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#bc8b4a Hex Color Code

#bc8b4a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bc8b4a is a shade of brown. In the RGB color model #bc8b4a is comprised of 73.73% red, 54.51% green and 29.02% blue. In the HSL color space #bc8b4a has a hue of 34° (degrees), 46% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 581.74 nm.

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#bc8b4a linear gradient to complementary #13b0f3

  1. #bc8b4a
  2. #b49167
  3. #a99783
  4. #9a9d9e
  5. #85a3ba
  6. #65aad6
  7. #13b0f3

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9d7030
  2. #a77939
  3. #b28241
  4. #bc8b4a
  5. #c69453
  6. #d19e5c
  7. #dba765

Tones

  1. #bc8b4a
  2. #b48a54
  3. #ab885e
  4. #a28768
  5. #998671
  6. #8e847a
  7. #838383

Tints and Shades

#bc8b4a to white

  1. #bc8b4a
  2. #c99d67
  3. #d6b084
  4. #e2c3a2
  5. #ecd7c0
  6. #f6ebdf
  7. #ffffff

#bc8b4a to black

  1. #bc8b4a
  2. #9a723e
  3. #7a5b33
  4. #5b4428
  5. #3d2f1d
  6. #221b12
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Scania

    1. ★ Beige / 1366986
      #bc8c4e
      ΔE = 0.665 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  2. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Deep Sun / A158
      #bc8d4d
      ΔE = 0.755 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. ★ Red Ochre / A157
      #bd8744
      ΔE = 1.598 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 17-1040 TCX
      #be8a4a
      ΔE = 0.833 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. ★ P 18-14 C
      #b88c48
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  4. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2674 / Arhippa
      #bb894c
      ΔE = 1.094 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. ★ 9737
      #bb8b50
      ΔE = 1.170 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Turmeric / 2160-20
      #bb8845
      ΔE = 1.107 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. ★ Golden Retriever / 2165-30
      #bb8c53
      ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  6. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0907
      #b98a44
      ΔE = 1.359 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. ★ 0921
      #b6894d
      ΔE = 1.603 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  7. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Millionaire / 0907
      #b98a44
      ΔE = 1.359 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. ★ Waxen Moon / 0921
      #b6894d
      ΔE = 1.603 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Bahama Yellow
      #ba8a50
      ΔE = 1.424 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Orange Canyon
      #be8f4d
      ΔE = 1.428 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. ★ Terra Cotta Trail
      #bf8f55
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  10. Man

    1. ★ Elfenbein / 1014
      #bd8f51
      ΔE = 1.503 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Elfenbein / L567
      #c19354
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  11. Sto

    1. ★ 31441
      #b88745
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. ★ 32140
      #c38c42
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  12. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Gold
      #c08f51
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  13. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5335 - Golden Slumber
      #b98841
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. ★ DE 5370 - Bread Crust
      #b78b43
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Golden Slumber / 1213
      #b98841
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. ★ Bread Crust / 1175
      #b78b43
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  15. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Gold Trinket / AC108
      #c28a47
      ΔE = 1.694 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. End Of The Rainbow / AC106
      #c29043
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  16. Brillux

    1. ★ 12.15.18
      #bd8748
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. ★ 12.13.18
      #b78950
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  17. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7283-74 Tiramisu
      #c38b46
      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. ★ 7258-63 Tussah Silk
      #c19053
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  18. Sico

    1. ★ 6114-74 Tiramisu
      #c38b46
      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. ★ 6112-63 Tussah Silk
      #c19053
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  19. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ X41 Buff
      #c28a43
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  20. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-11-6 Golden Straw Hat
      #b88b43
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  21. Caparol

    1. ★ Maroc 2
      #c08840
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. H 501 / Ocker H 501
      #b48440
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-Y10R
      #c2904c
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. S 3030-Y20R
      #c18648
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  23. Sikkens

    1. ★ E8.35.55
      #bf8f55
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  24. Behr

    1. ★ DP-350 Harvest Gold
      #b88c55
      ΔE = 2.059 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. ★ 320D-6 Lion Mane
      #b48648
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  25. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Ollie Gold / NP AC 2131 A
      #c28a40
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  26. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 49-c1
      #b58c52
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. 49-c
      #bb9154
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  27. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Gold Fringe 30YY 35/404
      #bb904c
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Monarch Gold 20YY 36/370
      #be9255
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  28. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Tiffany Amber / HL 4261-5
      #b78546
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. ★ Gold Trinket / AC205-5
      #bf8f45
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  29. Tollens

    1. ★ Camel | EE145
      #bf8a3d
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  30. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5013D Golden Grain
      #b98e57
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. 341
      #bf915a
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  31. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-9-7 Mystic Maize
      #c28a4e
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. 3-9-6 Lion'S Den
      #c4914f
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  32. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Bosc Pear - 6390
      #c09056
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  33. Resene

    1. Tussock Y69-089-073
      #bf914b
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Pizza Y69-114-074
      #bf8d3c
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  34. General Paint

    1. Shed / CL 2766A
      #bb8e58
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. Champion / CL 1837N
      #ba8442
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  35. Dulux

    1. 20YY 32/494
      #c28e42
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  36. Sigma

    1. Yellow Ocre / 3301 B
      #c68e46
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Orange Terra / S 3040-Y30R
      #bf8b56
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  37. Berger

    1. Golden Prairie / 8518
      #b38c52
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  38. Scib Paints

    1. Golden Prairie / 8518
      #b38c52
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  39. Vista Paint

    1. Golden Prairie
      #b38c52
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  40. Mylands of London

    1. Sand Yellow
      #c28f56
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  41. Dutch Boy

    1. Champagne Punch
      #b6853e
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. Carmel
      #c69052
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  42. Coronado Paint

    1. 7886 - Botanica Gold
      #b99152
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. AC106 - End Of The Rainbow
      #bc8738
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  43. GM / General Motors

    1. Summer Gold
      #bb9159
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  44. Duron

    1. Chamois
      #bc915a
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  45. Peintures MF

    1. Brandy
      #b48448
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  46. Rodda Paint

    1. Farmhouse Ochre H27
      #b7833f
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  47. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Spun Gold 13-15
      #b38840
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Golden Brown 11-14
      #c4893c
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  48. Piaggio

    1. Avorio New York / 901
      #c88f48
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 32.4%

#bc8b4a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bc8b4a foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #bc8b4a">…</p>

#bc8b4a background

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

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #bc8b4a">…</p>

#bc8b4a shadow

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

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bc8b4a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12356426
Binary
10111100, 10001011, 01001010
Hexadecimal
#bc8b4a
LRV
≈ 29.7%
Closest short hex
#b84 ΔE = 1.164
RGB
rgb(188, 139, 74)
RGBA
rgba(188, 139, 74, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.469, g: 0.347, b: 0.185
RYB
red: 0.627%, yellow: 0.737%, blue: 0.290%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4420790 / 0xffbc8b4a
HSL
hsl(34, 46%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(34, 46%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 34° (34.211), saturation: 61% (0.606), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 34.211, saturation: 60.638%, perceived brightness: 58.867%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 50.036, S: 74.064, L: 61.354
Cubehelix
H: 31.237, S: 0.673, L: 0.575
TSL
T: 2.564, S: 0.183, L: 0.573
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 26% (0.261), yellow: 61% (0.606), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 71% (0.710)
XYZ
X: 31.209, Y: 29.653, Z: 10.557
xyY
x: 0.437, y: 0.415, Y: 29.653
CIELab
L: 61.354, a: 11.525, b: 41.488
CIELuv
L: 61.354, u: 38.332, v: 45.741
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.354, C: 43.059, H: 74.475
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.354, C: 59.679, H: 50.036
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.455, a: 7.007, b: 26.624
CIECAM02
J: 52.547, C: 36.641, h: 70.711, Q: 142.819, M: 32.042, s: 47.366, H: 69.642
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.883, jaune: 5.944, green: -1.838
LMS
L: 33.895, M: 28.442, S: 10.879
YCbCr
Y: 141.624, Cb: 92.213, Cr: 154.126
YCgCo
Y: 135.000, Cg: 4.000, Co: 75.500
YDbDr
Y: 146.241, Db: -108.695, Dr: -79.422
YPbPr
Y: 144.757, Pb: -38.135, Pr: 27.490
xvYCC
Y: 140.321, Cb: 94.501, Cr: 152.148
YIQ
Y: 146.241, I: 50.072, Q: -9.862
YUV
Y: 146.241, U: -35.548, V: 36.636
Munsell Color System
10YR 6/6 ΔE = 1.608
Brand Color
Amazon ΔE = 9.502

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