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#bb9700 Hex Color Code

#bb9700 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bb9700 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bb9700 is comprised of 73.33% red, 59.22% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #bb9700 has a hue of 48° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 576.85 nm.

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  1. Rosemary and Garlic Lemon Vinaigrette
  2. yellow stone or sphere on a yellow canvas deforms a plane
  3. Mangrove warbler (Setophaga petechia aureola) male, Punta Cormorant, Floreana, Galapagos Islands

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#bb9700 linear gradient to complementary #0078bb

  1. #bb9700
  2. #ae9139
  3. #a08b57
  4. #8e8671
  5. #78818a
  6. #587ca2
  7. #0078bb

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9a7a00
  2. #a58400
  3. #b08d00
  4. #bb9700
  5. #c6a115
  6. #d1ab24
  7. #ddb530

Tones

  1. #bb9700
  2. #ad8d23
  3. #9e8334
  4. #8f7a41
  5. #80704c
  6. #706755
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#bb9700 to white

  1. #bb9700
  2. #caa73f
  3. #d8b866
  4. #e4c98c
  5. #eedbb2
  6. #f8edd8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#bb9700 to black

  1. #bb9700
  2. #9a7c0c
  3. #796211
  4. #5b4912
  5. #3e3211
  6. #231c0b
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2070-G90Y
      #c19600
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. S 2070-G80Y
      #b39b05
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Buddha Gold Y69-160-084
      #bc9b1b
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Lucky G68-141-092
      #ab9a1c
      ΔE = 4.552 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Harvest
      #b6930a
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. On the Terrace R132F
      #b59628
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10196
      #b29818
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. CF10195
      #b88d20
      ΔE = 4.381 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  5. Color Truck System

    1. 1*018 / 1*018
      #c19726
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  6. Peintures MF

    1. Faiseur d'or
      #c09628
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. Or de fantaisie
      #c89524
      ΔE = 4.328 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4590
      #c0982c
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. 4583
      #c1a52e
      ΔE = 5.080 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. 3566 Spring Buds 45YY 34/568
      #ba952e
      ΔE = 3.061 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. 3546 Angel Fern 40YY 38/643
      #c99a20
      ΔE = 3.645 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  9. Berger

    1. Golden Rattan / 7877
      #bc9b32
      ΔE = 3.080 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. End of the Rainbow / AC106
      #bf9334
      ΔE = 4.553 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  10. Vista Paint

    1. Golden Rattan
      #bc9b32
      ΔE = 3.080 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. End of the Rainbow
      #bf9334
      ΔE = 4.553 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  11. Scib Paints

    1. Golden Rattan / 7877
      #bc9b32
      ΔE = 3.080 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. End of the Rainbow / AC106
      #bf9334
      ΔE = 4.553 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. Goldsmith / CSP-960
      #bc911f
      ΔE = 3.178 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  13. Apple Barrel

    1. Golden Sunset / 21186
      #c89915
      ΔE = 3.186 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  14. Clark+Kensington

    1. Madagascar / 23C-7
      #ba9e2b
      ΔE = 3.192 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Golden Lentil / 21B-7
      #bc9534
      ΔE = 3.775 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. Yellow
      #b4942c
      ΔE = 3.212 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Yellow
      #c6a130
      ΔE = 4.346 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  16. FolkArt

    1. Golden Ochre / 4659
      #c09c31
      ΔE = 3.224 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. Natural Slates / NP BGG 1694 A
      #b4932a
      ΔE = 3.233 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Bronze Trophy / NP AC 2125 A
      #bd993b
      ΔE = 4.035 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. 457
      #ad940d
      ΔE = 3.306 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 104
      #a8960a
      ΔE = 4.614 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  19. Sikkens

    1. F6.50.60
      #c19c31
      ΔE = 3.306 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. F4.63.56
      #c79424
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  20. Plascon

    1. Golden Harvest Y2-C1-1
      #bc9834
      ΔE = 3.315 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Bag O Gold Y3-C1-1
      #b49c38
      ΔE = 4.233 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  21. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 52A Teton Gold
      #bf9e32
      ΔE = 3.482 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. 206
      #b6a22a
      ΔE = 4.814 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  22. Coronado Paint

    1. 7853 - The Open Range
      #ba9b37
      ΔE = 3.557 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  23. California Paints

    1. DE 5426 - Goddess
      #c69f26
      ΔE = 3.594 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. DE 5433 - Golden History
      #bb993a
      ΔE = 3.853 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  24. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Mustard Seed / 1409
      #c69f26
      ΔE = 3.594 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Golden History / 1245
      #bb993a
      ΔE = 3.853 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  25. TRUMATCH

    1. 11-a7
      #ad9800
      ΔE = 3.621 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 11-a6
      #baa400
      ΔE = 4.988 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  26. Caparol

    1. 24S / Umbra 24S
      #bc9c38
      ΔE = 3.693 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. 19/13
      #c49c38
      ΔE = 4.235 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  27. Tollens

    1. T2059-6
      #bc9534
      ΔE = 3.775 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. T2053-6
      #bfa141
      ΔE = 5.096 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  28. Bristol

    1. Hacienda / P171-C6
      #c49a32
      ΔE = 3.782 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  29. Taubmans

    1. Hacienda / T12 60.G7
      #c49a32
      ΔE = 3.782 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  30. Earthpaint

    1. 2-16-7 Parrot
      #b19b2b
      ΔE = 3.794 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. 2-14-7 Ever Gold
      #ca9b22
      ΔE = 3.894 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  31. RAL

    1. RAL 090 60 60
      #ad8f0f
      ΔE = 3.871 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. RAL 085 60 60
      #b68b13
      ΔE = 4.584 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  32. Duron

    1. Nankeen
      #bb9331
      ΔE = 3.873 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Auric
      #d09c12
      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  33. Porter Paints

    1. Pollination / 211-7
      #b8a029
      ΔE = 3.894 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  34. Glidden

    1. Pollination / PPG1215-7
      #b8a02a
      ΔE = 3.924 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  35. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Pollination / PPG1215-7
      #b8a02a
      ΔE = 3.924 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  36. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Crispy Gold - 6699
      #c49832
      ΔE = 3.999 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. High Strung - 6705
      #ac9825
      ΔE = 4.187 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  37. Nerolac

    1. Asparagus - 2007
      #b49f2a
      ΔE = 4.186 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  38. Devoe Paint

    1. Provincial Majesty / 30YY 33/613
      #c69320
      ΔE = 4.204 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. Angel Fern / 40YY 38/643
      #cfa11f
      ΔE = 5.153 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  39. Ford

    1. Anniversary Gold #2
      #b39c36
      ΔE = 4.230 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  40. Behr

    1. Leisure S-H-360
      #c39633
      ΔE = 4.285 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Brown Mustard 360D-7
      #bc8f2c
      ΔE = 4.737 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  41. Focoltone

    1. 1147
      #cc9600
      ΔE = 4.294 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 7038
      #a79700
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  42. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. Y42 Mustard
      #c4a22e
      ΔE = 4.312 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  43. Dupont

    1. CAS268
      #ac8d00
      ΔE = 4.336 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. CAS252
      #b78900
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  44. Levis

    1. Herontdekte Industrie
      #c89319
      ΔE = 4.351 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. Shady Yellow B80
      #b68d2c
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  45. Dulux

    1. 30YY 33/613
      #c89319
      ΔE = 4.351 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 40YY 38/643
      #cc9f28
      ΔE = 4.619 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  46. Albany Paint

    1. Peanut
      #c6952b
      ΔE = 4.358 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Sahara
      #c19c3d
      ΔE = 4.406 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  47. Brillux

    1. 03.15.21
      #af8d1d
      ΔE = 4.426 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. 96.18.18
      #a8951c
      ΔE = 4.677 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  48. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-13-7 Golden Glimmer
      #b29132
      ΔE = 4.428 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  49. Asian Paints

    1. Ripe Olive / 7877
      #ba9c40
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  50. Colortrend

    1. Curry
      #c79e37
      ΔE = 4.575 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. 0809
      #bf9f43
      ΔE = 5.026 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  51. Rodda Paint

    1. Curry H26
      #c79e37
      ΔE = 4.575 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  52. CIL

    1. Golden Ember
      #c89933
      ΔE = 4.651 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Angel Fern
      #cca220
      ΔE = 4.826 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  53. Sigma

    1. Yellow Ocre / S 2070-G90Y
      #c6a41f
      ΔE = 4.664 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Yellow Ocre / 1005
      #cf9b20
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  54. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 10 D 43 - Golden maize / Banana / Capricorn
      #c4a236
      ΔE = 4.685 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  55. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80012,X12
      #cda108
      ΔE = 4.710 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  56. Alcro

    1. Passion
      #bca400
      ΔE = 4.820 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  57. Ressource Peintures

    1. Winter Yellow / RSB36
      #a89424
      ΔE = 4.833 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  58. Kelly-Moore

    1. Golden Rattan / KM3488-5
      #bb9f43
      ΔE = 5.024 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  59. Diamond Vogel

    1. Hair Ribbon / 0809
      #bf9f43
      ΔE = 5.026 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  60. ECOS Paints

    1. Hair Ribbon (0809)
      #bf9f43
      ΔE = 5.026 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  61. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Far From Shy 16-15
      #a69511
      ΔE = 5.052 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Goldenberry 15-15
      #bca23d
      ΔE = 5.055 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  62. Dulux Australia

    1. Sun Dial / A196
      #c79636
      ΔE = 5.243 / LRV ≈ 34.2%

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#bb9700 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bb9700 foreground

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="color: #bb9700">…</p>

#bb9700 background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #bb9700">…</p>

#bb9700 shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bb9700">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12293888
Binary
10111011, 10010111, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#bb9700
LRV
≈ 32.7%
Closest short hex
#b90 ΔE = 0.757
RGB
rgb(187, 151, 0)
RGBA
rgba(187, 151, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.553, g: 0.447, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 17.483%, yellow: 73.333%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4483328 / 0xffbb9700
HSL
hsl(48, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(48, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 48° (48.449), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 48.449, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 60.550%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 64.969, S: 99.979, L: 63.917
Cubehelix
H: 46.758, S: 1.209, L: 0.569
TSL
T: 1.970, S: 0.332, L: 0.567
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 19% (0.193), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 31.562, Y: 32.700, Z: 4.649
xyY
x: 0.458, y: 0.475, Y: 32.700
CIELab
L: 63.917, a: 1.770, b: 67.884
CIELuv
L: 63.917, u: 31.320, v: 67.073
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.917, C: 67.907, H: 88.506
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.917, C: 74.025, H: 64.969
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.184, a: -1.551, b: 35.208
CIECAM02
J: 54.968, C: 57.657, h: 90.200, Q: 146.072, M: 50.420, s: 58.751, H: 100.385
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.769, jaune: 9.002, green: 0.055
LMS
L: 36.422, M: 33.330, S: 5.112
YCbCr
Y: 140.163, Cb: 56.383, Cr: 154.525
YCoCg
Y: 122.250, Cg: 28.750, Co: 93.500
YDbDr
Y: 144.550, Db: -217.483, Dr: -80.755
YPbPr
Y: 147.796, Pb: -79.640, Pr: 24.946
xvYCC
Y: 142.931, Cb: 58.042, Cr: 149.913
YIQ
Y: 144.550, I: 69.956, Q: -39.369
YUV
Y: 144.550, U: -71.131, V: 37.242
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 6/10 ΔE = 4.508
Brand Color
Amazon ΔE = 15.899

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