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#bb981d Hex Color Code

#bb981d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bb981d is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bb981d is comprised of 73.33% red, 59.61% green and 11.37% blue. In the HSL color space #bb981d has a hue of 47° (degrees), 73% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 576.85 nm.

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#bb981d linear gradient to complementary #008ad8

  1. #bb981d
  2. #b19547
  3. #a59266
  4. #959083
  5. #7f8da0
  6. #5f8bbc
  7. #008ad8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9a7b00
  2. #a58500
  3. #b08e0e
  4. #bb981d
  5. #c6a229
  6. #d1ac34
  7. #dcb63f

Tones

  1. #bb981d
  2. #af9031
  3. #a38940
  4. #97814d
  5. #897a58
  6. #7b7362
  7. #6c6c6c

Tints and Shades

#bb981d to white

  1. #bb981d
  2. #caa849
  3. #d7b96e
  4. #e3ca91
  5. #eedbb5
  6. #f7edda
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#bb981d to black

  1. #bb981d
  2. #9a7d1d
  3. #79631b
  4. #5b4a18
  5. #3d3214
  6. #221c0d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Buddha Gold Y69-160-084
      #bc9b1b
      ΔE = 1.142 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Lucky G68-141-092
      #ab9a1c
      ΔE = 4.422 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  2. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Golden Rattan / 7877
      #bc9b32
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. End of the Rainbow / AC106
      #bf9334
      ΔE = 3.838 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Golden Rattan / 7877
      #bc9b32
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. End of the Rainbow / AC106
      #bf9334
      ΔE = 3.838 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Golden Rattan
      #bc9b32
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. End of the Rainbow
      #bf9334
      ΔE = 3.838 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  5. Color Truck System

    1. ★ 1*018 / 1*018
      #c19726
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3566 Spring Buds 45YY 34/568
      #ba952e
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. 3546 Angel Fern 40YY 38/643
      #c99a20
      ΔE = 3.338 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  7. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Faiseur d'or
      #c09628
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. Patterson
      #c1922d
      ΔE = 3.925 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  8. Plascon

    1. ★ Golden Harvest Y2-C1-1
      #bc9834
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Bag O Gold Y3-C1-1
      #b49c38
      ΔE = 3.310 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10196
      #b29818
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. CF10195
      #b88d20
      ΔE = 4.170 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  10. Coronado Paint

    1. 7853 - The Open Range
      #ba9b37
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  11. Clark+Kensington

    1. Madagascar / 23C-7
      #ba9e2b
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Golden Lentil / 21B-7
      #bc9534
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 52A Teton Gold
      #bf9e32
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. 53A Citrina
      #b7a437
      ΔE = 5.068 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. Natural Slates / NP BGG 1694 A
      #b4932a
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Bronze Trophy / NP AC 2125 A
      #bd993b
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  14. Tollens

    1. T2059-6
      #bc9534
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. T2053-6
      #bfa141
      ΔE = 4.093 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. Goldsmith / CSP-960
      #bc911f
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Spice Market / CSP-925
      #bda447
      ΔE = 5.220 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  16. Taubmans

    1. Hacienda / T12 60.G7
      #c49a32
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Golden Field / T10 3F-2
      #c99635
      ΔE = 4.924 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  17. Bristol

    1. Hacienda / P171-C6
      #c49a32
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  18. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Mustard Seed / 1409
      #c69f26
      ΔE = 3.069 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Pickle Juice / 1250
      #bba528
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  19. California Paints

    1. DE 5426 - Goddess
      #c69f26
      ΔE = 3.069 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Gable Green
      #ad9b41
      ΔE = 5.034 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2070-G80Y
      #b39b05
      ΔE = 3.093 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. S 3030-G90Y
      #b2974a
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  21. Caparol

    1. Limba 1
      #b89c3c
      ΔE = 3.100 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 60 50 80 / Palazzo 305
      #d0a030
      ΔE = 5.243 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  22. Duron

    1. Nankeen
      #bb9331
      ΔE = 3.100 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Auric
      #d09c12
      ΔE = 4.922 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  23. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Crispy Gold - 6699
      #c49832
      ΔE = 3.195 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. High Strung - 6705
      #ac9825
      ΔE = 3.833 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  24. Earthpaint

    1. 2-16-7 Parrot
      #b19b2b
      ΔE = 3.196 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. 2-14-7 Ever Gold
      #ca9b22
      ΔE = 3.553 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  25. Albany Paint

    1. Sahara
      #c19c3d
      ΔE = 3.339 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Peanut
      #c6952b
      ΔE = 3.855 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  26. Porter Paints

    1. Pollination / 211-7
      #b8a029
      ΔE = 3.348 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Golden Field / 212-7
      #c49e43
      ΔE = 4.296 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  27. Ford

    1. Anniversary Gold #2
      #b39c36
      ΔE = 3.374 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. Bright Gold Bronze
      #c49c48
      ΔE = 4.938 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  28. Asian Paints

    1. Ripe Olive / 7877
      #ba9c40
      ΔE = 3.378 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Ochre Shadow / X106
      #bc9341
      ΔE = 4.912 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  29. Pantone / PMS

    1. 457
      #ad940d
      ΔE = 3.430 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 104
      #a8960a
      ΔE = 4.751 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  30. Behr

    1. Leisure S-H-360
      #c39633
      ΔE = 3.528 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Brown Mustard 360D-7
      #bc8f2c
      ΔE = 4.275 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  31. GM / General Motors

    1. Yellow
      #c6a130
      ΔE = 3.641 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Yellow
      #b6a430
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  32. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. Y42 Mustard
      #c4a22e
      ΔE = 3.659 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  33. Rodda Paint

    1. Curry H26
      #c79e37
      ΔE = 3.723 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Gable Green H29
      #b49a4d
      ΔE = 5.133 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  34. Colortrend

    1. Curry
      #c79e37
      ΔE = 3.723 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Gable Green
      #b49a4d
      ΔE = 5.133 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  35. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-13-7 Golden Glimmer
      #b29132
      ΔE = 3.766 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. 3-11-6 Golden Straw Hat
      #c19947
      ΔE = 4.813 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  36. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 10 D 43 - Golden maize / Banana / Capricorn
      #c4a236
      ΔE = 3.874 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  37. CIL

    1. Golden Ember
      #c89933
      ΔE = 3.954 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Angel Fern
      #cca220
      ΔE = 4.575 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  38. Diamond Vogel

    1. Hair Ribbon / 0809
      #bf9f43
      ΔE = 3.959 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  39. RAL

    1. RAL 090 60 60
      #ad8f0f
      ΔE = 3.961 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. RAL 085 60 60
      #b68b13
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  40. Kelly-Moore

    1. Golden Rattan / KM3488-5
      #bb9f43
      ΔE = 3.970 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. End of the Rainbow / AC207-5
      #bc923c
      ΔE = 4.633 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  41. Devoe Paint

    1. Provincial Majesty / 30YY 33/613
      #c69320
      ΔE = 3.976 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. Golden Ember / 30YY 36/572
      #cb9931
      ΔE = 4.509 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  42. Sikkens

    1. F4.63.56
      #c79424
      ΔE = 4.038 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. F2.50.60
      #ca9635
      ΔE = 5.141 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  43. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Goldenberry 15-15
      #bca23d
      ΔE = 4.152 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Far From Shy 16-15
      #a69511
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  44. Brillux

    1. 03.15.21
      #af8d1d
      ΔE = 4.279 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. 96.18.18
      #a8951c
      ΔE = 4.559 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  45. Levis

    1. Herontdekte Industrie
      #c89319
      ΔE = 4.284 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. Shady Yellow B80
      #b68d2c
      ΔE = 4.631 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  46. Glidden

    1. Golden Field / PPG1107-7
      #c39e44
      ΔE = 4.286 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Mustard Seed
      #bd9442
      ΔE = 4.845 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  47. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Golden Field / PPG1107-7
      #c39e44
      ΔE = 4.286 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Midas Touch 213-7
      #cc9836
      ΔE = 5.235 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  48. Sigma

    1. Yellow Ocre / S 2070-G90Y
      #c6a41f
      ΔE = 4.418 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Natural Green / S 2070-G80Y
      #bfa51d
      ΔE = 4.738 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  49. Crown Diamond

    1. 7274-64 Summer Romance
      #c69e42
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. 7271-64 Queen Olive
      #b29547
      ΔE = 4.997 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  50. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4583
      #c1a52e
      ΔE = 4.543 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. 4536
      #cda232
      ΔE = 4.896 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  51. Focoltone

    1. 1147
      #cc9600
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 7038
      #a79700
      ΔE = 5.196 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  52. Valspar Paint

    1. Amber Sienna
      #caa139
      ΔE = 4.557 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. Praline Cake
      #af903d
      ΔE = 5.152 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  53. Wattyl

    1. Bongo Kelp / B49W
      #bd9542
      ΔE = 4.576 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Wattle Blossom / B38W
      #cca13b
      ΔE = 4.997 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  54. Dulux Australia

    1. Sun Dial / A196
      #c79636
      ΔE = 4.582 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Creed / A208
      #c1a04a
      ΔE = 4.843 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  55. Dupont

    1. CAS268
      #ac8d00
      ΔE = 4.592 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  56. Cloverdale Paint

    1. The Open Range / 7853
      #c0a43f
      ΔE = 4.675 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  57. Nerolac

    1. Royale Gold - 4016
      #bc923d
      ΔE = 4.746 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Gold Finger Rings - 4009
      #b49a4a
      ΔE = 4.786 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  58. TRUMATCH

    1. 12-a7
      #ae9d00
      ΔE = 4.750 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. 9-a6
      #b79c4c
      ΔE = 4.836 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  59. Sto

    1. 31340
      #c6a045
      ΔE = 4.791 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. 31241
      #af9c46
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  60. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80012,X12
      #cda108
      ΔE = 4.812 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  61. Humbrol

    1. 83 Ochre
      #cc9933 / #c93
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  62. Dulux

    1. 30YY 36/572
      #ca9837
      ΔE = 4.866 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. 40YY 34/446
      #b9974b
      ΔE = 5.085 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  63. General Paint

    1. Alvernia / CL 1896N
      #bb9444
      ΔE = 4.924 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Muddle / CLV 1126N
      #c09035
      ΔE = 5.105 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  64. Colorhouse

    1. Beeswax .06
      #b29445
      ΔE = 4.934 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  65. Sico

    1. 6098-74 Lemon Tree
      #c9a042
      ΔE = 4.939 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. 6102-64 Queen Olive
      #b29547
      ΔE = 4.997 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  66. New Look

    1. Spectacular / G31-10
      #cca239
      ΔE = 4.985 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  67. Alcro

    1. Passion
      #bca400
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  68. Laura Ashley

    1. 906 Pale Cowslip 6
      #ca9839
      ΔE = 5.029 / LRV ≈ 35.3%

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#bb981d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bb981d foreground

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

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #bb981d">…</p>

#bb981d background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #bb981d">…</p>

#bb981d shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bb981d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12294173
Binary
10111011, 10011000, 00011101
Hexadecimal
#bb981d
LRV
≈ 33.1%
Closest short hex
#b92 ΔE = 0.471
RGB
rgb(187, 152, 29)
RGBA
rgba(187, 152, 29, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.508, g: 0.413, b: 0.079
RYB
red: 29.004%, yellow: 73.333%, blue: 11.373%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4483043 / 0xffbb981d
HSL
hsl(47, 73%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(47, 73%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 47° (46.709), saturation: 84% (0.845), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 46.709, saturation: 84.492%, perceived brightness: 60.896%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 64.952, S: 95.658, L: 64.252
Cubehelix
H: 45.027, S: 1.016, L: 0.584
TSL
T: 2.045, S: 0.258, L: 0.582
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 19% (0.187), yellow: 84% (0.845), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 40% (0.404), yellow: 89% (0.886)
XYZ
X: 31.945, Y: 33.112, Z: 5.871
xyY
x: 0.450, y: 0.467, Y: 33.112
CIELab
L: 64.252, a: 1.726, b: 62.807
CIELuv
L: 64.252, u: 30.145, v: 64.506
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.252, C: 62.831, H: 88.426
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.252, C: 71.203, H: 64.952
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.543, a: -1.605, b: 34.231
CIECAM02
J: 55.350, C: 53.129, h: 89.317, Q: 146.578, M: 46.461, s: 56.300, H: 98.884
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.788, jaune: 8.526, green: -0.013
LMS
L: 36.681, M: 33.767, S: 6.320
YCbCr
Y: 143.509, Cb: 68.823, Cr: 152.098
YCoCg
Y: 130.000, Cg: 22.000, Co: 86.250
YDbDr
Y: 148.443, Db: -179.709, Dr: -73.346
YPbPr
Y: 150.599, Pb: -65.525, Pr: 23.158
xvYCC
Y: 145.338, Cb: 70.441, Cr: 148.343
YIQ
Y: 148.443, I: 60.365, Q: -30.869
YUV
Y: 148.443, U: -58.776, V: 33.826
Munsell Color System
5Y 6/8 ΔE = 4.506
Brand Color
Amazon ΔE = 15.484

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