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Dark candy apple red / #a40000 Hex Color Code

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#a40000 Paint ChipThe color dark candy apple red with hexadecimal color code #a40000 is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #a40000 is comprised of 64.31% red, 0% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #a40000 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 100% saturation and 32% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 611.37 nm.

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#a40000 linear gradient to complementary #006ca4

  1. #a40000
  2. #9c2820
  3. #923b3a
  4. #854953
  5. #72566d
  6. #566188
  7. #006ca4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #920000
  2. #980000
  3. #9e0000
  4. #a40000
  5. #aa0d04
  6. #b01709
  7. #b71f0e

Tones

  1. #a40000
  2. #992211 / #921
  3. #8e311f
  4. #823c2c
  5. #754539
  6. #654c45
  7. #525252

Tints and Shades

#a40000 to white

  1. #a40000
  2. #bb4129
  3. #cf6850
  4. #e08e79
  5. #eeb3a4
  6. #f8d9d1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a40000 to black

  1. #a40000
  2. #880d03
  3. #6d1204
  4. #521304
  5. #3a1103
  6. #230c01
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Matra

    1. ★ Clementine / 510
      #9d0f00
      ΔE = 1.424 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  2. Piaggio

    1. ★ Arancio / 953
      #a41400
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Arancio Fruit / 946/A
      #b20a00
      ΔE = 3.668 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  3. Porsche

    1. ★ Arancio Ishtar Orange / W17
      #9e1600
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  4. Lamborghini

    1. ★ Arancio Miura / 2449055
      #a31700
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  5. HKS

    1. ★ 22K
      #a90b09
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 12K
      #990a03
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  6. Berkley

    1. ★ Berkley Orange / 1963
      #9b0700
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  7. Ski-Doo

    1. ★ Bombardier Orange / B228
      #aa0c00
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  8. Iveco

    1. ★ Arancio Colas / 956
      #a91100
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Arancio / 52132
      #b21500
      ΔE = 4.286 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  9. UNKNOWN

    1. Bmw Feuerorange Uni / M08
      #a81700
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  10. AMC

    1. President Red
      #a11713
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Lipstick
      #9f1f19
      ΔE = 3.593 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  11. Chrysler

    1. Red
      #a11713
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Radiant Fire
      #a91e1e
      ΔE = 4.896 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  12. Plascon

    1. Hot Terracotta R5-C1-1
      #a02014
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. French Kiss R6-C1-1
      #a42410
      ΔE = 3.248 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  13. RAL

    1. RAL 3013 / Tomato red
      #a12312
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. RAL 3001 / Signal red
      #a52019
      ΔE = 3.783 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  14. Samsung

    1. Orange / MOR
      #ac1500
      ΔE = 3.041 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  15. Designers Guild

    1. Ladybird
      #a91c11
      ΔE = 3.150 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  16. Audi

    1. Tornadorot / 9301, G2, LY3D
      #a41c17
      ΔE = 3.339 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Volcano Red Metallic / 1G1G, 1GPA, 1GPW, LY3M
      #9d311e
      ΔE = 5.164 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  17. Caparol

    1. 40 33 31 / Englischrot 10
      #942004
      ΔE = 3.393 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. 36 38 21 / Barolo 95
      #900c00
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  18. Fender

    1. 70 / Cadmium Orange
      #ac1a00
      ΔE = 3.539 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. 54 / Dakota Red
      #ae0315
      ΔE = 3.955 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  19. Resene

    1. Pulse R44-117-035
      #a41d19
      ΔE = 3.683 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4857
      #9d1818
      ΔE = 3.744 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 4816
      #af0313
      ΔE = 3.773 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  21. Bitter

    1. Inka / 68-202
      #b01400
      ΔE = 3.786 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  22. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Redwing - 2909
      #98010d
      ΔE = 3.824 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Pompeii Red - 2911
      #940000
      ΔE = 3.861 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  23. Sikkens

    1. C4.65.30
      #9c211a
      ΔE = 3.831 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. C4.60.30
      #9c2722
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  24. Dr

    1. Juhuang / 2009
      #b01500
      ΔE = 3.863 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  25. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Mephiston Red
      #9a1115
      ΔE = 3.892 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  26. Volkswagen

    1. Bahia Red
      #981816
      ΔE = 3.894 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Orange
      #9f2f18
      ΔE = 4.687 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  27. TRUMATCH

    1. 4-b7
      #952916
      ΔE = 3.962 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. 4-a7
      #920005
      ΔE = 4.551 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  28. Great Wall

    1. Maple Leaf Red / 0105A
      #910f00
      ΔE = 4.018 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  29. Crown Paint

    1. Flame Red
      #951313
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  30. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Red Carriage 3-15
      #961f19
      ΔE = 4.247 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Grenadier Red 3-14
      #8e110e
      ΔE = 5.173 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  31. Tollens

    1. T2072-6
      #a2111a
      ΔE = 4.259 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. T2071-4
      #9d1019
      ΔE = 4.445 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  32. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Cavalry Brown (982)
      #940008
      ΔE = 4.269 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  33. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Gory Red (011)
      #940008
      ΔE = 4.269 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  34. Reaper Master

    1. Carnage Red (9135)
      #940008
      ΔE = 4.269 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  35. Rackham

    1. Natural Leather (34)
      #940008
      ΔE = 4.269 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  36. Old Citadel

    1. Red Gore
      #940008
      ΔE = 4.269 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  37. Valspar Paint

    1. Pomegranate Red
      #a61a1d
      ΔE = 4.577 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Shoe Shine
      #953219
      ΔE = 5.137 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  38. GM / General Motors

    1. Red
      #910000
      ΔE = 4.596 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Orange
      #90231a
      ΔE = 4.985 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  39. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2570-Y90R
      #9f211f
      ΔE = 4.731 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. S 3560-Y70R
      #9b301f
      ΔE = 5.080 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  40. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 49-16 C
      #9c231f
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 2443 CP
      #952d1e
      ΔE = 4.883 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  41. Ford

    1. Bright Copper
      #911613
      ΔE = 4.751 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Toreador Red
      #8e130f
      ΔE = 5.130 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  42. Revell

    1. Revell 37131
      #ab1f1c
      ΔE = 4.769 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  43. Earthborn

    1. Riding Hood
      #9c2c1f
      ΔE = 4.778 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  44. Duron

    1. Roycroft Copper Red
      #912e17
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  45. Vauxhall

    1. Brilliant Orange / 509
      #af2101
      ΔE = 4.873 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  46. Fleet

    1. A.m.n.u Giallo Arancio / SGI22007
      #b02100
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  47. Focoltone

    1. 3372
      #8c2416
      ΔE = 5.108 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. 3493
      #8c2400
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  48. Glidden

    1. Cranberry Zing
      #950714
      ΔE = 5.155 / LRV ≈ 6.6%

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#a40000 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a40000 foreground

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="color: #a40000">…</p>

#a40000 background

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #a40000">…</p>

#a40000 shadow

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a40000">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10747904
Binary
10100100, 00000000, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#a40000
LRV
≈ 7.9%
Closest short hex
#a00 ΔE = 1.420
RGB
rgb(164, 0, 0)
RGBA
rgba(164, 0, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 1.000, g: 0.000, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 64.314%, yellow: 0.000%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6029312 / 0xffa40000
HSL
hsl(0, 100%, 32%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 100%, 32%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 64% (0.643)
HSP
hue: 360.000, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 35.167%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 12.174, S: 100.001, L: 33.764
Cubehelix
H: -8.190, S: 1.690, L: 0.193
TSL
T: 3.946, S: 1.000, L: 0.192
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 36% (0.357)
CMY
cyan: 36% (0.357), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 15.312, Y: 7.895, Z: 0.718
xyY
x: 0.640, y: 0.330, Y: 7.895
CIELab
L: 33.764, a: 57.563, b: 47.947
CIELuv
L: 33.764, u: 110.989, v: 23.944
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 33.764, C: 74.916, H: 39.793
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 33.764, C: 113.543, H: 12.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.098, a: 48.099, b: 18.154
CIECAM02
J: 27.334, C: 84.953, h: 32.142, Q: 103.006, M: 74.290, s: 84.925, H: 15.362
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.670, jaune: 5.592, green: -11.112
LMS
L: 14.496, M: 2.633, S: 0.859
YCbCr
Y: 58.148, Cb: 103.728, Cr: 199.996
YCgCo
Y: 41.000, Cg: -41.000, Co: 82.000
YDbDr
Y: 49.036, Db: -73.800, Dr: -218.612
YPbPr
Y: 34.932, Pb: -18.860, Pr: 82.000
xvYCC
Y: 46.000, Cb: 111.433, Cr: 200.031
YIQ
Y: 49.036, I: 97.697, Q: 34.679
YUV
Y: 49.036, U: -24.129, V: 100.860
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/16 ΔE = 5.485
Brand Color
Readability ΔE = 1.926

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