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#bc8e04 Hex Color Code

#bc8e04 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bc8e04 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bc8e04 is composed of 73.73% red, 55.69% green and 1.57% blue. In the HSL color space #bc8e04 has a hue of 45° (degrees), 96% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 578.89 nm.

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#bc8e04 linear gradient to complementary #0078c0

  1. #bc8e04
  2. #b08a39
  3. #a28558
  4. #918273
  5. #7a7e8d
  6. #5a7ba6
  7. #0078c0

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9c7300
  2. #a77c00
  3. #b18500
  4. #bc8e04
  5. #c79717
  6. #d2a124
  7. #dcaa2f

Tones

  1. #bc8e04
  2. #ae8624
  3. #a07e34
  4. #917641
  5. #826f4c
  6. #726757
  7. #606060

Tints and Shades

#bc8e04 to white

  1. #bc8e04
  2. #cba03e
  3. #d9b266
  4. #e5c58b
  5. #efd8b1
  6. #f8ebd8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#bc8e04 to black

  1. #bc8e04
  2. #9a750e
  3. #7a5d11
  4. #5b4512
  5. #3e2f10
  6. #231b0b
  7. #000000 / #000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    ★ 125 XGC
    #be8d00
    ΔE = 0.692 / LRV ≈ 30.0%

  2. Focoltone

    ★ 2338
    #b88d00
    ΔE = 0.958 / LRV ≈ 29.2%

  3. Valspar Paint

    ★ Butternut
    #ba8f1e
    ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 30.2%

  4. Benjamin Moore

    ★ Goldsmith / CSP-960
    #bb901e
    ΔE = 1.396 / LRV ≈ 30.6%

  5. RAL

    ★ 085 60 60 / Loden Yellow
    #b68b13
    ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 28.5%

  6. Toyo Ink

    ★ CF10195
    #b88d20
    ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 29.3%

  7. Dupont

    ★ CAS252
    #b78900
    ΔE = 1.875 / LRV ≈ 28.0%

  8. Brillux

    ★ 06.15.18
    #c09225
    ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 31.9%

  9. JSW Paints

    Inheritance Gold / 5015
    #be9422
    ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 32.2%

  10. Resene

    Nugget Y68-131-080
    #bc9229
    ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 31.4%

  11. Behr

    Brown Mustard 360D-7
    #bc8f2c
    ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 30.5%

  12. Sikkens

    F6.55.54
    #b48a21
    ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 28.0%

  13. Devoe Paint

    Provincial Majesty / 30YY 33/613
    #c69320
    ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 33.0%

  14. Levis

    Shady Yellow B80
    #b68d2c
    ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 29.2%

  15. Dulux

    Healing Spice / 34YY 31/502
    #b68d2c
    ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 29.2%

  16. Peintures MF

    Patterson
    #c1922d
    ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 32.1%

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#bc8e04 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bc8e04 foreground

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

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #bc8e04">…</p>

#bc8e04 background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #bc8e04">…</p>

#bc8e04 shadow

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bc8e04">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12357124
Binary
10111100, 10001110, 00000100
Hexadecimal
#bc8e04
LRV
≈ 30.0%
Closest short hex
#b80 ΔE = 2.184
RGB
rgb(188, 142, 4)
RGBA
rgba(188, 142, 4, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.563, g: 0.425, b: 0.012
RYB
red: 25.621%, yellow: 73.725%, blue: 1.569%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4420092 / 0xffbc8e04
HSL
hsl(45, 96%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(45, 96%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 45° (45.000), saturation: 98% (0.979), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 45.000, saturation: 97.872%, perceived brightness: 58.700%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 58.422, S: 99.507, L: 61.696
Cubehelix
H: 43.278, S: 1.146, L: 0.551
TSL
T: 2.120, S: 0.332, L: 0.549
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 24% (0.245), yellow: 98% (0.979), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 98% (0.984)
XYZ
X: 30.436, Y: 30.049, Z: 4.312
xyY
x: 0.470, y: 0.464, Y: 30.049
CIELab
L: 61.696, a: 7.177, b: 65.788
CIELuv
L: 61.696, u: 38.945, v: 63.359
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.696, C: 66.179, H: 83.774
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.696, C: 74.371, H: 58.422
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.817, a: 3.181, b: 33.708
CIECAM02
J: 52.738, C: 55.954, h: 84.669, Q: 143.078, M: 48.931, s: 58.480, H: 91.373
CAM16 JCh
lightness: 52.108, chroma: 50.023, hue: 86.129
CAM16 JMh
lightness: 52.108, colorfulness: 43.745, hue: 86.129
CAM16 Jsh
lightness: 52.108, saturation: 55.459, hue: 86.129
CAM16 QCh
perceived brightness: 142.229, chroma: 50.023, hue: 86.129
CAM16 QMh
perceived brightness: 142.229, colorfulness: 43.745, hue: 86.129
CAM16 Qsh
perceived brightness: 142.229, saturation: 55.459, hue: 86.129
CAM16 UCS JMh
lightness: 64.908, colorfulness: 30.344, hue: 86.129
CAM16 UCS Jab
lightness: 64.908, a: 2.049, b: 30.274
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.777, jaune: 8.716, green: -0.801
LMS
L: 34.512, M: 29.619, S: 4.740
YCbCr
Y: 136.276, Cb: 60.610, Cr: 157.992
YCoCg
Y: 119.000, Cg: 23.000, Co: 93.000
YDbDr
Y: 140.022, Db: -204.654, Dr: -91.264
YPbPr
Y: 141.862, Pb: -74.290, Pr: 29.348
xvYCC
Y: 137.834, Cb: 62.741, Cr: 153.780
YIQ
Y: 140.022, I: 71.737, Q: -33.210
YUV
Y: 140.022, U: -66.935, V: 42.091
Okhsl
h: 85.286, s: 0.985, l: 0.619
Okhsv
h: 85.286. s: 0.990, v: 0.756
Okhwb
h: 85.286, w: 0.007, b: 0.244
Oklab
l: 0.672, a: 0.011, b: 0.137
Oklch
l: 0.672, c: 0.137, h: 85.286
JzAzBz
Jz: 0.00833, Az: 0.00218, Bz: 0.01156
JzCzHz
Jz: 0.00833, Cz: 0.01177, Hz: 79.32507
Munsell Color System
2.5Y 6/10 ΔE = 2.373
Brand Color
Amazon ΔE = 12.963

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