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#b23c38 Hex Color Code

#b23c38 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b23c38 is a shade of red. In the RGB color model #b23c38 is comprised of 69.8% red, 23.53% green and 21.96% blue. In the HSL color space #b23c38 has a hue of 2° (degrees), 52% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 608.99 nm.

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#b23c38 linear gradient to complementary #00bfea

  1. #b23c38
  2. #af5753
  3. #a86d70
  4. #9c838d
  5. #8997ab
  6. #69abca
  7. #00bfea

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9c2728
  2. #a32e2d
  3. #aa3532
  4. #b23c38
  5. #ba433e
  6. #c14943
  7. #c95049

Tones

  1. #b23c38
  2. #aa4942
  3. #a2534c
  4. #995d56
  5. #8f6660
  6. #836e6b
  7. #757575

Tints and Shades

#b23c38 to white

  1. #b23c38
  2. #c35e56
  3. #d37e75
  4. #e19e96
  5. #edbeb8
  6. #f7dedb
  7. #ffffff

#b23c38 to black

  1. #b23c38
  2. #93342f
  3. #742b27
  4. #57231f
  5. #3c1b17
  6. #22120e
  7. #000000

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  1. Dulux

    1. ★ 19YR 13/558
      #b03f3a
      ΔE = 0.642 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. ★ Fire Cracker 3
      #b33e3f
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  2. Jotun

    1. ★ 0256 / Signal Red
      #b03f3c
      ΔE = 0.959 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. 2361 / Energi
      #b0483e
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Glitzy Red / 1069
      #af413b
      ΔE = 1.047 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Hot Jazz / 1258
      #bc3033
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3050-Y90R
      #b34039
      ΔE = 1.061 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. S 3050-Y80R
      #b24134
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Rum Punch / 231-7
      #ae413a
      ΔE = 1.135 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Rum Raisin / 230-7
      #a8483d
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  6. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 263A Cotillion Red
      #b13933
      ΔE = 1.148 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. 261A Knockout Red
      #b0373c
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  7. Tollens

    1. ★ Cardinal | EE152
      #b13f3d
      ΔE = 1.151 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. ★ UC003 Rouge shangai
      #bc3935
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  8. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Flaming Sword / 19YR 13/558
      #b24139
      ΔE = 1.245 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Amazing / 04YR 11/537
      #a93b3d
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Cotillion Red / NP AC 2071 A
      #b43d35
      ΔE = 1.247 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  10. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Signal Red
      #b13737
      ΔE = 1.263 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  11. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ AC121 - Lipstick Pencil
      #af3939
      ΔE = 1.417 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. ★ AC120 - Red Red
      #b83c34
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  12. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Hopscotch / JG-31
      #ab3f38
      ΔE = 1.425 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  13. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Apple of My Eye / 08C-7
      #b83e3a
      ΔE = 1.477 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Cayenne / 07D-5
      #bd3c3c
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  14. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Safety Red / 562
      #ab3f3b
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Drive-in Cherry / HL 4231-5
      #a93a3a
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Crimson
      #ac413d
      ΔE = 1.563 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. ★ Claret
      #ab4439
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  16. Plascon

    1. ★ Sienna Canyon Walls R5-C1-2
      #ac3c34
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  17. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 539 - Currant red
      #ad3d3c
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. ★ BS 4800 04 E 56 - Carnival red
      #bc3a3a
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  18. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Signal Red
      #aa403b
      ΔE = 1.671 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. ★ Tile Red
      #ab413f
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  19. Brillux

    1. ★ 27.21.24
      #b33639
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. 24.24.24
      #a94335
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  20. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Red Obsession - 7590
      #b63731
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. ★ Gypsy Red - 6865
      #b6363b
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  21. Bristol

    1. ★ Red Ross / P061-W7
      #b93733
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. ★ Hillcrest / P064-W6
      #ab3a38
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  22. Glidden

    1. ★ Rum Punch / PPG1190-7
      #aa423a
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. Red Gumball / PPG1187-7
      #ac3a3e
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Rum Punch / PPG1190-7
      #aa423a
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. ★ Rum Runner 232-7
      #b23e3f
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  24. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7627 CP
      #b23730
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. ★ 18-1555 TPG
      #bc3d3a
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  25. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Santa Fe Red
      #ad3733
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. ★ Tripoli Red
      #ad3531
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  26. Taubmans

    1. ★ Rum Punch / T10 20F-2
      #a93d37
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. ★ Red Heart / T08 50-4
      #a83f39
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  27. Behr

    1. ★ S-G-170 Licorice Stick
      #ad3737
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. ★ 170B-7 Red Tomato
      #aa3935
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  28. Little Greene

    1. ★ Totally Tom
      #ab423f
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  29. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3208 Flaming Sword 19YR 13/558
      #af3530
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. ★ Chile 26YR 14/548
      #ae3d31
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  30. Resene

    1. ★ Moulin Rouge R53-117-034
      #ad463f
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Havoc R49-160-036
      #ad3539
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  31. Sto

    1. ★ 33200
      #af4640
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  32. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Jaunty Red
      #b04041
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Crayola Red
      #af382e
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  33. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Blazer / 212
      #ae372f
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  34. AMC

    1. ★ Red
      #b83339
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Grenadier Red
      #bf3333
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  35. Peintures MF

    1. Tomatille
      #b34242
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  36. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Chelsea Prize 4-14
      #ac383a
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Our Classic 4-13
      #ac322f
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  37. Ford

    1. Flamingo Red
      #bd3333
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  38. Sico

    1. 6059-75 Etruscan Red
      #a6423b
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  39. Crown Diamond

    1. 7215-75 Etruscan Red
      #a6423b
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  40. Crown Paint

    1. Sticky Fingers
      #bc3f3a
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  41. California Paints

    1. DEA 154 - Red Revival
      #a8453b
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Stagecoach
      #a5443f
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  42. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4380
      #af3d40
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. 4588
      #a53f37
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  43. Colorhouse

    1. Create .04
      #b8352e
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  44. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Lipstick Pencil / AC121
      #b64342
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  45. Benjamin Moore

    1. King's Red / CW-335
      #a7453e
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. Sangria / 2006-20
      #a64438
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  46. Chrysler

    1. Mandarin Rust
      #b43d30
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  47. Sigma

    1. Warm Red / S 2070-Y90R
      #ac483f
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Warm Red / 3000
      #a64034
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  48. Disney

    1. 2B-70 Code Red
      #bd353b
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  49. Sikkens

    1. C0.50.40
      #bf393b
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  50. Vista Paint

    1. Lipstick Pencil
      #bd2e32
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  51. Scib Paints

    1. Lipstick Pencil / AC121
      #bd2e32
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  52. Berger

    1. Lipstick Pencil / AC121
      #bd2e32
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  53. Olympic

    1. Rum Runner B32-6
      #a6423f
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  54. Colortrend

    1. 1110
      #b43f43
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  55. Diamond Vogel

    1. Unmatched Beauty / 1110
      #b43f43
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  56. TRUMATCH

    1. 5-b5
      #b5322b
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  57. Crayola

    1. Rose
      #a9473a
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  58. CIL

    1. Chile
      #ac4739
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  59. Laura Ashley

    1. 46-22 Cherry Red
      #aa373a
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 11.6%

#b23c38 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b23c38 foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #b23c38">…</p>

#b23c38 background

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

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #b23c38">…</p>

#b23c38 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b23c38">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11680824
Binary
10110010, 00111100, 00111000
Hexadecimal
#b23c38
LRV
≈ 13.0%
Closest short hex
#b33 ΔE = 1.920
RGB
rgb(178, 60, 56)
RGBA
rgba(178, 60, 56, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.605, g: 0.204, b: 0.190
RYB
red: 0.698%, yellow: 0.236%, blue: 0.220%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5096392 / 0xffb23c38
HSL
hsl(2, 52%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(2, 52%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 2° (1.967), saturation: 69% (0.685), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 1.967, saturation: 68.539%, perceived brightness: 42.859%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 13.217, S: 67.079, L: 42.741
Cubehelix
H: -6.276, S: 0.824, L: 0.372
TSL
T: 3.914, S: 0.404, L: 0.372
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 66% (0.663), yellow: 69% (0.685), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.302), magenta: 76% (0.765), yellow: 78% (0.780)
XYZ
X: 20.692, Y: 12.985, Z: 5.157
xyY
x: 0.533, y: 0.334, Y: 12.985
CIELab
L: 42.741, a: 47.593, b: 28.914
CIELuv
L: 42.741, u: 89.208, v: 20.951
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.741, C: 55.687, H: 31.280
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.741, C: 91.635, H: 13.217
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.035, a: 39.437, b: 16.739
CIECAM02
J: 35.068, C: 60.754, h: 25.953, Q: 116.671, M: 53.128, s: 67.481, H: 7.357
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.873, jaune: 3.580, green: -8.793
LMS
L: 19.904, M: 7.515, S: 5.310
YCbCr
Y: 97.474, Cb: 108.780, Cr: 180.086
YCgCo
Y: 88.500, Cg: -28.500, Co: 75.000
YDbDr
Y: 94.826, Db: -58.432, Dr: -158.162
YPbPr
Y: 84.846, Pb: -15.570, Pr: 59.184
xvYCC
Y: 88.868, Cb: 114.323, Cr: 179.989
YIQ
Y: 94.826, I: 71.580, Q: 23.707
YUV
Y: 94.826, U: -19.105, V: 72.970
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/12 ΔE = 2.723
Brand Color
YouTube ΔE = 3.986

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