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Brown / Auburn / #a52a2a Hex Color Code

#a52a2a Paint ChipThe color brown / Auburn with hexadecimal color code #a52a2a is a shade of red. In the RGB color model #a52a2a is comprised of 64.71% red, 16.47% green and 16.47% blue. In the HSL color space #a52a2a has a hue of 0° (degrees), 59% saturation and 41% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 611.37 nm.

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#a52a2a linear gradient to complementary #00a3cf

  1. #a52a2a
  2. #a14543
  3. #9a5a5e
  4. #8f6e79
  5. #7d8095
  6. #5f92b1
  7. #00a3cf

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #91141c
  2. #981c21
  3. #9e2325
  4. #a52a2a
  5. #ac302f
  6. #b23734
  7. #b93d38

Tones

  1. #a52a2a
  2. #9e3934
  3. #96453e
  4. #8c4f48
  5. #825853
  6. #76605d
  7. #686868

Tints and Shades

#a52a2a to White

  1. #a52a2a
  2. #b95149
  3. #cb746a
  4. #dc968d
  5. #eab9b2
  6. #f5dcd8
  7. #ffffff

#a52a2a to Black

  1. #a52a2a
  2. #882624
  3. #6c211e
  4. #521c19
  5. #381613
  6. #210f0b
  7. #000000

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#a52a2a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a52a2a foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #a52a2a">…</p>

#a52a2a background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #a52a2a">…</p>

#a52a2a shadow

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10824234
Binary
10100101, 00101010, 00101010
Hexadecimal
#a52a2a
Closest short hex
#a22 ΔE = 1.853
RGB
rgb(165, 42, 42)
RGBA
rgba(165, 42, 42, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.663, g: 0.169, b: 0.169
RYB
red: 64.706%, yellow: 16.471%, blue: 16.471%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5952982 / 0xffa52a2a
HSL
hsl(0, 59%, 41%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 59%%, 41%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 75% (0.745), value: 65% (0.647)
HSP
hue: 360.000, saturation: 74.545, perceived brightness: 37.974
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 12.174, S: 74.393, L: 37.527
Cubehelix
H: -8.190, S: 0.924, L: 0.309
TSL
T: 3.946, S: 0.494, L: 0.309
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 75 (0.745), yellow: 75 (0.745), key: 35 (0.353)
CMY
cyan: 35 (0.353), magenta: 84 (0.835), yellow: 84 (0.835)
XYZ
X: 16.765, Y: 9.825, Z: 3.204
xyY
x: 0.563, y: 0.330, Y: 9.825
CIELab
L: 37.527, a: 49.690, b: 30.543
CIELuv
L: 37.527, u: 91.769, v: 19.798
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.527, C: 58.327, H: 31.578
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.527, C: 93.880, H: 12.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.345, a: 40.618, b: 15.881
CIECAM02
J: 30.349, C: 65.501, h: 25.759, Q: 108.538, M: 57.280, s: 72.646, H: 7.109
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.827, jaune: 3.703, green: -9.378
LMS
L: 15.986, M: 4.902, S: 3.334
YCbCr
Y: 83.689, Cb: 109.796, Cr: 181.997
YCgCo
Y: 72.750, Cg: -30.750, Co: 72.000
YDbDr
Y: 78.777, Db: -55.350, Dr: -163.959
YPbPr
Y: 68.199, Pb: -14.145, Pr: 61.500
xvYCC
Y: 74.571, Cb: 115.575, Cr: 182.024
YIQ
Y: 78.777, I: 73.273, Q: 26.009
YUV
Y: 78.777, U: -18.097, V: 75.645
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/12 ΔE = 2.907
Brand Color
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