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Pantone / PMS 373 U / #b9e972 Hex Color Code

#b9e972 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9e972 is a medium light shade of green. In the RGB color model #b9e972 is comprised of 72.55% red, 91.37% green and 44.71% blue. In the HSL color space #b9e972 has a hue of 84° (degrees), 73% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 562.24 nm.

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#b9e972 linear gradient to complementary #b55cff

  1. #b9e972
  2. #c1d48e
  3. #c5bea7
  4. #c6a7be
  5. #c390d4
  6. #be77ea
  7. #b55cff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8ebe4a
  2. #9ccc57
  3. #abdb65
  4. #b9e972
  5. #c7f880
  6. #d6ff8d
  7. #e5ff9b

Tones

  1. #b9e972
  2. #b9df7e
  3. #b8d588
  4. #b6cb92
  5. #b4c29c
  6. #b1b8a5
  7. #aeaeae

Tints and Shades

#b9e972 to white

  1. #b9e972
  2. #c6ed8a
  3. #d3f1a2
  4. #def4b9
  5. #eaf8d0
  6. #f5fce8
  7. #ffffff

#b9e972 to black

  1. #b9e972
  2. #98be5f
  3. #78954c
  4. #596d3a
  5. #3c4929
  6. #212718
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 68.4%
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      #c6e67a
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 70.0%
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      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 70.7%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 0550-G40Y
      #baea5e
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 70.1%
  5. Brillux

    1. 84.21.12
      #bae17a
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 65.7%

#b9e972 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9e972 foreground

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #b9e972">…</p>

#b9e972 background

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #b9e972">…</p>

#b9e972 shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9e972">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12183922
Binary
10111001, 11101001, 01110010
Hexadecimal
#b9e972
LRV
≈ 69.8%
Closest short hex
#be7 ΔE = 1.668
RGB
rgb(185, 233, 114)
RGBA
rgba(185, 233, 114, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.348, g: 0.438, b: 0.214
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.914%, blue: 0.635%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4593294 / 0xffb9e972
HSL
hsl(84, 73%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(84, 73%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 84° (84.202), saturation: 51% (0.511), value: 91% (0.914)
HSP
hue: 84.202, saturation: 51.073%, perceived brightness: 81.868%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 107.909, S: 72.563, L: 86.902
Cubehelix
H: -281.665, S: 1.225, L: 0.806
TSL
T: 0.465, S: 0.142, L: 0.804
CMYK
cyan: 21% (0.206), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 51% (0.511), key: 9% (0.086)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 9% (0.086), yellow: 55% (0.553)
XYZ
X: 52.183, Y: 69.806, Z: 26.641
xyY
x: 0.351, y: 0.470, Y: 69.806
CIELab
L: 86.902, a: -34.123, b: 52.326
CIELuv
L: 86.902, u: -23.528, v: 72.805
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 86.902, C: 62.469, H: 123.109
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 86.902, C: 76.513, H: 107.909
Hunter-Lab
L: 83.550, a: -34.726, b: 39.580
CIECAM02
J: 81.144, C: 53.817, h: 123.087, Q: 177.475, M: 47.062, s: 51.495, H: 153.452
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.808, jaune: 7.813, green: 4.966
LMS
L: 63.902, M: 81.942, S: 27.305
YCbCr
Y: 192.149, Cb: 82.863, Cr: 115.377
YCgCo
Y: 191.250, Cg: 41.750, Co: 64.000
YDbDr
Y: 205.082, Db: -137.027, Dr: 38.161
YPbPr
Y: 214.208, Pb: -53.980, Pr: -18.526
xvYCC
Y: 199.967, Cb: 80.582, Cr: 111.726
YIQ
Y: 205.082, I: 9.636, Q: -47.175
YUV
Y: 205.082, U: -44.819, V: -17.619
Munsell Color System
7.5GY 8/8 ΔE = 5.786
Brand Color
Zerply ΔE = 11.596

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