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#b23a1d Hex Color Code

#b23a1d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b23a1d is a shade of red-orange. In the RGB color model #b23a1d is comprised of 69.8% red, 22.75% green and 11.37% blue. In the HSL color space #b23a1d has a hue of 12° (degrees), 72% saturation and 41% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 601.92 nm.

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#b23a1d linear gradient to complementary #0093cf

  1. #b23a1d
  2. #ac4d3b
  3. #a25d57
  4. #956b74
  5. #827992
  6. #6286b0
  7. #0093cf

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9b250b
  2. #a32c11
  3. #aa3317
  4. #b23a1d
  5. #ba4123
  6. #c14728
  7. #c94e2e

Tones

  1. #b23a1d
  2. #a9452a
  3. #9e4e37
  4. #935543
  5. #875c4f
  6. #79625c
  7. #686868

Tints and Shades

#b23a1d to white

  1. #b23a1d
  2. #c55d40
  3. #d57d63
  4. #e39d88
  5. #efbdae
  6. #f8ded6
  7. #ffffff

#b23a1d to black

  1. #b23a1d
  2. #93321a
  3. #752a17
  4. #582214
  5. #3c1a10
  6. #231108
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Brick House
      #af3919
      ΔE = 0.972 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Concert Hall
      #a93318
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  2. Audi

    1. ★ Rocket Orange Metallic / LD2Z
      #ac3d1f
      ΔE = 1.220 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Sundown Orange / LB2A, Z7Z7
      #b7422a
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4567
      #b8361d
      ΔE = 1.345 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. ★ 4614
      #ae401c
      ΔE = 1.767 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 4-b4
      #b7361f
      ΔE = 1.438 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. 4-b5
      #ac321c
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Orange Bead 6-16
      #ab3c21
      ΔE = 1.502 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  6. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Red Energy
      #ab3c21
      ΔE = 1.502 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7599 C
      #b33d26
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. 1675 C
      #a9431e
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 45 40 30 / Korall 155
      #bc381c
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 47 21 28 / Englischrot 20
      #a83c24
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-Y70R
      #ac3923
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. ★ S 2570-Y70R
      #b3301b
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  10. Ford

    1. ★ Orange
      #ba2f12
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Medium Orange
      #a53c1f
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  11. Dulux

    1. Hot Paprika 3
      #b33625
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Auburn Falls 2
      #a44126
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  12. Chrysler

    1. Reconnaissance Red
      #b73b29
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. Orange
      #b93122
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 12.6%

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#b23a1d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b23a1d foreground

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="color: #b23a1d">…</p>

#b23a1d background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b23a1d">…</p>

#b23a1d shadow

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b23a1d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11680285
Binary
10110010, 00111010, 00011101
Hexadecimal
#b23a1d
LRV
≈ 12.6%
Closest short hex
#b31 ΔE = 2.102
RGB
rgb(178, 58, 29)
RGBA
rgba(178, 58, 29, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.672, g: 0.219, b: 0.109
RYB
red: 0.698%, yellow: 0.255%, blue: 0.114%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5096931 / 0xffb23a1d
HSL
hsl(12, 72%, 41%)
HSLA
hsla(12, 72%, 41%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 12° (11.678), saturation: 84% (0.837), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 11.678, saturation: 83.708%, perceived brightness: 42.135%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 17.548, S: 89.073, L: 42.128
Cubehelix
H: 4.087, S: 0.956, L: 0.356
TSL
T: 3.730, S: 0.479, L: 0.355
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 67% (0.674), yellow: 84% (0.837), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.302), magenta: 77% (0.773), yellow: 89% (0.886)
XYZ
X: 20.097, Y: 12.583, Z: 2.533
xyY
x: 0.571, y: 0.357, Y: 12.583
CIELab
L: 42.128, a: 47.326, b: 43.129
CIELuv
L: 42.128, u: 95.063, v: 30.060
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.128, C: 64.030, H: 42.344
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.128, C: 99.702, H: 17.548
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.472, a: 39.055, b: 20.597
CIECAM02
J: 34.480, C: 66.355, h: 35.866, Q: 115.690, M: 58.026, s: 70.822, H: 20.267
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.773, jaune: 5.478, green: -8.488
LMS
L: 19.722, M: 7.234, S: 2.722
YCbCr
Y: 93.820, Cb: 97.509, Cr: 182.739
YCgCo
Y: 80.750, Cg: -22.750, Co: 81.750
YDbDr
Y: 90.574, Db: -92.657, Dr: -166.253
YPbPr
Y: 81.472, Pb: -28.300, Pr: 61.334
xvYCC
Y: 85.970, Cb: 103.140, Cr: 181.878
YIQ
Y: 90.574, I: 80.803, Q: 16.352
YUV
Y: 90.574, U: -30.299, V: 76.700
Munsell Color System
10R 4/12 ΔE = 4.237
Brand Color
Yelp ΔE = 4.363

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