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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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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#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. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7599 C
      #b33d26
      ΔE = 1.448 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. 180
      #bd3826
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Mandarin Rust
      #b43d30
      ΔE = 1.522 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Red
      #ae3127
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  5. 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%
  6. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Flambe
      #ab392b
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. ★ Crayola Red
      #af382e
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  7. 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%
  8. 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%
  9. GM / General Motors

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

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

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

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

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

    1. ★ Red Terra / A85
      #ae4530
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  15. 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%
  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. Flügger

    1. Kina (U-608)
      #a43d2a
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  30. Evonik-Degussa

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

    1. Primary Red PR-2
      #b73430
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  32. Valspar Paint

    1. Pedicure At Lunch
      #ad322b
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 11.3%

#b23a29 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b23a29 foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #b23a29">…</p>

#b23a29 background

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #b23a29">…</p>

#b23a29 shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<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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