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#6b271b Hex Color Code

#6b271b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b271b is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #6b271b is comprised of 41.96% red, 15.29% green and 10.59% blue. In the HSL color space #6b271b has a hue of 9° (degrees), 60% saturation and 26% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 602 nm.

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

#6b271b linear gradient to complementary #006686

  1. #6b271b
  2. #68332c
  3. #623e3d
  4. #5a494f
  5. #4e5361
  6. #3a5c73
  7. #006686

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5f1c12
  2. #632015
  3. #672318
  4. #6b271b
  5. #6f2b1e
  6. #732e21
  7. #773224

Tones

  1. #6b271b
  2. #662d22
  3. #603228
  4. #5a372f
  5. #543b36
  6. #4c3f3c
  7. #434343

Tints and Shades

#6b271b to white

  1. #6b271b
  2. #86493c
  3. #a06b5f
  4. #b98e84
  5. #d1b3ab
  6. #e9d8d4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b271b to black

  1. #6b271b
  2. #592218
  3. #481d15
  4. #381811
  5. #28130d
  6. #190b06
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4718
      #6e241a
      ΔE = 1.144 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. ★ 4704
      #6d2c22
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 39 22 27 / Oxidrot Dunkel 10
      #702418
      ΔE = 1.576 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
    2. Murano / Murano F3
      #742c1c
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Paprika Red
      #6b2a21
      ΔE = 1.622 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
    2. Tabasco Red
      #6e1f1b
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Ruby Red
      #6c2119
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. Crimson Red
      #6c211d
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 47-16 C
      #702b21
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. P 42-16 C
      #6f2f1e
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Heatwave R39-094-036
      #6e2620
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
    2. Pioneer Red R39-075-033
      #642620
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  7. Flügger

    1. Oxydrød (U-557)
      #6c2012
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  8. AMC

    1. Autumn Red
      #702822
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  9. Sikkens

    1. C8.40.20
      #6a2f20
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. Madarin Red
      #742b1e
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. Permanent Red
      #742c1e
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  11. Ford

    1. Russet
      #6c2a24
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
    2. Dark Copper
      #622c20
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  12. Farrow & Ball

    1. Eating Room Red / 43
      #61291c
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. The Ville 6042-6
      #6d1d14
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  14. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sequoia Redwood / 159
      #742c1e
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  15. Duron

    1. Rookwood Red
      #722923
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. Fiery Brown
      #683023
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 5.2%

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#6b271b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b271b foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="color: #6b271b">…</p>

#6b271b background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #6b271b">…</p>

#6b271b shadow

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b271b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7022363
Binary
01101011, 00100111, 00011011
Hexadecimal
#6b271b
LRV
≈ 4.7%
Closest short hex
#621 ΔE = 2.758
RGB
rgb(107, 39, 27)
RGBA
rgba(107, 39, 27, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.618, g: 0.225, b: 0.156
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 16.125%, blue: 10.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9754853 / 0xff6b271b
HSL
hsl(9, 60%, 26%)
HSLA
hsla(9, 60%, 26%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 9° (9.000), saturation: 75% (0.748), value: 42% (0.420)
HSP
hue: 9.000, saturation: 74.766%, perceived brightness: 26.010%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 17.483, S: 74.156, L: 25.734
Cubehelix
H: 1.087, S: 0.680, L: 0.228
TSL
T: 3.786, S: 0.409, L: 0.227
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 64% (0.636), yellow: 75% (0.748), key: 58% (0.580)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 85% (0.847), yellow: 89% (0.894)
XYZ
X: 6.987, Y: 4.657, Z: 1.568
xyY
x: 0.529, y: 0.352, Y: 4.657
CIELab
L: 25.734, a: 29.570, b: 23.301
CIELuv
L: 25.734, u: 48.481, v: 15.271
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 25.734, C: 37.647, H: 38.238
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 25.734, C: 50.829, H: 17.483
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.580, a: 20.033, b: 10.799
CIECAM02
J: 19.747, C: 41.485, h: 32.318, Q: 87.551, M: 36.278, s: 64.371, H: 15.592
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.854, jaune: 3.024, green: -5.297
LMS
L: 6.866, M: 2.998, S: 1.626
YCbCr
Y: 65.801, Cb: 112.668, Cr: 158.704
YCgCo
Y: 53.000, Cg: -14.000, Co: 46.750
YDbDr
Y: 57.964, Db: -46.596, Dr: -93.248
YPbPr
Y: 52.620, Pb: -13.820, Pr: 34.552
xvYCC
Y: 61.191, Cb: 115.860, Cr: 158.352
YIQ
Y: 57.964, I: 44.364, Q: 10.645
YUV
Y: 57.964, U: -15.236, V: 43.020
Munsell Color System
10R 3/8 ΔE = 3.028
Brand Color
Readability ΔE = 10.242

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