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#bc9b00 Hex Color Code

#bc9b00 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bc9b00 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bc9b00 is comprised of 73.73% red, 60.78% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #bc9b00 has a hue of 49° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 576.22 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#bc9b00 linear gradient to complementary #007abc

  1. #bc9b00
  2. #af9539
  3. #a08f58
  4. #8f8972
  5. #79848b
  6. #587fa4
  7. #007abc

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9b7e00
  2. #a68700
  3. #b19100
  4. #bc9b00
  5. #c7a516
  6. #d3af25
  7. #deb931

Tones

  1. #bc9b00
  2. #ae9024
  3. #9f8635
  4. #907b41
  5. #80714c
  6. #706855
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#bc9b00 to white

  1. #bc9b00
  2. #cbab40
  3. #d8bb67
  4. #e4cb8d
  5. #efdcb2
  6. #f8edd8
  7. #ffffff

#bc9b00 to black

  1. #bc9b00
  2. #9a7f0c
  3. #7a6511
  4. #5b4b12
  5. #3e3311
  6. #231d0b
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ G0.60.60
      #c09d08
      ΔE = 1.026 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. G0.50.60
      #ba9c2d
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Buddha Gold Y69-160-084
      #bc9b1b
      ΔE = 1.153 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Sahara Y70-143-090
      #b79826
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2070-G80Y
      #b39b05
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. S 2070-G90Y
      #c19600
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 613 C
      #b39b00
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. P 5-16 C
      #b19c11
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10196
      #b29818
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. Shasta 60YY 39/654
      #b9a027
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. Golden Fleece R130F
      #c1971e
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. Harvest
      #b6930a
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. Pollination / 211-7
      #b8a029
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Pollination / PPG1215-7
      #b8a02a
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  10. Glidden

    1. Pollination / PPG1215-7
      #b8a02a
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Mustard Seed / 1409
      #c69f26
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  12. California Paints

    1. DE 5426 - Goddess
      #c69f26
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 36.9%

#bc9b00 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bc9b00 foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #bc9b00">…</p>

#bc9b00 background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #bc9b00">…</p>

#bc9b00 shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bc9b00">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12360448
Binary
10111100, 10011011, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#bc9b00
LRV
≈ 34.1%
Closest short hex
#b90 ΔE = 0.711
RGB
rgb(188, 155, 0)
RGBA
rgba(188, 155, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.548, g: 0.452, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.157%, yellow: 0.737%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4416768 / 0xffbc9b00
HSL
hsl(49, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(49, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 49° (49.468), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 49.468, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 61.596%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 67.026, S: 99.979, L: 65.071
Cubehelix
H: 47.748, S: 1.234, L: 0.580
TSL
T: 1.925, S: 0.329, L: 0.577
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 18% (0.176), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 32.462, Y: 34.136, Z: 4.879
xyY
x: 0.454, y: 0.478, Y: 34.136
CIELab
L: 65.071, a: 0.061, b: 68.739
CIELuv
L: 65.071, u: 29.091, v: 68.623
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.071, C: 68.739, H: 89.949
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.071, C: 74.534, H: 67.026
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.426, a: -3.069, b: 35.947
CIECAM02
J: 56.195, C: 58.416, h: 91.833, Q: 147.692, M: 51.084, s: 58.812, H: 103.490
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.766, jaune: 9.125, green: 0.320
LMS
L: 37.661, M: 35.135, S: 5.360
YCbCr
Y: 142.436, Cb: 55.071, Cr: 153.492
YCgCo
Y: 124.500, Cg: 30.500, Co: 94.000
YDbDr
Y: 147.197, Db: -221.465, Dr: -77.624
YPbPr
Y: 150.869, Pb: -81.295, Pr: 23.630
xvYCC
Y: 145.570, Cb: 56.588, Cr: 148.757
YIQ
Y: 147.197, I: 69.454, Q: -41.248
YUV
Y: 147.197, U: -72.434, V: 35.797
Munsell Color System
5Y 7/12 ΔE = 4.844
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 15.772

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