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#bc9500 Hex Color Code

#bc9500 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bc9500 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bc9500 is comprised of 73.73% red, 58.43% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #bc9500 has a hue of 48° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 577.42 nm.

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#bc9500 linear gradient to complementary #0078bc

  1. #bc9500
  2. #af8f38
  3. #a18a57
  4. #8f8571
  5. #79808a
  6. #597ca3
  7. #0078bc

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9b7900
  2. #a68200
  3. #b18b00
  4. #bc9500
  5. #c79f15
  6. #d2a923
  7. #ddb22f

Tones

  1. #bc9500
  2. #ae8b23
  3. #9f8234
  4. #907941
  5. #80704b
  6. #706755
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#bc9500 to White

  1. #bc9500
  2. #cba63e
  3. #d8b766
  4. #e4c88c
  5. #efdab2
  6. #f8ecd8
  7. #ffffff

#bc9500 to Black

  1. #bc9500
  2. #9a7a0c
  3. #7a6111
  4. #5b4812
  5. #3e3110
  6. #231c0b
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 1245
      #bf940d
      ΔE = 1.139
    2. 131
      #c7940d
      ΔE = 2.968
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2070-G90Y
      #c19600
      ΔE = 1.159
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Harvest
      #b6930a
      ΔE = 1.472
    2. Butternut
      #ba8f1e
      ΔE = 2.956
  4. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Auric - 6692
      #c09100
      ΔE = 2.068
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Wazzup Y69-142-082
      #bc9425
      ΔE = 2.155
    2. Sahara Y70-143-090
      #b79826
      ΔE = 2.494
  6. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1144
      #b88f00
      ΔE = 2.161
    2. 2338
      #b88d00
      ΔE = 2.869
  7. Color Truck System

    1. 1*018 / 1*018
      #c19726
      ΔE = 2.366
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. Goldsmith / Csp-960
      #bc911f
      ΔE = 2.475
  9. Peintures MF

    1. Faiseur d'or
      #c09628
      ΔE = 2.478
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4590
      #c0982c
      ΔE = 2.708
    2. 4116
      #c0982e
      ΔE = 2.882
  11. Sikkens

    1. G0.60.60
      #c09d08
      ΔE = 2.800
  12. ICI Paints

    1. 3566 Spring Buds 45YY 34/568
      #ba952e
      ΔE = 2.805

#bc9500 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bc9500 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #bc9500">…</p>

#bc9500 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #bc9500">…</p>

#bc9500 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bc9500">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12358912
Binary
10111100, 10010101, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#bc9500
Closest short hex
#b91 ΔE = 1.604
RGB
rgb(188, 149, 0)
RGBA
rgba(188, 149, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.558, g: 0.442, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 19.297%, yellow: 73.725%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4418304 / 0xffbc9500
HSL
hsl(48, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(48, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 48° (47.553), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 47.553, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 60.244
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 63.126, S: 99.979, L: 63.498
Cubehelix
H: 45.873, S: 1.204, L: 0.566
TSL
T: 2.009, S: 0.335, L: 0.563
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 21 (0.207), yellow: 100 (1.000), key: 26 (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 26 (0.263), magenta: 42 (0.416), yellow: 100 (1.000)
XYZ
X: 31.489, Y: 32.188, Z: 4.555
xyY
x: 0.461, y: 0.472, Y: 32.188
CIELab
L: 63.498, a: 3.307, b: 67.640
CIELuv
L: 63.498, u: 33.613, v: 66.329
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.498, C: 67.721, H: 87.201
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.498, C: 74.360, H: 63.126
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.735, a: -0.216, b: 34.955
CIECAM02
J: 54.569, C: 57.391, h: 88.713, Q: 145.541, M: 50.188, s: 58.723, H: 97.901
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.770, jaune: 8.960, green: -0.182
LMS
L: 36.163, M: 32.512, S: 5.011
YCbCr
Y: 139.412, Cb: 56.817, Cr: 155.700
YCgCo
Y: 121.500, Cg: 27.500, Co: 94.000
YDbDr
Y: 143.675, Db: -216.167, Dr: -84.320
YPbPr
Y: 146.579, Pb: -78.985, Pr: 26.354
xvYCC
Y: 141.885, Cb: 58.617, Cr: 151.150
YIQ
Y: 143.675, I: 71.101, Q: -38.112
YUV
Y: 143.675, U: -70.701, V: 38.886
Munsell Color System
5Y 6/8 ΔE = 4.574
Brand Color
Amazon ΔE = 15.098

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