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#bc9e00 Hex Color Code

#bc9e00 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bc9e00 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bc9e00 is comprised of 73.73% red, 61.96% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #bc9e00 has a hue of 50° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 575.63 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#bc9e00 linear gradient to complementary #007bbc

  1. #bc9e00
  2. #af973a
  3. #a09158
  4. #8f8b72
  5. #78858b
  6. #5880a4
  7. #007bbc

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9a8000
  2. #a58a00
  3. #b19400
  4. #bc9e00
  5. #c7a817
  6. #d3b225
  7. #dfbd32

Tones

  1. #bc9e00
  2. #ad9324
  3. #9f8835
  4. #907d42
  5. #80724c
  6. #706855
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#bc9e00 to white

  1. #bc9e00
  2. #cbad40
  3. #d8bd68
  4. #e4cd8d
  5. #efddb3
  6. #f8eed8
  7. #ffffff

#bc9e00 to black

  1. #bc9e00
  2. #9a820d
  3. #7a6612
  4. #5b4c13
  5. #3e3411
  6. #231d0c
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ G0.60.60
      #c09d08
      ΔE = 1.214 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. G0.50.60
      #ba9c2d
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Buddha Gold Y69-160-084
      #bc9b1b
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 117
      #c49e0d
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. 613
      #b09e0d
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2070-G80Y
      #b39b05
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. S 2060-G90Y
      #c7a01e
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Shasta 60YY 39/654
      #b9a027
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  6. Alcro

    1. ★ Passion
      #bca400
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. Pollination / 211-7
      #b8a029
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Pollination 211-7
      #b8a029
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. Raffia
      #c0a423
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. 11-a6
      #baa400
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  11. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 2070-G80Y
      #bfa51d
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Yellow Ocre / S 2070-G90Y
      #c6a41f
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. Cream
      #c6a21c
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4109
      #bea230
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 37.0%

#bc9e00 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bc9e00 foreground

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="color: #bc9e00">…</p>

#bc9e00 background

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #bc9e00">…</p>

#bc9e00 shadow

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bc9e00">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12361216
Binary
10111100, 10011110, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#bc9e00
LRV
≈ 35.1%
Closest short hex
#b90 ΔE = 1.817
RGB
rgb(188, 158, 0)
RGBA
rgba(188, 158, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.543, g: 0.457, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.140%, yellow: 0.737%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4416000 / 0xffbc9e00
HSL
hsl(50, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(50, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 50° (50.426), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 50.426, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 62.280%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 68.942, S: 99.979, L: 65.863
Cubehelix
H: 48.661, S: 1.251, L: 0.587
TSL
T: 1.883, S: 0.327, L: 0.584
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 16% (0.160), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 32.968, Y: 35.147, Z: 5.048
xyY
x: 0.451, y: 0.480, Y: 35.147
CIELab
L: 65.863, a: -1.550, b: 69.297
CIELuv
L: 65.863, u: 26.864, v: 69.772
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.863, C: 69.314, H: 91.282
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.863, C: 74.765, H: 68.942
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.285, a: -4.486, b: 36.451
CIECAM02
J: 57.023, C: 59.003, h: 93.328, Q: 148.776, M: 51.597, s: 58.890, H: 106.282
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.764, jaune: 9.207, green: 0.567
LMS
L: 38.438, M: 36.497, S: 5.541
YCbCr
Y: 143.948, Cb: 54.198, Cr: 152.388
YCgCo
Y: 126.000, Cg: 32.000, Co: 94.000
YDbDr
Y: 148.958, Db: -224.114, Dr: -74.276
YPbPr
Y: 153.014, Pb: -82.450, Pr: 22.268
xvYCC
Y: 147.412, Cb: 55.573, Cr: 147.561
YIQ
Y: 148.958, I: 68.631, Q: -42.816
YUV
Y: 148.958, U: -73.300, V: 34.252
Munsell Color System
5Y 7/10 ΔE = 4.085
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 14.900

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