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#bcb246 Hex Color Code

#bcb246 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bcb246 is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bcb246 is comprised of 73.73% red, 69.8% green and 27.45% blue. In the HSL color space #bcb246 has a hue of 55° (degrees), 47% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 572.31 nm.

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#bcb246 linear gradient to complementary #036dff

  1. #bcb246
  2. #b5a56a
  3. #aa998a
  4. #9b8da8
  5. #8681c5
  6. #6577e2
  7. #036dff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #989124
  2. #a49c30
  3. #b0a73b
  4. #bcb246
  5. #c8bd51
  6. #d4c95c
  7. #e0d467

Tones

  1. #bcb246
  2. #b3aa52
  3. #aaa15d
  4. #a19967
  5. #979170
  6. #8c8979
  7. #818181

Tints and Shades

#bcb246 to white

  1. #bcb246
  2. #c9be66
  3. #d5cb84
  4. #e1d8a3
  5. #ece5c1
  6. #f6f2e0
  7. #ffffff

#bcb246 to black

  1. #bcb246
  2. #9a923c
  3. #7a7331
  4. #5b5527
  5. #3d391d
  6. #222013
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Colonial Yellow Y4-C1-2
      #bcb04c
      ΔE = 1.191 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  2. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2196
      #bdaf47
      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. ★ 2182
      #bcb051
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  3. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS275
      #b7af46
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-G70Y
      #b7b349
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. S 2050-G70Y
      #b5b237
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5474 - Pesto
      #c1b23e
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Pesto / 1330
      #c1b23e
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5577
      #b7b33e
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. ★ 4102
      #c0b236
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2060-G70Y
      #b5af3d
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Natural Green / S 2060-G60Y
      #b1b043
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 14-c5
      #b6b24e
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. 13-c6
      #b6ab47
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-16-6 Limelight
      #c4b345
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  11. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Cactus Flower
      #bbb053
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  12. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Hep Green - 6704
      #c4b146
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  13. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Paradise Green 16-14
      #c0b436
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  14. Glidden

    1. ★ Parachute / PPG1218-5
      #beb755
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Parachute / PPG1218-5
      #beb755
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  16. Behr

    1. 400B-6 Japanese Fern
      #b5b544
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. 15-0548 TPG
      #b6ac38
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. 15-0543 TCX
      #b5b644
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  18. Brillux

    1. 93.15.21
      #bbaf30
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  19. Bristol

    1. Elm / P159-C5
      #b8b157
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Elm / T12 58.E6
      #b8b157
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Jealous Eyes / T12 58.H3
      #b2b13b
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  21. Caparol

    1. 3210
      #b4ac48
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. 24/10
      #b8b850
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  22. GM / General Motors

    1. Fine Sublime
      #bbb159
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Sublime Green
      #bdab47
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  23. Resene

    1. Billy T G78-112-094
      #c1b943
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  24. RAL

    1. RAL 1012 / Lemon yellow
      #c7b446
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  25. Valspar Paint

    1. Corduroy
      #beae32
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Butcher Block
      #beac4c
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. Rain Slicker / 0801
      #bdad51
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  27. Colortrend

    1. 0801
      #bdad51
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  28. Designers Guild

    1. Cypress
      #b3b051
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  29. Tollens

    1. T2053-4
      #bbb059
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  30. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80360,XF60
      #c6b141
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  31. Volkswagen

    1. Bali Yellow
      #c5b951
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  32. ICI Paints

    1. 3645 Paris Green 70YY 49/555
      #c7b847
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 46.9%

#bcb246 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bcb246 foreground

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #bcb246">…</p>

#bcb246 background

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="background-color: #bcb246">…</p>

#bcb246 shadow

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bcb246">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12366406
Binary
10111100, 10110010, 01000110
Hexadecimal
#bcb246
LRV
≈ 43.0%
Closest short hex
#ba4 ΔE = 2.991
RGB
rgb(188, 178, 70)
RGBA
rgba(188, 178, 70, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.431, g: 0.408, b: 0.161
RYB
red: 0.317%, yellow: 0.737%, blue: 0.275%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4410810 / 0xffbcb246
HSL
hsl(55, 47%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(55, 47%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 55° (54.915), saturation: 63% (0.628), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 54.915, saturation: 62.766%, perceived brightness: 67.611%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 79.969, S: 83.607, L: 71.538
Cubehelix
H: 52.738, S: 0.889, L: 0.663
TSL
T: 1.691, S: 0.165, L: 0.661
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 5% (0.053), yellow: 63% (0.628), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 73% (0.725)
XYZ
X: 37.766, Y: 42.976, Z: 12.099
xyY
x: 0.407, y: 0.463, Y: 42.976
CIELab
L: 71.538, a: -9.735, b: 54.776
CIELuv
L: 71.538, u: 11.488, v: 64.944
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.538, C: 55.635, H: 100.078
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.538, C: 65.953, H: 79.969
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.556, a: -11.890, b: 34.947
CIECAM02
J: 63.244, C: 47.120, h: 100.236, Q: 156.682, M: 41.206, s: 51.283, H: 118.596
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.819, jaune: 7.841, green: 1.563
LMS
L: 44.173, M: 46.453, S: 12.596
YCbCr
Y: 160.888, Cb: 79.108, Cr: 140.058
YCgCo
Y: 153.500, Cg: 24.500, Co: 76.500
YDbDr
Y: 168.678, Db: -148.464, Dr: -36.766
YPbPr
Y: 172.354, Pb: -55.150, Pr: 9.968
xvYCC
Y: 164.022, Cb: 79.555, Cr: 136.756
YIQ
Y: 168.678, I: 40.654, Q: -31.488
YUV
Y: 168.678, U: -48.558, V: 16.951
Munsell Color System
10Y 7/8 ΔE = 1.723
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 8.824

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