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#b55e2c Hex Color Code

#b55e2c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b55e2c is a shade of orange. In the RGB color model #b55e2c is comprised of 70.98% red, 36.86% green and 17.25% blue. In the HSL color space #b55e2c has a hue of 22° (degrees), 61% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 591.85 nm.

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#b55e2c linear gradient to complementary #00a0e1

  1. #b55e2c
  2. #ae6a4b
  3. #a57568
  4. #978085
  5. #838ba3
  6. #6395c2
  7. #00a0e1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9b4917
  2. #a4501e
  3. #ac5725
  4. #b55e2c
  5. #be6533
  6. #c66d3a
  7. #cf7441

Tones

  1. #b55e2c
  2. #ac6239
  3. #a26544
  4. #986950
  5. #8c6c5b
  6. #806e66
  7. #717171

Tints and Shades

#b55e2c to White

  1. #b55e2c
  2. #c5784d
  3. #d4926f
  4. #e2ad91
  5. #edc8b5
  6. #f7e3d9
  7. #ffffff

#b55e2c to Black

  1. #b55e2c
  2. #954e26
  3. #763f20
  4. #58311b
  5. #3c2315
  6. #22150d
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3320 Egyptian Earth 70YR 19/557
      #bb5e2d
      ΔE = 1.387
    2. ★ 3345 Spice Tea 80YR 20/488
      #b1622e
      ΔE = 1.692
  2. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS149
      #b36332
      ΔE = 1.578
    2. ★ CAS133
      #b65f37
      ΔE = 2.271
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2191
      #b06234
      ΔE = 1.690
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 250D-7 Carmelized Orange
      #b05d32
      ΔE = 1.726
    2. S-H-260 Tiger Stripe
      #b66731
      ΔE = 2.971
  5. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Amber
      #bc5d23
      ΔE = 1.965
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4552
      #be5f29
      ΔE = 2.031
    2. 4606
      #b25a1d
      ΔE = 2.470
  7. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Nutmeg
      #ac5e31
      ΔE = 2.052
    2. ★ Desert Buff
      #af6331
      ΔE = 2.088
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Orange
      #b15c21
      ΔE = 2.144
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Gold Rush / 2166-10
      #b6642d
      ΔE = 2.182
  10. Resene

    1. ★ Smoke Tree O60-120-053
      #bb5f34
      ΔE = 2.214
    2. Fiery Orange O57-118-054
      #b1592f
      ΔE = 2.409
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 7-c6
      #ad5d33
      ΔE = 2.241
    2. 7-c5
      #ba6437
      ΔE = 2.411
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ India 12 / Str-Putz India 12
      #b4582c
      ΔE = 2.243
    2. 10/15
      #b86428
      ΔE = 2.805
  13. Sigma

    1. Orange Terra / S 2570-Y60R
      #b4592f
      ΔE = 2.331
    2. Orange Terra / S 3060-Y50R
      #b36637
      ΔE = 2.492
  14. Peintures MF

    1. Tourbillon de feuill
      #ab6131
      ΔE = 2.390
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. Soho
      #b96022
      ΔE = 2.409
    2. Crimson Glow
      #b85e38
      ΔE = 2.889
  16. General Paint

    1. Crow Rock / CL 1607N
      #b35d36
      ΔE = 2.436
  17. Dulux

    1. Autumn Fern 1
      #be5a2b
      ΔE = 2.464
    2. 70YR 19/557
      #bf6334
      ΔE = 2.821
  18. Laura Ashley

    1. 46-17 Carrot
      #c05e2d
      ΔE = 2.474
    2. 17-1 Peach 5
      #ba6427
      ΔE = 2.986
  19. Duron

    1. Pennywise
      #ba5a30
      ΔE = 2.534
  20. Devoe Paint

    1. Orange Mineral / 60YR 19/557
      #bf6032
      ΔE = 2.576
    2. Spanish Hollow / 60YR 16/464
      #af5c36
      ΔE = 2.842
  21. Olympic

    1. Mincemeat B23-6
      #b1663c
      ΔE = 2.885
  22. Porter Paints

    1. Fragrant Cloves / 225-7
      #b05f3a
      ΔE = 2.890
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Fragrant Cloves 225-7
      #b05f3a
      ΔE = 2.890
  24. CIL

    1. Egyptian Earth
      #be6530
      ΔE = 2.901
  25. Taubmans

    1. Spice Nut / T10 15F-2
      #bd6634
      ΔE = 2.976

#b55e2c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b55e2c foreground

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #b55e2c">…</p>

#b55e2c background

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="background-color: #b55e2c">…</p>

#b55e2c shadow

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b55e2c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11886124
Binary
10110101, 01011110, 00101100
Hexadecimal
#b55e2c
Closest short hex
#b52 ΔE = 2.665
RGB
rgb(181, 94, 44)
RGBA
rgba(181, 94, 44, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.567, g: 0.295, b: 0.138
RYB
red: 0.710%, yellow: 0.481%, blue: 0.173%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4891092 / 0xffb55e2c
HSL
hsl(22, 61%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(22, 61%%, 44%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 22° (21.898), saturation: 76% (0.757), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 21.898, saturation: 75.691%, perceived brightness: 48.353%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 28.552, S: 84.247, L: 49.513
Cubehelix
H: 16.244, S: 0.785, L: 0.449
TSL
T: 3.475, S: 0.318, L: 0.448
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 48% (0.481), yellow: 76% (0.757), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 63% (0.631), yellow: 83% (0.827)
XYZ
X: 23.516, Y: 18.014, Z: 4.621
xyY
x: 0.510, y: 0.390, Y: 18.014
CIELab
L: 49.513, a: 31.506, b: 43.190
CIELuv
L: 49.513, u: 69.496, v: 37.815
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.513, C: 53.461, H: 53.891
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.513, C: 79.118, H: 28.552
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.443, a: 24.624, b: 23.255
CIECAM02
J: 40.968, C: 49.854, h: 48.581, Q: 126.106, M: 43.596, s: 58.797, H: 37.532
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.834, jaune: 5.838, green: -5.257
LMS
L: 24.220, M: 14.061, S: 4.860
YCbCr
Y: 114.205, Cb: 93.174, Cr: 169.743
YCgCo
Y: 103.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 79.500
YDbDr
Y: 114.313, Db: -105.800, Dr: -126.821
YPbPr
Y: 108.931, Pb: -35.005, Pr: 45.800
xvYCC
Y: 109.553, Cb: 97.251, Cr: 168.232
YIQ
Y: 114.313, I: 67.890, Q: 2.840
YUV
Y: 114.313, U: -34.599, V: 58.505
Munsell Color System
2.5YR 5/10 ΔE = 1.401
Brand Color
WordPress (orange) ΔE = 6.616

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