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#bc8a00 Hex Color Code

#bc8a00 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bc8a00 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bc8a00 is comprised of 73.73% red, 54.12% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #bc8a00 has a hue of 44° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 579.71 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#bc8a00 linear gradient to complementary #0074bc

  1. #bc8a00
  2. #b08637
  3. #a18155
  4. #907e70
  5. #7a7a89
  6. #5977a3
  7. #0074bc

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9d6f00
  2. #a77800
  3. #b18100
  4. #bc8a00
  5. #c79313
  6. #d19c21
  7. #dca62c

Tones

  1. #bc8a00
  2. #ae8221
  3. #9f7b32
  4. #90733f
  5. #816c4a
  6. #706555
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#bc8a00 to white

  1. #bc8a00
  2. #cb9c3d
  3. #d9af64
  4. #e5c28a
  5. #efd6b0
  6. #f8ead7
  7. #ffffff

#bc8a00 to black

  1. #bc8a00
  2. #9a720b
  3. #7a5a10
  4. #5b4411
  5. #3e2e10
  6. #231a0a
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS252
      #b78900
      ΔE = 1.169 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. CAS236
      #c28500
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  2. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2338
      #b88d00
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. 1144
      #b88f00
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10195
      #b88d20
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. CF10181
      #be850f
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Butternut
      #ba8f1e
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Saltillo
      #c88d01
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  5. Sikkens

    1. F6.55.54
      #b58b22
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. F2.50.55
      #bf8d2b
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  6. CIL

    1. Golden Harvest
      #c28a1f
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. 125
      #b38c0a
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. P 11-15 C
      #b28a24
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  8. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 08 D 43 - Yellow
      #c3870d
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. Goldsmith / CSP-960
      #bc911f
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  10. Clark+Kensington

    1. French Grandeur / 20B-7
      #ba8826
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  11. Dutch Boy

    1. Retro Gold Shag
      #c48919
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  12. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Auric - 6692
      #c48919
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 29.7%

#bc8a00 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bc8a00 foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #bc8a00">…</p>

#bc8a00 background

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #bc8a00">…</p>

#bc8a00 shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bc8a00">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12356096
Binary
10111100, 10001010, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#bc8a00
LRV
≈ 28.9%
Closest short hex
#b80 ΔE = 0.723
RGB
rgb(188, 138, 0)
RGBA
rgba(188, 138, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.577, g: 0.423, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.267%, yellow: 0.737%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4421120 / 0xffbc8a00
HSL
hsl(44, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(44, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 44° (44.043), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 44.043, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 57.830%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 55.872, S: 99.979, L: 60.667
Cubehelix
H: 42.277, S: 1.158, L: 0.540
TSL
T: 2.161, S: 0.348, L: 0.538
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 27% (0.266), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 29.830, Y: 28.871, Z: 4.002
xyY
x: 0.476, y: 0.460, Y: 28.871
CIELab
L: 60.667, a: 9.324, b: 65.691
CIELuv
L: 60.667, u: 42.126, v: 62.155
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.667, C: 66.349, H: 81.921
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.667, C: 75.085, H: 55.872
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.732, a: 5.066, b: 33.197
CIECAM02
J: 51.700, C: 56.106, h: 82.587, Q: 141.663, M: 49.064, s: 58.851, H: 88.054
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.776, jaune: 8.664, green: -1.135
LMS
L: 33.612, M: 28.044, S: 4.417
YCbCr
Y: 133.868, Cb: 60.018, Cr: 159.748
YCgCo
Y: 116.000, Cg: 22.000, Co: 94.000
YDbDr
Y: 137.218, Db: -206.454, Dr: -96.596
YPbPr
Y: 138.714, Pb: -74.750, Pr: 31.348
xvYCC
Y: 135.131, Cb: 62.337, Cr: 155.537
YIQ
Y: 137.218, I: 74.120, Q: -32.364
YUV
Y: 137.218, U: -67.523, V: 44.551
Munsell Color System
2.5Y 6/10 ΔE = 0.943
Brand Color
Amazon ΔE = 11.989

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