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Electric brown / #b56257 Hex Color Code

#b56257 Paint ChipThe color electric brown with hexadecimal color code #b56257 is a shade of red. In the RGB color model #b56257 is comprised of 70.98% red, 38.43% green and 34.12% blue. In the HSL color space #b56257 has a hue of 7° (degrees), 39% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 601.51 nm.

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#b56257 linear gradient to complementary #0de0ff

  1. #b56257
  2. #b17871
  3. #aa8e8c
  4. #9ea3a8
  5. #8ab7c4
  6. #6acce1
  7. #0de0ff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9b4c42
  2. #a45349
  3. #ac5b50
  4. #b56257
  5. #be6a5e
  6. #c67165
  7. #cf796d

Tones

  1. #b56257
  2. #af695f
  3. #a86f66
  4. #a1756e
  5. #997b76
  6. #90817e
  7. #868686

Tints and Shades

#b56257 to white

  1. #b56257
  2. #c47c71
  3. #d2958c
  4. #deafa7
  5. #eac9c4
  6. #f5e4e1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b56257 to black

  1. #b56257
  2. #955249
  3. #76423b
  4. #58332d
  5. #3b2420
  6. #211614
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 0.890 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
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      #b36666
      ΔE = 4.303 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  2. Nerolac

    1. ★ Old Spice - 2145
      #b46355
      ΔE = 1.030 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Rubeus - 4086
      #a7594c
      ΔE = 4.276 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Redwood City / 1138
      #b45f56
      ΔE = 1.068 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Iron Ore / 1070
      #af5b46
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  4. Zoffany

    1. ★ Russet
      #ba6359
      ΔE = 1.179 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ Chimayo Red QE-04
      #b06359
      ΔE = 1.186 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. Tandoori M170-7
      #bb5c4d
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  6. Berger

    1. ★ Ginger Jar / 8671
      #b5665b
      ΔE = 1.220 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Pebblestone Clay / 8630
      #af6049
      ΔE = 4.301 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Ginger Jar
      #b5665b
      ΔE = 1.220 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Pebblestone Clay
      #af6049
      ΔE = 4.301 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  8. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Ginger Jar / 8671
      #b5665b
      ΔE = 1.220 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Pebblestone Clay / 8630
      #af6049
      ΔE = 4.301 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  9. Sico

    1. ★ 6060-63 Calcutta Silk
      #b56253
      ΔE = 1.344 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 6058-63 Pink Cheeks
      #b75a53
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  10. Chrysler

    1. ★ Dusty Coral
      #b16558
      ΔE = 1.352 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Brown
      #be6f69
      ΔE = 4.964 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cinnabar / 330-6
      #b16456
      ΔE = 1.393 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Firecracker / 231-6
      #c76157
      ΔE = 3.887 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  12. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS69
      #b65e56
      ΔE = 1.424 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. CAS53
      #b25f5d
      ΔE = 3.204 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 27.15.21
      #b3625b
      ΔE = 1.463 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 27.12.23
      #a0645f
      ΔE = 5.041 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  14. Sikkens

    1. ★ C4.41.40
      #b45e51
      ΔE = 1.498 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. B8.38.44
      #c35f5d
      ΔE = 3.984 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  15. Olympic

    1. ★ Firecracker B28-5
      #bc6156
      ΔE = 1.537 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. Firemist B32-5
      #bb5651
      ΔE = 3.755 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  16. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 306 Old Rose 6
      #b45d54
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. ★ 18-2 Tile
      #b2685b
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  17. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Toucan Tango / 09B-6
      #bb5f53
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. ★ Monte Carlo / 10B-7
      #af6354
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  18. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Henna Shade - 6326
      #b3675d
      ΔE = 1.663 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Reddish - 6319
      #b56966
      ΔE = 3.789 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7523
      #b06659
      ΔE = 1.686 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Skin Tone 19
      #ad6452
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  20. AMC

    1. ★ Golden Brown
      #b06455
      ΔE = 1.766 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  21. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 1-023 - Tawny red
      #bd5f55
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. BS 4800 04 C 37 - Autumn brown / Rosevale
      #a86f68
      ΔE = 5.140 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  22. California Paints

    1. ★ Urban Brick
      #ad6457
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. DE 5090 - Pomegranate
      #c35550
      ΔE = 4.656 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  23. Caparol

    1. ★ 57 20 29 / Grenadin 75
      #ac6458
      ΔE = 2.033 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. 59 27 29 / Grenadin 105
      #c46c58
      ΔE = 5.140 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  24. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Tile Red
      #b75c55
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Fresh Rose
      #a86162
      ΔE = 5.232 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  25. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 104
      #b76859
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 5093D Terracotta
      #aa5b4a
      ΔE = 3.970 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  26. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Hint of Henna
      #b3695f
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. Rowdy Rouge
      #b86362
      ΔE = 3.546 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  27. Colortrend

    1. ★ Toile
      #ad655d
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 0065
      #af6661
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. Rose Of Naples
      #b9695d
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Brick Facade
      #c15a4c
      ΔE = 3.808 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-Y90R
      #bf645b
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. S 4020-Y80R
      #a26355
      ΔE = 4.259 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  30. Glidden

    1. Sienna Red / PPG1057-6
      #b1635e
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Country Baked Beans / 10YR 17/295
      #a45e5b
      ΔE = 4.808 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  31. Sigma

    1. Warm Red / S 2060-Y90R
      #be5d55
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Warm Red / 1330 B
      #bd5747
      ΔE = 4.326 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  32. Taubmans

    1. Egyptian Lady / T34-8
      #b15f4e
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Firecracker / T10 20F-1
      #ca5b50
      ΔE = 4.968 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  33. KILZ

    1. Tomato Powder / B521
      #ae5c54
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Bloody Mary / B682
      #ac614f
      ΔE = 3.121 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  34. New Look

    1. Well Travelled / G34-06
      #b86a5d
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Red Clay / G34-07
      #a96353
      ΔE = 3.120 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  35. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Mauve Blush 3-11
      #b1605c
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Cream Rouge 4-22
      #a9645c
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  36. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4132
      #b8594e
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 4133
      #ba5c4b
      ΔE = 3.122 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  37. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-2-7 Brandy Flame
      #b85a55
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 6171 Salsa
      #ac5b53
      ΔE = 3.019 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  38. TRUMATCH

    1. 5-d5
      #ba6a5b
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. 4-d5
      #b4674f
      ΔE = 4.404 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  39. Crown Diamond

    1. 7215-63 Etruscan Villa
      #c1665a
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. 7208-63 Aswan Red
      #a4615d
      ΔE = 4.474 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  40. Plascon

    1. Dusty Peach R5-C1-3
      #bc5c58
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Mesa Ridge R4-C1-3
      #b05858
      ΔE = 4.558 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  41. CIL

    1. Tea Dance
      #c0605b
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Charred Clay
      #a46051
      ΔE = 4.037 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  42. Kelly-Moore

    1. Terracotta / KM994-N
      #b16653
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Salsa Dance / KM871-N
      #b1644f
      ΔE = 3.433 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  43. Earthpaint

    1. 3-3-5 Cedar Scent
      #b06b5e
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. 2-4-6 Shell Coral
      #b8554a
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  44. Duron

    1. Foxy
      #c36158
      ΔE = 3.046 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Bold Brick
      #b95852
      ΔE = 3.123 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  45. Sanderson

    1. Old Wine
      #ae5d4c
      ΔE = 3.099 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  46. Graham & Brown

    1. Orange Utang
      #b9624e
      ΔE = 3.107 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Great Fire
      #c35d47
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  47. Devoe Paint

    1. Tea Dance / 10YR 21/436
      #c36058
      ΔE = 3.114 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Charred Clay / 30YR 17/341
      #a7604f
      ΔE = 3.785 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  48. Wattyl

    1. Hot Tamarillo / C38W
      #a96353
      ΔE = 3.120 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Roasted Capsicum / C37W
      #c25945
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  49. Levis

    1. Real Red
      #b75c4a
      ΔE = 3.204 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Kleur Van Het Jaar Rood
      #c15a57
      ΔE = 3.821 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  50. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Flower Pot A04
      #b66956
      ΔE = 3.234 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  51. Jotun

    1. 2825 / Effekt
      #b06551
      ΔE = 3.247 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 2587 / Beat
      #c46854
      ΔE = 4.639 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  52. Asian Paints

    1. Mohican Trail / 8670
      #aa5b50
      ΔE = 3.252 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Fresh Carrot / 9397
      #c25556
      ΔE = 5.165 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  53. Ford

    1. Geranium
      #be594d
      ΔE = 3.357 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Tangerino
      #c26a53
      ΔE = 5.179 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  54. Dulux

    1. 10YR 21/436
      #c05f5c
      ΔE = 3.368 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 26YR 18/404
      #b05446
      ΔE = 4.644 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  55. Crown Paint

    1. Sash Red
      #aa5b4e
      ΔE = 3.377 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  56. Beckers

    1. Torp 668 / S 5040-Y80R
      #b2614c
      ΔE = 3.429 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Anis 681 / S 5030-Y80R
      #a56859
      ΔE = 4.128 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  57. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Pebblestone Clay / 8630
      #b16a57
      ΔE = 3.587 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Penny Lane / 8670
      #a55e52
      ΔE = 3.740 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  58. Diamond Vogel

    1. Angelic Choir / 0058
      #b86d64
      ΔE = 3.603 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Sun's Rage / 1053
      #ae5943
      ΔE = 5.083 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  59. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Deathclaw Brown
      #b36853
      ΔE = 3.664 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Martian Ironearth
      #c15a4b
      ΔE = 3.961 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  60. Teknos

    1. GBI099
      #b65649
      ΔE = 3.772 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. GBI069
      #c7655b
      ΔE = 4.018 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  61. Tollens

    1. T2074-2
      #c65e55
      ΔE = 3.799 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. T2105-5
      #b26366
      ΔE = 5.104 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  62. GM / General Motors

    1. Bittersweet
      #bd5b49
      ΔE = 3.840 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Apricot Ice Mica
      #aa554f
      ΔE = 4.764 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  63. ICI Paints

    1. 3173 Tea Dance 10YR 21/436
      #bd5754
      ΔE = 3.894 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Clay Pot 50YR 21/318
      #a76751
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  64. Benjamin Moore

    1. Spoonful of Sugar / 041
      #b36c59
      ΔE = 3.923 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Audubon Russet / HC-51
      #af6c56
      ΔE = 4.864 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  65. Mylands of London

    1. Tan
      #a86451
      ΔE = 3.978 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Pale Rouge
      #a86d65
      ΔE = 4.541 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  66. General Paint

    1. Juicy Jelly / CL 1446N
      #bb5653
      ΔE = 3.979 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Insensitive / CL 1396A
      #ac5958
      ΔE = 4.590 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  67. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cistern Chs-32
      #a36054
      ΔE = 3.979 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Indian Paintbrush 333-6
      #af5959
      ΔE = 4.522 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  68. Nature Paint

    1. Stonechat
      #a76862
      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  69. Sto

    1. 33110
      #b56f61
      ΔE = 4.031 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. 33210
      #a36560
      ΔE = 4.548 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  70. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10114
      #b35946
      ΔE = 4.111 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  71. Resene

    1. Flame Pea O62-105-040
      #be5c48
      ΔE = 4.241 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Crail R55-079-038
      #a65648
      ΔE = 5.180 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  72. Peintures MF

    1. Rio Grande
      #a4695b
      ΔE = 4.349 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Ombre fauve
      #a86e64
      ΔE = 4.636 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  73. Rodda Paint

    1. Porthsmouth Spice H13
      #a85949
      ΔE = 4.479 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  74. Pascol

    1. Kimono Silk PF080
      #c66260
      ΔE = 4.520 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  75. Tikkurila

    1. 4864
      #ac6f66
      ΔE = 4.541 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 4865
      #a06156
      ΔE = 4.547 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  76. Humbrol

    1. 100 Red Brown
      #c05648
      ΔE = 4.555 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  77. Coronado Paint

    1. 8078 - May Fair
      #c46664
      ΔE = 4.608 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 8053 - Grand Duke
      #c05449
      ΔE = 4.698 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  78. Dulux Australia

    1. Tangier / A80
      #a96f64
      ΔE = 4.750 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Terra Tone / A65
      #b66e6b
      ΔE = 4.962 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  79. Focoltone

    1. 3342
      #b25453
      ΔE = 4.851 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  80. Nippon Paint

    1. Pioneer Red / NP R 1352 D
      #ad5553
      ΔE = 4.918 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Aztec / NP R 1366 D
      #bc6c55
      ΔE = 4.941 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  81. Farrow & Ball

    1. Porphyry Pink / 49
      #a36856
      ΔE = 4.989 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  82. 1829

    1. Oriental Red
      #b35145
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 15.9%

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#b56257 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b56257 foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #b56257">…</p>

#b56257 background

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="background-color: #b56257">…</p>

#b56257 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b56257">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11887191
Binary
10110101, 01100010, 01010111
Hexadecimal
#b56257
LRV
≈ 19.2%
Closest short hex
#b65 ΔE = 2.537
RGB
rgb(181, 98, 87)
RGBA
rgba(181, 98, 87, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.495, g: 0.268, b: 0.238
RYB
red: 70.980%, yellow: 39.003%, blue: 34.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4890025 / 0xffb56257
HSL
hsl(7, 39%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(7, 39%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 7° (7.021), saturation: 52% (0.519), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 7.021, saturation: 51.934%, perceived brightness: 50.061%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 17.854, S: 47.377, L: 50.978
Cubehelix
H: -1.063, S: 0.571, L: 0.477
TSL
T: 3.824, S: 0.233, L: 0.477
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 52% (0.519), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 62% (0.616), yellow: 66% (0.659)
XYZ
X: 25.146, Y: 19.250, Z: 11.406
xyY
x: 0.451, y: 0.345, Y: 19.250
CIELab
L: 50.978, a: 32.282, b: 21.199
CIELuv
L: 50.978, u: 60.373, v: 19.447
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.978, C: 38.620, H: 33.292
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.978, C: 63.428, H: 17.854
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.875, a: 25.523, b: 15.298
CIECAM02
J: 42.412, C: 39.818, h: 28.743, Q: 128.308, M: 34.820, s: 52.094, H: 10.944
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.974, jaune: 2.783, green: -5.649
LMS
L: 24.844, M: 15.054, S: 11.554
YCbCr
Y: 120.435, Cb: 110.887, Cr: 165.218
YCgCo
Y: 116.000, Cg: -18.000, Co: 68.750
YDbDr
Y: 121.563, Db: -52.013, Dr: -113.026
YPbPr
Y: 114.887, Pb: -15.045, Pr: 42.006
xvYCC
Y: 114.668, Cb: 114.784, Cr: 164.899
YIQ
Y: 121.563, I: 52.978, Q: 14.128
YUV
Y: 121.563, U: -17.007, V: 52.145
Munsell Color System
7.5R 5/8 ΔE = 0.710
Brand Color
Status Chart ΔE = 6.228

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