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#a6271e Hex Color Code

#a6271e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6271e is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #a6271e is comprised of 65.1% red, 15.29% green and 11.76% blue. In the HSL color space #a6271e has a hue of 4° (degrees), 69% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 608.11 nm.

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#a6271e linear gradient to complementary #0090c4

  1. #a6271e
  2. #a13f39
  3. #995253
  4. #8d636e
  5. #7b738a
  6. #5d82a7
  7. #0090c4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #921010
  2. #991915
  3. #9f2019
  4. #a6271e
  5. #ad2e23
  6. #b33428
  7. #ba3a2c

Tones

  1. #a6271e
  2. #9e3629
  3. #944235
  4. #8a4b40
  5. #7f544b
  6. #725b56
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#a6271e to white

  1. #a6271e
  2. #bb4f3f
  3. #cd7362
  4. #dd9587
  5. #ebb8ae
  6. #f6dbd6
  7. #ffffff

#a6271e to black

  1. #a6271e
  2. #89241b
  3. #6d2017
  4. #521b14
  5. #39160f
  6. #220f08
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Bonfire R45-110-038
      #a62a20
      ΔE = 0.504 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. ★ Pulse R44-117-035
      #a41d19
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  2. Audi

    1. ★ Tornado Red / LY3D
      #a9211d
      ΔE = 0.887 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. ★ Tornadorot / 9301, G2, LY3D
      #a41c17
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Front Door Red
      #a6231f
      ΔE = 0.940 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. ★ Pomegranate Red
      #a61a1d
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  4. Revell

    1. ★ Revell 37131
      #ab1f1c
      ΔE = 1.193 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  5. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 3002 / Carmine red
      #a2231d
      ΔE = 1.352 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. RAL 3016 / Coral red
      #b32821
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  6. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 11136
      #a32b25
      ΔE = 1.547 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Federal Standard 21136
      #a3302a
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4622
      #a82a1a
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. ★ 4809
      #ad1714
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  8. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Tropic Orange
      #9f2f21
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Orange
      #9f2f18
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  9. AMC

    1. ★ Oriental Red
      #aa2b25
      ΔE = 1.711 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Rio Red
      #b22525
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 1805
      #ad2624
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. 484
      #9c301a
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  11. Earthborn

    1. ★ Riding Hood
      #9c2c1f
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-Y80R
      #a83227
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. S 2570-Y90R
      #9f211f
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  13. Designers Guild

    1. Ladybird
      #a91c11
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  14. Magnolia Home

    1. Brave And Bold / JG-32
      #a62c29
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  15. Ford

    1. Vermillion Red
      #a4181b
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Rio Red
      #b12022
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  16. Plascon

    1. Hot Terracotta R5-C1-1
      #a02014
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. French Kiss R6-C1-1
      #a42410
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  17. Tollens

    1. Henné | EE154
      #9a3022
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Rouge arsenal | EE157
      #b2101d
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  18. Duron

    1. Chinese Red
      #ad2f21
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  19. Sikkens

    1. C8.60.30
      #9d331f
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. C6.65.35
      #af2f22
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  20. Crayola

    1. Christmas Red
      #b22222
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Red
      #b31c1e
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Red
      #ae3127
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  22. Sanderson

    1. Bengal Red
      #ac2b18
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  23. Little Greene

    1. Firefly
      #af2426
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  24. Humbrol

    1. 153 Insignia Red
      #b2101b
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  25. TRUMATCH

    1. 6-b6
      #a92e18
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. 6-b7
      #9d2a15
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  26. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. R14 Waratah
      #aa2428
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  27. Chrysler

    1. Dodge Truck Red
      #a01914
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Red
      #ae3127
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  28. Fender

    1. 25 / Chrome Red
      #b4151c
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 10.3%

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#a6271e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6271e foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #a6271e">…</p>

#a6271e background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #a6271e">…</p>

#a6271e shadow

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6271e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10888990
Binary
10100110, 00100111, 00011110
Hexadecimal
#a6271e
LRV
≈ 9.7%
Closest short hex
#a22 ΔE = 1.629
RGB
rgb(166, 39, 30)
RGBA
rgba(166, 39, 30, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.706, g: 0.166, b: 0.128
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.155%, blue: 0.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5888226 / 0xffa6271e
HSL
hsl(4, 69%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(4, 69%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 4° (3.971), saturation: 82% (0.819), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 3.971, saturation: 81.928%, perceived brightness: 37.685%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 13.667, S: 85.144, L: 37.215
Cubehelix
H: -4.259, S: 1.008, L: 0.298
TSL
T: 3.880, S: 0.549, L: 0.298
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 77% (0.765), yellow: 82% (0.819), key: 35% (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 85% (0.847), yellow: 88% (0.882)
XYZ
X: 16.688, Y: 9.654, Z: 2.213
xyY
x: 0.584, y: 0.338, Y: 9.654
CIELab
L: 37.215, a: 50.603, b: 37.171
CIELuv
L: 37.215, u: 96.348, v: 23.428
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.215, C: 62.788, H: 36.299
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.215, C: 99.156, H: 13.667
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.072, a: 41.493, b: 17.528
CIECAM02
J: 30.108, C: 69.316, h: 29.721, Q: 108.106, M: 60.615, s: 74.880, H: 12.210
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.774, jaune: 4.572, green: -9.471
LMS
L: 16.017, M: 4.660, S: 2.357
YCbCr
Y: 81.258, Cb: 105.253, Cr: 184.392
YCgCo
Y: 68.500, Cg: -29.500, Co: 75.500
YDbDr
Y: 75.947, Db: -69.147, Dr: -171.244
YPbPr
Y: 65.403, Pb: -19.105, Pr: 63.914
xvYCC
Y: 72.170, Cb: 111.218, Cr: 184.144
YIQ
Y: 75.947, I: 78.547, Q: 24.055
YUV
Y: 75.947, U: -22.609, V: 79.005
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/16 ΔE = 3.219
Brand Color
Quora ΔE = 4.925

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