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#bcbb21 Hex Color Code

#bcbb21 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bcbb21 is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bcbb21 is comprised of 73.73% red, 73.33% green and 12.94% blue. In the HSL color space #bcbb21 has a hue of 60° (degrees), 70% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.63 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#bcbb21 linear gradient to complementary #0070dd

  1. #bcbb21
  2. #b2ad50
  3. #a5a070
  4. #95938d
  5. #7f86a8
  6. #5f7bc2
  7. #0070dd

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #979800
  2. #a3a400
  3. #afaf0d
  4. #bcbb21
  5. #c9c730
  6. #d5d33d
  7. #e2df4a

Tones

  1. #bcbb21
  2. #b0ae37
  3. #a5a146
  4. #989453
  5. #8b875d
  6. #7e7b66
  7. #6f6f6f

Tints and Shades

#bcbb21 to white

  1. #bcbb21
  2. #cac64f
  3. #d7d174
  4. #e3dc97
  5. #ede8b9
  6. #f7f3dc
  7. #ffffff

#bcbb21 to black

  1. #bcbb21
  2. #9a9920
  3. #7a781e
  4. #5b591b
  5. #3e3c16
  6. #22210f
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7744 C
      #babc16
      ΔE = 0.812 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. ★ 7765 CP
      #c3b91f
      ΔE = 1.960 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 14-b4
      #bfbb2d
      ΔE = 0.969 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ 15-b3
      #babf34
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  3. Tollens

    1. ★ UC018 Vert Favela
      #bebe24
      ΔE = 1.028 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ G7.57.66
      #bbb821
      ΔE = 1.028 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. G8.60.70
      #c3c20a
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  5. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Golden Passionfruit / A229
      #b9bb31
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. ★ Enigma / A217
      #bfbc35
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ 72YY 47/743
      #c2b91b
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. ★ Lime Zest 1
      #b9be35
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  7. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Hot Pepper / 72YY 47/743
      #c2ba0b
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. Apple Green / 90YY 48/650
      #b7c038
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5535
      #bfbf37
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. 5583
      #b8b63b
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  9. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 13A Vivid Lime
      #c1be3a
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. 14A Citron Rind
      #c6ba3a
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  10. Resene

    1. ★ La Rioja G78-176-099
      #bac00e
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. Gilded Pesto
      #bcbb40
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. City Chartreuse
      #c4bc3d
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  12. Earthpaint

    1. 1-16-7 Oz
      #c0b521
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  13. Taubmans

    1. Snake Eyes / T12 58.H2
      #b6b428
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. Inch Worm
      #bfb50c
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  15. Focoltone

    1. 1152
      #b6b400
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. 1163
      #b0b500
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  16. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Fluorescent Lime / 1283
      #bdc233
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  17. California Paints

    1. DE 5517 - Fluorescent Lime
      #bdc233
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. Miss Marigold / KM3440-5
      #c7ba1f
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  19. Clark+Kensington

    1. Green Gourmet / 24D-5
      #bbb42f
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Garden Fresh / 25D-4
      #c7c229
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. Hot Pepper 72YY 47/743
      #beb413
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  21. Habitat

    1. Sprout
      #bdc239
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  22. CIL

    1. Bali Bamboo
      #c9bf31
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Springtide 17-11
      #c5c32b
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10216
      #c7bb00
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 47.7%

#bcbb21 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bcbb21 foreground

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #bcbb21">…</p>

#bcbb21 background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #bcbb21">…</p>

#bcbb21 shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bcbb21">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12368673
Binary
10111100, 10111011, 00100001
Hexadecimal
#bcbb21
LRV
≈ 46.3%
Closest short hex
#bb2 ΔE = 0.248
RGB
rgb(188, 187, 33)
RGBA
rgba(188, 187, 33, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.461, g: 0.458, b: 0.081
RYB
red: 0.133%, yellow: 0.737%, blue: 0.129%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4408543 / 0xffbcbb21
HSL
hsl(60, 70%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(60, 70%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 60° (59.613), saturation: 82% (0.824), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 59.613, saturation: 82.447%, perceived brightness: 69.290%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 85.371, S: 96.129, L: 73.768
Cubehelix
H: 56.637, S: 1.233, L: 0.668
TSL
T: 1.499, S: 0.240, L: 0.666
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 1% (0.005), yellow: 82% (0.824), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 27% (0.267), yellow: 87% (0.871)
XYZ
X: 38.785, Y: 46.343, Z: 8.341
xyY
x: 0.415, y: 0.496, Y: 46.343
CIELab
L: 73.768, a: -16.066, b: 69.832
CIELuv
L: 73.768, u: 6.306, v: 77.888
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.768, C: 71.657, H: 102.957
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.768, C: 78.143, H: 85.371
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.076, a: -17.434, b: 40.389
CIECAM02
J: 65.623, C: 61.756, h: 105.197, Q: 159.602, M: 54.005, s: 58.170, H: 126.881
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.751, jaune: 9.543, green: 2.653
LMS
L: 46.976, M: 51.429, S: 8.949
YCbCr
Y: 161.798, Cb: 60.246, Cr: 139.373
YCgCo
Y: 148.750, Cg: 38.250, Co: 85.750
YDbDr
Y: 169.743, Db: -205.732, Dr: -34.751
YPbPr
Y: 176.125, Pb: -77.115, Pr: 7.584
xvYCC
Y: 167.260, Cb: 60.260, Cr: 134.662
YIQ
Y: 169.743, I: 50.070, Q: -47.703
YUV
Y: 169.743, U: -67.289, V: 16.017
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 7/10 ΔE = 2.879
Brand Color
Android ΔE = 7.846

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