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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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Color Schemes

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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 / #fff

#b6281c to black

  1. #b6281c
  2. #962519
  3. #772116
  4. #5a1c13
  5. #3e170f
  6. #241008
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Matador Red
      #b72318
      ΔE = 0.696 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. ★ Red
      #c01c17
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ C5.69.34 (RAL 3020)
      #b92219
      ΔE = 0.744 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. C4.75.30
      #af2321
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Kasan Red
      #b62c21
      ΔE = 0.879 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. ★ Mars Red
      #b22e20
      ΔE = 0.952 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Tango Red
      #bb221b
      ΔE = 0.993 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. ★ Flame Red
      #bb2a25
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  5. AMC

    1. ★ Renegade Orange
      #b22b19
      ΔE = 1.136 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Bright Red
      #b52224
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Rickshaw Red R4-B1-1
      #bc201c
      ΔE = 1.298 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  7. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 3016 / Coral red
      #b32821
      ΔE = 1.375 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. ★ RAL 3000 / Flame red
      #af2b1e
      ΔE = 1.396 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 1861
      #b83020
      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Burgund 1
      #ac3428
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2570-Y70R
      #b3301b
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. S 2070-Y90R
      #ba2a28
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  10. Little Greene

    1. ★ Atomic Red
      #bd2520
      ΔE = 1.654 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  11. Audi

    1. ★ Brilliant Red / C8, C8C8, C8PA, C8PW, LY3J
      #b51c14
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. ★ Laserrot / H1, LY3H
      #bc2110
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  12. Duron

    1. ★ Chinese Red
      #ad2f21
      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Rave Red
      #bd2e26
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4568
      #b32220
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. 4575
      #b1191b
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ Hot Paprika 3
      #b33625
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2350 C
      #af231c
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. 3517 C
      #c10016
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  16. Ford

    1. ★ Copper
      #b21c18
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Red Solid
      #c51f1a
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  17. Sanderson

    1. ★ Bengal Red
      #ac2b18
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. Carmen Lt
      #be3026
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  18. Crayola

    1. Christmas Red
      #b22222
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  19. Humbrol

    1. 60 Scarlet
      #ba131d
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. 220 Ferrari Red
      #c4151c
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  20. TRUMATCH

    1. 4-b4
      #b7361f
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. 6-b6
      #a92e18
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  21. Graham & Brown

    1. Double Decker Bus
      #b92928
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  22. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Evil Sunz Scarlet
      #c2191f
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  23. Beckers

    1. Vallmo 686 / 1676-Y87R
      #b81509
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  24. Fender

    1. 58 / Torino Red
      #bf0010
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. 25 / Chrome Red
      #b4151c
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  25. Tollens

    1. T2068-5
      #c0200e
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. T2072-4
      #bb0c1c
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  26. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 11105
      #ae2825
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 10.7%

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#b6281c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b6281c foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #b6281c">…</p>

#b6281c background

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="background-color: #b6281c">…</p>

#b6281c shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b6281c">…</p>

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: 71.373%, yellow: 16.084%, blue: 10.980%
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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