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#a9231e Hex Color Code

#a9231e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9231e is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #a9231e is comprised of 66.27% red, 13.73% green and 11.76% blue. In the HSL color space #a9231e has a hue of 2° (degrees), 70% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 609.59 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#a9231e linear gradient to complementary #0093c7

  1. #a9231e
  2. #a43e39
  3. #9c5254
  4. #90646f
  5. #7d748c
  6. #5f84a9
  7. #0093c7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #950710
  2. #9c1315
  3. #a21b19
  4. #a9231e
  5. #b02a23
  6. #b63128
  7. #bd372c

Tones

  1. #a9231e
  2. #a1352a
  3. #974135
  4. #8d4c41
  5. #82554c
  6. #745d58
  7. #646464

Tints and Shades

#a9231e to white

  1. #a9231e
  2. #bd4e3f
  3. #cf7262
  4. #df9587
  5. #edb8ae
  6. #f7dbd6
  7. #ffffff

#a9231e to black

  1. #a9231e
  2. #8c211b
  3. #6f1e17
  4. #541a14
  5. #3a150f
  6. #220f08
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Audi

    1. ★ Tornado Red / LY3D
      #a9211d
      ΔE = 0.276 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. ★ Tornadorot / 9301, G2, LY3D
      #a41c17
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  2. Revell

    1. ★ Revell 37131
      #ab1f1c
      ΔE = 0.531 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2570-Y80R
      #a9261e
      ΔE = 0.550 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. S 1580-R
      #a60f1d
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Front Door Red
      #a6231f
      ΔE = 0.770 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. ★ Pomegranate Red
      #a61a1d
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Red
      #a52921
      ΔE = 0.951 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Red
      #ae3127
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Bonfire R45-110-038
      #a62a20
      ΔE = 0.995 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. ★ Pulse R44-117-035
      #a41d19
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  7. Tollens

    1. ★ UC006 Rouge Merlion
      #a42920
      ΔE = 1.063 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. ★ Rouge arsenal | EE157
      #b2101d
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Venetian Red
      #af1f1f
      ΔE = 1.238 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. ★ Red
      #ab1a17
      ΔE = 1.323 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2350 C
      #af231c
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. ★ 1805
      #ad2624
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  10. AMC

    1. ★ Oriental Red
      #aa2b25
      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Rio Red
      #b22525
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4802
      #ad181f
      ΔE = 1.567 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. ★ 4809
      #ad1714
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  12. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 3002 / Carmine red
      #a2231d
      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. RAL 3016 / Coral red
      #b32821
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  13. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 11136
      #a32b25
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Federal Standard 21136
      #a3302a
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 5-b6
      #a92e27
      ΔE = 1.960 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. 5-b7
      #9d2a23
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bright Red
      #b31c1e
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Red
      #ae3127
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  16. Humbrol

    1. ★ 153 Insignia Red
      #b2101b
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  17. Sikkens

    1. ★ C3.57.31
      #a52e28
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. C6.65.35
      #af2f22
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  18. Crayola

    1. ★ Christmas Red
      #b22222
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  19. Little Greene

    1. ★ Firefly
      #af2426
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  20. Fender

    1. ★ 25 / Chrome Red
      #b4151c
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. 54 / Dakota Red
      #ae0315
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  21. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Brave And Bold / JG-32
      #a62c29
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  22. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Flash Red
      #ae1e25
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. ★ Tropic Orange
      #9f2f21
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  23. Designers Guild

    1. Ladybird
      #a91c11
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  24. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. R14 Waratah
      #aa2428
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  25. Duron

    1. Chinese Red
      #ad2f21
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  26. Plascon

    1. Garnet Shadow R3-B1-1
      #b01824
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Hot Terracotta R5-C1-1
      #a02014
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  27. Earthborn

    1. Riding Hood
      #9c2c1f
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  28. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Scarlet - 2907
      #b5001a
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  29. Sanderson

    1. Bengal Red
      #ac2b18
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 10.6%

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#a9231e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9231e foreground

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #a9231e">…</p>

#a9231e background

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #a9231e">…</p>

#a9231e shadow

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9231e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11084574
Binary
10101001, 00100011, 00011110
Hexadecimal
#a9231e
LRV
≈ 9.7%
Closest short hex
#a22 ΔE = 1.082
RGB
rgb(169, 35, 30)
RGBA
rgba(169, 35, 30, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.722, g: 0.150, b: 0.128
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.138%, blue: 0.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5692642 / 0xffa9231e
HSL
hsl(2, 70%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(2, 70%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 2° (2.158), saturation: 82% (0.822), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 2.158, saturation: 82.249%, perceived brightness: 37.943%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 12.920, S: 85.290, L: 37.360
Cubehelix
H: -6.086, S: 1.057, L: 0.293
TSL
T: 3.911, S: 0.577, L: 0.292
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 79% (0.793), yellow: 82% (0.822), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 86% (0.863), yellow: 88% (0.882)
XYZ
X: 17.200, Y: 9.734, Z: 2.201
xyY
x: 0.590, y: 0.334, Y: 9.734
CIELab
L: 37.360, a: 52.812, b: 37.517
CIELuv
L: 37.360, u: 100.690, v: 23.097
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.360, C: 64.781, H: 35.390
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.360, C: 103.305, H: 12.920
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.199, a: 43.808, b: 17.656
CIECAM02
J: 30.333, C: 72.201, h: 28.767, Q: 108.510, M: 63.139, s: 76.281, H: 10.975
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.768, jaune: 4.565, green: -9.986
LMS
L: 16.428, M: 4.435, S: 2.349
YCbCr
Y: 80.013, Cb: 105.973, Cr: 187.181
YCgCo
Y: 67.250, Cg: -32.250, Co: 77.000
YDbDr
Y: 74.496, Db: -66.965, Dr: -179.707
YPbPr
Y: 63.182, Pb: -17.910, Pr: 67.230
xvYCC
Y: 70.262, Cb: 112.267, Cr: 187.057
YIQ
Y: 74.496, I: 81.432, Q: 26.779
YUV
Y: 74.496, U: -21.895, V: 82.910
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/16 ΔE = 2.653
Brand Color
LastFM ΔE = 5.154

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