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#b6281c Hex Color Code

#b6281c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b6281c is a shade of red. In the RGB color model #b6281c is comprised of 71.37% red, 15.69% green and 10.98% blue. In the HSL color space #b6281c has a hue of 5° (degrees), 73% saturation and 41% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 607.93 nm.

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#b6281c linear gradient to complementary #0098d2

  1. #b6281c
  2. #b0433a
  3. #a75757
  4. #9a6974
  5. #867993
  6. #6689b2
  7. #0098d2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a00b0c
  2. #a71711
  3. #af2017
  4. #b6281c
  5. #bd3021
  6. #c53727
  7. #cc3e2c

Tones

  1. #b6281c
  2. #ac3a29
  3. #a24636
  4. #975143
  5. #8a5a4f
  6. #7b625c
  7. #696969

Tints and Shades

#b6281c to white

  1. #b6281c
  2. #c9523e
  3. #d97662
  4. #e79887
  5. #f2baad
  6. #fadcd6
  7. #ffffff

#b6281c to black

  1. #b6281c
  2. #962519
  3. #772116
  4. #5a1c13
  5. #3e170f
  6. #241008
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.879 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
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  2. Chrysler

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      ΔE = 0.993 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Toreador Red
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      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Carmen Red
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      ΔE = 1.107 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. Red Solid
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      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
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    1. ★ Renegade Orange
      #b22b19
      ΔE = 1.136 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Rio Red
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      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
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      ΔE = 1.298 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  6. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 3016 / Coral red
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      ΔE = 1.375 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. ★ RAL 3000 / Flame red
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      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Burgund 1
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      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2570-Y70R
      #b3301b
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. S 3060-Y70R
      #ac3923
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  9. Sikkens

    1. ★ C6.65.35
      #af2f22
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
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      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  10. Little Greene

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      #bd2520
      ΔE = 1.654 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
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      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
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      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
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      #b32220
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. 4754
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      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
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    1. ★ Hot Paprika 3
      #b33625
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2350 C
      #af231c
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
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      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
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      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
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      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
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      #ac321c
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. 6-b6
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      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
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      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
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    1. T2071-2
      #be101d
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
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      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
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      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
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      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 10.7%

#b6281c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b6281c foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #b6281c">…</p>

#b6281c background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #b6281c">…</p>

#b6281c shadow

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11937820
Binary
10110110, 00101000, 00011100
Hexadecimal
#b6281c
LRV
≈ 11.5%
Closest short hex
#b21 ΔE = 1.842
RGB
rgb(182, 40, 28)
RGBA
rgba(182, 40, 28, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.728, g: 0.160, b: 0.112
RYB
red: 0.714%, yellow: 0.161%, blue: 0.110%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4839396 / 0xffb6281c
HSL
hsl(5, 73%, 41%)
HSLA
hsla(5, 73%, 41%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 5° (4.675), saturation: 85% (0.846), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 4.675, saturation: 84.615%, perceived brightness: 41.004%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 13.760, S: 88.840, L: 40.491
Cubehelix
H: -3.534, S: 1.094, L: 0.319
TSL
T: 3.867, S: 0.578, L: 0.318
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 78% (0.780), yellow: 85% (0.846), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.286), magenta: 84% (0.843), yellow: 89% (0.890)
XYZ
X: 20.262, Y: 11.550, Z: 2.261
xyY
x: 0.595, y: 0.339, Y: 11.550
CIELab
L: 40.491, a: 55.192, b: 42.428
CIELuv
L: 40.491, u: 108.866, v: 26.660
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 40.491, C: 69.615, H: 37.551
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 40.491, C: 112.083, H: 13.760
Hunter-Lab
L: 33.985, a: 46.950, b: 19.845
CIECAM02
J: 33.299, C: 75.940, h: 30.745, Q: 113.692, M: 66.408, s: 76.427, H: 13.540
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.752, jaune: 5.194, green: -10.340
LMS
L: 19.443, M: 5.363, S: 2.441
YCbCr
Y: 85.678, Cb: 101.716, Cr: 191.190
YCgCo
Y: 72.500, Cg: -32.500, Co: 84.000
YDbDr
Y: 81.090, Db: -79.896, Dr: -191.890
YPbPr
Y: 69.382, Pb: -22.330, Pr: 71.552
xvYCC
Y: 75.587, Cb: 108.385, Cr: 190.854
YIQ
Y: 81.090, I: 88.447, Q: 26.293
YUV
Y: 81.090, U: -26.124, V: 88.530
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/14 ΔE = 2.763
Brand Color
LastFM ΔE = 2.773

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