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Graham & Brown Hey Pesto / #bcb59b Hex Color Code

#bcb59b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bcb59b is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bcb59b is comprised of 73.73% red, 70.98% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #bcb59b has a hue of 47° (degrees), 20% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 573.99 nm.

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#bcb59b linear gradient to complementary #95a1c2

  1. #bcb59b
  2. #b6b2a2
  3. #b0aea8
  4. #aaabaf
  5. #a4a8b5
  6. #9da4bc
  7. #95a1c2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #99937a
  2. #a59e85
  3. #b0a990
  4. #bcb59b
  5. #c8c1a6
  6. #d4cdb2
  7. #e0d9be

Tints and Shades

#bcb59b to white

  1. #bcb59b
  2. #c7c1ab
  3. #d2cdbb
  4. #ddd9cc
  5. #e9e6dd
  6. #f4f2ee
  7. #ffffff

#bcb59b to black

  1. #bcb59b
  2. #9a947f
  3. #797565
  4. #5a574b
  5. #3c3a33
  6. #21201d
  7. #000000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ Toscana 8
      #bcb49c
      ΔE = 0.793 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. ★ Bison 14 / Str-Putz Bison 14
      #c0b498
      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Half Hillary G77-025-092
      #b9b398
      ΔE = 0.970 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Tana G78-019-095
      #b8b5a1
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ South Wind / T12 7.D5
      #bab298
      ΔE = 1.076 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. ★ Soprano / T12 6.D11
      #bcb198
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  4. Geely

    1. ★ Diamond White Solid / HH
      #bdb398
      ΔE = 1.134 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Beige
      #beb498
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Beige
      #c2b59e
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 06.06.15
      #bdb39a
      ΔE = 1.156 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 90.06.15
      #b3b197
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  7. Homebase

    1. ★ Olive
      #b8b49b
      ΔE = 1.166 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  8. Tollens

    1. ★ T2166-3
      #bbb69f
      ΔE = 1.183 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. T2166-2
      #c5ba9f
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  9. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Sage Gray 14-27
      #bab39c
      ΔE = 1.184 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. ★ Moselle 14-28
      #c1b49b
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2323 C
      #b8b298
      ΔE = 1.228 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. 7535
      #c4bda3
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Green Gables / NP N 1829 P
      #bcb396
      ΔE = 1.324 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. ★ Curling Bark / NP N 1853 T
      #beb29c
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  12. Volvo

    1. ★ Alpine White / MGR
      #bfb49b
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Grey Birch 60YY 51/101
      #bdb6a0
      ΔE = 1.405 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Tawny Grey 45YY 51/105
      #c2b7a2
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ Rock Garden 6G1
      #bab59f
      ΔE = 1.429 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. ★ 780D-4 Koala Bear
      #b9b29e
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  15. Colortrend

    1. ★ Olive
      #bfb698
      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ Chinese Whisper
      #c0ba9c
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  16. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Colorbond® Summershade / O24
      #beb8a1
      ΔE = 1.504 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Creamed Spinach / I39
      #c0b594
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  17. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 3010-G90Y
      #b8b396
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. ★ Yellow Ocre / FS144
      #c1b597
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ode to Joy R95C
      #bcb29b
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Filoli Carriage House
      #bfb39e
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  19. Disney

    1. ★ 4C-30-3 Whistling Wind
      #bcb5a0
      ΔE = 1.657 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  20. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Georgia Beach H01
      #c1b59b
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Buckwheat H02
      #c5b69c
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  21. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2210
      #bab79a
      ΔE = 1.691 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  22. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Flake Grey
      #bdb6a1
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Kasbah
      #beb897
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  23. Zoffany

    1. ★ Green Almond
      #bfb8a2
      ΔE = 1.794 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  24. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Trinity Islands / 1216
      #b9b79b
      ΔE = 1.795 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Pigeon Gray / 1332
      #c1b4a0
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  25. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Plantation / RLNA231
      #b9b6a0
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Avenue / RLUL208
      #c3b797
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  26. AMC

    1. ★ Tijuana Tan
      #bcb195
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  27. Dulux

    1. ★ 70YY 46/160
      #bab394
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Sophisticated Sage
      #b3ae97
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  28. Tikkurila

    1. ★ X457 / Apatite
      #c3b89c
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. 578X
      #c5bca1
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  29. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Distant Valley / ATC-48
      #c3b79b
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. True Khaki / ATC-89
      #baaf9a
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  30. Craig & Rose

    1. ★ Granada
      #bbb097
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  31. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Shale
      #c1b7a1
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Daydream Beige
      #c3bba6
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  32. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 10 B 19 - Beige
      #b9b093
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. BS 2660 BS 4-048 - Stone grey
      #b8b09b
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  33. UMM

    1. ★ Blanc / 302
      #c3b69c
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  34. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Herbal Dash
      #b5b397
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Camo Beige
      #c2b399
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  35. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Thyme
      #b9b494
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Dry Goods / 40YY 44/095
      #bbaf98
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  36. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Ball Green / 75
      #b9b494
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. French Gray / 18
      #b7b4a1
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  37. Sunbeam

    1. ★ Polar White / 153
      #b6af95
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  38. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Granite
      #b5b39d
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  39. Krylon

    1. ★ Almond
      #c4baa0
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  40. Ford

    1. ★ Dune
      #c1bba3
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Sandalwood
      #b4ae98
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  41. Nature Paint

    1. Lapwing
      #c0b9a4
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  42. Kelly-Moore

    1. Lemongrass / 213
      #b8b092
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Ballie Scott Sage / HL 4224-2
      #b3b39d
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  43. TRUMATCH

    1. 9-e5
      #c4ba9e
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  44. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Koi Pond - 7727
      #b9b292
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. Avenue Tan - 7543
      #bcb099
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  45. Bentley

    1. Antique White / LO9V
      #c2bba3
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  46. RAL

    1. RAL 7032 / Pebble grey
      #b8b799
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  47. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10592
      #beb293
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  48. Benjamin Moore

    1. Kangaroo / AF-145
      #c0b299
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Tree Moss / 508
      #b9b9a2
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  49. Little Greene

    1. Vincent
      #bab8a3
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. Portland Stone Deep
      #bab492
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  50. Crown Diamond

    1. 7388-42 Isle of Man
      #c0b897
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  51. Crayola

    1. Coral Reef
      #c2b999
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  52. California Paints

    1. DE 6256 - Turtle Trail
      #b6b5a0
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Jackson Antique
      #c0baa6
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  53. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Terminatus Stone
      #bdb192
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  54. Coronado Paint

    1. 7785 - Golden Shores
      #b9b594
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  55. Sikkens

    1. G4.10.70
      #c3bca2
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. G8.10.70
      #c0bca5
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  56. Levis

    1. Zilvergroen
      #bab291
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  57. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Distant Valley Atc-48
      #c3b498
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  58. Peintures MF

    1. Camry
      #c2bb9c
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Ombre kaki
      #c6bb9d
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  59. Jotun

    1. 1283 / Lys Grå Umbra
      #beb4a1
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. 1288 / Granskygge
      #b9af9b
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  60. Diamond Vogel

    1. Travertine Path / 0345
      #b7ae92
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Helen of Troy / 0350
      #c5bca3
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  61. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1780
      #c1b6a2
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  62. CIL

    1. Tennessee Haze
      #b3af97
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Jefferson House
      #c4b499
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  63. Sico

    1. 6198-31 Cool Grey
      #bdb7a5
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  64. McCormick Paints

    1. 444 Bull Run
      #c4bca4
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  65. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 26405
      #c3baa5
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Federal Standard 26360
      #b5af9b
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  66. Audi

    1. Perlbeige Pearl / 7Z, 7Z7Z, LZ1Z
      #c1baa6
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  67. General Paint

    1. Wild Guinine / CL 2923M
      #bdb19d
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  68. Bristol

    1. Quarry / P198-N4
      #c1b7a4
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Tinderboy / P195-N4
      #c6b79e
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  69. Sto

    1. 31334
      #bfb6a4
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  70. Volkswagen

    1. Alabaster
      #bcb8a6
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  71. Earthpaint

    1. 5-17-3 Pistachio
      #bdbc9f
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 49.3%

#bcb59b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bcb59b foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #bcb59b">…</p>

#bcb59b background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #bcb59b">…</p>

#bcb59b shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bcb59b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12367259
Binary
10111100, 10110101, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#bcb59b
LRV
≈ 46.1%
Closest short hex
#bb9 ΔE = 3.532
RGB
rgb(188, 181, 155)
RGBA
rgba(188, 181, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.359, g: 0.345, b: 0.296
RYB
red: 0.643%, yellow: 0.737%, blue: 0.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4409957 / 0xffbcb59b
HSL
hsl(47, 20%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(47, 20%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 47° (47.273), saturation: 18% (0.176), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 47.273, saturation: 17.553%, perceived brightness: 70.738%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 74.404, S: 25.685, L: 73.614
Cubehelix
H: 45.593, S: 0.250, L: 0.707
TSL
T: 2.021, S: 0.038, L: 0.706
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 4% (0.037), yellow: 18% (0.176), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 43.179, Y: 46.106, Z: 37.629
xyY
x: 0.340, y: 0.363, Y: 46.106
CIELab
L: 73.614, a: -1.901, b: 14.156
CIELuv
L: 73.614, u: 5.662, v: 20.284
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.614, C: 14.283, H: 97.646
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.614, C: 21.060, H: 74.404
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.902, a: -5.319, b: 14.675
CIECAM02
J: 65.758, C: 12.246, h: 92.767, Q: 159.766, M: 10.709, s: 25.890, H: 105.241
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.016, jaune: 2.117, green: 0.303
LMS
L: 45.338, M: 48.114, S: 37.761
YCbCr
Y: 170.730, Cb: 115.550, Cr: 132.919
YCgCo
Y: 176.250, Cg: 4.750, Co: 55.250
YDbDr
Y: 180.129, Db: -37.808, Dr: -14.973
YPbPr
Y: 180.619, Pb: -13.805, Pr: 4.696
xvYCC
Y: 171.120, Cb: 115.873, Cr: 132.125
YIQ
Y: 180.129, I: 12.523, Q: -6.609
YUV
Y: 180.129, U: -12.364, V: 6.905
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 7/2 ΔE = 1.358
Brand Color
Zerply ΔE = 13.865

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