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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.

Color Variations

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

#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 / #fff

#bf8b00 to black

  1. #bf8b00
  2. #9d720b
  3. #7c5b10
  4. #5d4411
  5. #3f2f10
  6. #231b0a
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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. Clark+Kensington

    1. French Grandeur / 20B-7
      #ba8826
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  16. Matra

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

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

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#bf8b00 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bf8b00 foreground

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #bf8b00">…</p>

#bf8b00 background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #bf8b00">…</p>

#bf8b00 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<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: 28.021%, yellow: 74.902%, 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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