Encycolorpedia

Carnelian / #b31b1b Hex Color Code

#b31b1b Paint ChipThe color carnelian with hexadecimal color code #b31b1b is a shade of red. In the RGB color model #b31b1b is comprised of 70.2% red, 10.59% green and 10.59% blue. In the HSL color space #b31b1b has a hue of 0° (degrees), 74% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 611.37 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#b31b1b linear gradient to complementary #0096ce

  1. #b31b1b
  2. #ad3c38
  3. #a55254
  4. #986571
  5. #85768f
  6. #6586ae
  7. #0096ce

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9e000c
  2. #a50211
  3. #ac1116
  4. #b31b1b
  5. #ba2420
  6. #c12b25
  7. #c8332a

Tones

  1. #b31b1b
  2. #aa3228
  3. #9f4134
  4. #944d41
  5. #88564d
  6. #795f5a
  7. #676767

Tints and Shades

#b31b1b to white

  1. #b31b1b
  2. #c64b3d
  3. #d77160
  4. #e69486
  5. #f1b8ad
  6. #fadbd5
  7. #ffffff

#b31b1b to black

  1. #b31b1b
  2. #941c18
  3. #751b15
  4. #581912
  5. #3d150e
  6. #230f07
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bright Red
      #b31c1e
      ΔE = 0.609 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. ★ Medium Red Mica
      #ac191b
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Vermillion
      #b01c1c
      ΔE = 0.681 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. ★ Toreador Red
      #b81e18
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Copper
      #b21c18
      ΔE = 0.704 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. ★ Monte Carlo Red
      #b01c24
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  4. Fender

    1. ★ 25 / Chrome Red
      #b4151c
      ΔE = 0.747 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. 54 / Dakota Red
      #ae0315
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2350 C
      #af231c
      ΔE = 0.935 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. ★ P 49-8 C
      #ae2424
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ C4.75.30
      #ae1e1c
      ΔE = 1.001 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. C6.65.35
      #af2f22
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Del Toro R46-119-032
      #b11d20
      ΔE = 1.146 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Bonfire R45-110-038
      #a62a20
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  8. Crayola

    1. ★ Christmas Red
      #b22222
      ΔE = 1.275 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  9. Humbrol

    1. ★ 153 Insignia Red
      #b2101b
      ΔE = 1.305 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. ★ 60 Scarlet
      #ba131d
      ΔE = 1.459 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  10. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 3016 / Coral red
      #b32821
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. RAL 3031 / Orient red
      #b32428
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  11. Tollens

    1. ★ Rouge arsenal | EE157
      #b2101d
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. ★ T2072-4
      #bb0c1c
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  12. Revell

    1. ★ Revell 37131
      #ab1f1c
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  13. Audi

    1. ★ Brilliant Red / C8, C8C8, C8PA, C8PW, LY3J
      #b51c14
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. ★ Tornado Red / LY3D
      #a9211d
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  14. AMC

    1. ★ Bright Red
      #b52224
      ΔE = 1.786 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. ★ Oriental Red
      #aa2b25
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  15. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Scarlet - 2907
      #b5001a
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  16. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1801
      #bc001a
      ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2570-Y80R
      #a9261e
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. S 3060-Y80R
      #a83227
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4808
      #ae121b
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. 4561
      #b42b2a
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  19. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 11105
      #ae2825
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 21105
      #b90f21
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  20. Caparol

    1. ★ 45 50 10 / Rose 95
      #bc1420
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  21. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 5-a5
      #b3001a
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. 5-b6
      #a92e27
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  22. Little Greene

    1. ★ Firefly
      #af2426
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Atomic Red
      #bd2520
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  23. Plascon

    1. Rickshaw Red R4-B1-1
      #bc201c
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Garnet Shadow R3-B1-1
      #b01824
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  24. Duron

    1. Chinese Red
      #ad2f21
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  25. Volkswagen

    1. Mars Red
      #b22e20
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. Kasan Red
      #b62c21
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. Front Door Red
      #a6231f
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Grandma's Cherry Pie
      #c01722
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  27. Sanderson

    1. Bengal Red
      #ac2b18
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  28. Designers Guild

    1. Ladybird
      #a91c11
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  29. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. R24 Strawberry
      #b4282a
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 11.4%

Color Directory

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

#b31b1b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b31b1b foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #b31b1b">…</p>

#b31b1b background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #b31b1b">…</p>

#b31b1b shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b31b1b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11737883
Binary
10110011, 00011011, 00011011
Hexadecimal
#b31b1b
LRV
≈ 10.4%
Closest short hex
#b01 ΔE = 1.889
RGB
rgb(179, 27, 27)
RGBA
rgba(179, 27, 27, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.768, g: 0.116, b: 0.116
RYB
red: 0.702%, yellow: 0.106%, blue: 0.106%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5039333 / 0xffb31b1b
HSL
hsl(0, 74%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 74%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 85% (0.849), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 360.000, saturation: 84.916%, perceived brightness: 39.394%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 12.174, S: 88.432, L: 38.638
Cubehelix
H: -8.190, S: 1.198, L: 0.285
TSL
T: 3.946, S: 0.652, L: 0.284
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 85% (0.849), yellow: 85% (0.849), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 89% (0.894), yellow: 89% (0.894)
XYZ
X: 19.183, Y: 10.450, Z: 2.044
xyY
x: 0.606, y: 0.330, Y: 10.450
CIELab
L: 38.638, a: 57.778, b: 41.052
CIELuv
L: 38.638, u: 112.319, v: 24.231
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.638, C: 70.877, H: 35.394
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.638, C: 114.903, H: 12.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.326, a: 49.352, b: 18.880
CIECAM02
J: 31.705, C: 79.519, h: 28.497, Q: 110.936, M: 69.538, s: 79.173, H: 10.626
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.743, jaune: 4.914, green: -11.078
LMS
L: 18.214, M: 4.254, S: 2.209
YCbCr
Y: 78.257, Cb: 105.504, Cr: 194.728
YCgCo
Y: 65.000, Cg: -38.000, Co: 82.750
YDbDr
Y: 72.448, Db: -68.400, Dr: -202.616
YPbPr
Y: 59.376, Pb: -17.480, Pr: 76.000
xvYCC
Y: 66.994, Cb: 112.645, Cr: 194.761
YIQ
Y: 72.448, I: 90.549, Q: 32.141
YUV
Y: 72.448, U: -22.363, V: 93.480
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/16 ΔE = 1.172
Brand Color
LastFM ΔE = 3.442

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue