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#ad231c Hex Color Code

#ad231c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #ad231c is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #ad231c is comprised of 67.84% red, 13.73% green and 10.98% blue. In the HSL color space #ad231c has a hue of 3° (degrees), 72% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 609.16 nm.

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#ad231c linear gradient to complementary #0093c9

  1. #ad231c
  2. #a83f38
  3. #9f5353
  4. #93646f
  5. #80758c
  6. #6184aa
  7. #0093c9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #98050d
  2. #9f1212
  3. #a61b17
  4. #ad231c
  5. #b42a21
  6. #bb3126
  7. #c2382b

Tones

  1. #ad231c
  2. #a43528
  3. #9a4234
  4. #904d40
  5. #84564c
  6. #765e59
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#ad231c to white

  1. #ad231c
  2. #c14e3e
  3. #d37261
  4. #e29586
  5. #eeb8ad
  6. #f8dbd5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#ad231c to black

  1. #ad231c
  2. #8f2119
  3. #721e16
  4. #561a13
  5. #3b150e
  6. #230f08
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2570-Y80R
      #a9261e
      ΔE = 0.829 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. S 3560-Y70R
      #9b301f
      ΔE = 3.564 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  2. Revell

    1. ★ Revell 37131
      #ab1f1c
      ΔE = 0.960 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Red
      #aa1e1b
      ΔE = 1.198 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Santa Fe Red
      #ad3733
      ΔE = 4.592 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  4. Audi

    1. ★ Tornado Red / LY3D
      #a9211d
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Laserrot / H1, LY3H
      #bc2110
      ΔE = 4.190 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  5. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 3000 / Flame Red
      #a72920
      ΔE = 1.283 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. RAL 450-M
      #a71616
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Bonfire R45-110-038
      #a62a20
      ΔE = 1.445 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. ★ Del Toro R46-119-032
      #b11d20
      ΔE = 1.559 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  7. Crayola

    1. ★ Christmas Red
      #b22222
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  8. AMC

    1. ★ Oriental Red
      #aa2b25
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. ★ Rio Red
      #b22525
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  9. Ford

    1. ★ Rio Red
      #b12022
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Red Solid
      #c51f1a
      ΔE = 5.216 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  10. Fender

    1. ★ 25 / Chrome Red
      #b4151c
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. 77 / Seminole Red
      #af282f
      ΔE = 4.307 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  11. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 11105
      #ae2825
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Federal Standard 11136
      #a32b25
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  12. Tollens

    1. ★ UC006 Rouge Merlion
      #a42920
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Mara des bois | EE158
      #ab0e1a
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Front Door Red
      #a6231f
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Tomato Red
      #b61500
      ΔE = 4.531 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  14. Duron

    1. ★ Chinese Red
      #ad2f21
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Red Bay
      #a51f28
      ΔE = 4.384 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  15. Humbrol

    1. ★ 153 Insignia Red
      #b2101b
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. 220 Ferrari Red
      #c4151c
      ΔE = 4.581 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  16. Sanderson

    1. ★ Bengal Red
      #ac2b18
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. Carmen Lt
      #be3026
      ΔE = 4.935 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  17. Dulux

    1. ★ 16YR 13/558
      #b02826
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. 30YR 13/471
      #a43e2d
      ΔE = 4.432 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  18. Designers Guild

    1. ★ Ladybird
      #a91c11
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  19. Little Greene

    1. Firefly
      #af2426
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Atomic Red
      #bd2520
      ΔE = 3.677 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  20. Volkswagen

    1. Mars Red
      #b22e20
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. Flash Red
      #ae1e25
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  21. Behr

    1. Rojo Pasi0N PPH-65 (HISP)
      #af2f29
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Primary Red PR-2
      #b73430
      ΔE = 4.844 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  22. Magnolia Home

    1. Brave And Bold / JG-32
      #a62c29
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  23. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. R14 Waratah
      #aa2428
      ΔE = 3.080 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. R13 Signal Red
      #ba302b
      ΔE = 4.446 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  24. Chrysler

    1. Tango Red
      #bb221b
      ΔE = 3.121 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Flame Red
      #bb2a25
      ΔE = 3.750 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  25. Testors

    1. Testors 1801
      #bc001a
      ΔE = 3.145 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4561
      #b42b2a
      ΔE = 3.235 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. 4807
      #ac0022
      ΔE = 4.793 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  27. Plascon

    1. Hot Terracotta R5-C1-1
      #a02014
      ΔE = 3.291 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Just Terracotta R7-C1-1
      #b02c0c
      ΔE = 4.389 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  28. Earthborn

    1. Riding Hood
      #9c2c1f
      ΔE = 3.332 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  29. HKS

    1. 22K
      #a90b09
      ΔE = 3.489 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  30. Beckers

    1. Vallmo 686 / 1676-Y87R
      #b81509
      ΔE = 3.579 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  31. Graham & Brown

    1. Double Decker Bus
      #b92928
      ΔE = 3.591 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  32. Dutch Boy

    1. Flambe
      #ab392b
      ΔE = 3.651 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Crayola Red
      #af382e
      ΔE = 4.046 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  33. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Our Classic 4-13
      #ac322f
      ΔE = 3.714 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Orange Bead 6-16
      #ab3c21
      ΔE = 4.801 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  34. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10097
      #b9232a
      ΔE = 3.912 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. CF10115
      #a63231
      ΔE = 4.296 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  35. Farrow & Ball

    1. Blazer / 212
      #ae372f
      ΔE = 3.986 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  36. TRUMATCH

    1. 4-a3
      #be000a
      ΔE = 4.052 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. 6-a4
      #be0006
      ΔE = 4.392 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  37. ICI Paints

    1. 3208 Flaming Sword 19YR 13/558
      #af3530
      ΔE = 4.090 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Chile 26YR 14/548
      #ae3d31
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  38. Focoltone

    1. 1082
      #bc0006
      ΔE = 4.115 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 2249
      #a90005
      ΔE = 4.148 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  39. Berger

    1. Leaf Rust / AC118
      #a0392f
      ΔE = 4.132 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  40. Vista Paint

    1. Leaf Rust
      #a0392f
      ΔE = 4.132 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  41. Scib Paints

    1. Leaf Rust / AC118
      #a0392f
      ΔE = 4.132 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  42. Piaggio

    1. Arancio Fruit / 946/A
      #b20a00
      ΔE = 4.158 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Arancio / 953
      #a41400
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  43. Levis

    1. Clear Orange A80
      #a23530
      ΔE = 4.162 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Full Red
      #9e3b32
      ΔE = 4.766 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  44. Benjamin Moore

    1. Deep Rose / 2004-10
      #a13830
      ΔE = 4.187 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. Million Dollar Red / 2003-10
      #b6342d
      ΔE = 4.351 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  45. Bitter

    1. Inka / 68-202
      #b01400
      ΔE = 4.223 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  46. Flügger

    1. Kina (U-608)
      #a43d2a
      ΔE = 4.227 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. Christiansborg Red (IN-755)
      #97372a
      ΔE = 4.635 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  47. Dr

    1. Juhuang / 2009
      #b01500
      ΔE = 4.243 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  48. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Evil Sunz Scarlet
      #c2191f
      ΔE = 4.270 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  49. Samsung

    1. Orange / MOR
      #ac1500
      ΔE = 4.285 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  50. Iveco

    1. Arancio / 52132
      #b21500
      ΔE = 4.293 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Arancio Colas / 956
      #a91100
      ΔE = 4.439 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  51. Dupont

    1. CAS78
      #bb1829
      ΔE = 4.340 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  52. Ski-Doo

    1. Bombardier Orange / B228
      #aa0c00
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  53. UNKNOWN

    1. Bmw Feuerorange Uni / M08
      #a81700
      ΔE = 4.526 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  54. Vauxhall

    1. Brilliant Orange / 509
      #af2101
      ΔE = 4.590 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  55. Sikkens

    1. C2.57.28 (RAL 3002)
      #9b2322
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. C0.60.30
      #a5212a
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  56. Mylands of London

    1. Dark Red
      #a73333
      ΔE = 4.675 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  57. Sigma

    1. Warm Red / S 1580-Y90R
      #b03b30
      ΔE = 4.701 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Warm Red / 3000
      #a64034
      ΔE = 5.186 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  58. Fleet

    1. A.m.n.u Giallo Arancio / SGI22007
      #b02100
      ΔE = 4.780 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  59. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Tanager - 6601
      #a43834
      ΔE = 4.791 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Heartthrob - 6866
      #a82e33
      ΔE = 5.073 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  60. Pantone / PMS

    1. 1807
      #9e292b
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 187
      #b01c2e
      ΔE = 5.174 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  61. Colorhouse

    1. Create .04
      #b8352e
      ΔE = 4.830 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  62. Dulux Australia

    1. Red Stop / A73
      #97342c
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  63. Jedynka

    1. Piros
      #c41324
      ΔE = 4.918 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  64. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 263A Cotillion Red
      #b13933
      ΔE = 4.949 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  65. Lamborghini

    1. Arancio Miura / 2449055
      #a31700
      ΔE = 5.016 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  66. Caparol

    1. 38 48 21 / Barolo 125
      #bc1000
      ΔE = 5.022 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. 47 26 29 / Grenadin 70
      #983c30
      ΔE = 5.131 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  67. Peintures MF

    1. BD269-5
      #96392d
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  68. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Red Contrast / 1123
      #b33234
      ΔE = 5.120 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Red Ink / 1033
      #ac3235
      ΔE = 5.143 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  69. California Paints

    1. DEA 106 - Red Contrast
      #b33234
      ΔE = 5.120 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. DEA 151 - Red Ink
      #ac3235
      ΔE = 5.143 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  70. Zoffany

    1. Venetian Red
      #a03e35
      ΔE = 5.205 / LRV ≈ 11.2%

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#ad231c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#ad231c foreground

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #ad231c">…</p>

#ad231c background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #ad231c">…</p>

#ad231c shadow

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #ad231c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11346716
Binary
10101101, 00100011, 00011100
Hexadecimal
#ad231c
LRV
≈ 10.2%
Closest short hex
#a22 ΔE = 1.871
RGB
rgb(173, 35, 28)
RGBA
rgba(173, 35, 28, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.733, g: 0.148, b: 0.119
RYB
red: 67.843%, yellow: 13.865%, blue: 10.980%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5430500 / 0xffad231c
HSL
hsl(3, 72%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(3, 72%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 3° (2.897), saturation: 84% (0.838), value: 68% (0.678)
HSP
hue: 2.897, saturation: 83.815%, perceived brightness: 38.737%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 13.132, S: 87.373, L: 38.151
Cubehelix
H: -5.349, S: 1.088, L: 0.297
TSL
T: 3.898, S: 0.591, L: 0.296
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 80% (0.798), yellow: 84% (0.838), key: 32% (0.322)
CMY
cyan: 32% (0.322), magenta: 86% (0.863), yellow: 89% (0.890)
XYZ
X: 18.046, Y: 10.173, Z: 2.112
xyY
x: 0.595, y: 0.335, Y: 10.173
CIELab
L: 38.151, a: 53.968, b: 39.629
CIELuv
L: 38.151, u: 104.173, v: 24.304
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.151, C: 66.955, H: 36.290
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.151, C: 106.971, H: 13.132
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.895, a: 45.179, b: 18.401
CIECAM02
J: 31.096, C: 74.207, h: 29.532, Q: 109.866, M: 64.893, s: 76.854, H: 11.964
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.756, jaune: 4.823, green: -10.190
LMS
L: 17.252, M: 4.584, S: 2.269
YCbCr
Y: 80.845, Cb: 104.503, Cr: 189.079
YCoCg
Y: 67.750, Cg: -32.750, Co: 79.500
YDbDr
Y: 75.464, Db: -71.431, Dr: -185.473
YPbPr
Y: 63.890, Pb: -19.370, Pr: 69.322
xvYCC
Y: 70.870, Cb: 110.985, Cr: 188.895
YIQ
Y: 75.464, I: 84.458, Q: 27.003
YUV
Y: 75.464, U: -23.356, V: 85.570
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/16 ΔE = 2.148
Brand Color
LastFM ΔE = 4.215

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