77.317, a: -11.340, b: 20.881
CIELuv
L: 77.317, u: -4.279, v: 31.131
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 77.317, C: 23.761, H: 118.505
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 77.317, C: 31.423, H: 97.827
Hunter-Lab
L: 72.153, a: -13.918, b: 19.811
CIECAM02
J: 69.862, C: 20.738, h: 116.563, Q: 164.676, M: 18.135, s: 33.185, H: 144.313
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.974, jaune: 3.228, green: 1.699
LMS
L: 49.579, M: 56.648, S: 37.580
YCbCr
Y: 177.225, Cb: 110.312, Cr: 126.295
YCgCo
Y: 182.250, Cg: 13.750, Co: 54.500
YDbDr
Y: 187.695, Db: -53.702, Dr: 5.115
YPbPr
Y: 190.489, Pb: -20.735, Pr: -3.476
xvYCC
Y: 179.596, Cb: 109.786, Cr: 124.947
YIQ
Y: 187.695, I: 7.583, Q: -16.016
YUV
Y: 187.695, U: -17.564, V: -2.365
Munsell Color System
7.5GY 8/4 ΔE = 5.372
Brand Color
Zerply ΔE = 8.339

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