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#a72c17 Hex Color Code

#a72c17 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a72c17 is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #a72c17 is comprised of 65.49% red, 17.25% green and 9.02% blue. In the HSL color space #a72c17 has a hue of 9° (degrees), 76% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 604.71 nm.

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#a72c17 linear gradient to complementary #0086be

  1. #a72c17
  2. #a14033
  3. #98514e
  4. #8c5f69
  5. #796d84
  6. #5b7aa1
  7. #0086be

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #931707
  2. #991f0d
  3. #a02512
  4. #a72c17
  5. #ae321c
  6. #b53921
  7. #bc3f26

Tones

  1. #a72c17
  2. #9e3924
  3. #944330
  4. #894b3c
  5. #7d5347
  6. #705953
  7. #5f5f5f

Tints and Shades

#a72c17 to white

  1. #a72c17
  2. #bc523a
  3. #ce755e
  4. #de9784
  5. #ecb9ac
  6. #f7dcd5
  7. #ffffff

#a72c17 to black

  1. #a72c17
  2. #8a2715
  3. #6e2213
  4. #531d11
  5. #39170d
  6. #220f07
  7. #000000

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 6-b6
      #a92e18
      ΔE = 0.674 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. 6-b7
      #9d2a15
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4615
      #a62f1c
      ΔE = 0.845 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. ★ 4622
      #a82a1a
      ΔE = 0.934 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  3. Sanderson

    1. ★ Bengal Red
      #ac2b18
      ΔE = 1.071 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  4. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Orange
      #9f2f18
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Tropic Orange
      #9f2f21
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Concert Hall
      #a93318
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ French Kiss R6-C1-1
      #a42410
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Just Terracotta R7-C1-1
      #b02c0c
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ H 506 / Englischrot H 506
      #a42c0c
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. 45 30 30 / Korall 135
      #9c3824
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  8. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 3000 / Flame red
      #af2b1e
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. RAL 3013 / Tomato red
      #a12312
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  9. Audi

    1. ★ Volcano Red Metallic / 1G1G, 1GPA, 1GPW, LY3M
      #9d311e
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  10. Designers Guild

    1. ★ Ladybird
      #a91c11
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 484
      #9c301a
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. 2350 C
      #af231c
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ C8.60.30
      #9d331f
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. C6.65.35
      #af2f22
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  13. Duron

    1. Chinese Red
      #ad2f21
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  14. Resene

    1. Bonfire R45-110-038
      #a62a20
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  15. AMC

    1. Renegade Orange
      #b22b19
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  16. Ford

    1. Orange
      #b21f13
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Red
      #ab1a17
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3560-Y60R
      #9f381d
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. S 2570-Y70R
      #b3301b
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. Matador Red
      #b22017
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. Flame Red
      #aa1814
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  19. Tollens

    1. UC006 Rouge Merlion
      #a42920
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  20. Chrysler

    1. Red
      #a52921
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Bright Canyon Red
      #a91915
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 9.2%

#a72c17 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a72c17 foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #a72c17">…</p>

#a72c17 background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #a72c17">…</p>

#a72c17 shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a72c17">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10955799
Binary
10100111, 00101100, 00010111
Hexadecimal
#a72c17
LRV
≈ 10.1%
Closest short hex
#a21 ΔE = 1.371
RGB
rgb(167, 44, 23)
RGBA
rgba(167, 44, 23, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.714, g: 0.188, b: 0.098
RYB
red: 0.655%, yellow: 0.187%, blue: 0.090%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5821417 / 0xffa72c17
HSL
hsl(9, 76%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(9, 76%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 9° (8.750), saturation: 86% (0.862), value: 65% (0.655)
HSP
hue: 8.750, saturation: 86.228%, perceived brightness: 38.294%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 15.532, S: 90.508, L: 37.988
Cubehelix
H: 0.812, S: 1.012, L: 0.308
TSL
T: 3.791, S: 0.546, L: 0.307
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 74% (0.737), yellow: 86% (0.862), key: 35% (0.345)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.345), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 91% (0.910)
XYZ
X: 16.994, Y: 10.081, Z: 1.862
xyY
x: 0.587, y: 0.348, Y: 10.081
CIELab
L: 37.988, a: 48.971, b: 41.560
CIELuv
L: 37.988, u: 95.447, v: 26.528
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.988, C: 64.229, H: 40.320
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.988, C: 99.065, H: 15.532
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.751, a: 39.971, b: 18.750
CIECAM02
J: 30.727, C: 68.882, h: 33.564, Q: 109.212, M: 60.236, s: 74.267, H: 17.227
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.754, jaune: 5.171, green: -8.975
LMS
L: 16.482, M: 5.168, S: 2.019
YCbCr
Y: 83.349, Cb: 100.577, Cr: 183.488
YCgCo
Y: 69.500, Cg: -25.500, Co: 77.750
YDbDr
Y: 78.383, Db: -83.343, Dr: -168.516
YPbPr
Y: 68.687, Pb: -24.645, Pr: 62.466
xvYCC
Y: 74.990, Cb: 106.351, Cr: 182.872
YIQ
Y: 78.383, I: 80.020, Q: 19.475
YUV
Y: 78.383, U: -27.253, V: 77.745
Munsell Color System
10R 4/12 ΔE = 2.107
Brand Color
Quora ΔE = 2.981

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