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#b23c28 Hex Color Code

#b23c28 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b23c28 is a shade of red. In the RGB color model #b23c28 is comprised of 69.8% red, 23.53% green and 15.69% blue. In the HSL color space #b23c28 has a hue of 9° (degrees), 63% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 603.31 nm.

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#b23c28 linear gradient to complementary #00a3da

  1. #b23c28
  2. #ad5144
  3. #a46361
  4. #98747e
  5. #84849c
  6. #6594ba
  7. #00a3da

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9b2718
  2. #a32e1d
  3. #aa3522
  4. #b23c28
  5. #ba432e
  6. #c14933
  7. #c95039

Tones

  1. #b23c28
  2. #a94734
  3. #a0513f
  4. #95594a
  5. #8a6056
  6. #7d6761
  7. #6d6d6d

Tints and Shades

#b23c28 to white

  1. #b23c28
  2. #c45e48
  3. #d47e6a
  4. #e29e8d
  5. #eebeb2
  6. #f8ded8
  7. #ffffff

#b23c28 to black

  1. #b23c28
  2. #933423
  3. #742b1d
  4. #572318
  5. #3c1a13
  6. #22110b
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7599 C
      #b33d26
      ΔE = 0.752 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. ★ 180
      #bd3826
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Reconnaissance Red
      #b73b29
      ΔE = 1.061 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. ★ Mandarin Rust
      #b43d30
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ Hot Paprika 3
      #b33625
      ΔE = 1.169 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. ★ Volcanic Splash 4
      #b54131
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Coral
      #b5382a
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. ★ Bittersweet
      #bd3929
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4560
      #b83e28
      ΔE = 1.534 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ 4567
      #b8361d
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-Y70R
      #ac3923
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. S 2570-Y70R
      #b3301b
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Riding Hood 30YR 15/550
      #b13e30
      ΔE = 1.757 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Chile 26YR 14/548
      #ae3d31
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 4-b4
      #b7361f
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. 6-b5
      #b5321b
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  9. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Red Terra / A85
      #ae4530
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 49 34 29 / Grenadin 100
      #b4442c
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 47 21 28 / Englischrot 20
      #a83c24
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  11. Audi

    1. ★ Sundown Orange / LB2A, Z7Z7
      #b7422a
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Rocket Orange Metallic / LD2Z
      #ac3d1f
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / 3020
      #ba3b2d
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Warm Red / S 1580-Y90R
      #b03b30
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Paper Lantern / CSP-1150
      #ac4031
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Million Dollar Red / 2003-10
      #b6342d
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Red Energy
      #ab3c21
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Flambe
      #ab392b
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Orange Bead 6-16
      #ab3c21
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  16. Plascon

    1. Rooibos R6-C1-2
      #b04434
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  17. AMC

    1. Mardi Gras Red
      #b92f25
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Indian Ceramic
      #bb2d20
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. Madarin Orange
      #b34634
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Bolero Red
      #b42c22
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  19. Volkswagen

    1. Mars Red
      #b22e20
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. Kasan Red
      #b62c21
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  20. Vista Paint

    1. High Society
      #aa4832
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  21. Scib Paints

    1. High Society / AC116
      #aa4832
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  22. Berger

    1. High Society / AC116
      #aa4832
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  23. Sanderson

    1. Carmen Lt
      #be3026
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  24. Sikkens

    1. C6.65.35
      #af2f22
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  25. Devoe Paint

    1. Chile / 26YR 14/548
      #af4737
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  26. Brillux

    1. 24.24.24
      #a94335
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 12.7%

#b23c28 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b23c28 foreground

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #b23c28">…</p>

#b23c28 background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #b23c28">…</p>

#b23c28 shadow

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

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b23c28">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11680808
Binary
10110010, 00111100, 00101000
Hexadecimal
#b23c28
LRV
≈ 12.9%
Closest short hex
#b32 ΔE = 1.922
RGB
rgb(178, 60, 40)
RGBA
rgba(178, 60, 40, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.640, g: 0.216, b: 0.144
RYB
red: 0.698%, yellow: 0.249%, blue: 0.157%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5096408 / 0xffb23c28
HSL
hsl(9, 63%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(9, 63%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 9° (8.696), saturation: 78% (0.775), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 8.696, saturation: 77.528%, perceived brightness: 42.543%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 16.522, S: 81.731, L: 42.541
Cubehelix
H: 0.753, S: 0.892, L: 0.365
TSL
T: 3.792, S: 0.441, L: 0.365
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 66% (0.663), yellow: 78% (0.775), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.302), magenta: 76% (0.765), yellow: 84% (0.843)
XYZ
X: 20.361, Y: 12.853, Z: 3.416
xyY
x: 0.556, y: 0.351, Y: 12.853
CIELab
L: 42.541, a: 46.844, b: 37.855
CIELuv
L: 42.541, u: 92.205, v: 27.351
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.541, C: 60.228, H: 38.942
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.541, C: 96.176, H: 16.522
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.851, a: 38.639, b: 19.447
CIECAM02
J: 34.853, C: 63.392, h: 32.702, Q: 116.313, M: 55.436, s: 69.037, H: 16.096
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.810, jaune: 4.830, green: -8.482
LMS
L: 19.888, M: 7.512, S: 3.595
YCbCr
Y: 95.906, Cb: 101.756, Cr: 181.222
YCgCo
Y: 84.500, Cg: -24.500, Co: 79.000
YDbDr
Y: 93.002, Db: -79.760, Dr: -161.634
YPbPr
Y: 83.694, Pb: -23.570, Pr: 59.920
xvYCC
Y: 87.878, Cb: 107.295, Cr: 180.636
YIQ
Y: 93.002, I: 76.720, Q: 18.729
YUV
Y: 93.002, U: -26.081, V: 74.570
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/12 ΔE = 3.933
Brand Color
YouTube ΔE = 3.835

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