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#bb6909 Hex Color Code

#bb6909 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bb6909 is a medium dark shade of brown. In the RGB color model #bb6909 is comprised of 73.33% red, 41.18% green and 3.53% blue. In the HSL color space #bb6909 has a hue of 32° (degrees), 91% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 587.64 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#bb6909 linear gradient to complementary #007cc4

  1. #bb6909
  2. #b06c35
  3. #a46f53
  4. #947270
  5. #7e758b
  6. #5e79a7
  7. #007cc4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9f5200
  2. #a85a00
  3. #b26100
  4. #bb6909
  5. #c47115
  6. #ce791f
  7. #d78028

Tones

  1. #bb6909
  2. #ae6822
  3. #a16731
  4. #93663f
  5. #84654b
  6. #746357
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#bb6909 to white

  1. #bb6909
  2. #cb813a
  3. #da9961
  4. #e6b287
  5. #f1cbae
  6. #f9e5d6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#bb6909 to black

  1. #bb6909
  2. #9a570e
  3. #7a4610
  4. #5b3510
  5. #3e250e
  6. #231608
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 153
      #b86905
      ΔE = 0.810 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. ★ 7414
      #bd660a
      ΔE = 1.281 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 8-a5
      #ba6600
      ΔE = 0.955 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 8-a4
      #c66d00
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4604
      #ba6d1c
      ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. 4130
      #bc711f
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-Y20R
      #bd6819
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. S 3065-Y20R
      #bf6310
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  5. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Tau Light Ochre
      #bf6e1d
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Orchestra
      #c26e0e
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  7. Sikkens

    1. E4.60.50
      #bf701b
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. E6.63.47
      #b97114
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  8. Dupont

    1. CAS205
      #b16600
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  9. Resene

    1. Omega O59-120-065
      #b56519
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  10. Teknos

    1. LR900
      #b6701d
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  11. Color Profi System Uni

    1. 1*01*21.00 / 1*01*21.00
      #bd7001
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  12. Ford

    1. Yellow
      #c66e00
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  13. Flügger

    1. Lys Rav (U-606)
      #b67122
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  14. ICI Paints

    1. California Copper 00YY 23/557
      #bb7127
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 22.5%

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#bb6909 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bb6909 foreground

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #bb6909">…</p>

#bb6909 background

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="background-color: #bb6909">…</p>

#bb6909 shadow

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bb6909">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12282121
Binary
10111011, 01101001, 00001001
Hexadecimal
#bb6909
LRV
≈ 20.7%
Closest short hex
#b60 ΔE = 0.925
RGB
rgb(187, 105, 9)
RGBA
rgba(187, 105, 9, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.621, g: 0.349, b: 0.030
RYB
red: 63.154%, yellow: 73.333%, blue: 3.529%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4495095 / 0xffbb6909
HSL
hsl(32, 91%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(32, 91%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 32° (32.360), saturation: 95% (0.952), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 32.360, saturation: 95.187%, perceived brightness: 51.036%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 35.943, S: 98.457, L: 52.609
Cubehelix
H: 29.031, S: 1.025, L: 0.467
TSL
T: 2.633, S: 0.387, L: 0.465
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 44% (0.439), yellow: 95% (0.952), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 59% (0.588), yellow: 96% (0.965)
XYZ
X: 25.597, Y: 20.691, Z: 2.904
xyY
x: 0.520, y: 0.421, Y: 20.691
CIELab
L: 52.609, a: 27.159, b: 58.536
CIELuv
L: 52.609, u: 67.859, v: 49.200
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.609, C: 64.530, H: 65.110
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.609, C: 83.818, H: 35.943
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.487, a: 20.845, b: 28.055
CIECAM02
J: 43.922, C: 56.581, h: 62.167, Q: 130.572, M: 49.480, s: 61.558, H: 56.920
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.777, jaune: 7.634, green: -4.204
LMS
L: 27.174, M: 17.130, S: 3.214
YCbCr
Y: 117.861, Cb: 73.720, Cr: 170.814
YCgCo
Y: 101.500, Cg: 3.500, Co: 91.250
YDbDr
Y: 118.574, Db: -164.868, Dr: -130.138
YPbPr
Y: 115.554, Pb: -57.430, Pr: 45.416
xvYCC
Y: 115.240, Cb: 77.552, Cr: 167.895
YIQ
Y: 118.574, I: 79.690, Q: -12.530
YUV
Y: 118.574, U: -53.920, V: 60.031
Munsell Color System
7.5YR 5/10 ΔE = 3.215
Brand Color
Disqus (orange) ΔE = 8.926

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