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#b9021c Hex Color Code

#b9021c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9021c is a medium dark shade of pink-red. In the RGB color model #b9021c is comprised of 72.55% red, 0.78% green and 10.98% blue. In the HSL color space #b9021c has a hue of 351° (degrees), 98% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 616.22 nm.

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#b9021c linear gradient to complementary #0089bb

  1. #b9021c
  2. #b03335
  3. #a54b4f
  4. #965d69
  5. #816d83
  6. #617b9f
  7. #0089bb

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a4000e
  2. #ab0012
  3. #b20017
  4. #b9021c
  5. #c01321
  6. #c71e26
  7. #cf272b

Tones

  1. #b9021c
  2. #ad2827
  3. #a03a32
  4. #92463d
  5. #834f48
  6. #725753
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#b9021c to White

  1. #b9021c
  2. #cc463d
  3. #dc6d61
  4. #ea9286
  5. #f4b6ad
  6. #fbdbd5
  7. #ffffff

#b9021c to Black

  1. #b9021c
  2. #991019
  3. #791516
  4. #5b1513
  5. #3f130e
  6. #240e07
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1801
      #bc001a
      ΔE = 0.832 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  2. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Scarlet - 2907
      #b5001a
      ΔE = 0.994 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 5-a4
      #be001c
      ΔE = 1.111 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. ★ 5-a5
      #b3001a
      ΔE = 1.444 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  4. Fender

    1. ★ 25 / Chrome Red
      #b4151c
      ΔE = 1.118 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. 54 / Dakota Red
      #ae0315
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  5. Humbrol

    1. ★ 60 Scarlet
      #ba131d
      ΔE = 1.171 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. ★ 153 Insignia Red
      #b2101b
      ΔE = 1.343 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 45 50 10 / Rose 95
      #bc1420
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Del Toro R46-119-032
      #b11d20
      ΔE = 1.636 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Red Pepper 10CW46
      #bb112a
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4575
      #b1191b
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. 4760
      #c40019
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  9. Crayola

    1. ★ Christmas Red
      #b22222
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  10. Ford

    1. ★ Venetian Red
      #af1f1f
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Red
      #ab1a17
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  11. AMC

    1. ★ Bright Red
      #b52224
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. ★ Rio Red
      #b22525
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Garnet Shadow R3-B1-1
      #b01824
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  13. Tollens

    1. ★ T2072-5
      #ae0f1b
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Mara des bois | EE158
      #ab0e1a
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  14. Sikkens

    1. ★ C4.75.30
      #ae1e1c
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  15. Volkswagen

    1. Flash Red
      #ae1e25
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  16. Little Greene

    1. Firefly
      #af2426
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  17. RAL

    1. RAL 3031 / Orient red
      #b32428
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. RAL 3016 / Coral red
      #b32821
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Red Mica
      #ac191b
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Red
      #aa1e1b
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Grandma's Cherry Pie
      #c01722
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  20. Chrysler

    1. Seminole Scarlet
      #ac1f23
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Radiant Fire
      #a91e1e
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  21. Pantone / PMS

    1. 1805
      #ad2624
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  22. Dupont

    1. CAS78
      #bb1829
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  23. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 11105
      #ae2825
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Federal Standard 11086
      #ad2328
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  24. Revell

    1. Revell 37131
      #ab1f1c
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2070-R
      #b01f29
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  26. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10097
      #b9232a
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  27. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. R24 Strawberry
      #b4282a
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 11.4%

#b9021c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9021c foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #b9021c">…</p>

#b9021c background

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="background-color: #b9021c">…</p>

#b9021c shadow

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

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9021c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12124700
Binary
10111001, 00000010, 00011100
Hexadecimal
#b9021c
LRV
≈ 10.4%
Closest short hex
#b12 ΔE = 1.324
RGB
rgb(185, 2, 28)
RGBA
rgba(185, 2, 28, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.860, g: 0.009, b: 0.130
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.008%, blue: 0.110%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4652516 / 0xffb9021c
HSL
hsl(351, 98%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(351, 98%%, 37%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 351° (351.475), saturation: 99% (0.989), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 351.475, saturation: 98.919%, perceived brightness: 39.848%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 10.471, S: 99.364, L: 38.630
Cubehelix
H: -16.851, S: 1.547, L: 0.234
TSL
T: 4.083, S: 0.830, L: 0.234
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 99% (0.989), yellow: 85% (0.849), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 99% (0.992), yellow: 89% (0.890)
XYZ
X: 20.242, Y: 10.445, Z: 2.049
xyY
x: 0.618, y: 0.319, Y: 10.445
CIELab
L: 38.630, a: 63.115, b: 40.994
CIELuv
L: 38.630, u: 122.757, v: 22.687
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.630, C: 75.260, H: 33.004
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.630, C: 124.835, H: 10.471
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.319, a: 55.238, b: 18.865
CIECAM02
J: 31.933, C: 86.732, h: 26.053, Q: 111.334, M: 75.846, s: 82.538, H: 7.485
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.733, jaune: 4.747, green: -12.465
LMS
L: 18.987, M: 3.501, S: 2.218
YCbCr
Y: 67.297, Cb: 112.330, Cr: 206.491
YCgCo
Y: 54.250, Cg: -52.250, Co: 85.500
YDbDr
Y: 59.681, Db: -47.692, Dr: -238.297
YPbPr
Y: 42.851, Pb: -8.045, Pr: 90.304
xvYCC
Y: 52.801, Cb: 120.933, Cr: 207.326
YIQ
Y: 59.681, I: 100.663, Q: 46.786
YUV
Y: 59.681, U: -15.589, V: 109.945
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/16 ΔE = 1.162
Brand Color
LastFM ΔE = 3.768

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