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#bbb742 Hex Color Code

#bbb742 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bbb742 is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bbb742 is comprised of 73.33% red, 71.76% green and 25.88% blue. In the HSL color space #bbb742 has a hue of 58° (degrees), 48% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 571.18 nm.

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#bbb742 linear gradient to complementary #0066fd

  1. #bbb742
  2. #b4a868
  3. #aa9a88
  4. #9b8ca6
  5. #867ec3
  6. #6572e0
  7. #0066fd

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #97951d
  2. #a3a02a
  3. #afac36
  4. #bbb742
  5. #c7c34d
  6. #d4ce59
  7. #e0da64

Tones

  1. #bbb742
  2. #b2ad4f
  3. #a9a45a
  4. #9f9a65
  5. #95916e
  6. #8b8877
  7. #7f7f7f

Tints and Shades

#bbb742 to white

  1. #bbb742
  2. #c8c363
  3. #d5ce82
  4. #e1daa1
  5. #ece6c0
  6. #f6f3df
  7. #ffffff

#bbb742 to black

  1. #bbb742
  2. #999639
  3. #79762f
  4. #5a5726
  5. #3d3b1c
  6. #222012
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 166-16 U
      #bab743
      ΔE = 0.285 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. P 166-15 U
      #c1be49
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Billy T G78-112-094
      #c1b943
      ΔE = 1.403 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5577
      #b7b33e
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 4102
      #c0b236
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Gilded Pesto
      #bcbb40
      ΔE = 1.477 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. Swampwater
      #c4b853
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 400B-6 Japanese Fern
      #b5b544
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  6. Sto

    1. ★ 31100
      #bcbc46
      ΔE = 1.773 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-G70Y
      #b7b349
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. ★ S 2050-G70Y
      #b5b237
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 24/10
      #b8b850
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 13-c5
      #c3b84c
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 14-c4
      #c2be52
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  10. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Green Gourmet / 24D-5
      #bbb42f
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  11. Tollens

    1. ★ UC019 Vert Amazone
      #b5ba43
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Paradise Green 16-14
      #c0b436
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. Citronette 17-12
      #b3b230
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Parachute / PPG1218-5
      #beb755
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  14. Glidden

    1. Parachute / PPG1218-5
      #beb755
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  15. Dulux Australia

    1. Enigma / A217
      #bfbc35
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Golden Passionfruit / A229
      #b9bb31
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  16. Taubmans

    1. Jealous Eyes / T12 58.H3
      #b2b13b
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Snake Eyes / T12 58.H2
      #b6b428
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  17. Homebase

    1. Chartreuse
      #bdb958
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  18. General Paint

    1. Kitchen Garden / CL 1975A
      #bcb958
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  19. ICI Paints

    1. 3684 English Apple 90YY 48/500
      #b6b854
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. 3645 Paris Green 70YY 49/555
      #c7b847
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  20. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 2050-G70Y
      #c2bb56
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Natural Green / S 2060-G60Y
      #b1b043
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  21. Volkswagen

    1. Bali Yellow
      #c5b951
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pesto / 1330
      #c1b23e
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  23. California Paints

    1. DE 5474 - Pesto
      #c1b23e
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 13A Vivid Lime
      #c1be3a
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. 14A Citron Rind
      #c6ba3a
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  25. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Sporting Green / 7741
      #b0b631
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  26. Dupont

    1. CAS275
      #b7af46
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 41.2%

#bbb742 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bbb742 foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #bbb742">…</p>

#bbb742 background

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #bbb742">…</p>

#bbb742 shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bbb742">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12302146
Binary
10111011, 10110111, 01000010
Hexadecimal
#bbb742
LRV
≈ 44.8%
Closest short hex
#bb4 ΔE = 1.467
RGB
rgb(187, 183, 66)
RGBA
rgba(187, 183, 66, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.429, g: 0.420, b: 0.151
RYB
red: 0.275%, yellow: 0.733%, blue: 0.259%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4475070 / 0xffbbb742
HSL
hsl(58, 48%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(58, 48%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 58° (58.017), saturation: 65% (0.647), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 58.017, saturation: 64.706%, perceived brightness: 68.611%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 83.629, S: 85.951, L: 72.777
Cubehelix
H: 55.353, S: 0.953, L: 0.672
TSL
T: 1.563, S: 0.173, L: 0.670
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 2% (0.021), yellow: 65% (0.647), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 28% (0.282), yellow: 74% (0.741)
XYZ
X: 38.412, Y: 44.826, Z: 11.782
xyY
x: 0.404, y: 0.472, Y: 44.826
CIELab
L: 72.777, a: -12.993, b: 57.759
CIELuv
L: 72.777, u: 7.643, v: 68.454
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.777, C: 59.202, H: 102.678
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.777, C: 68.879, H: 83.629
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.952, a: -14.759, b: 36.433
CIECAM02
J: 64.569, C: 50.446, h: 103.346, Q: 158.316, M: 44.115, s: 52.787, H: 123.841
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.803, jaune: 8.221, green: 2.068
LMS
L: 45.492, M: 49.138, S: 12.311
YCbCr
Y: 162.759, Cb: 76.045, Cr: 138.063
YCgCo
Y: 154.750, Cg: 28.250, Co: 77.000
YDbDr
Y: 170.858, Db: -157.761, Dr: -30.721
YPbPr
Y: 175.428, Pb: -58.960, Pr: 7.382
xvYCC
Y: 166.662, Cb: 76.208, Cr: 134.485
YIQ
Y: 170.858, I: 39.971, Q: -35.557
YUV
Y: 170.858, U: -51.599, V: 14.161
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 7/8 ΔE = 2.505
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 7.991

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