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#b9c900 Hex Color Code

#b9c900 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9c900 is a medium dark shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #b9c900 is comprised of 72.55% red, 78.82% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #b9c900 has a hue of 65° (degrees), 100% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 568.13 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#b9c900 linear gradient to complementary #005dc9

  1. #b9c900
  2. #aeb546
  3. #a1a266
  4. #909081
  5. #7a7e9a
  6. #5a6db2
  7. #005dc9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #92a400
  2. #9fb000
  3. #acbd00
  4. #b9c900
  5. #c6d61e
  6. #d4e230
  7. #e1ef40

Tones

  1. #b9c900
  2. #acb72b
  3. #9fa63d
  4. #92954a
  5. #848555
  6. #75755d
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#b9c900 to white

  1. #b9c900
  2. #c8d247
  3. #d5db6f
  4. #e2e394
  5. #ededb7
  6. #f7f6db
  7. #ffffff

#b9c900 to black

  1. #b9c900
  2. #98a410
  3. #788115
  4. #5a5f16
  5. #3d4014
  6. #22220e
  7. #000000

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 16-a1
      #b6c700
      ΔE = 0.820 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. 15-a1
      #c6cd00
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3570 CP
      #bdca00
      ΔE = 0.829 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
    2. ★ P 160-8 C
      #b3c50e
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bright Lime / 2025-10
      #b5cb01
      ΔE = 1.170 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. Yew Green / 2025-20
      #c4d001
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 56.9%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Rio Grande G79-170-100
      #b7c61a
      ΔE = 1.312 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ Lime G78-153-101
      #b7c52c
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  5. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80304,XF4
      #b2c60f
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  6. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1166
      #b1ca00
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. ★ 3482
      #bdcf00
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Humorous Green
      #bdc500
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Denver Spring
      #c2c91c
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
    2. ★ Asparagus
      #bccf24
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
  9. Brillux

    1. ★ 90.18.12
      #c2cb21
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
    2. ★ 90.15.12
      #bec832
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1070-G60Y
      #b2c417
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. S 1060-G60Y
      #bfd030
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
  11. Disney

    1. 4B-30 Alien Green
      #c3c728
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  12. Dutch Boy

    1. Zippidy Doo Dah
      #b2c216
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Center Stage - 6920
      #b2c216
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  14. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 0-008 - Chartreuse
      #c7cc28
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  15. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. G46 Citronella
      #bfc93e
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 53.2%

#b9c900 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9c900 foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #b9c900">…</p>

#b9c900 background

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b9c900">…</p>

#b9c900 shadow

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9c900">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12175616
Binary
10111001, 11001001, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#b9c900
LRV
≈ 52.1%
Closest short hex
#bc0 ΔE = 1.014
RGB
rgb(185, 201, 0)
RGBA
rgba(185, 201, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.479, g: 0.521, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.788%, blue: 0.063%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4601600 / 0xffb9c900
HSL
hsl(65, 100%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(65, 100%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 65° (64.776), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 64.776, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 72.256%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 92.975, S: 99.979, L: 77.334
Cubehelix
H: -299.198, S: 1.598, L: 0.683
TSL
T: 1.289, S: 0.319, L: 0.680
CMYK
cyan: 8% (0.080), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 21% (0.212), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 40.896, Y: 52.088, Z: 7.900
xyY
x: 0.405, y: 0.516, Y: 52.088
CIELab
L: 77.334, a: -24.830, b: 77.504
CIELuv
L: 77.334, u: -4.486, v: 86.306
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 77.334, C: 81.385, H: 107.764
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 77.334, C: 86.422, H: 92.975
Hunter-Lab
L: 72.172, a: -25.156, b: 44.031
CIECAM02
J: 69.544, C: 71.146, h: 110.736, Q: 164.301, M: 62.216, s: 61.536, H: 135.632
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.708, jaune: 10.396, green: 3.960
LMS
L: 51.062, M: 59.694, S: 8.600
YCbCr
Y: 164.849, Cb: 42.129, Cr: 135.247
YCgCo
Y: 146.750, Cg: 54.250, Co: 92.500
YDbDr
Y: 173.302, Db: -260.733, Dr: -22.289
YPbPr
Y: 183.120, Pb: -98.660, Pr: 1.246
xvYCC
Y: 173.268, Cb: 41.334, Cr: 129.095
YIQ
Y: 173.302, I: 55.042, Q: -65.921
YUV
Y: 173.302, U: -85.280, V: 10.262
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 8/10 ΔE = 3.865
Brand Color
Android ΔE = 6.196

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