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#742c1e Hex Color Code

#742c1e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #742c1e is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #742c1e is comprised of 45.49% red, 17.25% green and 11.76% blue. In the HSL color space #742c1e has a hue of 10° (degrees), 59% saturation and 29% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 601.27 nm.

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#742c1e linear gradient to complementary #006f92

  1. #742c1e
  2. #703930
  3. #6b4543
  4. #625056
  5. #555a69
  6. #3f657d
  7. #006f92

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #662014
  2. #6b2417
  3. #6f281b
  4. #742c1e
  5. #793021
  6. #7d3425
  7. #823829

Tones

  1. #742c1e
  2. #6f3225
  3. #69382c
  4. #623c33
  5. #5b413b
  6. #534542
  7. #494949

Tints and Shades

#742c1e to white

  1. #742c1e
  2. #8e4d3e
  3. #a76f61
  4. #be9186
  5. #d5b5ad
  6. #ead9d5
  7. #ffffff

#742c1e to black

  1. #742c1e
  2. #61261a
  3. #4e2017
  4. #3c1b13
  5. #2a150e
  6. #1b0d07
  7. #000000

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Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Madarin Red
      #742b1e
      ΔE = 0.379 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. Sierra Rust
      #743027
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ Murano / Murano F3
      #742c1c
      ΔE = 0.659 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. ★ 301Neu
      #783024
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 181
      #78291c
      ΔE = 1.258 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
    2. 483
      #692e1f
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  4. Alcro

    1. ★ Notskal
      #762f23
      ΔE = 1.352 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Jarnoxid
      #7f2c1c
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4710
      #72301d
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. 4704
      #6d2c22
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  6. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Incarnadine / 248
      #792f24
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ C4.40.20
      #752e25
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. C8.40.20
      #6b3123
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  8. Focoltone

    1. ★ 6025
      #6e2f1c
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4550-Y80R
      #782821
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. S 5040-Y70R
      #7a3325
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  10. Ford

    1. Cinnebar Red
      #752f27
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Medium Canyon Red
      #793128
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  11. Audi

    1. Cayennerot Pearl / LZ3Z, U4
      #6f3127
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  12. Resene

    1. Pueblo O41-072-041
      #6e3326
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  13. Duron

    1. Rookwood Red
      #722923
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. Carriage Red / CW-250
      #723229
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  15. Volkswagen

    1. Paprika Red
      #6b2a21
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
  16. AMC

    1. Autumn Red
      #702822
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 5.1%

#742c1e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#742c1e foreground

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #742c1e">…</p>

#742c1e 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: #742c1e">…</p>

#742c1e shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #742c1e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7613470
Binary
01110100, 00101100, 00011110
Hexadecimal
#742c1e
LRV
≈ 5.6%
Closest short hex
#732 ΔE = 2.307
RGB
rgb(116, 44, 30)
RGBA
rgba(116, 44, 30, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.611, g: 0.232, b: 0.158
RYB
red: 0.455%, yellow: 0.183%, blue: 0.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9163746 / 0xff742c1e
HSL
hsl(10, 59%, 29%)
HSLA
hsla(10, 59%%, 29%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 10° (9.767), saturation: 74% (0.741), value: 45% (0.455)
HSP
hue: 9.767, saturation: 74.138%, perceived brightness: 28.448%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 18.043, S: 74.550, L: 28.404
Cubehelix
H: 1.937, S: 0.680, L: 0.251
TSL
T: 3.770, S: 0.396, L: 0.251
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 62% (0.621), yellow: 74% (0.741), key: 55% (0.545)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.545), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 88% (0.882)
XYZ
X: 8.338, Y: 5.609, Z: 1.872
xyY
x: 0.527, y: 0.355, Y: 5.609
CIELab
L: 28.404, a: 30.771, b: 24.943
CIELuv
L: 28.404, u: 52.502, v: 17.102
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 28.404, C: 39.611, H: 39.029
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 28.404, C: 55.217, H: 18.043
Hunter-Lab
L: 23.684, a: 21.398, b: 11.893
CIECAM02
J: 21.863, C: 43.030, h: 33.098, Q: 92.123, M: 37.629, s: 63.911, H: 16.615
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.854, jaune: 3.251, green: -5.489
LMS
L: 8.216, M: 3.666, S: 1.942
YCbCr
Y: 70.928, Cb: 111.198, Cr: 160.602
YCgCo
Y: 58.500, Cg: -14.500, Co: 50.500
YDbDr
Y: 63.932, Db: -51.062, Dr: -99.014
YPbPr
Y: 58.328, Pb: -15.280, Pr: 36.644
xvYCC
Y: 66.093, Cb: 114.578, Cr: 160.189
YIQ
Y: 63.932, I: 47.389, Q: 10.869
YUV
Y: 63.932, U: -16.697, V: 45.680
Munsell Color System
10R 3/8 ΔE = 1.894
Brand Color
Readability ΔE = 8.436

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