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#aa231b Hex Color Code

#aa231b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #aa231b is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #aa231b is comprised of 66.67% red, 13.73% green and 10.59% blue. In the HSL color space #aa231b has a hue of 3° (degrees), 73% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 608.83 nm.

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#aa231b linear gradient to complementary #0090c5

  1. #aa231b
  2. #a53e36
  3. #9c5151
  4. #90636d
  5. #7d728a
  6. #5f81a7
  7. #0090c5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #96070d
  2. #9c1311
  3. #a31b16
  4. #aa231b
  5. #b12a20
  6. #b83125
  7. #be372a

Tones

  1. #aa231b
  2. #a13427
  3. #974133
  4. #8d4b3e
  5. #81534a
  6. #735b56
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#aa231b to white

  1. #aa231b
  2. #be4e3d
  3. #d07260
  4. #e09586
  5. #edb8ad
  6. #f8dbd5
  7. #ffffff

#aa231b to black

  1. #aa231b
  2. #8c2118
  3. #701e15
  4. #541a12
  5. #3a150e
  6. #220f07
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2570-Y80R
      #a9261e
      ΔE = 0.559 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. S 3060-Y80R
      #a83227
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  2. Revell

    1. ★ Revell 37131
      #ab1f1c
      ΔE = 0.747 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  3. Audi

    1. ★ Tornado Red / LY3D
      #a9211d
      ΔE = 0.832 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. ★ Tornadorot / 9301, G2, LY3D
      #a41c17
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Red
      #ab1a17
      ΔE = 1.029 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. ★ Orange
      #b21f13
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2350 C
      #af231c
      ΔE = 1.116 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. ★ 1805
      #ad2624
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Bonfire R45-110-038
      #a62a20
      ΔE = 1.137 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. ★ Pulse R44-117-035
      #a41d19
      ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  7. Chrysler

    1. ★ Red
      #a52921
      ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Red
      #ae3127
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  8. Tollens

    1. ★ UC006 Rouge Merlion
      #a42920
      ΔE = 1.398 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Rouge arsenal | EE157
      #b2101d
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Front Door Red
      #a6231f
      ΔE = 1.427 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Pomegranate Red
      #a61a1d
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  10. Designers Guild

    1. ★ Ladybird
      #a91c11
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  11. AMC

    1. ★ Oriental Red
      #aa2b25
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Rio Red
      #b22525
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  12. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 3002 / Carmine red
      #a2231d
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. RAL 3016 / Coral red
      #b32821
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4808
      #ae121b
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. ★ 4615
      #a62f1c
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  14. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bright Red
      #b31c1e
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Red
      #ae3127
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  15. Humbrol

    1. ★ 153 Insignia Red
      #b2101b
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  16. Sanderson

    1. ★ Bengal Red
      #ac2b18
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  17. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 11105
      #ae2825
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 11136
      #a32b25
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  18. Fender

    1. ★ 25 / Chrome Red
      #b4151c
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. 54 / Dakota Red
      #ae0315
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  19. Crayola

    1. ★ Christmas Red
      #b22222
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  20. Duron

    1. ★ Chinese Red
      #ad2f21
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  21. TRUMATCH

    1. 5-b6
      #a92e27
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. 6-b6
      #a92e18
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  22. Volkswagen

    1. Tropic Orange
      #9f2f21
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Flash Red
      #ae1e25
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  23. Plascon

    1. French Kiss R6-C1-1
      #a42410
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Hot Terracotta R5-C1-1
      #a02014
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  24. Sikkens

    1. C3.57.31
      #a52e28
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. C6.65.35
      #af2f22
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  25. Little Greene

    1. Firefly
      #af2426
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  26. Earthborn

    1. Riding Hood
      #9c2c1f
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  27. Magnolia Home

    1. Brave And Bold / JG-32
      #a62c29
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  28. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Scarlet - 2907
      #b5001a
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 9.9%

#aa231b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#aa231b foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #aa231b">…</p>

#aa231b background

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #aa231b">…</p>

#aa231b shadow

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #aa231b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11150107
Binary
10101010, 00100011, 00011011
Hexadecimal
#aa231b
LRV
≈ 9.8%
Closest short hex
#a22 ΔE = 1.828
RGB
rgb(170, 35, 27)
RGBA
rgba(170, 35, 27, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.733, g: 0.151, b: 0.116
RYB
red: 0.667%, yellow: 0.139%, blue: 0.106%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5627109 / 0xffaa231b
HSL
hsl(3, 73%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(3, 73%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 3° (3.357), saturation: 84% (0.841), value: 67% (0.667)
HSP
hue: 3.357, saturation: 84.118%, perceived brightness: 38.108%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 13.296, S: 87.657, L: 37.536
Cubehelix
H: -4.884, S: 1.077, L: 0.293
TSL
T: 3.891, S: 0.589, L: 0.292
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 79% (0.794), yellow: 84% (0.841), key: 33% (0.333)
CMY
cyan: 33% (0.333), magenta: 86% (0.863), yellow: 89% (0.894)
XYZ
X: 17.379, Y: 9.830, Z: 2.019
xyY
x: 0.595, y: 0.336, Y: 9.830
CIELab
L: 37.536, a: 53.032, b: 39.366
CIELuv
L: 37.536, u: 101.958, v: 24.095
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.536, C: 66.046, H: 36.587
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.536, C: 104.767, H: 13.296
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.353, a: 44.073, b: 18.129
CIECAM02
J: 30.499, C: 73.159, h: 29.816, Q: 108.805, M: 63.976, s: 76.680, H: 12.333
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.756, jaune: 4.800, green: -9.992
LMS
L: 16.630, M: 4.471, S: 2.171
YCbCr
Y: 79.976, Cb: 104.508, Cr: 187.833
YCgCo
Y: 66.750, Cg: -31.750, Co: 78.250
YDbDr
Y: 74.453, Db: -71.414, Dr: -181.691
YPbPr
Y: 63.179, Pb: -19.525, Pr: 67.868
xvYCC
Y: 70.260, Cb: 110.849, Cr: 187.617
YIQ
Y: 74.453, I: 82.992, Q: 26.057
YUV
Y: 74.453, U: -23.350, V: 83.825
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/16 ΔE = 2.520
Brand Color
Quora ΔE = 4.608

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