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#b9c500 Hex Color Code

#b9c500 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9c500 is a medium dark shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #b9c500 is comprised of 72.55% red, 77.25% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #b9c500 has a hue of 64° (degrees), 100% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 568.68 nm.

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#b9c500 linear gradient to complementary #005ec5

  1. #b9c500
  2. #aeb244
  3. #a0a064
  4. #8f8e7f
  5. #797d97
  6. #596dae
  7. #005ec5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #92a100
  2. #9fad00
  3. #acb900
  4. #b9c500
  5. #c6d11e
  6. #d3de2f
  7. #e1ea3e

Tones

  1. #b9c500
  2. #acb42a
  3. #9ea33c
  4. #919249
  5. #828253
  6. #73725c
  7. #636363

Tints and Shades

#b9c500 to white

  1. #b9c500
  2. #c8ce47
  3. #d5d86f
  4. #e2e193
  5. #edebb7
  6. #f7f5db
  7. #ffffff

#b9c500 to black

  1. #b9c500
  2. #98a110
  3. #787f15
  4. #5a5e16
  5. #3d3f13
  6. #22220e
  7. #000000

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  1. Duron

    1. ★ Humorous Green
      #bdc500
      ΔE = 0.849 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 16-a1
      #b6c700
      ΔE = 1.025 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. 16-a2
      #aebe00
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Rio Grande G79-170-100
      #b7c61a
      ΔE = 1.071 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ Lime G78-153-101
      #b7c52c
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  4. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80304,XF4
      #b2c60f
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1070-G60Y
      #b2c417
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. S 1075-G60Y
      #aebf00
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  6. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Zippidy Doo Dah
      #b2c216
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  7. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Center Stage - 6920
      #b2c216
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Eccentric Lime / 2027-30
      #c0c529
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Bright Lime / 2025-10
      #b5cb01
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Denver Spring
      #c2c91c
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
  10. Disney

    1. ★ 4B-30 Alien Green
      #c3c728
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  11. Brillux

    1. ★ 90.15.12
      #bec832
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. 90.18.12
      #c2cb21
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  12. California Paints

    1. DE 5517 - Fluorescent Lime
      #bdc233
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Fluorescent Lime / 1283
      #bdc233
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  14. Sikkens

    1. G8.60.70
      #c3c20a
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  15. Focoltone

    1. 1166
      #b1ca00
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  16. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 1075-G60Y
      #c5c31e
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Natural Green / S 1070-G60Y
      #c5c532
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  17. Habitat

    1. Sprout
      #bdc239
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Springtide 17-11
      #c5c32b
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 51.1%

#b9c500 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9c500 foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #b9c500">…</p>

#b9c500 background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b9c500">…</p>

#b9c500 shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9c500">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12174592
Binary
10111001, 11000101, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#b9c500
LRV
≈ 50.2%
Closest short hex
#bc0 ΔE = 2.322
RGB
rgb(185, 197, 0)
RGBA
rgba(185, 197, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.484, g: 0.516, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.773%, blue: 0.047%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4602624 / 0xffb9c500
HSL
hsl(64, 100%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(64, 100%%, 39%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 64° (63.655), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 77% (0.773)
HSP
hue: 63.655, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 71.254%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 91.336, S: 99.979, L: 76.221
Cubehelix
H: 59.876, S: 1.552, L: 0.673
TSL
T: 1.336, S: 0.318, L: 0.670
CMYK
cyan: 6% (0.061), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 23% (0.227)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 23% (0.227), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 39.975, Y: 50.248, Z: 7.593
xyY
x: 0.409, y: 0.514, Y: 50.248
CIELab
L: 76.221, a: -22.887, b: 76.680
CIELuv
L: 76.221, u: -1.977, v: 84.767
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.221, C: 80.023, H: 106.619
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.221, C: 84.790, H: 91.336
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.886, a: -23.386, b: 43.269
CIECAM02
J: 68.271, C: 69.863, h: 109.593, Q: 162.790, M: 61.094, s: 61.261, H: 133.866
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.714, jaune: 10.280, green: 3.686
LMS
L: 49.647, M: 57.215, S: 8.270
YCbCr
Y: 162.833, Cb: 43.293, Cr: 136.719
YCgCo
Y: 144.750, Cg: 52.250, Co: 92.500
YDbDr
Y: 170.954, Db: -257.201, Dr: -26.753
YPbPr
Y: 180.260, Pb: -97.120, Pr: 3.062
xvYCC
Y: 170.812, Cb: 42.687, Cr: 130.690
YIQ
Y: 170.954, I: 56.140, Q: -63.831
YUV
Y: 170.954, U: -84.124, V: 12.322
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 8/10 ΔE = 4.257
Brand Color
Android ΔE = 6.377

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