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#6a1c17 Hex Color Code

#6a1c17 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a1c17 is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #6a1c17 is comprised of 41.57% red, 10.98% green and 9.02% blue. In the HSL color space #6a1c17 has a hue of 4° (degrees), 64% saturation and 25% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 607.72 nm.

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

#6a1c17 linear gradient to complementary #006381

  1. #6a1c17
  2. #672b28
  3. #613838
  4. #59434a
  5. #4d4e5c
  6. #39596e
  7. #006381

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5f110e
  2. #621511
  3. #661814
  4. #6a1c17
  5. #6e201a
  6. #72231d
  7. #75261f

Tones

  1. #6a1c17
  2. #65251e
  3. #5f2c25
  4. #59322c
  5. #523733
  6. #4a3c3a
  7. #414141

Tints and Shades

#6a1c17 to white

  1. #6a1c17
  2. #864138
  3. #a1655b
  4. #ba8a81
  5. #d2b0aa
  6. #e9d7d3
  7. #ffffff

#6a1c17 to black

  1. #6a1c17
  2. #591a15
  3. #481712
  4. #38140f
  5. #28110a
  6. #1a0905
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
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      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
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      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
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    1. S 4550-Y90R
      #682220
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
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#6a1c17 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a1c17 foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #6a1c17">…</p>

#6a1c17 background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6a1c17">…</p>

#6a1c17 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a1c17">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6954007
Binary
01101010, 00011100, 00010111
Hexadecimal
#6a1c17
LRV
≈ 4.0%
Closest short hex
#611 ΔE = 2.635
RGB
rgb(106, 28, 23)
RGBA
rgba(106, 28, 23, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.675, g: 0.178, b: 0.146
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.111%, blue: 0.090%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9823209 / 0xff6a1c17
HSL
hsl(4, 64%, 25%)
HSLA
hsla(4, 64%, 25%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 4° (3.614), saturation: 78% (0.783), value: 42% (0.416)
HSP
hue: 3.614, saturation: 78.302%, perceived brightness: 24.428%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 13.867, S: 76.317, L: 23.530
Cubehelix
H: -4.623, S: 0.809, L: 0.199
TSL
T: 3.886, S: 0.504, L: 0.199
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 74% (0.736), yellow: 78% (0.783), key: 58% (0.584)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 89% (0.890), yellow: 91% (0.910)
XYZ
X: 6.514, Y: 3.958, Z: 1.231
xyY
x: 0.557, y: 0.338, Y: 3.958
CIELab
L: 23.530, a: 34.231, b: 23.264
CIELuv
L: 23.530, u: 54.056, v: 13.344
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 23.530, C: 41.389, H: 34.201
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 23.530, C: 55.678, H: 13.867
Hunter-Lab
L: 19.894, a: 23.640, b: 10.256
CIECAM02
J: 18.267, C: 47.671, h: 28.176, Q: 84.206, M: 41.688, s: 70.361, H: 10.213
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.826, jaune: 2.895, green: -6.346
LMS
L: 6.274, M: 2.142, S: 1.284
YCbCr
Y: 59.608, Cb: 114.261, Cr: 162.597
YCgCo
Y: 46.250, Cg: -18.250, Co: 47.250
YDbDr
Y: 50.752, Db: -41.765, Dr: -105.059
YPbPr
Y: 44.254, Pb: -11.470, Pr: 39.230
xvYCC
Y: 54.006, Cb: 117.924, Cr: 162.461
YIQ
Y: 50.752, I: 48.072, Q: 14.938
YUV
Y: 50.752, U: -13.656, V: 48.470
Munsell Color System
10R 3/8 ΔE = 5.094
Brand Color
Readability ΔE = 11.379

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