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#bb9600 Hex Color Code

#bb9600 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bb9600 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bb9600 is comprised of 73.33% red, 58.82% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #bb9600 has a hue of 48° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 577.05 nm.

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#bb9600 linear gradient to complementary #0078bb

  1. #bb9600
  2. #ae9038
  3. #a08b56
  4. #8e8671
  5. #78818a
  6. #587ca2
  7. #0078bb

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9a7a00
  2. #a58300
  3. #b08c00
  4. #bb9600
  5. #c6a015
  6. #d1aa23
  7. #dcb42f

Tones

  1. #bb9600
  2. #ad8c23
  3. #9e8334
  4. #8f7941
  5. #80704b
  6. #706755
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#bb9600 to white

  1. #bb9600
  2. #caa63f
  3. #d8b766
  4. #e4c98c
  5. #efdab2
  6. #f8edd8
  7. #ffffff

#bb9600 to black

  1. #bb9600
  2. #9a7b0c
  3. #796211
  4. #5b4912
  5. #3e3211
  6. #231c0b
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Harvest
      #b6930a
      ΔE = 1.454 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. On the Terrace R132F
      #b59628
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2070-G90Y
      #c19600
      ΔE = 1.478 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 1245
      #bf940d
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. P 11-7 C
      #c09420
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Buddha Gold Y69-160-084
      #bc9b1b
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. ★ Sahara Y70-143-090
      #b79826
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  5. Sikkens

    1. G0.60.60
      #c09d08
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  6. Focoltone

    1. 1144
      #b88f00
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  7. Color Truck System

    1. 1*018 / 1*018
      #c19726
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10196
      #b29818
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  9. Peintures MF

    1. Faiseur d'or
      #c09628
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4590
      #c0982c
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. 4116
      #c0982e
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. Goldsmith / CSP-960
      #bc911f
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. 3566 Spring Buds 45YY 34/568
      #ba952e
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 32.1%

#bb9600 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bb9600 foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #bb9600">…</p>

#bb9600 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #bb9600">…</p>

#bb9600 shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bb9600">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12293632
Binary
10111011, 10010110, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#bb9600
LRV
≈ 32.4%
Closest short hex
#b90 ΔE = 1.135
RGB
rgb(187, 150, 0)
RGBA
rgba(187, 150, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.555, g: 0.445, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.181%, yellow: 0.733%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4483584 / 0xffbb9600
HSL
hsl(48, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(48, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 48° (48.128), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 48.128, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 60.325%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 64.314, S: 99.979, L: 63.655
Cubehelix
H: 46.442, S: 1.204, L: 0.567
TSL
T: 1.984, S: 0.333, L: 0.565
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 20% (0.198), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 41% (0.412), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 31.402, Y: 32.380, Z: 4.596
xyY
x: 0.459, y: 0.474, Y: 32.380
CIELab
L: 63.655, a: 2.312, b: 67.701
CIELuv
L: 63.655, u: 32.076, v: 66.690
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.655, C: 67.740, H: 88.044
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.655, C: 74.003, H: 64.314
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.903, a: -1.075, b: 35.043
CIECAM02
J: 54.699, C: 57.490, h: 89.674, Q: 145.713, M: 50.274, s: 58.738, H: 99.467
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.769, jaune: 8.974, green: -0.029
LMS
L: 36.175, M: 32.898, S: 5.054
YCbCr
Y: 139.659, Cb: 56.674, Cr: 154.893
YCgCo
Y: 121.750, Cg: 28.250, Co: 93.500
YDbDr
Y: 143.963, Db: -216.600, Dr: -81.871
YPbPr
Y: 147.081, Pb: -79.255, Pr: 25.400
xvYCC
Y: 142.317, Cb: 58.380, Cr: 150.312
YIQ
Y: 143.963, I: 70.231, Q: -38.846
YUV
Y: 143.963, U: -70.842, V: 37.757
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 6/10 ΔE = 4.508
Brand Color
Amazon ΔE = 15.592

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