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Valspar Paint Front Door Red / #a6231f Hex Color Code

#a6231f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6231f is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #a6231f is comprised of 65.1% red, 13.73% green and 12.16% blue. In the HSL color space #a6231f has a hue of 2° (degrees), 69% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 609.82 nm.

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#a6231f linear gradient to complementary #0092c5

  1. #a6231f
  2. #a13e39
  3. #995254
  4. #8e636f
  5. #7b738b
  6. #5e83a7
  7. #0092c5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #920911
  2. #991316
  3. #9f1c1a
  4. #a6231f
  5. #ad2a24
  6. #b33028
  7. #ba372d

Tones

  1. #a6231f
  2. #9e342a
  3. #954135
  4. #8b4b41
  5. #80544c
  6. #735c57
  7. #636363

Tints and Shades

#a6231f to white

  1. #a6231f
  2. #bb4d40
  3. #cd7163
  4. #dd9487
  5. #ebb7ae
  6. #f6dbd6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a6231f to black

  1. #a6231f
  2. #89211b
  3. #6d1e18
  4. #521a14
  5. #39150f
  6. #220e08
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 0.700 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Bright Red
      #992725
      ΔE = 3.161 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  2. Audi

    1. ★ Tornado Red / LY3D
      #a9211d
      ΔE = 0.730 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. ★ Tornadorot / 9301, G2, LY3D
      #a41c17
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  3. Loop

    1. ★ York / LP-139
      #a6241c
      ΔE = 0.863 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Oxford / LP-145
      #a50a25
      ΔE = 4.476 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  4. Tollens

    1. ★ UC006 Rouge Merlion
      #a42920
      ΔE = 0.922 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. ★ Mara des bois | EE158
      #ab0e1a
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  5. Coo-Var

    1. ★ Tile Red / Poppy Red (3002)
      #a2231d
      ΔE = 0.956 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Tile Red
      #982323
      ΔE = 3.594 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  6. Revell

    1. ★ Revell 37131
      #ab1f1c
      ΔE = 1.140 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  7. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 3000 / Flame Red
      #a72920
      ΔE = 1.162 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. ★ RAL 450-M
      #a71616
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2570-Y80R
      #a9261e
      ΔE = 1.197 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. S 3560-Y80R
      #8f2720
      ΔE = 4.942 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4616
      #a32121
      ΔE = 1.222 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 4843
      #9f2022
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  10. Resene

    1. ★ Bonfire R45-110-038
      #a62a20
      ΔE = 1.249 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Hot Spot R49-112-026
      #b22833
      ΔE = 5.207 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  11. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 11136
      #a32b25
      ΔE = 1.322 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Federal Standard 21136
      #a3302a
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  12. Ford

    1. ★ Vermillion Red
      #a4181b
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Rio Red
      #b12022
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  13. AMC

    1. ★ Oriental Red
      #aa2b25
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Rio Red
      #b22525
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 5-b7
      #9d2a23
      ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. 4-b6
      #a02e19
      ΔE = 3.180 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  15. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Brave And Bold / JG-32
      #a62c29
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  16. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Tropic Orange
      #9f2f21
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Bahia Red
      #932321
      ΔE = 4.505 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  17. Earthborn

    1. ★ Riding Hood
      #9c2c1f
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  18. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ R14 Waratah
      #aa2428
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. R24 Strawberry
      #b4282a
      ΔE = 3.862 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  19. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. 104L Bright Red
      #b11620
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  20. Little Greene

    1. Firefly
      #af2426
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Drummond
      #8f3626
      ΔE = 4.849 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  21. Delta

    1. Cardinal Red / 020770202W
      #b01116
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Barn Red / 024900202W
      #96171a
      ΔE = 4.683 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  22. Humbrol

    1. 153 Insignia Red
      #b2101b
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. 60 Scarlet
      #ba131d
      ΔE = 3.987 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  23. Plascon

    1. Hot Terracotta R5-C1-1
      #a02014
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Garnet Shadow R3-B1-1
      #b01824
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  24. Fender

    1. 54 / Dakota Red
      #ae0315
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 77 / Seminole Red
      #af282f
      ΔE = 4.057 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  25. Crayola

    1. Christmas Red
      #b22222
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  26. Matthews Paint

    1. Hotrod Red / 10224
      #b22222
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Flash Red / 12019
      #b22223
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  27. Designers Guild

    1. Ladybird
      #a91c11
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  28. Para

    1. Cherries Jubilee / P5079-85
      #9e1d21
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  29. Duron

    1. Red Bay
      #a51f28
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Fireweed
      #8d2b22
      ΔE = 5.149 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  30. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Scarlet - 2907
      #b5001a
      ΔE = 3.205 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Cherry Tomato - 6864
      #b13330
      ΔE = 4.699 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  31. Sikkens

    1. C0.60.30
      #a5212a
      ΔE = 3.271 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. C0.50.30
      #992d2f
      ΔE = 4.481 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  32. Pantone / PMS

    1. 1807
      #9e292b
      ΔE = 3.281 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 187
      #b01c2e
      ΔE = 4.598 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  33. Ressource Peintures

    1. Faust / NR05
      #ac202b
      ΔE = 3.418 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Coquelicot / SL14
      #962127
      ΔE = 4.980 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  34. Sanderson

    1. Bengal Red
      #ac2b18
      ΔE = 3.531 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  35. Valspar Paint

    1. Pedicure At Lunch
      #ad322b
      ΔE = 3.555 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Concert Hall
      #a93318
      ΔE = 4.850 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  36. Fabric Creations

    1. Poppy / 25977
      #b10d0e
      ΔE = 3.567 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  37. Levis

    1. Clear Orange A80
      #a23530
      ΔE = 3.595 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Shady Red C60
      #973e34
      ΔE = 5.191 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  38. FolkArt

    1. True Burgundy / 456
      #ae130c
      ΔE = 3.616 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Imperial Red / 4669
      #992c2f
      ΔE = 4.613 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  39. Dulux Australia

    1. Red Stop / A73
      #97342c
      ΔE = 3.704 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Red Box / A61
      #94302f
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  40. Caparol

    1. 43 44 360 / Laser 15
      #a40820
      ΔE = 3.770 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. 47 26 29 / Grenadin 70
      #983c30
      ΔE = 4.582 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  41. Flügger

    1. Christiansborg Red (IN-755)
      #97372a
      ΔE = 3.782 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Kina (U-608)
      #a43d2a
      ΔE = 4.836 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  42. Benjamin Moore

    1. Deep Rose / 2004-10
      #a13830
      ΔE = 3.821 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. Heritage Red / HC-181 / PM-18
      #9a0b15
      ΔE = 4.619 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  43. Scib Paints

    1. Leaf Rust / AC118
      #a0392f
      ΔE = 3.836 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  44. Vista Paint

    1. Leaf Rust
      #a0392f
      ΔE = 3.836 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  45. Berger

    1. Leaf Rust / AC118
      #a0392f
      ΔE = 3.836 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  46. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Our Classic 4-13
      #ac322f
      ΔE = 3.849 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Red Carriage 3-15
      #961f19
      ΔE = 3.946 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  47. Homebase

    1. Lacquer Red
      #991c20
      ΔE = 3.904 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  48. Auro

    1. Copper Beech
      #a8341f
      ΔE = 3.914 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  49. Dulux

    1. Red Stallion 2
      #ab1d2c
      ΔE = 3.969 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Volcanic Splash 3
      #b5322f
      ΔE = 5.142 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  50. Behr

    1. Brite Red C60-89
      #a73631
      ΔE = 3.998 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. PMD-85 Crimsom Silk
      #af3632
      ΔE = 4.920 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  51. Waverly

    1. Lacquer / 60701E / 60882E
      #981d20
      ΔE = 4.003 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  52. GM / General Motors

    1. Bolero Red
      #b42c22
      ΔE = 4.016 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. Bright Red
      #941714
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  53. Sigma

    1. Warm Red / S 1580-R
      #9c2c2f
      ΔE = 4.204 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Warm Red / 3002
      #9b3a33
      ΔE = 4.518 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  54. Peintures MF

    1. BD269-5
      #96392d
      ΔE = 4.218 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  55. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Mephiston Red
      #9a1115
      ΔE = 4.230 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  56. Mylands of London

    1. Dark Red
      #a73333
      ΔE = 4.254 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  57. Focoltone

    1. 2249
      #a90005
      ΔE = 4.359 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 2289
      #a90025
      ΔE = 4.651 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  58. Testors

    1. Testors 1801
      #bc001a
      ΔE = 4.373 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Testors 1629
      #9a0f1e
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  59. ICI Paints

    1. Crimson Red 31YR 10/591
      #a03133
      ΔE = 4.399 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Ruby Ring 09YR 11/475
      #9e3536
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  60. Dutch Boy

    1. Flambe
      #ab392b
      ΔE = 4.477 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Fuzzy Wuzzy Brown
      #963c2b
      ΔE = 4.696 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  61. Apple Barrel

    1. Flag Red / 21469
      #b72c26
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  62. Farrow & Ball

    1. Blazer / 212
      #ae372f
      ΔE = 4.626 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  63. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10097
      #b9232a
      ΔE = 4.631 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. CF10831
      #913931
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  64. Teknos

    1. GBI020
      #aa2b33
      ΔE = 4.656 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  65. Graham & Brown

    1. Double Decker Bus
      #b92928
      ΔE = 4.739 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  66. Green Planet Paints

    1. Cochineal
      #9d232d
      ΔE = 4.814 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  67. Dupont

    1. CAS78
      #bb1829
      ΔE = 4.861 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  68. ProMarker

    1. Firebrick
      #a22631
      ΔE = 4.920 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  69. California Paints

    1. DEA 151 - Red Ink
      #ac3235
      ΔE = 4.960 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  70. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Red Ink / 1033
      #ac3235
      ΔE = 4.960 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  71. Ski-Doo

    1. Bombardier Orange / B228
      #aa0c00
      ΔE = 5.079 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  72. Zoffany

    1. Venetian Red
      #a03e35
      ΔE = 5.082 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  73. Iveco

    1. Arancio Colas / 956
      #a91100
      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  74. Crown Paint

    1. Flame Red
      #951313
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  75. Piaggio

    1. Arancio / 953
      #a41400
      ΔE = 5.224 / LRV ≈ 8.4%

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#a6231f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6231f foreground

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="color: #a6231f">…</p>

#a6231f background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #a6231f">…</p>

#a6231f shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6231f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10887967
Binary
10100110, 00100011, 00011111
Hexadecimal
#a6231f
LRV
≈ 9.4%
Closest short hex
#a22 ΔE = 1.078
RGB
rgb(166, 35, 31)
RGBA
rgba(166, 35, 31, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.716, g: 0.151, b: 0.134
RYB
red: 65.098%, yellow: 13.773%, blue: 12.157%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5889249 / 0xffa6231f
HSL
hsl(2, 69%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(2, 69%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 2° (1.778), saturation: 81% (0.813), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 1.778, saturation: 81.325%, perceived brightness: 37.343%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 12.805, S: 83.972, L: 36.763
Cubehelix
H: -6.463, S: 1.037, L: 0.290
TSL
T: 3.917, S: 0.568, L: 0.289
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 79% (0.789), yellow: 81% (0.813), key: 35% (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 86% (0.863), yellow: 88% (0.878)
XYZ
X: 16.576, Y: 9.411, Z: 2.240
xyY
x: 0.587, y: 0.333, Y: 9.411
CIELab
L: 36.763, a: 51.925, b: 36.172
CIELuv
L: 36.763, u: 98.137, v: 22.306
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 36.763, C: 63.282, H: 34.862
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 36.763, C: 100.640, H: 12.805
Hunter-Lab
L: 30.677, a: 42.768, b: 17.145
CIECAM02
J: 29.762, C: 70.772, h: 28.329, Q: 107.483, M: 61.889, s: 75.882, H: 10.409
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.775, jaune: 4.400, green: -9.823
LMS
L: 15.826, M: 4.325, S: 2.380
YCbCr
Y: 79.340, Cb: 106.856, Cr: 185.793
YCoCg
Y: 66.750, Cg: -31.750, Co: 75.250
YDbDr
Y: 73.713, Db: -64.282, Dr: -175.491
YPbPr
Y: 62.615, Pb: -17.065, Pr: 65.684
xvYCC
Y: 69.775, Cb: 113.010, Cr: 185.699
YIQ
Y: 73.713, I: 79.324, Q: 26.456
YUV
Y: 73.713, U: -21.018, V: 80.965
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/16 ΔE = 3.195
Brand Color
Quora ΔE = 5.647

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