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#8b2b21 Hex Color Code

#8b2b21 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b2b21 is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #8b2b21 is comprised of 54.51% red, 16.86% green and 12.94% blue. In the HSL color space #8b2b21 has a hue of 6° (degrees), 62% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 605.65 nm.

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#8b2b21 linear gradient to complementary #0084ac

  1. #8b2b21
  2. #873e37
  3. #814d4d
  4. #775c64
  5. #676a7b
  6. #4e7793
  7. #0084ac

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7a1c15
  2. #802119
  3. #85261d
  4. #8b2b21
  5. #913025
  6. #963529
  7. #9c3a2d

Tones

  1. #8b2b21
  2. #84352a
  3. #7d3d32
  4. #75443b
  5. #6c4b44
  6. #62514d
  7. #565656

Tints and Shades

#8b2b21 to white

  1. #8b2b21
  2. #a34f41
  3. #b87164
  4. #cd9388
  5. #dfb6ae
  6. #f0dad6
  7. #ffffff

#8b2b21 to black

  1. #8b2b21
  2. #73261d
  3. #5c2119
  4. #461b15
  5. #311510
  6. #1e0e08
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Duron

    1. ★ Fireweed
      #8d2b22
      ΔE = 0.515 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  2. Tollens

    1. ★ UC007 Rouge Ginza
      #892921
      ΔE = 0.849 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Cinnebar Red
      #8c2f25
      ΔE = 1.076 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Tartan Red
      #972822
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4050-Y80R
      #882f25
      ΔE = 1.141 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. S 4550-Y70R
      #813020
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  5. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Jasper Red
      #90271e
      ΔE = 1.301 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. ★ Bahia Red
      #932321
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4663
      #8b2a1b
      ΔE = 1.577 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. 4656
      #8d3424
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  7. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3358
      #8d2c1b
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. 3372
      #8c2416
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Brown
      #842b1c
      ΔE = 2.059 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. 1983 Fleet
      #8d1b18
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
  9. Ford

    1. ★ Grenadier Red
      #932824
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Medium Copper
      #893727
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7623 CP
      #912d29
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. 2443 CP
      #952d1e
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  11. Sikkens

    1. C2.60.25
      #8e2424
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. C2.50.25
      #832824
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
  12. Resene

    1. Dawnbreaker R44-074-036
      #813125
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  13. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Red Rythum 4-16
      #8d2f2b
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  14. Dulux

    1. African Adventure 2
      #873627
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Volcanic Splash 2
      #91302c
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  15. Caparol

    1. 45 25 21 / Barolo 70
      #8c342c
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. Sangria Red
      #962624
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Classy Red - 2913
      #911f21
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  18. AMC

    1. Autumn Red
      #7f2c23
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. Cardinal Red
      #931f21
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  19. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 30152
      #843320
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  20. Mylands of London

    1. Deep Red
      #8e2a2a
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  21. Dutch Boy

    1. Brownberry Path
      #813527
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 7.4%

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#8b2b21 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b2b21 foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #8b2b21">…</p>

#8b2b21 background

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="background-color: #8b2b21">…</p>

#8b2b21 shadow

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b2b21">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9120545
Binary
10001011, 00101011, 00100001
Hexadecimal
#8b2b21
LRV
≈ 7.3%
Closest short hex
#832 ΔE = 2.344
RGB
rgb(139, 43, 33)
RGBA
rgba(139, 43, 33, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.647, g: 0.200, b: 0.153
RYB
red: 0.545%, yellow: 0.173%, blue: 0.129%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7656671 / 0xff8b2b21
HSL
hsl(6, 62%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(6, 62%, 34%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 6° (5.660), saturation: 76% (0.763), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 5.660, saturation: 76.259%, perceived brightness: 32.779%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 14.975, S: 77.224, L: 32.543
Cubehelix
H: -2.507, S: 0.810, L: 0.277
TSL
T: 3.850, S: 0.457, L: 0.277
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 69% (0.691), yellow: 76% (0.763), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 87% (0.871)
XYZ
X: 11.787, Y: 7.328, Z: 2.232
xyY
x: 0.552, y: 0.343, Y: 7.328
CIELab
L: 32.543, a: 40.105, b: 28.955
CIELuv
L: 32.543, u: 71.640, v: 19.162
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.543, C: 49.465, H: 35.829
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.543, C: 74.158, H: 14.975
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.071, a: 30.349, b: 14.060
CIECAM02
J: 25.610, C: 54.620, h: 29.770, Q: 99.705, M: 47.765, s: 69.214, H: 12.273
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.827, jaune: 3.653, green: -7.355
LMS
L: 11.423, M: 4.160, S: 2.330
YCbCr
Y: 76.629, Cb: 109.402, Cr: 170.854
YCgCo
Y: 64.500, Cg: -21.500, Co: 61.250
YDbDr
Y: 70.564, Db: -56.530, Dr: -130.138
YPbPr
Y: 62.728, Pb: -16.040, Pr: 48.460
xvYCC
Y: 69.872, Cb: 113.910, Cr: 170.569
YIQ
Y: 70.564, I: 60.401, Q: 17.188
YUV
Y: 70.564, U: -18.484, V: 60.040
Munsell Color System
7.5R 3/10 ΔE = 3.644
Brand Color
Readability ΔE = 5.675

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