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#9a231e Hex Color Code

#9a231e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9a231e is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #9a231e is comprised of 60.39% red, 13.73% green and 11.76% blue. In the HSL color space #9a231e has a hue of 2° (degrees), 67% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 609.23 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#9a231e linear gradient to complementary #008ab8

  1. #9a231e
  2. #953b36
  3. #8e4e4f
  4. #835e68
  5. #726d82
  6. #567c9d
  7. #008ab8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #880e11
  2. #8e1616
  3. #941d1a
  4. #9a231e
  5. #a02922
  6. #a62f27
  7. #ac342b

Tones

  1. #9a231e
  2. #923228
  3. #8a3d32
  4. #81463d
  5. #764e47
  6. #6a5551
  7. #5c5c5c

Tints and Shades

#9a231e to white

  1. #9a231e
  2. #b04c3f
  3. #c46f62
  4. #d69387
  5. #e6b6ad
  6. #f4dad5
  7. #ffffff

#9a231e to black

  1. #9a231e
  2. #7f211a
  3. #661d17
  4. #4d1913
  5. #36140f
  6. #200e08
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2570-Y90R
      #9f211f
      ΔE = 1.082 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. S 3060-Y90R
      #9c2b29
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Graphic Red
      #9f191b
      ΔE = 1.373 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. ★ Bright Red
      #992725
      ΔE = 1.577 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  3. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Red Carriage 3-15
      #961f19
      ΔE = 1.458 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4857
      #9d1818
      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 4849
      #a01a25
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  5. AMC

    1. ★ Lipstick
      #9f1f19
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. ★ Sebring Red
      #962826
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ C4.60.30
      #9d2923
      ΔE = 1.495 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. ★ C4.55.30
      #922b21
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 5-b7
      #9d2a23
      ΔE = 1.624 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. 4-b7
      #952916
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sangria Red
      #962624
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Pomegranate Red
      #a61a1d
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  9. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Daytona Red
      #9f1e22
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. ★ Bahia Red
      #932321
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  10. Homebase

    1. ★ Lacquer Red
      #991c20
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  11. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 3002 / Carmine red
      #a2231d
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. RAL 3001 / Signal red
      #a52019
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  12. Ford

    1. ★ Candy Apple Red
      #981815
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. ★ Vermillion Red
      #a4181b
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  13. Earthborn

    1. ★ Riding Hood
      #9c2c1f
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  14. Tollens

    1. ★ T2071-4
      #9d1019
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. ★ T2072-6
      #a2111a
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2443 CP
      #952d1e
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 704
      #9e2629
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  16. Resene

    1. Pulse R44-117-035
      #a41d19
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Cracker R45-088-034
      #963128
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  17. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Mephiston Red
      #9a1115
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  18. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Cardinal - 2908
      #9d101c
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  19. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Orange
      #971614
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Bright Red
      #941714
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  20. Audi

    1. Tornadorot / 9301, G2, LY3D
      #a41c17
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  21. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. R15 Crimson
      #9e2428
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  22. Plascon

    1. Hot Terracotta R5-C1-1
      #a02014
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  23. Duron

    1. Fireweed
      #8d2b22
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  24. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 11136
      #a32b25
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  25. Crown Paint

    1. Flame Red
      #951313
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 6.9%

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#9a231e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9a231e foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #9a231e">…</p>

#9a231e background

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #9a231e">…</p>

#9a231e shadow

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9a231e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10101534
Binary
10011010, 00100011, 00011110
Hexadecimal
#9a231e
LRV
≈ 8.2%
Closest short hex
#922 ΔE = 1.340
RGB
rgb(154, 35, 30)
RGBA
rgba(154, 35, 30, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.703, g: 0.160, b: 0.137
RYB
red: 0.604%, yellow: 0.138%, blue: 0.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6675682 / 0xff9a231e
HSL
hsl(2, 67%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(2, 67%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 2° (2.419), saturation: 81% (0.805), value: 60% (0.604)
HSP
hue: 2.419, saturation: 80.519%, perceived brightness: 34.884%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 13.098, S: 82.519, L: 34.330
Cubehelix
H: -5.826, S: 0.977, L: 0.275
TSL
T: 3.906, S: 0.548, L: 0.275
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 77% (0.773), yellow: 81% (0.805), key: 40% (0.396)
CMY
cyan: 40% (0.396), magenta: 86% (0.863), yellow: 88% (0.882)
XYZ
X: 14.164, Y: 8.168, Z: 2.059
xyY
x: 0.581, y: 0.335, Y: 8.168
CIELab
L: 34.330, a: 48.141, b: 33.494
CIELuv
L: 34.330, u: 88.691, v: 20.636
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.330, C: 58.646, H: 34.828
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.330, C: 91.060, H: 13.098
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.580, a: 38.446, b: 15.735
CIECAM02
J: 27.466, C: 65.817, h: 28.402, Q: 103.254, M: 57.556, s: 74.661, H: 10.503
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.785, jaune: 4.099, green: -9.059
LMS
L: 13.554, M: 3.912, S: 2.178
YCbCr
Y: 76.158, Cb: 108.193, Cr: 180.596
YCgCo
Y: 63.500, Cg: -28.500, Co: 69.500
YDbDr
Y: 70.011, Db: -60.215, Dr: -159.712
YPbPr
Y: 59.987, Pb: -16.185, Pr: 59.730
xvYCC
Y: 67.518, Cb: 113.783, Cr: 180.469
YIQ
Y: 70.011, I: 72.497, Q: 23.608
YUV
Y: 70.011, U: -19.688, V: 73.685
Munsell Color System
7.5R 3/12 ΔE = 5.273
Brand Color
Readability ΔE = 4.726

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