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#972c2b Hex Color Code

#972c2b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #972c2b is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #972c2b is comprised of 59.22% red, 17.25% green and 16.86% blue. In the HSL color space #972c2b has a hue of 1° (degrees), 56% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 610.69 nm.

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#972c2b linear gradient to complementary #009ec2

  1. #972c2b
  2. #944442
  3. #8e585a
  4. #846b73
  5. #737c8c
  6. #578da7
  7. #009ec2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #851a1e
  2. #8b2022
  3. #912627
  4. #972c2b
  5. #9d322f
  6. #a33734
  7. #a93c39

Tones

  1. #972c2b
  2. #903834
  3. #89423d
  4. #814b45
  5. #78534f
  6. #6d5a58
  7. #616161

Tints and Shades

#972c2b to white

  1. #972c2b
  2. #ad514a
  3. #c1736b
  4. #d3958e
  5. #e3b8b2
  6. #f2dbd8
  7. #ffffff

#972c2b to black

  1. #972c2b
  2. #7d2725
  3. #64221f
  4. #4b1c19
  5. #341613
  6. #1f0f0b
  7. #000000

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  1. Ford

    1. ★ Bright Poppy Red
      #972a27
      ΔE = 0.992 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. ★ Grenadier Red
      #932824
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Casino Red
      #972a27
      ΔE = 0.992 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. ★ Dodge Truck Red
      #972626
      ΔE = 1.294 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  3. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Red Box / A61
      #94302f
      ΔE = 1.139 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. ★ Red Stop / A73
      #97342c
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  4. AMC

    1. ★ Sebring Red
      #962826
      ΔE = 1.223 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Cardinal Red
      #931f21
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-Y90R
      #9c2b29
      ΔE = 1.308 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ Volcanic Splash 2
      #91302c
      ΔE = 1.344 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Ruby Fountain 2
      #991b25
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7623 CP
      #912d29
      ΔE = 1.392 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. ★ 704 C
      #9e2b2f
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3164 Rapture 07YR 10/489
      #992d30
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Cranberry Zing 14YR 10/434
      #913736
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / S 1580-R
      #9c2c2f
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sangria Red
      #962624
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ C0.50.30
      #9b3031
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. C4.60.30
      #9d2923
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  12. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ R15 Crimson
      #9e2428
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4836
      #a0272b
      ΔE = 1.931 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 4842
      #a2222b
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  14. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Mai Tai / RLIB228
      #923332
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Red Rythum 4-16
      #8d2f2b
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Vintage Claret 3-13
      #992f35
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  16. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Fraise
      #973234
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  17. Audi

    1. ★ Garnet Red Pearl / 9C9C, LZ3F
      #8e3230
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Tartan Red
      #972822
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Coppertone
      #8f3631
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  19. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Deep Red
      #8e2a2a
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  20. Green Planet Paints

    1. Cochineal
      #9d232d
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  21. Focoltone

    1. 3344
      #8e332b
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  22. Levis

    1. Lush Red
      #8d302f
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  23. Volkswagen

    1. Bahia Red
      #932321
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Daytona Red
      #9f1e22
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  24. Resene

    1. Thunderbird R47-117-038
      #923830
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Vermilion R44-148-034
      #922a31
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  25. Caparol

    1. 45 25 21 / Barolo 70
      #8c342c
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  26. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10811
      #8f2e31
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. CF10831
      #913931
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  27. TRUMATCH

    1. 5-b7
      #9d2a23
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  28. Tollens

    1. T2075-5
      #a32029
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  29. Krylon

    1. Brick
      #8d3731
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  30. Dutch Boy

    1. Cranberry Punch
      #913034
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  31. Homebase

    1. Lacquer Red
      #991c20
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  32. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Bolero - 7600
      #903934
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 9.1%

#972c2b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#972c2b foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #972c2b">…</p>

#972c2b background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #972c2b">…</p>

#972c2b shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #972c2b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9907243
Binary
10010111, 00101100, 00101011
Hexadecimal
#972c2b
LRV
≈ 8.6%
Closest short hex
#933 ΔE = 2.077
RGB
rgb(151, 44, 43)
RGBA
rgba(151, 44, 43, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.634, g: 0.185, b: 0.181
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.173%, blue: 0.169%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6869973 / 0xff972c2b
HSL
hsl(1, 56%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(1, 56%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 1° (0.556), saturation: 72% (0.715), value: 59% (0.592)
HSP
hue: 0.556, saturation: 71.523%, perceived brightness: 35.435%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 12.443, S: 69.452, L: 35.117
Cubehelix
H: -7.656, S: 0.825, L: 0.298
TSL
T: 3.937, S: 0.450, L: 0.298
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 71% (0.709), yellow: 72% (0.715), key: 41% (0.408)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 83% (0.831)
XYZ
X: 14.101, Y: 8.557, Z: 3.194
xyY
x: 0.545, y: 0.331, Y: 8.557
CIELab
L: 35.117, a: 44.357, b: 26.450
CIELuv
L: 35.117, u: 79.039, v: 17.440
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.117, C: 51.645, H: 30.808
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.117, C: 80.941, H: 12.443
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.253, a: 34.851, b: 14.003
CIECAM02
J: 27.986, C: 58.129, h: 25.335, Q: 104.227, M: 50.833, s: 69.836, H: 6.567
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.856, jaune: 3.229, green: -8.289
LMS
L: 13.490, M: 4.624, S: 3.300
YCbCr
Y: 81.197, Cb: 111.725, Cr: 175.044
YCgCo
Y: 70.500, Cg: -26.500, Co: 64.750
YDbDr
Y: 75.879, Db: -49.483, Dr: -142.848
YPbPr
Y: 66.719, Pb: -12.805, Pr: 53.546
xvYCC
Y: 73.300, Cb: 116.752, Cr: 175.036
YIQ
Y: 75.879, I: 64.063, Q: 22.315
YUV
Y: 75.879, U: -16.178, V: 65.905
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/10 ΔE = 4.906
Brand Color
Readability ΔE = 7.299

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