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#a00228 Hex Color Code

#a00228 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a00228 is a medium dark shade of pink-red. In the RGB color model #a00228 is comprised of 62.75% red, 0.78% green and 15.69% blue. In the HSL color space #a00228 has a hue of 346° (degrees), 98% saturation and 32% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 629.56 nm.

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#a00228 linear gradient to complementary #0087a2

  1. #a00228
  2. #99303b
  3. #8f474e
  4. #825962
  5. #706a77
  6. #53798c
  7. #0087a2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8e001c
  2. #940020
  3. #9a0024
  4. #a00228
  5. #a60f2c
  6. #ac1830
  7. #b22035

Tones

  1. #a00228
  2. #95222e
  3. #8a3135
  4. #7e3c3c
  5. #714443
  6. #624b4a
  7. #515151

Tints and Shades

#a00228 to White

  1. #a00228
  2. #b64147
  3. #c96968
  4. #da8e8c
  5. #e9b3b1
  6. #f5d9d7
  7. #ffffff

#a00228 to Black

  1. #a00228
  2. #840e22
  3. #6a121d
  4. #501318
  5. #371112
  6. #210c0a
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.134 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
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      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
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      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
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      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
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      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
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      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
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      #9f021e
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 7.5%

#a00228 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a00228 foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #a00228">…</p>

#a00228 background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #a00228">…</p>

#a00228 shadow

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a00228">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10486312
Binary
10100000, 00000010, 00101000
Hexadecimal
#a00228
LRV
≈ 7.7%
Closest short hex
#902 ΔE = 2.044
RGB
rgb(160, 2, 40)
RGBA
rgba(160, 2, 40, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.792, g: 0.010, b: 0.198
RYB
red: 0.627%, yellow: 0.008%, blue: 0.157%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6290904 / 0xffa00228
HSL
hsl(346, 98%, 32%)
HSLA
hsla(346, 98%%, 32%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 346° (345.570), saturation: 99% (0.988), value: 63% (0.627)
HSP
hue: 345.570, saturation: 98.750%, perceived brightness: 34.721%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 7.716, S: 99.156, L: 33.292
Cubehelix
H: -23.359, S: 1.406, L: 0.210
TSL
T: 4.182, S: 0.753, L: 0.210
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 99% (0.988), yellow: 75% (0.750), key: 37% (0.373)
CMY
cyan: 37% (0.373), magenta: 99% (0.992), yellow: 84% (0.843)
XYZ
X: 14.904, Y: 7.673, Z: 2.703
xyY
x: 0.590, y: 0.304, Y: 7.673
CIELab
L: 33.292, a: 57.158, b: 26.640
CIELuv
L: 33.292, u: 101.199, v: 13.711
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 33.292, C: 63.061, H: 24.989
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 33.292, C: 102.123, H: 7.716
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.700, a: 47.567, b: 13.603
CIECAM02
J: 26.950, C: 75.985, h: 19.654, Q: 102.279, M: 66.448, s: 80.602, H: 399.490
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.816, jaune: 2.823, green: -11.519
LMS
L: 13.779, M: 2.555, S: 2.808
YCbCr
Y: 62.048, Cb: 121.298, Cr: 194.664
YCgCo
Y: 51.000, Cg: -49.000, Co: 70.000
YDbDr
Y: 53.574, Db: -20.446, Dr: -202.368
YPbPr
Y: 38.390, Pb: 0.830, Pr: 77.252
xvYCC
Y: 48.970, Cb: 128.729, Cr: 195.861
YIQ
Y: 53.574, I: 81.915, Q: 45.233
YUV
Y: 53.574, U: -6.679, V: 93.370
Munsell Color System
7.5R 3/12 ΔE = 5.597
Brand Color
Readability ΔE = 8.615

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