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#bbbb9f Hex Color Code

#bbbb9f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bbbb9f is a medium light shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #bbbb9f is comprised of 73.33% red, 73.33% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #bbbb9f has a hue of 60° (degrees), 17% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.47 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#bbbb9f linear gradient to complementary #989bc2

  1. #bbbb9f
  2. #b6b6a5
  3. #b1b0ab
  4. #ababb1
  5. #a5a5b7
  6. #9fa0bc
  7. #989bc2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #98987d
  2. #a3a388
  3. #afaf93
  4. #bbbb9f
  5. #c7c7ab
  6. #d3d3b7
  7. #e0e0c3

Tints and Shades

#bbbb9f to white

  1. #bbbb9f
  2. #c6c6ae
  3. #d1d1be
  4. #ddddce
  5. #e8e8de
  6. #f4f3ee
  7. #ffffff

#bbbb9f to black

  1. #bbbb9f
  2. #999983
  3. #787867
  4. #59594d
  5. #3c3c34
  6. #21211d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3686 Woodland Mystery 90YY 52/138
      #bbba9e
      ΔE = 0.431 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. Pale Moss 70YY 52/150
      #c1ba9a
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-17-3 Pistachio
      #bdbc9f
      ΔE = 0.617 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. 5-18-3 Brookside Moss
      #b5bba4
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ H2.10.70
      #bdbea3
      ΔE = 1.144 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. J0.10.70
      #b8bea5
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ Garden Lattice PPF-24
      #bab89d
      ΔE = 1.158 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. ★ Dried Thyme ICC-57
      #b6b79c
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ Pampa 6
      #bcbc9c
      ΔE = 1.294 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Lava 14
      #c4c0a8
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  6. Sto

    1. ★ 36422
      #babc9c
      ΔE = 1.398 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. 36433
      #b2b99d
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Melon Green 18-28
      #bdbfa3
      ΔE = 1.454 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. ★ Russell House Green Medium CW521
      #c0bd9e
      ΔE = 1.622 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  8. Bristol

    1. ★ Spun Green / P210-N4
      #bfbc9d
      ΔE = 1.458 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Snow Olive / P209-N3
      #c3bea7
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  9. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6249 - Trinity Islands
      #b9b79b
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. DE 5535 - Light Pine
      #bcc09e
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Trinity Islands / 1216
      #b9b79b
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Light Pine / 1269
      #bcc09e
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  11. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Vert De Terre / 234
      #bbbe9f
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Mizzle / 266
      #bfc2a7
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  12. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 7032 / Pebble grey
      #b8b799
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  13. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2210
      #bab79a
      ΔE = 1.623 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ Celtic Forest 3
      #c1bea2
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. ★ Crushed Aloe / 90YY 52/138
      #c1c0a4
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Tree Moss / 508
      #b9b9a2
      ΔE = 1.698 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. Plantation / CSP-820
      #c3bfa0
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  16. Chrysler

    1. ★ Shell Gray
      #bfbda5
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Sandalwood Beige
      #bbb695
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Standstone
      #c1bea4
      ΔE = 1.798 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. ★ Cavalier Gray
      #bfc0a7
      ΔE = 2.098 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  18. CIL

    1. ★ Woodland Mystery
      #c0c0a4
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  19. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Woodland Mystery
      #c0c0a4
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. Woodland Mystery / 90YY 52/138
      #c3c09e
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Golden Shores / 7785
      #c0be9e
      ΔE = 1.829 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Lambs Ear / 8417
      #b1b89e
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  21. Little Greene

    1. ★ Tracery II
      #b7b79f
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Vincent
      #bab8a3
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  22. Colortrend

    1. ★ Chinese Whisper
      #c0ba9c
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. ★ Cypress
      #b5b8a0
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  23. Fired Earth

    1. ★ Greenwich Green
      #b4b99f
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  24. Tollens

    1. ★ TF244-2
      #bdb9a2
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. T2166-3
      #bbb69f
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2010-G40Y
      #bec0a0
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
    2. S 2010-G30Y
      #b8c0a3
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  26. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Beige
      #c0c0a0
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Dune
      #c1bba3
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  27. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 42-19 Cotswold Green
      #bbbda7
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. 10-4 Silver Birch 2
      #bac09e
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  28. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / FS134
      #b5bca1
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Natural Green / S 3010-G60Y
      #b2b69c
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  29. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 5-059 - Sky
      #b3b69b
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. BS 4800 12 B 19 - Beige
      #b4b595
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  30. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Softened Green - 6177
      #bbbca7
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Grassland - 6163
      #c1bca7
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  31. Resene

    1. Beryl Green G82-021-109
      #bcbfa8
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. Linen G80-020-097
      #bab7a2
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  32. Berger

    1. Golden Shores / 7785
      #babd9a
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  33. Vista Paint

    1. Golden Shores
      #babd9a
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  34. Scib Paints

    1. Golden Shores / 7785
      #babd9a
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7389-42 Mild Spring
      #b6bd9d
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. 7390-41 Japanese Garden
      #b6bda4
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  36. Olympic

    1. Quaking Grass C68-3
      #bdc1a1
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  37. Peintures MF

    1. Camry
      #c2bb9c
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  38. Sico

    1. 6168-41 Japanese Garden
      #b6bda4
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  39. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 24424
      #b3b69e
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Federal Standard 34424
      #b3b69f
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  40. Dulux Australia

    1. Colorbond® Summershade / O24
      #beb8a1
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Vintage Bordeaux / D23
      #c2c09e
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  41. Ralph Lauren

    1. Plantation / RLNA231
      #b9b6a0
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  42. Pantone / PMS

    1. 453 C
      #bfbb98
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. 7535
      #c4bda3
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  43. Levis

    1. Shady Green B40
      #b9bfa7
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  44. Albany Paint

    1. Kasbah
      #beb897
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  45. Dutch Boy

    1. Local Flavor
      #c3bb9e
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Herbal Dash
      #b5b397
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  46. Valspar Paint

    1. Skyline Shadow
      #c3bba0
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. Hunter's White
      #bab894
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  47. Bentley

    1. Antique White / LO9V
      #c2bba3
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  48. Homebase

    1. Olive
      #b8b49b
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  49. AMC

    1. Spring Green
      #bbb995
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  50. Coronado Paint

    1. 8402 - Fernwood
      #bebfaa
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
    2. 7785 - Golden Shores
      #b9b594
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  51. Ferrari

    1. Bianco / 100
      #bebfaa
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  52. Brillux

    1. 90.06.12
      #c0c0aa
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  53. Taubmans

    1. Snow Olive / T12 7.C5
      #c3bea7
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
    2. Pale Sage / T10 59H-1
      #b2b496
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  54. Graham & Brown

    1. Hey Pesto
      #bcb59b
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  55. General Paint

    1. Lovage / CL 1944M
      #b7b894
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  56. Sanderson

    1. Sage Grey
      #b5bda5
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 48.9%

#bbbb9f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bbbb9f foreground

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #bbbb9f">…</p>

#bbbb9f background

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

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #bbbb9f">…</p>

#bbbb9f shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bbbb9f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12303263
Binary
10111011, 10111011, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#bbbb9f
LRV
≈ 48.6%
Closest short hex
#bb9 ΔE = 1.763
RGB
rgb(187, 187, 159)
RGBA
rgba(187, 187, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.351, g: 0.351, b: 0.298
RYB
red: 0.624%, yellow: 0.733%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4473953 / 0xffbbbb9f
HSL
hsl(60, 17%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(60, 17%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 60° (60.000), saturation: 15% (0.150), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 60.000, saturation: 14.973%, perceived brightness: 72.166%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 85.873, S: 25.398, L: 75.207
Cubehelix
H: 56.942, S: 0.247, L: 0.721
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.033, L: 0.721
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 15% (0.150), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 27% (0.267), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 44.521, Y: 48.609, Z: 39.831
xyY
x: 0.335, y: 0.366, Y: 48.609
CIELab
L: 75.207, a: -4.824, b: 14.216
CIELuv
L: 75.207, u: 1.516, v: 21.003
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.207, C: 15.013, H: 108.745
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.207, C: 21.057, H: 85.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.720, a: -8.025, b: 14.932
CIECAM02
J: 67.526, C: 13.046, h: 105.555, Q: 161.900, M: 11.409, s: 26.546, H: 127.462
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.012, jaune: 2.150, green: 0.765
LMS
L: 47.039, M: 51.432, S: 39.965
YCbCr
Y: 173.889, Cb: 115.708, Cr: 129.988
YCgCo
Y: 180.000, Cg: 7.000, Co: 53.750
YDbDr
Y: 183.808, Db: -37.324, Dr: -6.076
YPbPr
Y: 184.984, Pb: -14.000, Pr: 1.288
xvYCC
Y: 174.869, Cb: 115.702, Cr: 129.131
YIQ
Y: 183.808, I: 8.995, Q: -8.712
YUV
Y: 183.808, U: -12.206, V: 2.800
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 7/2 ΔE = 2.727
Brand Color
Zerply ΔE = 11.849

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