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#bc9f00 Hex Color Code

#bc9f00 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bc9f00 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bc9f00 is comprised of 73.73% red, 62.35% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #bc9f00 has a hue of 51° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 575.44 nm.

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

#bc9f00 linear gradient to complementary #007bbc

  1. #bc9f00
  2. #af983a
  3. #a09258
  4. #8f8b73
  5. #78868b
  6. #5880a4
  7. #007bbc

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9a8100
  2. #a58b00
  3. #b19500
  4. #bc9f00
  5. #c7a917
  6. #d3b426
  7. #dfbe32

Tones

  1. #bc9f00
  2. #ad9424
  3. #9f8835
  4. #907d42
  5. #80734c
  6. #706856
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#bc9f00 to white

  1. #bc9f00
  2. #cbae40
  3. #d8be68
  4. #e4cd8d
  5. #efdeb3
  6. #f8eed9
  7. #ffffff

#bc9f00 to black

  1. #bc9f00
  2. #9a820d
  3. #7a6712
  4. #5b4d13
  5. #3e3411
  6. #231d0c
  7. #000000

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  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ G0.60.60
      #c09d08
      ΔE = 1.472 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. G0.50.60
      #ba9c2d
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  2. Alcro

    1. ★ Passion
      #bca400
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Buddha Gold Y69-160-084
      #bc9b1b
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Shasta 60YY 39/654
      #b9a027
      ΔE = 2.059 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 11-a6
      #baa400
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 117
      #c49e0d
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. 613
      #b09e0d
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Raffia
      #c0a423
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2070-G80Y
      #bfa51d
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Yellow Ocre / S 2070-G90Y
      #c6a41f
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2070-G80Y
      #b39b05
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. S 2060-G80Y
      #b9a520
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. Pollination / 211-7
      #b8a029
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Pollination 211-7
      #b8a029
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. Cream
      #c6a21c
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4109
      #bea230
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 4583
      #c1a52e
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  14. Focoltone

    1. 7032
      #b2a100
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  15. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pickle Juice / 1250
      #bba528
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  16. California Paints

    1. DE 5468 - Pickle Juice
      #bba528
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  17. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 206
      #b6a22a
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 36.0%

#bc9f00 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bc9f00 foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #bc9f00">…</p>

#bc9f00 background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #bc9f00">…</p>

#bc9f00 shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bc9f00">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12361472
Binary
10111100, 10011111, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#bc9f00
LRV
≈ 35.5%
Closest short hex
#b90 ΔE = 2.190
RGB
rgb(188, 159, 0)
RGBA
rgba(188, 159, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.542, g: 0.458, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.134%, yellow: 0.737%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4415744 / 0xffbc9f00
HSL
hsl(51, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(51, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 51° (50.745), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 50.745, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 62.509%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 69.574, S: 99.979, L: 66.128
Cubehelix
H: 48.963, S: 1.257, L: 0.589
TSL
T: 1.870, S: 0.326, L: 0.586
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 15% (0.154), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 38% (0.376), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 33.139, Y: 35.490, Z: 5.105
xyY
x: 0.449, y: 0.481, Y: 35.490
CIELab
L: 66.128, a: -2.086, b: 69.484
CIELuv
L: 66.128, u: 26.127, v: 70.156
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.128, C: 69.515, H: 91.719
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.128, C: 74.863, H: 69.574
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.573, a: -4.958, b: 36.621
CIECAM02
J: 57.301, C: 59.208, h: 93.816, Q: 149.139, M: 51.777, s: 58.921, H: 107.183
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.763, jaune: 9.235, green: 0.649
LMS
L: 38.702, M: 36.958, S: 5.602
YCbCr
Y: 144.452, Cb: 53.907, Cr: 152.020
YCgCo
Y: 126.500, Cg: 32.500, Co: 94.000
YDbDr
Y: 149.545, Db: -224.997, Dr: -73.160
YPbPr
Y: 153.729, Pb: -82.835, Pr: 21.814
xvYCC
Y: 148.026, Cb: 55.235, Cr: 147.162
YIQ
Y: 149.545, I: 68.357, Q: -43.338
YUV
Y: 149.545, U: -73.589, V: 33.737
Munsell Color System
5Y 7/10 ΔE = 3.868
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 14.618

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