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#aa2222 / #a22 Hex Color Code

#aa2222 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #aa2222 / #a22 is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #aa2222 is comprised of 66.67% red, 13.33% green and 13.33% blue. In the HSL color space #aa2222 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 67% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 611.37 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#aa2222 linear gradient to complementary #009bcc

  1. #aa2222 / #a22
  2. #a5403d
  3. #9e5557
  4. #926873
  5. #807a90
  6. #618bae
  7. #009bcc

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #960514
  2. #9d1119
  3. #a31a1d
  4. #aa2222 / #a22
  5. #b12927
  6. #b8302c
  7. #be3630

Tones

  1. #aa2222 / #a22
  2. #a2342d
  3. #994238
  4. #8f4d43
  5. #83564f
  6. #765e5a
  7. #666666 / #666

Tints and Shades

#aa2222 to white

  1. #aa2222 / #a22
  2. #be4d42
  3. #d07265
  4. #e09589
  5. #edb8af
  6. #f7dbd6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#aa2222 to black

  1. #aa2222 / #a22
  2. #8c201e
  3. #701e19
  4. #541a15
  5. #3a1510
  6. #220f09
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4802
      #ad181f
      ΔE = 1.020 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. 4843
      #9f2022
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  2. Audi

    1. ★ Tornado Red / LY3D
      #a9211d
      ΔE = 1.144 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Tornadorot / 9301, G2, LY3D
      #a41c17
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Venetian Red
      #af1f1f
      ΔE = 1.221 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. ★ Monte Carlo Red
      #b01c24
      ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  4. Revell

    1. ★ Revell 37131
      #ab1f1c
      ΔE = 1.289 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  5. AMC

    1. ★ Oriental Red
      #aa2b25
      ΔE = 1.384 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. ★ Rio Red
      #b22525
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  6. Little Greene

    1. ★ Firefly
      #af2426
      ΔE = 1.393 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Atomic Red
      #bd2520
      ΔE = 4.736 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  7. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ R14 Waratah
      #aa2428
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. R15 Crimson
      #9e2428
      ΔE = 3.267 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2570-Y80R
      #a9261e
      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. S 3560-Y70R
      #9b301f
      ΔE = 3.721 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  9. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 11105
      #ae2825
      ΔE = 1.508 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 11136
      #a32b25
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  10. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 3000 / Flame Red
      #a72920
      ΔE = 1.510 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. RAL 450-M
      #a71616
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  11. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Brave And Bold / JG-32
      #a62c29
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  12. Tollens

    1. ★ UC006 Rouge Merlion
      #a42920
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. ★ Mara des bois | EE158
      #ab0e1a
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  13. Plascon

    1. ★ Garnet Shadow R3-B1-1
      #b01824
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Hot Terracotta R5-C1-1
      #a02014
      ΔE = 3.612 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Bonfire R45-110-038
      #a62a20
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Hot Spot R49-112-026
      #b22833
      ΔE = 4.205 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 5-b6
      #a92e27
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. 5-a4
      #be001c
      ΔE = 3.969 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  16. Crayola

    1. ★ Christmas Red
      #b22222
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  17. Humbrol

    1. ★ 153 Insignia Red
      #b2101b
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. 60 Scarlet
      #ba131d
      ΔE = 3.269 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  18. Fender

    1. ★ 25 / Chrome Red
      #b4151c
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. 77 / Seminole Red
      #af282f
      ΔE = 3.073 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  19. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Red
      #a7252b
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Bolero Red
      #b42c22
      ΔE = 3.545 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  20. Duron

    1. Red Bay
      #a51f28
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Chinese Red
      #ad2f21
      ΔE = 3.088 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Scarlet - 2907
      #b5001a
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Cherry Tomato - 6864
      #b13330
      ΔE = 3.881 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  22. Behr

    1. Rojo Pasi0N PPH-65 (HISP)
      #af2f29
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Rojo Granada PPH-66 (HISP)
      #ae2535
      ΔE = 4.845 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  23. Volkswagen

    1. Tropic Orange
      #9f2f21
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Bahia Red
      #932321
      ΔE = 5.150 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. Pedicure At Lunch
      #ad322b
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Concert Hall
      #a93318
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  25. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Our Classic 4-13
      #ac322f
      ΔE = 3.091 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Apple Candy 4-15
      #a82e33
      ΔE = 3.691 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  26. Earthborn

    1. Riding Hood
      #9c2c1f
      ΔE = 3.131 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  27. Pantone / PMS

    1. 1807
      #9e292b
      ΔE = 3.218 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 187
      #b01c2e
      ΔE = 3.653 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  28. Levis

    1. Clear Orange A80
      #a23530
      ΔE = 3.241 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Shady Red C60
      #973e34
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  29. Designers Guild

    1. Ladybird
      #a91c11
      ΔE = 3.405 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  30. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10090
      #b01b2d
      ΔE = 3.471 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. CF10097
      #b9232a
      ΔE = 3.602 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  31. Benjamin Moore

    1. Deep Rose / 2004-10
      #a13830
      ΔE = 3.574 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. Million Dollar Red / 2003-10
      #b6342d
      ΔE = 4.683 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  32. Mylands of London

    1. Dark Red
      #a73333
      ΔE = 3.584 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  33. Vista Paint

    1. Leaf Rust
      #a0392f
      ΔE = 3.697 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  34. Berger

    1. Leaf Rust / AC118
      #a0392f
      ΔE = 3.697 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  35. Scib Paints

    1. Leaf Rust / AC118
      #a0392f
      ΔE = 3.697 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  36. Testors

    1. Testors 1801
      #bc001a
      ΔE = 3.702 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  37. Dupont

    1. CAS78
      #bb1829
      ΔE = 3.779 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  38. Caparol

    1. 43 44 360 / Laser 15
      #a40820
      ΔE = 3.782 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. 47 26 29 / Grenadin 70
      #983c30
      ΔE = 4.713 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  39. ICI Paints

    1. 3162 Amazing 04YR 11/537
      #a72d33
      ΔE = 3.790 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Crimson Red 31YR 10/591
      #a03133
      ΔE = 3.989 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  40. Sanderson

    1. Bengal Red
      #ac2b18
      ΔE = 3.804 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  41. Teknos

    1. GBI020
      #aa2b33
      ΔE = 3.847 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  42. Graham & Brown

    1. Double Decker Bus
      #b92928
      ΔE = 3.888 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  43. Dulux Australia

    1. Red Stop / A73
      #97342c
      ΔE = 4.001 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Red Box / A61
      #94302f
      ΔE = 5.037 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  44. Farrow & Ball

    1. Blazer / 212
      #ae372f
      ΔE = 4.002 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  45. Sigma

    1. Warm Red / S 1580-R
      #9c2c2f
      ΔE = 4.064 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Warm Red / 3002
      #9b3a33
      ΔE = 4.399 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  46. California Paints

    1. DEA 151 - Red Ink
      #ac3235
      ΔE = 4.125 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Strong Punch
      #ab3337
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  47. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Red Ink / 1033
      #ac3235
      ΔE = 4.125 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Red Contrast / 1123
      #b33234
      ΔE = 4.540 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  48. Dutch Boy

    1. Flambe
      #ab392b
      ΔE = 4.149 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Crayola Red
      #af382e
      ΔE = 4.298 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  49. Flügger

    1. Christiansborg Red (IN-755)
      #97372a
      ΔE = 4.203 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Kina (U-608)
      #a43d2a
      ΔE = 4.838 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  50. Dulux

    1. Volcanic Splash 3
      #b5322f
      ΔE = 4.303 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. 31YR 10/591
      #a33a3a
      ΔE = 5.148 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  51. Chrysler

    1. Regal Red
      #ac3036
      ΔE = 4.380 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Flame Red
      #bb2a25
      ΔE = 4.501 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  52. HKS

    1. 22K
      #a90b09
      ΔE = 4.409 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  53. Homebase

    1. Lacquer Red
      #991c20
      ΔE = 4.420 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  54. Sikkens

    1. C0.50.30
      #992d2f
      ΔE = 4.459 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. B7.45.31 (RAL 3031)
      #a63639
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  55. Peintures MF

    1. BD269-5
      #96392d
      ΔE = 4.526 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  56. Green Planet Paints

    1. Cochineal
      #9d232d
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  57. Devoe Paint

    1. Crimson Red / 31YR 10/591
      #a63b37
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  58. Zoffany

    1. Venetian Red
      #a03e35
      ΔE = 4.789 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  59. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 263A Cotillion Red
      #b13933
      ΔE = 4.882 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  60. Taubmans

    1. Hillcrest / T12 26.H4
      #ab3a38
      ΔE = 4.964 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Rum Punch / T10 20F-2
      #a93d37
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  61. Bristol

    1. Hillcrest / P064-W6
      #ab3a38
      ΔE = 4.964 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Piccadilly / P064-W7
      #993b37
      ΔE = 5.144 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  62. CIL

    1. Crimson Red
      #a33b39
      ΔE = 4.981 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  63. Focoltone

    1. 2249
      #a90005
      ΔE = 5.013 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 2283
      #a90029
      ΔE = 5.124 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  64. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Mephiston Red
      #9a1115
      ΔE = 5.018 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. Evil Sunz Scarlet
      #c2191f
      ΔE = 5.118 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  65. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Poppy Field
      #a63339
      ΔE = 5.030 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Signal Red
      #b13737
      ΔE = 5.082 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  66. Lascaux

    1. Cadmium­ red deep / 128
      #b72e35
      ΔE = 5.046 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Oxide red light / 168
      #a83a3a
      ΔE = 5.175 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  67. Glidden

    1. Crimson Red / 31YR 10/591
      #ad3439
      ΔE = 5.052 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  68. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1705
      #b41632
      ΔE = 5.143 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  69. Laura Ashley

    1. 46-22 Cherry Red
      #aa373a
      ΔE = 5.166 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. 46-21 Vine Tomato
      #a14037
      ΔE = 5.233 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  70. Wattyl

    1. Firefly / C59W
      #ae3a38
      ΔE = 5.186 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  71. Colorhouse

    1. Create .04
      #b8352e
      ΔE = 5.194 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  72. Clark+Kensington

    1. Tango Red / 07C-7
      #ae3839
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  73. Kelly-Moore

    1. Drive-in Cherry / HL 4231-5
      #a93a3a
      ΔE = 5.206 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  74. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 0-006 - Post office red
      #a23339
      ΔE = 5.219 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  75. Jedynka

    1. Piros
      #c41324
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 12.3%

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#aa2222 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#aa2222 foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #a22">…</p>

#aa2222 background

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #a22">…</p>

#aa2222 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a22">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11149858
Binary
10101010, 00100010, 00100010
Hexadecimal
#aa2222 / #a22
LRV
≈ 9.8%
RGB
rgb(170, 34, 34)
RGBA
rgba(170, 34, 34, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.714, g: 0.143, b: 0.143
RYB
red: 66.667%, yellow: 13.333%, blue: 13.333%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5627358 / 0xffaa2222
HSL
hsl(0, 67%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 67%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 80% (0.800), value: 67% (0.667)
HSP
hue: 360.000, saturation: 80.000%, perceived brightness: 38.125%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 12.174, S: 82.132, L: 37.496
Cubehelix
H: -8.190, S: 1.053, L: 0.293
TSL
T: 3.946, S: 0.571, L: 0.293
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 80% (0.800), yellow: 80% (0.800), key: 33% (0.333)
CMY
cyan: 33% (0.333), magenta: 87% (0.867), yellow: 87% (0.867)
XYZ
X: 17.440, Y: 9.808, Z: 2.488
xyY
x: 0.586, y: 0.330, Y: 9.808
CIELab
L: 37.496, a: 53.537, b: 35.482
CIELuv
L: 37.496, u: 101.234, v: 21.840
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.496, C: 64.228, H: 33.534
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.496, C: 103.563, H: 12.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.318, a: 44.595, b: 17.213
CIECAM02
J: 30.489, C: 72.284, h: 27.127, Q: 108.789, M: 63.211, s: 76.226, H: 8.861
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.781, jaune: 4.279, green: -10.200
LMS
L: 16.590, M: 4.394, S: 2.632
YCbCr
Y: 80.158, Cb: 107.872, Cr: 187.704
YCoCg
Y: 68.000, Cg: -34.000, Co: 76.500
YDbDr
Y: 74.664, Db: -61.200, Dr: -181.288
YPbPr
Y: 62.968, Pb: -15.640, Pr: 68.000
xvYCC
Y: 70.078, Cb: 114.261, Cr: 187.733
YIQ
Y: 74.664, I: 81.017, Q: 28.758
YUV
Y: 74.664, U: -20.009, V: 83.640
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/14 ΔE = 2.668
Brand Color
LastFM ΔE = 5.500

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