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#bc9553 Hex Color Code

#bc9553 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bc9553 is a shade of brown. In the RGB color model #bc9553 is comprised of 73.73% red, 58.43% green and 32.55% blue. In the HSL color space #bc9553 has a hue of 38° (degrees), 44% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 579.48 nm.

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#bc9553 linear gradient to complementary #3196de

  1. #bc9553
  2. #b2956b
  3. #a59583
  4. #969599
  5. #8295b0
  6. #6595c7
  7. #3196de

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9c7838
  2. #a78241
  3. #b18b4a
  4. #bc9553
  5. #c79f5c
  6. #d2a966
  7. #dcb36f

Tones

  1. #bc9553
  2. #b4935d
  3. #ad9166
  4. #a48e6f
  5. #9c8c77
  6. #928a80
  7. #888888

Tints and Shades

#bc9553 to White

  1. #bc9553
  2. #c9a66f
  3. #d5b78a
  4. #e1c9a7
  5. #ecdac4
  6. #f6ede1
  7. #ffffff

#bc9553 to Black

  1. #bc9553
  2. #9a7a46
  3. #7a6139
  4. #5a492c
  5. #3d3120
  6. #221c14
  7. #000000

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  1. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Maple Syrup / 1244
      #bb9351
      ΔE = 0.711
    2. ★ Antique Honey / 1127
      #b39355
      ΔE = 2.266
  2. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0899
      #bd9454
      ΔE = 0.752
    2. 0885
      #b7985d
      ΔE = 2.313
  3. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Bugle Boy / 0899
      #bd9454
      ΔE = 0.752
    2. Jungle Expedition / 0885
      #b7985d
      ΔE = 2.313
  4. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Bosc Pear - 6390
      #bc9754
      ΔE = 0.824
  5. General Paint

    1. ★ Snit / CL 1866A
      #bf9755
      ΔE = 0.875
    2. ★ Arbutis / CL 1886A
      #bc9456
      ΔE = 0.929
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ French Horn / 195
      #c09753
      ΔE = 1.064
    2. ★ El Sereno Gold / 223
      #ba9a5c
      ΔE = 2.271
  7. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7265-63 Life of the Party
      #ba9755
      ΔE = 1.137
    2. ★ 7263-63 Papier Mâché
      #b99358
      ΔE = 1.549
  8. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Mustard
      #be944c
      ΔE = 1.267
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Knitted Sweater / NP BGG 1702 D
      #b89656
      ΔE = 1.299
    2. ★ Golden Grain / NP N 1842 D
      #bb975b
      ΔE = 1.392
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 3040-Y10R
      #c09956
      ΔE = 1.490
    2. ★ Yellow Ocre / 1024
      #bf9b58
      ΔE = 2.142
  11. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7886 - Botanica Gold
      #b99152
      ΔE = 1.538
    2. 7887 - Sunshine Yellow
      #c39d5e
      ΔE = 2.998
  12. Sico

    1. ★ 6108-63 Papier Mache
      #b99358
      ΔE = 1.549
  13. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Sheer Exposure / 8519
      #bb955c
      ΔE = 1.776
  14. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Sunderbans / 8519
      #bb955c
      ΔE = 1.776
  15. Berger

    1. ★ Sheer Exposure / 8519
      #bb955c
      ΔE = 1.776
  16. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Sheer Exposure
      #bb955c
      ΔE = 1.776
  17. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-10-6 Golden Jasper
      #c29657
      ΔE = 1.792
    2. ★ 3-12-6 English Mustard
      #c3954c
      ΔE = 2.089
  18. Behr

    1. ★ 340F-6 Mojave Gold
      #ba945b
      ΔE = 1.803
    2. 360F-5 Desert Moss
      #b89a5d
      ΔE = 2.646
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 49-c
      #bb9154
      ΔE = 1.834
  20. Resene

    1. ★ Kowhai Y60-092-075
      #c0934a
      ΔE = 1.863
    2. ★ Double Putty BR71-073-077
      #c09b59
      ΔE = 2.129
  21. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Stepping Stone
      #b7954d
      ΔE = 2.010
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-Y
      #b6914b
      ΔE = 2.016
    2. S 3020-Y
      #b99b60
      ΔE = 2.927
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Botanica Gold / 7886
      #be9a5d
      ΔE = 2.017
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Monarch Gold / 20YY 36/370
      #c39859
      ΔE = 2.020
  25. Man

    1. ★ Elfenbein / L567
      #c19354
      ΔE = 2.066
    2. Elfenbein / 1014
      #bd8f51
      ΔE = 2.680
  26. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Gold Dome 40YY 37/415
      #bd984d
      ΔE = 2.073
    2. Italian Bronze 30YY 34/322
      #b5915b
      ΔE = 2.843
  27. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Winter Wheat
      #b69758
      ΔE = 2.087
    2. ★ Gleaming Tan
      #bf9a52
      ΔE = 2.112
  28. Taubmans

    1. ★ Raw Gold / T12 60.F9
      #bf9b5a
      ΔE = 2.136
    2. Salted Caramel / T12 13.F11
      #b39057
      ΔE = 2.796
  29. Peintures MF

    1. ★ AD167-4
      #bf9b5c
      ΔE = 2.202
  30. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Alluvial Inca / A173
      #bb8f4b
      ΔE = 2.237
  31. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Honey Bun / ATC-20
      #bb945d
      ΔE = 2.257
  32. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6167 - Antique Honey
      #b39355
      ΔE = 2.266
    2. DE 5369 - Laredo Road
      #c7994f
      ΔE = 2.907
  33. Dulux

    1. 20YY 36/370
      #c1975e
      ΔE = 2.466
    2. 40YY 34/446
      #b9974b
      ΔE = 2.540
  34. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Saddle
      #bb945e
      ΔE = 2.467
    2. Summer Gold
      #bb9159
      ΔE = 2.608
  35. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Gallopalozza 6827-2
      #c5944f
      ΔE = 2.578
  36. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10584
      #c6974e
      ΔE = 2.602
  37. Kansai Paint

    1. Khakis
      #b29257
      ΔE = 2.617
  38. Focoltone

    1. 2233
      #b6915a
      ΔE = 2.634
  39. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4114
      #c09c5f
      ΔE = 2.669
  40. Ford

    1. Medium Dark Gold Glamour
      #b29459
      ΔE = 2.694
    2. Gold
      #bd9c62
      ΔE = 2.958
  41. Dutch Boy

    1. Trail Blazer
      #be9862
      ΔE = 2.696
  42. Brillux

    1. 06.12.18
      #b19255
      ΔE = 2.764
  43. Humbrol

    1. 93 Desert Yellow
      #ba9561
      ΔE = 2.785
  44. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gold-in-Shadow 13-13
      #c6964b
      ΔE = 2.797
    2. Golden Green 13-24
      #b49751
      ΔE = 2.951
  45. Duron

    1. Chamois
      #bc915a
      ΔE = 2.899
  46. Glidden

    1. Mustard Seed
      #bd9442
      ΔE = 2.956
  47. Kelly-Moore

    1. Gold Trinket / AC205-5
      #bf8f45
      ΔE = 2.958

#bc9553 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bc9553 foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #bc9553">…</p>

#bc9553 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #bc9553">…</p>

#bc9553 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 #bc9553">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12358995
Binary
10111100, 10010101, 01010011
Hexadecimal
#bc9553
Closest short hex
#b95 ΔE = 1.796
RGB
rgb(188, 149, 83)
RGBA
rgba(188, 149, 83, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.448, g: 0.355, b: 0.198
RYB
red: 56.881%, yellow: 73.725%, blue: 32.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4418221 / 0xffbc9553
HSL
hsl(38, 44%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(38, 44%%, 53%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 38° (37.714), saturation: 56% (0.559), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 37.714, saturation: 55.851, perceived brightness: 61.238
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 56.584, S: 70.490, L: 64.009
Cubehelix
H: 35.316, S: 0.643, L: 0.602
TSL
T: 2.426, S: 0.156, L: 0.601
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 21 (0.207), yellow: 56 (0.559), key: 26 (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 26 (0.263), magenta: 42 (0.416), yellow: 67 (0.675)
XYZ
X: 33.049, Y: 32.813, Z: 12.775
xyY
x: 0.420, y: 0.417, Y: 32.813
CIELab
L: 64.009, a: 6.730, b: 40.037
CIELuv
L: 64.009, u: 30.567, v: 46.329
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.009, C: 40.598, H: 80.458
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.009, C: 55.504, H: 56.584
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.282, a: 2.742, b: 26.875
CIECAM02
J: 55.274, C: 34.202, h: 76.946, Q: 146.477, M: 29.909, s: 45.187, H: 79.200
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.892, jaune: 5.811, green: -1.086
LMS
L: 36.240, M: 32.524, S: 13.108
YCbCr
Y: 147.546, Cb: 93.254, Cr: 149.807
YCgCo
Y: 142.250, Cg: 6.750, Co: 73.250
YDbDr
Y: 153.137, Db: -105.528, Dr: -66.309
YPbPr
Y: 152.555, Pb: -37.485, Pr: 22.536
xvYCC
Y: 147.018, Cb: 95.072, Cr: 147.796
YIQ
Y: 153.137, I: 44.436, Q: -12.288
YUV
Y: 153.137, U: -34.513, V: 30.586
Munsell Color System
10YR 6/6 ΔE = 3.652
Brand Color
Amazon ΔE = 11.828

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