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#bdb242 Hex Color Code

#bdb242 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bdb242 is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bdb242 is comprised of 74.12% red, 69.8% green and 25.88% blue. In the HSL color space #bdb242 has a hue of 55° (degrees), 48% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 572.46 nm.

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#bdb242 linear gradient to complementary #0070ff

  1. #bdb242
  2. #b5a668
  3. #ab9a88
  4. #9c8ea6
  5. #8783c4
  6. #6579e1
  7. #0070ff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #99911f
  2. #a59c2b
  3. #b1a737
  4. #bdb242
  5. #c9bd4d
  6. #d5c958
  7. #e2d463

Tones

  1. #bdb242
  2. #b4a94f
  3. #aba15b
  4. #a19865
  5. #97906e
  6. #8c8877
  7. #808080

Tints and Shades

#bdb242 to white

  1. #bdb242
  2. #cabe63
  3. #d6cb82
  4. #e2d8a1
  5. #ece4c0
  6. #f6f2df
  7. #ffffff

#bdb242 to black

  1. #bdb242
  2. #9b9238
  3. #7a732f
  4. #5b5526
  5. #3d391c
  6. #222012
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.136 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
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    1. ★ Pesto / 1330
      #c1b23e
      ΔE = 1.136 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2196
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      ΔE = 1.402 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
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      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
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      ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
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      ΔE = 1.567 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
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      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
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      #c4b345
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
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    1. ★ CAS275
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      ΔE = 1.710 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
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      #b5af3d
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Natural Green / S 2050-G80Y
      #c4b552
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
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      #baad46
      ΔE = 1.960 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
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      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
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    1. ★ Hep Green - 6704
      #c4b146
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-G70Y
      #b5b237
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. S 2050-G80Y
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      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
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      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
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      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
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      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
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      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 3975 UP
      #bab154
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
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      #bbb053
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  18. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80360,XF60
      #c6b141
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  19. Resene

    1. Billy T G78-112-094
      #c1b943
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
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      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
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      #beb755
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
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      #beb755
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
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      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
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      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
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      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
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      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
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#bdb242 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bdb242 foreground

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="color: #bdb242">…</p>

#bdb242 background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #bdb242">…</p>

#bdb242 shadow

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bdb242">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12431938
Binary
10111101, 10110010, 01000010
Hexadecimal
#bdb242
LRV
≈ 43.1%
Closest short hex
#ba3 ΔE = 3.008
RGB
rgb(189, 178, 66)
RGBA
rgba(189, 178, 66, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.436, g: 0.411, b: 0.152
RYB
red: 0.306%, yellow: 0.741%, blue: 0.259%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4345278 / 0xffbdb242
HSL
hsl(55, 48%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(55, 48%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 55° (54.634), saturation: 65% (0.651), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 54.634, saturation: 65.079%, perceived brightness: 67.669%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 79.488, S: 85.403, L: 71.592
Cubehelix
H: 52.493, S: 0.924, L: 0.663
TSL
T: 1.703, S: 0.173, L: 0.661
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 6% (0.058), yellow: 65% (0.651), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.259), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 74% (0.741)
XYZ
X: 37.891, Y: 43.054, Z: 11.468
xyY
x: 0.410, y: 0.466, Y: 43.054
CIELab
L: 71.592, a: -9.560, b: 56.571
CIELuv
L: 71.592, u: 12.306, v: 66.321
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.592, C: 57.373, H: 99.592
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.592, C: 67.453, H: 79.488
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.616, a: -11.749, b: 35.569
CIECAM02
J: 63.321, C: 48.601, h: 99.968, Q: 156.778, M: 42.501, s: 52.066, H: 118.136
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.812, jaune: 8.051, green: 1.557
LMS
L: 44.401, M: 46.494, S: 11.976
YCbCr
Y: 160.753, Cb: 77.204, Cr: 140.781
YCgCo
Y: 152.750, Cg: 25.250, Co: 78.000
YDbDr
Y: 168.521, Db: -154.246, Dr: -38.967
YPbPr
Y: 172.279, Pb: -57.265, Pr: 10.652
xvYCC
Y: 163.957, Cb: 77.697, Cr: 137.357
YIQ
Y: 168.521, I: 42.534, Q: -32.521
YUV
Y: 168.521, U: -50.449, V: 17.966
Munsell Color System
10Y 7/8 ΔE = 1.469
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 9.111

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