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#bb9500 Hex Color Code

#bb9500 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bb9500 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bb9500 is comprised of 73.33% red, 58.43% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #bb9500 has a hue of 48° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 577.25 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#bb9500 linear gradient to complementary #0077bb

  1. #bb9500
  2. #ae8f38
  3. #a08a56
  4. #8e8471
  5. #78808a
  6. #587ba2
  7. #0077bb

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9a7900
  2. #a58200
  3. #b08b00
  4. #bb9500
  5. #c69f15
  6. #d1a923
  7. #dcb22f

Tones

  1. #bb9500
  2. #ad8b23
  3. #9e8234
  4. #8f7941
  5. #80704b
  6. #706755
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#bb9500 to white

  1. #bb9500
  2. #caa63e
  3. #d8b766
  4. #e4c88c
  5. #efdab2
  6. #f8ecd8
  7. #ffffff

#bb9500 to black

  1. #bb9500
  2. #9a7a0c
  3. #796111
  4. #5b4812
  5. #3e3110
  6. #231c0b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Harvest
      #b6930a
      ΔE = 1.283 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. On the Terrace R132F
      #b59628
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 1245
      #bf940d
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. P 11-7 C
      #c09420
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2070-G90Y
      #c19600
      ΔE = 1.397 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  4. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1144
      #b88f00
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. 2338
      #b88d00
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Wazzup Y69-142-082
      #bc9425
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Sahara Y70-143-090
      #b79826
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  6. Color Truck System

    1. 1*018 / 1*018
      #c19726
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  7. Benjamin Moore

    1. Goldsmith / CSP-960
      #bc911f
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  8. Peintures MF

    1. Faiseur d'or
      #c09628
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4590
      #c0982c
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. 4116
      #c0982e
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  10. Sikkens

    1. G0.60.60
      #c09d08
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  11. ICI Paints

    1. 3566 Spring Buds 45YY 34/568
      #ba952e
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10196
      #b29818
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. Natural Slates / NP BGG 1694 A
      #b4932a
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 30.7%

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#bb9500 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bb9500 foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #bb9500">…</p>

#bb9500 background

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="background-color: #bb9500">…</p>

#bb9500 shadow

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bb9500">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12293376
Binary
10111011, 10010101, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#bb9500
LRV
≈ 32.1%
Closest short hex
#b91 ΔE = 1.510
RGB
rgb(187, 149, 0)
RGBA
rgba(187, 149, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.557, g: 0.443, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.187%, yellow: 0.733%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4483840 / 0xffbb9500
HSL
hsl(48, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(48, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 48° (47.807), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 47.807, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 60.101%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 63.657, S: 99.979, L: 63.394
Cubehelix
H: 46.125, S: 1.200, L: 0.565
TSL
T: 1.998, S: 0.334, L: 0.562
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 20% (0.203), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 42% (0.416), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 31.243, Y: 32.062, Z: 4.543
xyY
x: 0.460, y: 0.473, Y: 32.062
CIELab
L: 63.394, a: 2.855, b: 67.518
CIELuv
L: 63.394, u: 32.833, v: 66.308
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.394, C: 67.579, H: 87.578
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.394, C: 73.992, H: 63.657
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.623, a: -0.599, b: 34.879
CIECAM02
J: 54.430, C: 57.328, h: 89.144, Q: 145.355, M: 50.133, s: 58.728, H: 98.601
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.770, jaune: 8.947, green: -0.113
LMS
L: 35.931, M: 32.470, S: 4.997
YCbCr
Y: 139.155, Cb: 56.965, Cr: 155.261
YCgCo
Y: 121.250, Cg: 27.750, Co: 93.500
YDbDr
Y: 143.376, Db: -215.717, Dr: -82.987
YPbPr
Y: 146.366, Pb: -78.870, Pr: 25.854
xvYCC
Y: 141.703, Cb: 58.718, Cr: 150.711
YIQ
Y: 143.376, I: 70.505, Q: -38.324
YUV
Y: 143.376, U: -70.553, V: 38.271
Munsell Color System
5Y 6/8 ΔE = 4.394
Brand Color
Amazon ΔE = 15.287

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