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#a00000 Hex Color Code

#a00000 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a00000 is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #a00000 is comprised of 62.75% red, 0% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #a00000 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 100% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 611.37 nm. This color is used in the Imperial College London seal.

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#a00000 linear gradient to complementary #0069a0

  1. #a00000
  2. #98271f
  3. #8e3938
  4. #814751
  5. #6f536b
  6. #535f85
  7. #0069a0

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8e0000
  2. #940000
  3. #9a0000
  4. #a00000
  5. #a60d04
  6. #ac1609
  7. #b21e0e

Tones

  1. #a00000
  2. #962111
  3. #8b301e
  4. #7f3a2b
  5. #724337
  6. #634a44
  7. #505050

Tints and Shades

#a00000 to white

  1. #a00000
  2. #b74029
  3. #cc6750
  4. #dd8d79
  5. #ecb3a4
  6. #f7d8d1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a00000 to black

  1. #a00000
  2. #850d02
  3. #6a1104
  4. #511204
  5. #391103
  6. #220c01
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Focoltone

    1. ★ 7035
      #9f0004
      ΔE = 0.730 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. 7041
      #950003
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Red
      #a40000
      ΔE = 0.958 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Bright Red
      #941714
      ΔE = 3.661 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  3. Matra

    1. ★ Clementine / 510
      #9d0f00
      ΔE = 0.989 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  4. Berkley

    1. ★ Berkley Orange / 1963
      #9b0700
      ΔE = 1.017 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Red Statement 3-16
      #a50004
      ΔE = 1.275 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Grenadier Red 3-14
      #8e110e
      ΔE = 4.333 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  6. HKS

    1. ★ 12K
      #990a03
      ΔE = 1.443 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. 22K
      #a90b09
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ Weinrot / Weinrot Ava
      #a40c04
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. 39 41 29 / Grenadin 95
      #a42004
      ΔE = 3.532 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  8. Porsche

    1. ★ Arancio Ishtar Orange / W17
      #9e1600
      ΔE = 1.719 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  9. Piaggio

    1. ★ Arancio / 953
      #a41400
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Arancio Fruit / 946/A
      #b20a00
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  10. Lamborghini

    1. Arancio Miura / 2449055
      #a31700
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Arancio Diablo / 231240
      #8a0600
      ΔE = 5.091 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  11. AMC

    1. President Red
      #a11713
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Lipstick
      #9f1f19
      ΔE = 3.736 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  12. Chrysler

    1. Red
      #a11713
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Red
      #a11a16
      ΔE = 3.287 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  13. Ski-Doo

    1. Bombardier Orange / B228
      #aa0c00
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  14. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Redwing - 2909
      #98010d
      ΔE = 3.101 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Cardinal - 2908
      #9d101c
      ΔE = 4.947 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  15. Great Wall

    1. Maple Leaf Red / 0105A
      #910f00
      ΔE = 3.122 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  16. Plascon

    1. Hot Terracotta R5-C1-1
      #a02014
      ΔE = 3.163 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Merry Go Round R4-C1-1
      #901818
      ΔE = 4.937 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  17. UNKNOWN

    1. Bmw Feuerorange Uni / M08
      #a81700
      ΔE = 3.308 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Aprilia Rosso 7
      #8d0501
      ΔE = 4.422 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  18. Old Citadel

    1. Red Gore
      #940008
      ΔE = 3.390 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  19. Rackham

    1. Natural Leather (34)
      #940008
      ΔE = 3.390 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  20. Reaper Master

    1. Carnage Red (9135)
      #940008
      ΔE = 3.390 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  21. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Gory Red (011)
      #940008
      ΔE = 3.390 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  22. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Cavalry Brown (982)
      #940008
      ΔE = 3.390 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  23. RAL

    1. RAL 3013 / Tomato red
      #a12312
      ΔE = 3.407 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. RAL 3002 / Carmine red
      #a2231d
      ΔE = 4.653 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  24. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Mephiston Red
      #9a1115
      ΔE = 3.486 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. Wazdakka Red
      #8c0a0c
      ΔE = 5.004 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  25. Volkswagen

    1. Bahia Red
      #981816
      ΔE = 3.493 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Orange
      #9f2f18
      ΔE = 5.155 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  26. Crown Paint

    1. Flame Red
      #951313
      ΔE = 3.594 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  27. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4857
      #9d1818
      ΔE = 3.623 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 4856
      #9e141c
      ΔE = 4.685 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  28. Audi

    1. Tornadorot / 9301, G2, LY3D
      #a41c17
      ΔE = 3.725 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  29. Sikkens

    1. C4.65.30
      #9c211a
      ΔE = 3.850 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. C4.55.30
      #922b20
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  30. Designers Guild

    1. Ladybird
      #a91c11
      ΔE = 3.876 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  31. Samsung

    1. Orange / MOR
      #ac1500
      ΔE = 3.932 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  32. Resene

    1. Pulse R44-117-035
      #a41d19
      ΔE = 4.046 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  33. TRUMATCH

    1. 6-b7
      #9d2a15
      ΔE = 4.107 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. 5-a6
      #a70017
      ΔE = 4.234 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  34. Ford

    1. Ford Red
      #a91a16
      ΔE = 4.167 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Vermillion Red
      #a4181b
      ΔE = 4.395 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  35. Tollens

    1. T2071-4
      #9d1019
      ΔE = 4.220 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Mara des bois | EE158
      #ab0e1a
      ΔE = 4.894 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  36. Fender

    1. 70 / Cadmium Orange
      #ac1a00
      ΔE = 4.399 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. 54 / Dakota Red
      #ae0315
      ΔE = 4.514 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  37. Iveco

    1. Arancio Spassoso / 52469
      #8b0f00
      ΔE = 4.505 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. Arancio / 52132
      #b21500
      ΔE = 5.216 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  38. Glidden

    1. Cranberry Zing
      #950714
      ΔE = 4.522 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  39. Duron

    1. Roycroft Copper Red
      #912e17
      ΔE = 4.704 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  40. Bitter

    1. Inka / 68-202
      #b01400
      ΔE = 4.711 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  41. Dr

    1. Juhuang / 2009
      #b01500
      ΔE = 4.784 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  42. Flügger

    1. Rubinrød (U-786)
      #892112
      ΔE = 4.788 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
  43. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2570-Y90R
      #9f211f
      ΔE = 4.857 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. S 1580-R
      #a60f1d
      ΔE = 5.129 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  44. Tata

    1. Dawn Glow / 200
      #891200
      ΔE = 4.867 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  45. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2443 CP
      #952d1e
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 484
      #9c301a
      ΔE = 5.156 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  46. Valspar Paint

    1. Pomegranate Red
      #a61a1d
      ΔE = 4.898 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  47. Earthborn

    1. Riding Hood
      #9c2c1f
      ΔE = 5.027 / LRV ≈ 9.0%

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#a00000 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a00000 foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #a00000">…</p>

#a00000 background

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #a00000">…</p>

#a00000 shadow

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a00000">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10485760
Binary
10100000, 00000000, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#a00000
LRV
≈ 7.5%
Closest short hex
#910 ΔE = 1.555
RGB
rgb(160, 0, 0)
RGBA
rgba(160, 0, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 1.000, g: 0.000, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 62.745%, yellow: 0.000%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6291456 / 0xffa00000
HSL
hsl(0, 100%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 100%, 31%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 63% (0.627)
HSP
hue: 360.000, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 34.310%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 12.174, S: 100.001, L: 32.867
Cubehelix
H: -8.190, S: 1.681, L: 0.188
TSL
T: 3.946, S: 1.000, L: 0.188
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 37% (0.373)
CMY
cyan: 37% (0.373), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 14.499, Y: 7.476, Z: 0.680
xyY
x: 0.640, y: 0.330, Y: 7.476
CIELab
L: 32.867, a: 56.526, b: 46.946
CIELuv
L: 32.867, u: 108.042, v: 23.308
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.867, C: 73.479, H: 39.711
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.867, C: 110.528, H: 12.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.343, a: 46.805, b: 17.666
CIECAM02
J: 26.523, C: 83.650, h: 32.137, Q: 101.466, M: 73.151, s: 84.908, H: 15.356
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.670, jaune: 5.491, green: -10.912
LMS
L: 13.726, M: 2.493, S: 0.814
YCbCr
Y: 57.120, Cb: 104.320, Cr: 198.240
YCoCg
Y: 40.000, Cg: -40.000, Co: 80.000
YDbDr
Y: 47.840, Db: -72.000, Dr: -213.280
YPbPr
Y: 34.080, Pb: -18.400, Pr: 80.000
xvYCC
Y: 45.269, Cb: 111.837, Cr: 198.275
YIQ
Y: 47.840, I: 95.315, Q: 33.833
YUV
Y: 47.840, U: -23.541, V: 98.400
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/16 ΔE = 6.226
Brand Color
Readability ΔE = 0.966

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