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#a90021 Hex Color Code

#a90021 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a90021 is a medium dark shade of pink-red. In the RGB color model #a90021 is comprised of 66.27% red, 0% green and 12.94% blue. In the HSL color space #a90021 has a hue of 348° (degrees), 100% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 620.73 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#a90021 linear gradient to complementary #0083a9

  1. #a90021
  2. #a13036
  3. #97464c
  4. #895862
  5. #756779
  6. #587691
  7. #0083a9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #960015
  2. #9c0019
  3. #a3001d
  4. #a90021
  5. #af0e25
  6. #b6192a
  7. #bc212e

Tones

  1. #a90021
  2. #9e2429
  3. #923432
  4. #853f3b
  5. #774743
  6. #674f4c
  7. #555555

Tints and Shades

#a90021 to white

  1. #a90021
  2. #be4241
  3. #d06a63
  4. #e08f88
  5. #edb4ae
  6. #f8d9d6
  7. #ffffff

#a90021 to black

  1. #a90021
  2. #8c0e1d
  3. #6f1319
  4. #541315
  5. #3a1210
  6. #220d08
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4807
      #ac0022
      ΔE = 0.705 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. ★ 4814
      #aa111f
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 43 44 360 / Laser 15
      #a40820
      ΔE = 1.004 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2289
      #a90025
      ΔE = 1.093 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. ★ 2283
      #a90029
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Smashing R43-123-029
      #ad0020
      ΔE = 1.096 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  5. AMC

    1. ★ Spanish Red
      #a51226
      ΔE = 1.257 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1580-R
      #a60f1d
      ΔE = 1.660 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Euro Red
      #a21d23
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Aurora Red
      #ab1f2c
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ C0.60.30
      #a51d29
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  9. Ford

    1. ★ Signal Red
      #aa041a
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Cherokee Red
      #9d0a1a
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  10. Duron

    1. ★ Red Bay
      #a51f28
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Poinsettia
      #aa162c
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  11. Tollens

    1. ★ T2075-5
      #a32029
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. T2072-6
      #a2111a
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  12. Fender

    1. ★ 09 / Candy Apple Red
      #9f021e
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  13. Volkswagen

    1. Daytona Red
      #9f1e22
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Bahia Red
      #ae1b2b
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. 5-a6
      #a70017
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  15. Plascon

    1. Kings Cloak R2-B1-1
      #a01028
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Garnet Shadow R3-B1-1
      #b01824
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
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    1. Caliente Red
      #a10e19
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Hibiscus Red
      #a6192d
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Cardinal - 2908
      #9d101c
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. Pomegranate Red
      #a61a1d
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  19. Dulux

    1. Red Stallion 2
      #ab1d2c
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  20. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. R15 Crimson
      #9e2428
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  21. RAL

    1. RAL 3003 / Ruby red
      #9b111e
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  22. Pantone / PMS

    1. 187 C
      #a6192e
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 704
      #9e2629
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 8.8%

#a90021 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a90021 foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #a90021">…</p>

#a90021 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #a90021">…</p>

#a90021 shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a90021">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11075617
Binary
10101001, 00000000, 00100001
Hexadecimal
#a90021
LRV
≈ 8.5%
Closest short hex
#a02 ΔE = 0.303
RGB
rgb(169, 0, 33)
RGBA
rgba(169, 0, 33, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.837, g: 0.000, b: 0.163
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.000%, blue: 0.129%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5701599 / 0xffa90021
HSL
hsl(348, 100%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(348, 100%, 33%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 348° (348.284), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 348.284, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 36.502%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 9.284, S: 100.001, L: 35.098
Cubehelix
H: -20.326, S: 1.505, L: 0.213
TSL
T: 4.136, S: 0.810, L: 0.213
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 80% (0.805), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 87% (0.871)
XYZ
X: 16.639, Y: 8.548, Z: 2.212
xyY
x: 0.607, y: 0.312, Y: 8.548
CIELab
L: 35.098, a: 59.452, b: 33.526
CIELuv
L: 35.098, u: 110.189, v: 18.012
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.098, C: 68.253, H: 29.419
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.098, C: 111.652, H: 9.284
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.236, a: 50.423, b: 15.979
CIECAM02
J: 28.613, C: 80.721, h: 23.091, Q: 105.388, M: 70.589, s: 81.842, H: 3.716
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.767, jaune: 3.774, green: -11.880
LMS
L: 15.506, M: 2.816, S: 2.342
YCbCr
Y: 62.667, Cb: 117.475, Cr: 199.848
YCgCo
Y: 50.500, Cg: -50.500, Co: 76.250
YDbDr
Y: 54.293, Db: -32.061, Dr: -218.116
YPbPr
Y: 38.373, Pb: -2.935, Pr: 82.982
xvYCC
Y: 48.956, Cb: 125.422, Cr: 200.894
YIQ
Y: 54.293, I: 90.074, Q: 46.004
YUV
Y: 54.293, U: -10.477, V: 100.635
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/16 ΔE = 4.808
Brand Color
Readability ΔE = 6.816

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