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GM / General Motors Red / #b40000 Hex Color Code

#b40000 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b40000 is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #b40000 is comprised of 70.59% red, 0% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #b40000 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 611.37 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#b40000 linear gradient to complementary #0077b4

  1. #b40000
  2. #ab2d23
  3. #a14140
  4. #92515c
  5. #7e5f78
  6. #5f6b96
  7. #0077b4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9f0000
  2. #a60000
  3. #ad0000
  4. #b40000
  5. #bb1005
  6. #c21b0b
  7. #c92411

Tones

  1. #b40000
  2. #a82613
  3. #9c3723
  4. #8f4231
  5. #804c3e
  6. #6f534c
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#b40000 to white

  1. #b40000
  2. #c8442b
  3. #da6c52
  4. #e9917a
  5. #f4b5a5
  6. #fcdad1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b40000 to black

  1. #b40000
  2. #950e04
  3. #761305
  4. #591406
  5. #3e1204
  6. #250d02
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Piaggio

    1. ★ Arancio Fruit / 946/A
      #b20a00
      ΔE = 0.505 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Arancio / 953
      #a41400
      ΔE = 3.150 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 6-a5
      #b20005
      ΔE = 0.942 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. 4-a3
      #be000a
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  3. Bitter

    1. ★ Inka / 68-202
      #b01400
      ΔE = 1.147 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  4. Dr

    1. ★ Juhuang / 2009
      #b01500
      ΔE = 1.220 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  5. Iveco

    1. ★ Arancio / 52132
      #b21500
      ΔE = 1.242 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. ★ Arancio Colas / 956
      #a91100
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  6. Samsung

    1. ★ Orange / MOR
      #ac1500
      ΔE = 1.616 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Tomato Red
      #b61500
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Front Door Red
      #a6231f
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  8. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Red Door - 2910
      #ac0000
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Scarlet - 2907
      #b5001a
      ΔE = 4.316 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  9. Fender

    1. ★ 70 / Cadmium Orange
      #ac1a00
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. 25 / Chrome Red
      #b4151c
      ΔE = 4.072 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  10. Beckers

    1. ★ Vallmo 686 / 1676-Y87R
      #b81509
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 11 / Kardinalrot 11
      #b81400
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 135 / 135 Kirschrot+G.braun 1/1
      #a82400
      ΔE = 3.116 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  12. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1082
      #bc0006
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 2249
      #a90005
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  13. Ski-Doo

    1. ★ Bombardier Orange / B228
      #aa0c00
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  14. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Orange
      #bd0000
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Bolero Red
      #b42c22
      ΔE = 4.979 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  15. UNKNOWN

    1. Bmw Feuerorange Uni / M08
      #a81700
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  16. Vauxhall

    1. Brilliant Orange / 509
      #af2101
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  17. Ford

    1. Orange
      #b21f13
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Bright Red
      #b61c18
      ΔE = 3.303 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  18. Fleet

    1. A.m.n.u Giallo Arancio / SGI22007
      #b02100
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  19. HKS

    1. 22K
      #a90b09
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  20. Designers Guild

    1. Ladybird
      #a91c11
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  21. Audi

    1. Brilliant Red / C8, C8C8, C8PA, C8PW, LY3J
      #b51c14
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Misano Red Pearl / LZ3M, N9, N9N9, N9PA, N9PW
      #ba2111
      ΔE = 3.421 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  22. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 31350
      #ba1c00
      ΔE = 3.060 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  23. Plascon

    1. French Kiss R6-C1-1
      #a42410
      ΔE = 3.177 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Hot Terracotta R5-C1-1
      #a02014
      ΔE = 4.188 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  24. Chrysler

    1. Bright Canyon Red
      #a91915
      ΔE = 3.267 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Toreador Red
      #b81e18
      ΔE = 3.524 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  25. RAL

    1. RAL 3020 / Traffic Red
      #bb1e10
      ΔE = 3.312 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. RAL 3000 / Flame Red
      #a72920
      ΔE = 4.542 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  26. Lamborghini

    1. Arancio Miura / 2449055
      #a31700
      ΔE = 3.315 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  27. Sanderson

    1. Bengal Red
      #ac2b18
      ΔE = 3.458 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  28. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Red Statement 3-16
      #a50004
      ΔE = 3.635 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  29. Pantone / PMS

    1. 20-0069 TPM / Candy Apple Red
      #b60017
      ΔE = 3.668 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. 2350 XGC
      #b42121
      ΔE = 4.725 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  30. Steel Primer Paste (Dtm)

    1. Ral Gelborange Mat / 2000
      #b62600
      ΔE = 3.783 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  31. Sikkens

    1. C5.69.34 (RAL 3020)
      #b92219
      ΔE = 3.905 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. C4.75.30
      #af2321
      ΔE = 4.621 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  32. Revell

    1. Revell 37131
      #ab1f1c
      ΔE = 3.967 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  33. Dupont

    1. CAS126
      #b52800
      ΔE = 3.990 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  34. Humbrol

    1. 153 Insignia Red
      #b2101b
      ΔE = 4.095 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. 60 Scarlet
      #ba131d
      ΔE = 4.506 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  35. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2570-Y80R
      #a9261e
      ΔE = 4.168 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. S 2570-Y70R
      #b3301b
      ΔE = 4.578 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  36. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4615
      #a62f1c
      ΔE = 4.177 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 4760
      #c40019
      ΔE = 4.991 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  37. Resene

    1. Pulse R44-117-035
      #a41d19
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Del Toro R46-119-032
      #b11d20
      ΔE = 4.623 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  38. Testors

    1. Testors 1801
      #bc001a
      ΔE = 4.372 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  39. Porsche

    1. Arancio Ishtar Orange / W17
      #9e1600
      ΔE = 4.403 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  40. AMC

    1. President Red
      #a11713
      ΔE = 4.480 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Oriental Red
      #aa2b25
      ΔE = 5.250 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  41. Tollens

    1. T2072-4
      #bb0c1c
      ΔE = 4.495 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. Rouge arsenal | EE157
      #b2101d
      ΔE = 4.528 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  42. Duron

    1. Chinese Red
      #ad2f21
      ΔE = 4.639 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  43. Green Planet Paints

    1. Dragon
      #a5330c
      ΔE = 4.847 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  44. Crayola

    1. Christmas Red
      #b22222
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  45. Matra

    1. Clementine / 510
      #9d0f00
      ΔE = 4.861 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  46. Volkswagen

    1. Kasan Red
      #b62c21
      ΔE = 5.015 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Tropic Orange
      #9f2f21
      ΔE = 5.219 / LRV ≈ 9.5%

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#b40000 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b40000 foreground

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="color: #b40000">…</p>

#b40000 background

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="background-color: #b40000">…</p>

#b40000 shadow

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

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b40000">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11796480
Binary
10110100, 00000000, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#b40000
LRV
≈ 9.7%
Closest short hex
#b00 ΔE = 1.611
RGB
rgb(180, 0, 0)
RGBA
rgba(180, 0, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 1.000, g: 0.000, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 70.588%, yellow: 0.000%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4980736 / 0xffb40000
HSL
hsl(0, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 100%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 71% (0.706)
HSP
hue: 360.000, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 38.598%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 12.174, S: 100.001, L: 37.311
Cubehelix
H: -8.190, S: 1.731, L: 0.212
TSL
T: 3.946, S: 1.000, L: 0.211
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 29% (0.294)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.294), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 18.825, Y: 9.707, Z: 0.882
xyY
x: 0.640, y: 0.330, Y: 9.707
CIELab
L: 37.311, a: 61.666, b: 51.707
CIELuv
L: 37.311, u: 122.649, v: 26.459
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.311, C: 80.475, H: 39.980
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.311, C: 125.471, H: 12.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.155, a: 53.332, b: 20.130
CIECAM02
J: 30.636, C: 90.056, h: 32.161, Q: 109.050, M: 78.752, s: 84.981, H: 15.387
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.670, jaune: 5.990, green: -11.904
LMS
L: 17.822, M: 3.237, S: 1.056
YCbCr
Y: 62.260, Cb: 101.360, Cr: 207.020
YCoCg
Y: 45.000, Cg: -45.000, Co: 90.000
YDbDr
Y: 53.820, Db: -81.000, Dr: -239.940
YPbPr
Y: 38.340, Pb: -20.700, Pr: 90.000
xvYCC
Y: 48.927, Cb: 109.816, Cr: 207.059
YIQ
Y: 53.820, I: 107.229, Q: 38.062
YUV
Y: 53.820, U: -26.483, V: 110.700
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/16 ΔE = 3.619
Brand Color
Quora ΔE = 3.338

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