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#bc9400 Hex Color Code

#bc9400 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bc9400 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bc9400 is comprised of 73.73% red, 58.04% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #bc9400 has a hue of 47° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 577.62 nm.

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#bc9400 linear gradient to complementary #0077bc

  1. #bc9400
  2. #af8e38
  3. #a18957
  4. #8f8471
  5. #797f8a
  6. #597ba3
  7. #0077bc

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9b7800
  2. #a68100
  3. #b18a00
  4. #bc9400
  5. #c79e15
  6. #d2a723
  7. #ddb12f

Tones

  1. #bc9400
  2. #ae8b23
  3. #9f8134
  4. #907840
  5. #806f4b
  6. #706655
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#bc9400 to White

  1. #bc9400
  2. #cba53e
  3. #d8b666
  4. #e4c88c
  5. #efdab2
  6. #f8ecd8
  7. #ffffff

#bc9400 to Black

  1. #bc9400
  2. #9a7a0c
  3. #7a6011
  4. #5b4812
  5. #3e3110
  6. #231c0b
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 1245
      #bf940d
      ΔE = 0.935 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 131
      #c7940d
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2070-G90Y
      #c19600
      ΔE = 1.208 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Harvest
      #b6930a
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Butternut
      #ba8f1e
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  4. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1144
      #b88f00
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. 2338
      #b88d00
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Wazzup Y69-142-082
      #bc9425
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Sahara Y70-143-090
      #b79826
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Goldsmith / CSP-960
      #bc911f
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  7. Color Truck System

    1. 1*018 / 1*018
      #c19726
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  8. Peintures MF

    1. Faiseur d'or
      #c09628
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4590
      #c0982c
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. 4116
      #c0982e
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. 3566 Spring Buds 45YY 34/568
      #ba952e
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  11. Brillux

    1. 06.15.18
      #c09225
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  12. Nippon Paint

    1. Natural Slates / NP BGG 1694 A
      #b4932a
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 30.7%

#bc9400 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bc9400 foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #bc9400">…</p>

#bc9400 background

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #bc9400">…</p>

#bc9400 shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bc9400">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12358656
Binary
10111100, 10010100, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#bc9400
LRV
≈ 31.9%
Closest short hex
#b91 ΔE = 1.956
RGB
rgb(188, 148, 0)
RGBA
rgba(188, 148, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.560, g: 0.440, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.199%, yellow: 0.737%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4418560 / 0xffbc9400
HSL
hsl(47, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(47, 100%%, 37%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 47° (47.234), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 47.234, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 60.021%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 62.469, S: 99.979, L: 63.238
Cubehelix
H: 45.554, S: 1.199, L: 0.564
TSL
T: 2.023, S: 0.336, L: 0.561
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 21% (0.213), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 42% (0.420), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 31.331, Y: 31.873, Z: 4.502
xyY
x: 0.463, y: 0.471, Y: 31.873
CIELab
L: 63.238, a: 3.851, b: 67.459
CIELuv
L: 63.238, u: 34.375, v: 65.948
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.238, C: 67.569, H: 86.733
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.238, C: 74.369, H: 62.469
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.457, a: 0.261, b: 34.792
CIECAM02
J: 54.303, C: 57.241, h: 88.177, Q: 145.185, M: 50.057, s: 58.718, H: 97.029
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.771, jaune: 8.933, green: -0.267
LMS
L: 35.921, M: 32.088, S: 4.955
YCbCr
Y: 138.908, Cb: 57.108, Cr: 156.068
YCgCo
Y: 121.000, Cg: 27.000, Co: 94.000
YDbDr
Y: 143.088, Db: -215.284, Dr: -85.436
YPbPr
Y: 145.864, Pb: -78.600, Pr: 26.808
xvYCC
Y: 141.271, Cb: 58.955, Cr: 151.549
YIQ
Y: 143.088, I: 71.376, Q: -37.590
YUV
Y: 143.088, U: -70.412, V: 39.401
Munsell Color System
5Y 6/8 ΔE = 4.467
Brand Color
Amazon ΔE = 14.795

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