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#b23a29 Hex Color Code

#b23a29 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b23a29 is a shade of red. In the RGB color model #b23a29 is comprised of 69.8% red, 22.75% green and 16.08% blue. In the HSL color space #b23a29 has a hue of 7° (degrees), 63% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 604.3 nm.

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#b23a29 linear gradient to complementary #00a6db

  1. #b23a29
  2. #ad5045
  3. #a56462
  4. #98757f
  5. #85869d
  6. #6596bb
  7. #00a6db

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9c2519
  2. #a32c1e
  3. #aa3324
  4. #b23a29
  5. #ba412f
  6. #c14734
  7. #c94e3a

Tones

  1. #b23a29
  2. #a94635
  3. #a05040
  4. #96594b
  5. #8b6057
  6. #7e6762
  7. #6e6e6e

Tints and Shades

#b23a29 to white

  1. #b23a29
  2. #c45d49
  3. #d47d6b
  4. #e29d8e
  5. #eebdb2
  6. #f8ded8
  7. #ffffff

#b23a29 to black

  1. #b23a29
  2. #933224
  3. #742a1e
  4. #572219
  5. #3c1a13
  6. #22110b
  7. #000000

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  1. Dulux

    1. ★ Hot Paprika 3
      #b33625
      ΔE = 0.831 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. ★ Volcanic Splash 4
      #b54131
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Riding Hood 30YR 15/550
      #b13e30
      ΔE = 1.382 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. ★ Chile 26YR 14/548
      #ae3d31
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  3. Chrysler

    1. ★ Mandarin Rust
      #b43d30
      ΔE = 1.522 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Red
      #ae3127
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / S 1580-Y90R
      #b03b30
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. ★ Warm Red / 3020
      #ba3b2d
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  5. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Flambe
      #ab392b
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. ★ Crayola Red
      #af382e
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-Y70R
      #ac3923
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. ★ S 3050-Y80R
      #b24134
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  7. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Paper Lantern / CSP-1150
      #ac4031
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. ★ Million Dollar Red / 2003-10
      #b6342d
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Poppy Red
      #ab3628
      ΔE = 2.033 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. Indian Sun Tan
      #aa4535
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  9. AMC

    1. ★ Mardi Gras Red
      #b92f25
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Indian Ceramic
      #bb2d20
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ Burgund 1
      #ac3428
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. 47 21 28 / Englischrot 20
      #a83c24
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4601
      #a73d2c
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. 4608
      #a73523
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  12. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Mars Red
      #b22e20
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. Kasan Red
      #b62c21
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  13. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Red Terra / A85
      #ae4530
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  14. Plascon

    1. Rooibos R6-C1-2
      #b04434
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Sienna Canyon Walls R5-C1-2
      #ac3c34
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. 180
      #bd3826
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  16. Sikkens

    1. C6.65.35
      #af2f22
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  17. Ford

    1. Red
      #ae3127
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Thanks Vermilion
      #a53929
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  18. Farrow & Ball

    1. Blazer / 212
      #ae372f
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  19. Sanderson

    1. Carmen Lt
      #be3026
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  20. TRUMATCH

    1. 6-b5
      #b5321b
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. 4-b5
      #ac321c
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  21. Duron

    1. Rave Red
      #bd2e26
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Chinese Red
      #ad2f21
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  22. Audi

    1. Sundown Orange / LB2A, Z7Z7
      #b7422a
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Orange Bead 6-16
      #ab3c21
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Red Obsession - 7590
      #b63731
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  25. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. R13 Signal Red
      #ba302b
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  26. Nippon Paint

    1. Cotillion Red / NP AC 2071 A
      #b43d35
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  27. Brillux

    1. 24.24.24
      #a94335
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  28. Coronado Paint

    1. AC120 - Red Red
      #b83c34
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  29. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 263A Cotillion Red
      #b13933
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  30. Behr

    1. Primary Red PR-2
      #b73430
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
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    1. Pedicure At Lunch
      #ad322b
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 11.3%

#b23a29 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b23a29 foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #b23a29">…</p>

#b23a29 background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #b23a29">…</p>

#b23a29 shadow

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b23a29">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11680297
Binary
10110010, 00111010, 00101001
Hexadecimal
#b23a29
LRV
≈ 12.7%
Closest short hex
#b32 ΔE = 1.928
RGB
rgb(178, 58, 41)
RGBA
rgba(178, 58, 41, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.643, g: 0.209, b: 0.148
RYB
red: 0.698%, yellow: 0.237%, blue: 0.161%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5096919 / 0xffb23a29
HSL
hsl(7, 63%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(7, 63%%, 43%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 7° (7.445), saturation: 77% (0.770), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 7.445, saturation: 76.966%, perceived brightness: 42.309%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 15.817, S: 80.659, L: 42.237
Cubehelix
H: -0.607, S: 0.897, L: 0.361
TSL
T: 3.816, S: 0.447, L: 0.361
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 67% (0.674), yellow: 77% (0.770), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.302), magenta: 77% (0.773), yellow: 84% (0.839)
XYZ
X: 20.276, Y: 12.654, Z: 3.472
xyY
x: 0.557, y: 0.348, Y: 12.654
CIELab
L: 42.237, a: 47.732, b: 36.986
CIELuv
L: 42.237, u: 93.325, v: 26.438
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.237, C: 60.385, H: 37.771
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.237, C: 96.998, H: 15.817
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.573, a: 39.489, b: 19.114
CIECAM02
J: 34.606, C: 64.133, h: 31.562, Q: 115.901, M: 56.083, s: 69.562, H: 14.605
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.812, jaune: 4.693, green: -8.698
LMS
L: 19.730, M: 7.236, S: 3.648
YCbCr
Y: 94.996, Cb: 102.777, Cr: 181.887
YCgCo
Y: 83.750, Cg: -25.750, Co: 78.750
YDbDr
Y: 91.942, Db: -76.661, Dr: -163.649
YPbPr
Y: 82.336, Pb: -22.300, Pr: 60.782
xvYCC
Y: 86.712, Cb: 108.411, Cr: 181.393
YIQ
Y: 91.942, I: 76.947, Q: 20.085
YUV
Y: 91.942, U: -25.067, V: 75.500
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/12 ΔE = 3.258
Brand Color
YouTube ΔE = 3.570

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