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Dark candy apple red / #a40000 Hex Color Code

#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
  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

#a40000 to black

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

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  1. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Red Statement 3-16
      #a50004
      ΔE = 0.656 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Red
      #a10000
      ΔE = 0.717 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Flame Red
      #a11713
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ Weinrot / Weinrot Ava
      #a40c04
      ΔE = 0.728 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. ★ 1860
      #a80c00
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Regal Red
      #a60006
      ΔE = 1.018 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  5. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2249
      #a90005
      ΔE = 1.339 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. ★ 7035
      #9f0004
      ΔE = 1.441 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  6. Matra

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

    1. ★ 4-a5
      #a80008
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. ★ 4-a6
      #9d0006
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  8. Piaggio

    1. ★ Arancio / 953
      #a41400
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  9. Porsche

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

    1. ★ Candy Apple
      #9f1a0b
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  11. Lamborghini

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

    1. ★ 22K
      #a90b09
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 12K
      #990a03
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Red Door - 2910
      #ac0000
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  14. Berkley

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

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

    1. ★ Arancio Colas / 956
      #a91100
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  17. UNKNOWN

    1. Bmw Feuerorange Uni / M08
      #a81700
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
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    1. Red
      #a11713
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Dodge Truck Red
      #a01914
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  19. AMC

    1. President Red
      #a11713
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  20. Plascon

    1. Hot Terracotta R5-C1-1
      #a02014
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  21. RAL

    1. RAL 3013 / Tomato red
      #a12312
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 8.8%

#a40000 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a40000 foreground

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #a40000">…</p>

#a40000 background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #a40000">…</p>

#a40000 shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<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: 0.643%, 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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