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#6d231e Hex Color Code

#6d231e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d231e is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #6d231e is comprised of 42.75% red, 13.73% green and 11.76% blue. In the HSL color space #6d231e has a hue of 4° (degrees), 57% saturation and 27% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 607.01 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6d231e linear gradient to complementary #006e8b

  1. #6d231e
  2. #6a322f
  3. #653f40
  4. #5d4c52
  5. #515765
  6. #3c6378
  7. #006e8b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #611815
  2. #651c18
  3. #691f1b
  4. #6d231e
  5. #712721
  6. #752a24
  7. #792e27

Tones

  1. #6d231e
  2. #682b24
  3. #63312b
  4. #5d3732
  5. #563c38
  6. #4f413f
  7. #464646

Tints and Shades

#6d231e to white

  1. #6d231e
  2. #88463e
  3. #a26961
  4. #bb8d86
  5. #d2b2ad
  6. #e9d8d5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6d231e to black

  1. #6d231e
  2. #5b1f1a
  3. #491b17
  4. #391713
  5. #29120e
  6. #1a0b07
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Crimson Red
      #6c211d
      ΔE = 0.617 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. Garnet
      #651e1a
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Heatwave R39-094-036
      #6e2620
      ΔE = 0.864 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
    2. ★ Hot N Spicy R36-069-032
      #6b2320
      ΔE = 0.997 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Tabasco Red
      #6e1f1b
      ΔE = 1.042 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. ★ Paprika Red
      #6b2a21
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
  4. Jedynka

    1. ★ Mahagóni
      #6c2522
      ΔE = 1.215 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4719
      #6d1e1d
      ΔE = 1.427 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 4712
      #691e1f
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  6. Little Greene

    1. ★ Bronze Red
      #6c2322
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  7. AMC

    1. ★ Autumn Red
      #702822
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. Garnet
      #651e1a
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ C0.45.20
      #712423
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
    2. ★ C0.40.20
      #6f2725
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4550-Y90R
      #682220
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. S 5040-Y80R
      #702d26
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  10. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80033,X33
      #672622
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  11. Ford

    1. ★ Russet
      #6c2a24
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
    2. Royal Red
      #6b1b15
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  12. Duron

    1. ★ Rookwood Red
      #722923
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 47-16 C
      #702b21
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. 1815
      #781f1c
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  14. Caparol

    1. 39 22 27 / Oxidrot Dunkel 10
      #702418
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. The Ville 6042-6
      #6d1d14
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  16. GM / General Motors

    1. Frost Red
      #762725
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. Claret Red
      #6f2b28
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  17. Plascon

    1. African Queen R5-D1-1
      #701c14
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 4.3%

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#6d231e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d231e foreground

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="color: #6d231e">…</p>

#6d231e background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #6d231e">…</p>

#6d231e shadow

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d231e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7152414
Binary
01101101, 00100011, 00011110
Hexadecimal
#6d231e
LRV
≈ 4.5%
Closest short hex
#722 ΔE = 2.626
RGB
rgb(109, 35, 30)
RGBA
rgba(109, 35, 30, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.626, g: 0.201, b: 0.172
RYB
red: 42.745%, yellow: 13.858%, blue: 11.765%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9624802 / 0xff6d231e
HSL
hsl(4, 57%, 27%)
HSLA
hsla(4, 57%, 27%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 4° (3.797), saturation: 72% (0.725), value: 43% (0.427)
HSP
hue: 3.797, saturation: 72.477%, perceived brightness: 25.936%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 14.240, S: 69.013, L: 25.406
Cubehelix
H: -4.436, S: 0.710, L: 0.222
TSL
T: 3.883, S: 0.431, L: 0.222
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 68% (0.679), yellow: 72% (0.725), key: 57% (0.573)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 86% (0.863), yellow: 88% (0.882)
XYZ
X: 7.143, Y: 4.548, Z: 1.730
xyY
x: 0.532, y: 0.339, Y: 4.548
CIELab
L: 25.406, a: 32.524, b: 21.112
CIELuv
L: 25.406, u: 51.805, v: 13.147
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 25.406, C: 38.775, H: 32.989
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 25.406, C: 53.447, H: 14.240
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.326, a: 22.465, b: 10.119
CIECAM02
J: 19.604, C: 44.189, h: 27.441, Q: 87.233, M: 38.643, s: 66.557, H: 9.265
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.867, jaune: 2.652, green: -5.964
LMS
L: 6.907, M: 2.705, S: 1.784
YCbCr
Y: 64.593, Cb: 114.853, Cr: 160.841
YCgCo
Y: 52.250, Cg: -17.250, Co: 47.000
YDbDr
Y: 56.556, Db: -39.965, Dr: -99.727
YPbPr
Y: 50.402, Pb: -11.010, Pr: 37.230
xvYCC
Y: 59.286, Cb: 118.328, Cr: 160.704
YIQ
Y: 56.556, I: 45.689, Q: 14.092
YUV
Y: 56.556, U: -13.067, V: 46.010
Munsell Color System
10R 3/8 ΔE = 4.411
Brand Color
Readability ΔE = 10.635

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