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#6e2221 Hex Color Code

#6e2221 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e2221 is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #6e2221 is comprised of 43.14% red, 13.33% green and 12.94% blue. In the HSL color space #6e2221 has a hue of 1° (degrees), 54% saturation and 28% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 610.31 nm.

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#6e2221 linear gradient to complementary #00758f

  1. #6e2221
  2. #6b3332
  3. #674243
  4. #5f4f55
  5. #525c68
  6. #3e697b
  7. #00758f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #621718
  2. #661b1b
  3. #6a1e1e
  4. #6e2221
  5. #722624
  6. #762927
  7. #7a2d2a

Tones

  1. #6e2221
  2. #692a27
  3. #64312e
  4. #5f3834
  5. #583e3b
  6. #514341
  7. #484848

Tints and Shades

#6e2221 to white

  1. #6e2221
  2. #894641
  3. #a26963
  4. #bb8d87
  5. #d2b2ae
  6. #e9d8d6
  7. #ffffff

#6e2221 to black

  1. #6e2221
  2. #5c1f1d
  3. #4a1b19
  4. #391714
  5. #29120f
  6. #1a0b08
  7. #000000

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  1. Little Greene

    1. ★ Bronze Red
      #6c2322
      ΔE = 0.604 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Hot N Spicy R36-069-032
      #6b2320
      ΔE = 0.864 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. Coco R36-055-029
      #682828
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  3. Jedynka

    1. ★ Mahagóni
      #6c2522
      ΔE = 0.886 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4705
      #6b2222
      ΔE = 0.959 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. ★ 4712
      #691e1f
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Cinnamon
      #6b2223
      ΔE = 1.239 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. ★ Bright Red
      #741e21
      ΔE = 1.667 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Crimson Red
      #6c211d
      ΔE = 1.294 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. Signet Royal Red
      #762728
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  7. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Chianti Red
      #6c1e20
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. ★ Red
      #712825
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ C0.45.20
      #712625
      ΔE = 1.416 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
    2. ★ C0.48.20
      #772224
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4550-Y90R
      #682220
      ΔE = 1.509 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. ★ S 5040-Y90R
      #692926
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  10. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80033,X33
      #672622
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Cherokee Red
      #691d1f
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
    2. ★ Carmine Red
      #6e191c
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  12. AMC

    1. ★ Autumn Red
      #702822
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. Concord Maroon
      #682a28
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  13. Duron

    1. Rookwood Red
      #722923
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  14. Audi

    1. Crimson Red Pearl/Piemontrot Pearl / LZ3H, X7, X7X7
      #71262a
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  15. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Crimson Red - 2906
      #711922
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 50-16 C
      #742429
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. 19-1531 TCX
      #752329
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  17. RAL

    1. RAL 3009 / Oxide red
      #642424
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. RAL 3004 / Purple red
      #75151e
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  18. California Paints

    1. Heart of Darkness
      #671a1c
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 3.7%

#6e2221 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e2221 foreground

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="color: #6e2221">…</p>

#6e2221 background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #6e2221">…</p>

#6e2221 shadow

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e2221">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7217697
Binary
01101110, 00100010, 00100001
Hexadecimal
#6e2221
LRV
≈ 4.6%
Closest short hex
#722 ΔE = 2.216
RGB
rgb(110, 34, 33)
RGBA
rgba(110, 34, 33, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.621, g: 0.192, b: 0.186
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.133%, blue: 0.129%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9559519 / 0xff6e2221
HSL
hsl(1, 54%, 28%)
HSLA
hsla(1, 54%, 28%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 1° (0.779), saturation: 70% (0.700), value: 43% (0.431)
HSP
hue: 0.779, saturation: 70.000%, perceived brightness: 26.074%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 12.592, S: 64.187, L: 25.472
Cubehelix
H: -7.439, S: 0.710, L: 0.222
TSL
T: 3.933, S: 0.431, L: 0.222
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 69% (0.691), yellow: 70% (0.700), key: 57% (0.569)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 87% (0.867), yellow: 87% (0.871)
XYZ
X: 7.278, Y: 4.570, Z: 1.937
xyY
x: 0.528, y: 0.332, Y: 4.570
CIELab
L: 25.472, a: 33.558, b: 19.291
CIELuv
L: 25.472, u: 52.567, v: 11.742
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 25.472, C: 38.708, H: 29.892
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 25.472, C: 53.862, H: 12.592
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.377, a: 23.358, b: 9.591
CIECAM02
J: 19.689, C: 44.782, h: 24.765, Q: 87.421, M: 39.161, s: 66.930, H: 5.841
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.885, jaune: 2.365, green: -6.214
LMS
L: 6.982, M: 2.649, S: 1.989
YCbCr
Y: 64.640, Cb: 116.313, Cr: 161.435
YCgCo
Y: 52.750, Cg: -18.750, Co: 46.750
YDbDr
Y: 56.610, Db: -35.533, Dr: -101.525
YPbPr
Y: 50.116, Pb: -9.240, Pr: 38.046
xvYCC
Y: 59.041, Cb: 119.883, Cr: 161.421
YIQ
Y: 56.610, I: 45.596, Q: 15.760
YUV
Y: 56.610, U: -11.618, V: 46.840
Munsell Color System
7.5R 3/8 ΔE = 4.469
Brand Color
Readability ΔE = 11.062

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