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#a2221c Hex Color Code

#a2221c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a2221c is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #a2221c is comprised of 63.53% red, 13.33% green and 10.98% blue. In the HSL color space #a2221c has a hue of 3° (degrees), 71% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 609.2 nm.

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#a2221c linear gradient to complementary #008cbe

  1. #a2221c
  2. #9d3c36
  3. #954f50
  4. #8a5f6a
  5. #786f85
  6. #5b7ea1
  7. #008cbe

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8f090f
  2. #951313
  3. #9c1b18
  4. #a2221c
  5. #a82921
  6. #af2f25
  7. #b5352a

Tones

  1. #a2221c
  2. #9a3227
  3. #913e32
  4. #87483d
  5. #7c5148
  6. #6f5854
  7. #5f5f5f

Tints and Shades

#a2221c to white

  1. #a2221c
  2. #b74c3d
  3. #cb7061
  4. #db9386
  5. #eab7ad
  6. #f6dbd5
  7. #ffffff

#a2221c to black

  1. #a2221c
  2. #862019
  3. #6b1d16
  4. #511913
  5. #38150e
  6. #210e07
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 3002 / Carmine red
      #a2231d
      ΔE = 0.200 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. ★ RAL 3001 / Signal red
      #a52019
      ΔE = 0.877 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Mars Red
      #a1251b
      ΔE = 0.689 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. ★ Red
      #a01919
      ΔE = 1.470 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Pulse R44-117-035
      #a41d19
      ΔE = 0.690 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. ★ Bonfire R45-110-038
      #a62a20
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  4. Audi

    1. ★ Tornadorot / 9301, G2, LY3D
      #a41c17
      ΔE = 0.987 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. ★ Tornado Red / LY3D
      #a9211d
      ΔE = 1.522 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Festival Red
      #9f2520
      ΔE = 1.003 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. ★ Orange
      #9a2c22
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Front Door Red
      #a6231f
      ΔE = 1.080 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. ★ Pomegranate Red
      #a61a1d
      ΔE = 1.313 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2570-Y90R
      #9f211f
      ΔE = 1.264 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. S 3060-Y90R
      #9c2b29
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  8. Tollens

    1. ★ UC006 Rouge Merlion
      #a42920
      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Henné | EE154
      #9a3022
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  9. Chrysler

    1. ★ Red
      #a52921
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. ★ Dodge Truck Red
      #a01914
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 5-b7
      #9d2a23
      ΔE = 1.612 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. 6-b7
      #9d2a15
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ C4.60.30
      #9d2923
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. C3.57.31
      #a52e28
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  12. Earthborn

    1. ★ Riding Hood
      #9c2c1f
      ΔE = 1.667 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  13. Plascon

    1. ★ Hot Terracotta R5-C1-1
      #a02014
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. French Kiss R6-C1-1
      #a42410
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  14. AMC

    1. ★ President Red
      #a11713
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Oriental Red
      #aa2b25
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  15. Revell

    1. ★ Revell 37131
      #ab1f1c
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  16. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 11136
      #a32b25
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  17. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Tropic Orange
      #9f2f21
      ΔE = 2.059 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Daytona Red
      #9f1e22
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4857
      #9d1818
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 4814
      #aa111f
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  19. Designers Guild

    1. Ladybird
      #a91c11
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  20. Fender

    1. 54 / Dakota Red
      #ae0315
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  21. Pantone / PMS

    1. 484 C
      #9a3324
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. 1805
      #ad2624
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  22. Magnolia Home

    1. Brave And Bold / JG-32
      #a62c29
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Red Carriage 3-15
      #961f19
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 7.5%

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#a2221c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a2221c foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #a2221c">…</p>

#a2221c background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #a2221c">…</p>

#a2221c shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a2221c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10625564
Binary
10100010, 00100010, 00011100
Hexadecimal
#a2221c
LRV
≈ 8.9%
Closest short hex
#a22 ΔE = 2.126
RGB
rgb(162, 34, 28)
RGBA
rgba(162, 34, 28, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.723, g: 0.152, b: 0.125
RYB
red: 0.635%, yellow: 0.134%, blue: 0.110%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6151652 / 0xffa2221c
HSL
hsl(3, 71%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(3, 71%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 3° (2.687), saturation: 83% (0.827), value: 64% (0.635)
HSP
hue: 2.687, saturation: 82.716%, perceived brightness: 36.399%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 13.113, S: 85.617, L: 35.814
Cubehelix
H: -5.559, S: 1.039, L: 0.281
TSL
T: 3.902, S: 0.577, L: 0.281
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 79% (0.790), yellow: 83% (0.827), key: 36% (0.365)
CMY
cyan: 36% (0.365), magenta: 87% (0.867), yellow: 89% (0.890)
XYZ
X: 15.684, Y: 8.912, Z: 1.993
xyY
x: 0.590, y: 0.335, Y: 8.912
CIELab
L: 35.814, a: 50.911, b: 36.628
CIELuv
L: 35.814, u: 95.920, v: 22.345
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.814, C: 62.718, H: 35.734
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.814, C: 98.488, H: 13.113
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.853, a: 41.537, b: 16.939
CIECAM02
J: 28.876, C: 70.036, h: 29.091, Q: 105.871, M: 61.245, s: 76.058, H: 11.393
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.767, jaune: 4.467, green: -9.603
LMS
L: 14.998, M: 4.105, S: 2.128
YCbCr
Y: 77.514, Cb: 106.422, Cr: 184.618
YCgCo
Y: 64.500, Cg: -30.500, Co: 74.000
YDbDr
Y: 71.588, Db: -65.598, Dr: -171.926
YPbPr
Y: 60.832, Pb: -17.720, Pr: 64.276
xvYCC
Y: 68.244, Cb: 112.434, Cr: 184.462
YIQ
Y: 71.588, I: 78.179, Q: 25.200
YUV
Y: 71.588, U: -21.448, V: 79.320
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/16 ΔE = 3.879
Brand Color
Readability ΔE = 4.939

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