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#a42720 Hex Color Code

#a42720 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a42720 is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #a42720 is comprised of 64.31% red, 15.29% green and 12.55% blue. In the HSL color space #a42720 has a hue of 3° (degrees), 67% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 608.62 nm.

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#a42720 linear gradient to complementary #0093c4

  1. #a42720
  2. #9f403a
  3. #985354
  4. #8c656f
  5. #7a758a
  6. #5d84a7
  7. #0093c4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #901012
  2. #971917
  3. #9d201b
  4. #a42720
  5. #ab2d25
  6. #b13429
  7. #b83a2e

Tones

  1. #a42720
  2. #9c362b
  3. #934236
  4. #894b41
  5. #7e544c
  6. #715b57
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#a42720 to white

  1. #a42720
  2. #b94f41
  3. #cb7364
  4. #dc9588
  5. #eab8ae
  6. #f6dbd6
  7. #ffffff

#a42720 to black

  1. #a42720
  2. #88241c
  3. #6c2018
  4. #521b14
  5. #381610
  6. #210f08
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Tollens

    1. ★ UC006 Rouge Merlion
      #a42920
      ΔE = 0.420 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. ★ Henné | EE154
      #9a3022
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Red
      #a52921
      ΔE = 0.472 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Dodge Truck Red
      #a01914
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Front Door Red
      #a6231f
      ΔE = 0.595 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. ★ Pomegranate Red
      #a61a1d
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Bonfire R45-110-038
      #a62a20
      ΔE = 0.923 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. ★ Pulse R44-117-035
      #a41d19
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  5. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 3002 / Carmine red
      #a2231d
      ΔE = 0.935 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. ★ RAL 3001 / Signal red
      #a52019
      ΔE = 1.369 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  6. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 11136
      #a32b25
      ΔE = 1.020 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Federal Standard 11086
      #ad2328
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  7. Audi

    1. ★ Tornado Red / LY3D
      #a9211d
      ΔE = 1.120 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. ★ Tornadorot / 9301, G2, LY3D
      #a41c17
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Festival Red
      #9f2520
      ΔE = 1.376 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Coppertone
      #a13727
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  9. Revell

    1. ★ Revell 37131
      #ab1f1c
      ΔE = 1.542 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 5-b7
      #9d2a23
      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. ★ 5-b6
      #a92e27
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  11. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Tropic Orange
      #9f2f21
      ΔE = 1.570 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Flash Red
      #ae1e25
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ C3.57.31
      #a52e28
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. C8.60.30
      #9d331f
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  13. Earthborn

    1. ★ Riding Hood
      #9c2c1f
      ΔE = 1.757 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  14. AMC

    1. ★ Oriental Red
      #aa2b25
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. ★ Pan American Red
      #a13229
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2570-Y90R
      #9f211f
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. S 3060-Y90R
      #9c2b29
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 484 XGC
      #9e3226
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. ★ P 49-16 C
      #9c231f
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  17. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Brave And Bold / JG-32
      #a62c29
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  18. Ford

    1. ★ Vermillion Red
      #a4181b
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Rio Red
      #b12022
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  19. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. R14 Waratah
      #aa2428
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  20. Plascon

    1. Hot Terracotta R5-C1-1
      #a02014
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4615
      #a62f1c
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 4814
      #aa111f
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  22. Little Greene

    1. Firefly
      #af2426
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  23. Designers Guild

    1. Ladybird
      #a91c11
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  24. Crayola

    1. Christmas Red
      #b22222
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 10.7%

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#a42720 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a42720 foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #a42720">…</p>

#a42720 background

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

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #a42720">…</p>

#a42720 shadow

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

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a42720">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10757920
Binary
10100100, 00100111, 00100000
Hexadecimal
#a42720
LRV
≈ 9.5%
Closest short hex
#a22 ΔE = 1.433
RGB
rgb(164, 39, 32)
RGBA
rgba(164, 39, 32, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.698, g: 0.166, b: 0.136
RYB
red: 0.643%, yellow: 0.154%, blue: 0.125%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6019296 / 0xffa42720
HSL
hsl(3, 67%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(3, 67%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 3° (3.182), saturation: 80% (0.805), value: 64% (0.643)
HSP
hue: 3.182, saturation: 80.488%, perceived brightness: 37.309%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 13.404, S: 83.166, L: 36.837
Cubehelix
H: -5.061, S: 0.987, L: 0.297
TSL
T: 3.894, S: 0.538, L: 0.296
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 76% (0.762), yellow: 80% (0.805), key: 36% (0.357)
CMY
cyan: 36% (0.357), magenta: 85% (0.847), yellow: 87% (0.875)
XYZ
X: 16.298, Y: 9.450, Z: 2.332
xyY
x: 0.580, y: 0.337, Y: 9.450
CIELab
L: 36.837, a: 50.033, b: 35.556
CIELuv
L: 36.837, u: 94.409, v: 22.499
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 36.837, C: 61.380, H: 35.399
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 36.837, C: 97.053, H: 13.404
Hunter-Lab
L: 30.742, a: 40.837, b: 17.021
CIECAM02
J: 29.747, C: 68.093, h: 28.945, Q: 107.456, M: 59.546, s: 74.441, H: 11.205
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.784, jaune: 4.368, green: -9.383
LMS
L: 15.624, M: 4.589, S: 2.471
YCbCr
Y: 80.940, Cb: 106.427, Cr: 183.372
YCgCo
Y: 68.500, Cg: -29.500, Co: 74.000
YDbDr
Y: 75.577, Db: -65.581, Dr: -168.144
YPbPr
Y: 65.121, Pb: -17.875, Pr: 62.822
xvYCC
Y: 71.927, Cb: 112.298, Cr: 183.185
YIQ
Y: 75.577, I: 76.713, Q: 24.254
YUV
Y: 75.577, U: -21.443, V: 77.575
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/16 ΔE = 3.563
Brand Color
Quora ΔE = 5.482

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