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#bb8900 Hex Color Code

#bb8900 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bb8900 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bb8900 is comprised of 73.33% red, 53.73% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #bb8900 has a hue of 44° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 579.77 nm.

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#bb8900 linear gradient to complementary #0073bb

  1. #bb8900
  2. #af8536
  3. #a08054
  4. #8f7d6f
  5. #797988
  6. #5976a2
  7. #0073bb

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9c6e00
  2. #a67700
  3. #b18000
  4. #bb8900
  5. #c69213
  6. #d09b20
  7. #dba52c

Tones

  1. #bb8900
  2. #ad8221
  3. #9f7a32
  4. #90733f
  5. #806c4a
  6. #706554
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#bb8900 to white

  1. #bb8900
  2. #ca9b3c
  3. #d8ae64
  4. #e4c28a
  5. #efd6b0
  6. #f8ead7
  7. #ffffff

#bb8900 to black

  1. #bb8900
  2. #9a710b
  3. #7a5a10
  4. #5b4311
  5. #3e2e10
  6. #231a0a
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS252
      #b78900
      ΔE = 0.994 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. CAS236
      #c28500
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7551 XGC
      #ba8600
      ΔE = 1.093 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. ★ P 15-8 C
      #bc891d
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2338
      #b88d00
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. 1144
      #b88f00
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10195
      #b88d20
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. ★ CF10181
      #be850f
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  5. Sikkens

    1. F6.55.54
      #b58b22
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. F2.50.55
      #bf8d2b
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. Butternut
      #ba8f1e
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  7. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 08 D 43 - Yellow
      #c3870d
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  8. CIL

    1. Golden Harvest
      #c28a1f
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. Retro Gold Shag
      #c48919
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  10. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Auric - 6692
      #c48919
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. Goldsmith / CSP-960
      #bc911f
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  12. Behr

    1. 360D-7 Brown Mustard
      #b6882a
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 27.7%

#bb8900 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bb8900 foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #bb8900">…</p>

#bb8900 background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #bb8900">…</p>

#bb8900 shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bb8900">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12290304
Binary
10111011, 10001001, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#bb8900
LRV
≈ 28.5%
Closest short hex
#b80 ΔE = 0.383
RGB
rgb(187, 137, 0)
RGBA
rgba(187, 137, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.577, g: 0.423, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.268%, yellow: 0.733%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4486912 / 0xffbb8900
HSL
hsl(44, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(44, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 44° (43.957), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 43.957, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 57.466%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 55.709, S: 99.979, L: 60.301
Cubehelix
H: 42.187, S: 1.150, L: 0.537
TSL
T: 2.165, S: 0.348, L: 0.535
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 27% (0.267), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 46% (0.463), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 29.441, Y: 28.459, Z: 3.942
xyY
x: 0.476, y: 0.460, Y: 28.459
CIELab
L: 60.301, a: 9.424, b: 65.387
CIELuv
L: 60.301, u: 42.109, v: 61.750
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.301, C: 66.063, H: 81.799
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.301, C: 74.741, H: 55.709
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.347, a: 5.156, b: 32.961
CIECAM02
J: 51.301, C: 55.902, h: 82.442, Q: 141.114, M: 48.885, s: 58.858, H: 87.823
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.776, jaune: 8.623, green: -1.153
LMS
L: 33.160, M: 27.617, S: 4.352
YCbCr
Y: 133.107, Cb: 60.457, Cr: 159.677
YCgCo
Y: 115.250, Cg: 21.750, Co: 93.500
YDbDr
Y: 136.332, Db: -205.121, Dr: -96.379
YPbPr
Y: 137.786, Pb: -74.250, Pr: 31.302
xvYCC
Y: 134.334, Cb: 62.776, Cr: 155.497
YIQ
Y: 136.332, I: 73.799, Q: -32.053
YUV
Y: 136.332, U: -67.087, V: 44.451
Munsell Color System
2.5Y 6/10 ΔE = 0.720
Brand Color
Amazon ΔE = 11.949

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