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Crimson red / #990000 / #900 Hex Color Code

#990000 Paint ChipThe color crimson red with hexadecimal color code #990000 / #900 is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #990000 is comprised of 60% red, 0% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #990000 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 100% saturation and 30% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 611.37 nm.

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#990000 linear gradient to complementary #006599

  1. #990000
  2. #92251d
  3. #883736
  4. #7c444e
  5. #6a5066
  6. #4f5b7f
  7. #006599

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #880000
  2. #8e0000
  3. #930000
  4. #990000
  5. #9f0b04
  6. #a41509
  7. #aa1c0d

Tones

  1. #990000
  2. #8f1f10
  3. #852e1d
  4. #7a3829
  5. #6d4035
  6. #5f4741
  7. #4d4d4d

Tints and Shades

#990000 to white

  1. #990000
  2. #b13e29
  3. #c76650
  4. #d98c79
  5. #e9b2a3
  6. #f6d8d0
  7. #ffffff

#990000 to black

  1. #990000
  2. #7f0c02
  3. #661103
  4. #4e1203
  5. #371002
  6. #220b01
  7. #000000

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    2. ★ Red
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      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  5. Focoltone

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    2. ★ 7035
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    1. ★ Pompeii Red - 2911
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      ΔE = 1.224 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
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      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
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  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 36 38 21 / Barolo 95
      #900c00
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
    2. 40 33 31 / Englischrot 10
      #942004
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  10. Matra

    1. ★ Clementine / 510
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      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
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    1. ★ Natural Leather (34)
      #940008
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
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    1. ★ Red Gore
      #940008
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
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      #940008
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
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      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
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      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
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      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
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      #951313
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
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      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 5.8%

#990000 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#990000 foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #900">…</p>

#990000 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: #900">…</p>

#990000 shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #900">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10027008
Binary
10011001, 00000000, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#990000 / #900
LRV
≈ 6.8%
RGB
rgb(153, 0, 0)
RGBA
rgba(153, 0, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 1.000, g: 0.000, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.600%, yellow: 0.000%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6750208 / 0xff990000
HSL
hsl(0, 100%, 30%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 100%, 30%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 60% (0.600)
HSP
hue: 360.000, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 32.809%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 12.174, S: 100.001, L: 31.288
Cubehelix
H: -8.190, S: 1.664, L: 0.180
TSL
T: 3.946, S: 1.000, L: 0.179
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 40% (0.400)
CMY
cyan: 40% (0.400), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 13.139, Y: 6.775, Z: 0.616
xyY
x: 0.640, y: 0.330, Y: 6.775
CIELab
L: 31.288, a: 54.699, b: 45.136
CIELuv
L: 31.288, u: 102.852, v: 22.188
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 31.288, C: 70.918, H: 39.528
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 31.288, C: 105.218, H: 12.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.028, a: 44.555, b: 16.817
CIECAM02
J: 25.117, C: 81.342, h: 32.128, Q: 98.741, M: 71.132, s: 84.876, H: 15.345
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.670, jaune: 5.313, green: -10.560
LMS
L: 12.438, M: 2.259, S: 0.737
YCbCr
Y: 55.321, Cb: 105.356, Cr: 195.167
YCgCo
Y: 38.250, Cg: -38.250, Co: 76.500
YDbDr
Y: 45.747, Db: -68.850, Dr: -203.949
YPbPr
Y: 32.589, Pb: -17.595, Pr: 76.500
xvYCC
Y: 43.988, Cb: 112.544, Cr: 195.200
YIQ
Y: 45.747, I: 91.145, Q: 32.353
YUV
Y: 45.747, U: -22.511, V: 94.095
Munsell Color System
7.5R 3/12 ΔE = 6.009
Brand Color
Readability ΔE = 0.728

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