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#9c231b Hex Color Code

#9c231b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9c231b is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #9c231b is comprised of 61.18% red, 13.73% green and 10.59% blue. In the HSL color space #9c231b has a hue of 4° (degrees), 70% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 608.35 nm.

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#9c231b linear gradient to complementary #0086b7

  1. #9c231b
  2. #973a34
  3. #8f4c4d
  4. #845c66
  5. #736b80
  6. #57789b
  7. #0086b7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8a0d0e
  2. #901512
  3. #961d17
  4. #9c231b
  5. #a2291f
  6. #a82f24
  7. #ae3528

Tones

  1. #9c231b
  2. #943226
  3. #8c3d31
  4. #82463b
  5. #774e46
  6. #6b5551
  7. #5c5c5c

Tints and Shades

#9c231b to white

  1. #9c231b
  2. #b24c3c
  3. #c67060
  4. #d89385
  5. #e7b6ac
  6. #f4dad5
  7. #ffffff

#9c231b to black

  1. #9c231b
  2. #812118
  3. #671d15
  4. #4e1912
  5. #36150e
  6. #210e07
  7. #000000

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  1. AMC

    1. ★ Lipstick
      #9f1f19
      ΔE = 0.710 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. ★ President Red
      #a11713
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Ford Red
      #9d2520
      ΔE = 1.105 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. ★ Toreador Red
      #9a1615
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2570-Y90R
      #9f211f
      ΔE = 1.293 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. S 3560-Y70R
      #9b301f
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4850
      #a01d1d
      ΔE = 1.373 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. ★ 4843
      #9f2022
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  5. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 3002 / Carmine red
      #a2231d
      ΔE = 1.385 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. ★ RAL 3001 / Signal red
      #a52019
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Dodge Truck Red
      #a01914
      ΔE = 1.521 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Dodge Truck Red
      #972626
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  7. Earthborn

    1. ★ Riding Hood
      #9c2c1f
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Pulse R44-117-035
      #a41d19
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Bonfire R45-110-038
      #a62a20
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  9. Plascon

    1. ★ Hot Terracotta R5-C1-1
      #a02014
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  10. Sikkens

    1. ★ C4.60.30
      #9d2923
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. ★ C4.55.30
      #922b21
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 5-b7
      #9d2a23
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. 6-b7
      #9d2a15
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Red Carriage 3-15
      #961f19
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  13. Audi

    1. ★ Tornadorot / 9301, G2, LY3D
      #a41c17
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Tornado Red / LY3D
      #a9211d
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2443 CP
      #952d1e
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 484 C
      #9a3324
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  15. Tollens

    1. ★ Henné | EE154
      #9a3022
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. T2071-4
      #9d1019
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. Front Door Red
      #a6231f
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Sangria Red
      #962624
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  17. Volkswagen

    1. Tropic Orange
      #9f2f21
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Bahia Red
      #932321
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Orange
      #971614
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Bright Red
      #941714
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  19. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Mephiston Red
      #9a1115
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  20. Homebase

    1. Lacquer Red
      #991c20
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  21. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 11136
      #a32b25
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  22. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Cardinal - 2908
      #9d101c
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 7.6%

#9c231b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9c231b foreground

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

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #9c231b">…</p>

#9c231b background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #9c231b">…</p>

#9c231b shadow

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9c231b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10232603
Binary
10011100, 00100011, 00011011
Hexadecimal
#9c231b
LRV
≈ 8.4%
Closest short hex
#921 ΔE = 2.197
RGB
rgb(156, 35, 27)
RGBA
rgba(156, 35, 27, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.716, g: 0.161, b: 0.124
RYB
red: 0.612%, yellow: 0.139%, blue: 0.106%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6544613 / 0xff9c231b
HSL
hsl(4, 70%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(4, 70%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 4° (3.721), saturation: 83% (0.827), value: 61% (0.612)
HSP
hue: 3.721, saturation: 82.692%, perceived brightness: 35.248%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 13.542, S: 85.501, L: 34.704
Cubehelix
H: -4.514, S: 1.003, L: 0.276
TSL
T: 3.884, S: 0.563, L: 0.276
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 78% (0.776), yellow: 83% (0.827), key: 39% (0.388)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 86% (0.863), yellow: 89% (0.894)
XYZ
X: 14.511, Y: 8.351, Z: 1.885
xyY
x: 0.586, y: 0.337, Y: 8.351
CIELab
L: 34.704, a: 48.679, b: 35.686
CIELuv
L: 34.704, u: 90.800, v: 21.869
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.704, C: 60.359, H: 36.245
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.704, C: 93.397, H: 13.542
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.899, a: 39.057, b: 16.363
CIECAM02
J: 27.811, C: 67.241, h: 29.627, Q: 103.900, M: 58.801, s: 75.229, H: 12.088
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.771, jaune: 4.380, green: -9.128
LMS
L: 13.915, M: 3.978, S: 2.010
YCbCr
Y: 76.378, Cb: 106.580, Cr: 181.687
YCgCo
Y: 63.250, Cg: -28.250, Co: 71.250
YDbDr
Y: 70.267, Db: -65.114, Dr: -163.029
YPbPr
Y: 60.197, Pb: -17.915, Pr: 60.868
xvYCC
Y: 67.699, Cb: 112.263, Cr: 181.468
YIQ
Y: 70.267, I: 74.652, Q: 23.097
YUV
Y: 70.267, U: -21.290, V: 75.215
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/16 ΔE = 5.060
Brand Color
Readability ΔE = 4.305

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