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#bf8b00 Hex Color Code

#bf8b00 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bf8b00 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bf8b00 is comprised of 74.9% red, 54.51% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #bf8b00 has a hue of 44° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 579.98 nm.

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#bf8b00 linear gradient to complementary #0078bf

  1. #bf8b00
  2. #b28737
  3. #a48456
  4. #928071
  5. #7c7d8b
  6. #5b7aa5
  7. #0078bf

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9f7000
  2. #aa7900
  3. #b48200
  4. #bf8b00
  5. #ca9413
  6. #d59e21
  7. #dfa72c

Tones

  1. #bf8b00
  2. #b18422
  3. #a27c33
  4. #937540
  5. #836e4c
  6. #726756
  7. #606060

Tints and Shades

#bf8b00 to white

  1. #bf8b00
  2. #ce9d3d
  3. #dbb064
  4. #e7c38a
  5. #f1d7b1
  6. #f9ebd7
  7. #ffffff

#bf8b00 to black

  1. #bf8b00
  2. #9d720b
  3. #7c5b10
  4. #5d4411
  5. #3f2f10
  6. #231b0a
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 125 XGC
      #be8d00
      ΔE = 0.873 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. ★ P 15-8 C
      #bc891d
      ΔE = 1.892 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  2. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS252
      #b78900
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. CAS236
      #c28500
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Saltillo
      #c88d01
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. ★ Butternut
      #ba8f1e
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  4. CIL

    1. ★ Golden Harvest
      #c28a1f
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  5. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 08 D 43 - Yellow
      #c3870d
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10195
      #b88d20
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. CF10181
      #be850f
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  7. Dutch Boy

    1. Retro Gold Shag
      #c48919
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  8. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Auric - 6692
      #c48919
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  9. Focoltone

    1. 2312
      #ca8e00
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. 1144
      #b88f00
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. Goldsmith / CSP-960
      #bc911f
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  11. Devoe Paint

    1. Golden Harvest / 20YY 28/613
      #c58a1e
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  12. Sikkens

    1. F2.50.55
      #bf8d2b
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. F6.55.54
      #b58b22
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  13. Brillux

    1. 06.15.18
      #c09225
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  14. Resene

    1. Desert Yellow 10CW42
      #ca8d16
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Dixie Chick Y69-144-078
      #c48f2a
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  15. Matra

    1. Jaune Mimosa / 3405
      #c68600
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  16. Behr

    1. S-H-360 Leisure
      #bc8f2e
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 30.5%

#bf8b00 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bf8b00 foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #bf8b00">…</p>

#bf8b00 background

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #bf8b00">…</p>

#bf8b00 shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bf8b00">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12552960
Binary
10111111, 10001011, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#bf8b00
LRV
≈ 29.5%
Closest short hex
#b80 ΔE = 1.240
RGB
rgb(191, 139, 0)
RGBA
rgba(191, 139, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.579, g: 0.421, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.280%, yellow: 0.749%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4224256 / 0xffbf8b00
HSL
hsl(44, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(44, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 44° (43.665), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 75% (0.749)
HSP
hue: 43.665, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 58.495%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 55.058, S: 99.979, L: 61.259
Cubehelix
H: 41.879, S: 1.176, L: 0.546
TSL
T: 2.177, S: 0.350, L: 0.544
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 27% (0.272), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 25% (0.251)
CMY
cyan: 25% (0.251), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 30.721, Y: 29.544, Z: 4.085
xyY
x: 0.477, y: 0.459, Y: 29.544
CIELab
L: 61.259, a: 10.125, b: 66.253
CIELuv
L: 61.259, u: 43.748, v: 62.613
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.259, C: 67.023, H: 81.311
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.259, C: 76.383, H: 55.058
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.355, a: 5.766, b: 33.593
CIECAM02
J: 52.393, C: 56.567, h: 81.874, Q: 142.610, M: 49.467, s: 58.896, H: 86.923
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.776, jaune: 8.733, green: -1.260
LMS
L: 34.541, M: 28.561, S: 4.511
YCbCr
Y: 135.143, Cb: 59.283, Cr: 160.697
YCgCo
Y: 117.250, Cg: 21.750, Co: 95.500
YDbDr
Y: 138.702, Db: -208.687, Dr: -99.479
YPbPr
Y: 140.068, Pb: -75.480, Pr: 32.394
xvYCC
Y: 136.294, Cb: 61.696, Cr: 156.456
YIQ
Y: 138.702, I: 75.633, Q: -32.252
YUV
Y: 138.702, U: -68.253, V: 45.881
Munsell Color System
2.5Y 6/10 ΔE = 1.259
Brand Color
Amazon ΔE = 11.635

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