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#38231b Hex Color Code

#38231b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #38231b is a dark shade of red-orange. In the RGB color model #38231b is comprised of 21.96% red, 13.73% green and 10.59% blue. In the HSL color space #38231b has a hue of 17° (degrees), 35% saturation and 16% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 591.5 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#38231b linear gradient to complementary #0b3c48

  1. #38231b
  2. #352722
  3. #322c2a
  4. #2d3031
  5. #263439
  6. #1d3840
  7. #0b3c48

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #321d15
  2. #341f17
  3. #362119
  4. #38231b
  5. #3a251d
  6. #3c271f
  7. #3f2921

Tints and Shades

#38231b to white

  1. #38231b
  2. #57433b
  3. #76655e
  4. #978983
  5. #b9afab
  6. #dbd6d4
  7. #ffffff

#38231b to black

  1. #38231b
  2. #301e18
  3. #281a15
  4. #201511
  5. #18100c
  6. #0f0806
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Deep Chocolate BR30-029-042
      #3c241b
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Hot Chocolate R32-025-039
      #3d2622
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Mountain Brown Dark
      #35231d
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. ★ Dark Chestnut
      #3b221b
      ΔE = 1.570 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  3. Chrysler

    1. ★ Indian Brown
      #39261c
      ΔE = 1.704 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Brown
      #3a2921
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  4. Wolseley

    1. ★ Arianca Beige / BG13
      #3b2218
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Walnut Fire
      #342319
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  6. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Woodsy Brown - 2924
      #3d271d
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ Siam 0
      #382420
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Dunkelbrau / Dunkelbraun
      #302018
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  8. AMC

    1. Mocha Brown
      #3f261d
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  9. Focoltone

    1. 6022
      #35231f
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  10. Dongfeng Citroen

    1. Beige Mat / FAH
      #3a2619
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  11. Colortrend

    1. Travelling Chest
      #392823
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  12. Duron

    1. Black Bean
      #3f2822
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  13. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.985 #146
      #3c2923
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 8010-Y70R
      #3b2923
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 2.6%

#38231b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#38231b foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #38231b">…</p>

#38231b background

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="background-color: #38231b">…</p>

#38231b shadow

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #38231b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3679003
Binary
00111000, 00100011, 00011011
Hexadecimal
#38231b
LRV
≈ 2.1%
Closest short hex
#321 ΔE = 4.687
RGB
rgb(56, 35, 27)
RGBA
rgba(56, 35, 27, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.475, g: 0.297, b: 0.229
RYB
red: 0.220%, yellow: 0.149%, blue: 0.106%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13098213 / 0xff38231b
HSL
hsl(17, 35%, 16%)
HSLA
hsla(17, 35%, 16%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 17° (16.552), saturation: 52% (0.518), value: 22% (0.220)
HSP
hue: 16.552, saturation: 51.786%, perceived brightness: 16.357%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 29.087, S: 44.879, L: 16.116
Cubehelix
H: 9.772, S: 0.313, L: 0.159
TSL
T: 3.617, S: 0.196, L: 0.158
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 38% (0.375), yellow: 52% (0.518), key: 78% (0.780)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 86% (0.863), yellow: 89% (0.894)
XYZ
X: 2.430, Y: 2.122, Z: 1.318
xyY
x: 0.414, y: 0.362, Y: 2.122
CIELab
L: 16.116, a: 8.865, b: 9.446
CIELuv
L: 16.116, u: 11.834, v: 6.583
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 16.116, C: 12.954, H: 46.819
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 16.116, C: 13.541, H: 29.087
Hunter-Lab
L: 14.568, a: 4.281, b: 4.832
CIECAM02
J: 12.327, C: 14.114, h: 41.146, Q: 69.174, M: 12.342, s: 42.240, H: 27.338
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.984, jaune: 1.324, green: -1.504
LMS
L: 2.478, M: 1.901, S: 1.333
YCbCr
Y: 50.678, Cb: 121.380, Cr: 137.787
YCgCo
Y: 38.250, Cg: -3.250, Co: 21.250
YDbDr
Y: 40.367, Db: -20.114, Dr: -29.729
YPbPr
Y: 38.897, Pb: -6.415, Pr: 10.868
xvYCC
Y: 49.406, Cb: 122.365, Cr: 137.547
YIQ
Y: 40.367, I: 15.080, Q: 1.951
YUV
Y: 40.367, U: -6.577, V: 13.715
Munsell Color System
2.5YR 2/2 ΔE = 3.855
Brand Color
GitHub ΔE = 14.761

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