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GM / General Motors Red / #bb0000 / #b00 Hex Color Code

#bb0000 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bb0000 / #b00 is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #bb0000 is comprised of 73.33% red, 0% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #bb0000 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 611.37 nm.

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#bb0000 linear gradient to complementary #007bbb

  1. #bb0000
  2. #b22e25
  3. #a74442
  4. #98545f
  5. #83627d
  6. #626f9c
  7. #007bbb

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a50000
  2. #ac0000
  3. #b40000
  4. #bb0000
  5. #c21105
  6. #ca1d0c
  7. #d12612

Tones

  1. #bb0000
  2. #af2814
  3. #a23924
  4. #944533
  5. #854f41
  6. #745750
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#bb0000 to white

  1. #bb0000
  2. #ce452b
  3. #df6d53
  4. #ed927b
  5. #f7b6a5
  6. #fddad1
  7. #ffffff

#bb0000 to black

  1. #bb0000
  2. #9a0f04
  3. #7b1406
  4. #5d1506
  5. #401305
  6. #250e02
  7. #000000

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Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Orange
      #bd0000
      ΔE = 0.458 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. ★ Red
      #bf0000
      ΔE = 0.915 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  2. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1082
      #bc0006
      ΔE = 0.871 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. ★ 7029
      #b20005
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 6-a4
      #be0006
      ΔE = 1.043 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. ★ 4-a3
      #be000a
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 38 48 21 / Barolo 125
      #bc1000
      ΔE = 1.056 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. 259 / 259 Feuerrot
      #b82400
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  5. Beckers

    1. ★ Vallmo 686 / 1676-Y87R
      #b81509
      ΔE = 1.105 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Tomato Red
      #b61500
      ΔE = 1.191 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  7. Ford

    1. ★ Bittersweet Glow
      #bf0f00
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. Orange
      #b21f13
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4768
      #c20000
      ΔE = 1.598 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. ★ 4528
      #c20005
      ΔE = 1.686 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  9. Iveco

    1. ★ Arancio / 52132
      #b21500
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  10. Piaggio

    1. ★ Arancio Fruit / 946/A
      #b20a00
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  11. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 31350
      #ba1c00
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  12. Dr

    1. ★ Juhuang / 2009
      #b01500
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  13. Bitter

    1. ★ Inka / 68-202
      #b01400
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  14. Fender

    1. 58 / Torino Red
      #bf0010
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. 70 / Cadmium Orange
      #ac1a00
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  15. Audi

    1. Brilliant Red / C8, C8C8, C8PA, C8PW, LY3J
      #b51c14
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Laserrot / H1, LY3H
      #bc2110
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  16. Fleet

    1. A.m.n.u Giallo Arancio / SGI22007
      #b02100
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  17. Vauxhall

    1. Brilliant Orange / 509
      #af2101
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  18. Samsung

    1. Orange / MOR
      #ac1500
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  19. Chrysler

    1. Toreador Red
      #b81e18
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  20. Tollens

    1. T2068-5
      #c0200e
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  21. Steel Primer Paste (Dtm)

    1. Ral Gelborange Mat / 2000
      #b62600
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 11.3%

#bb0000 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bb0000 foreground

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #b00">…</p>

#bb0000 background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #b00">…</p>

#bb0000 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b00">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12255232
Binary
10111011, 00000000, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#bb0000 / #b00
LRV
≈ 10.6%
RGB
rgb(187, 0, 0)
RGBA
rgba(187, 0, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 1.000, g: 0.000, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.733%, yellow: 0.000%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4521984 / 0xffbb0000
HSL
hsl(0, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 100%%, 37%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 360.000, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 40.099%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 12.174, S: 100.001, L: 38.844
Cubehelix
H: -8.190, S: 1.749, L: 0.220
TSL
T: 3.946, S: 1.000, L: 0.219
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 20.496, Y: 10.568, Z: 0.961
xyY
x: 0.640, y: 0.330, Y: 10.568
CIELab
L: 38.844, a: 63.439, b: 53.230
CIELuv
L: 38.844, u: 127.689, v: 27.547
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.844, C: 82.813, H: 39.999
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.844, C: 130.626, H: 12.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.509, a: 55.650, b: 21.004
CIECAM02
J: 32.108, C: 92.237, h: 32.169, Q: 111.639, M: 80.660, s: 85.000, H: 15.398
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.670, jaune: 6.162, green: -12.247
LMS
L: 19.404, M: 3.525, S: 1.150
YCbCr
Y: 64.059, Cb: 100.324, Cr: 210.093
YCgCo
Y: 46.750, Cg: -46.750, Co: 93.500
YDbDr
Y: 55.913, Db: -84.150, Dr: -249.271
YPbPr
Y: 39.831, Pb: -21.505, Pr: 93.500
xvYCC
Y: 50.208, Cb: 109.109, Cr: 210.133
YIQ
Y: 55.913, I: 111.399, Q: 39.542
YUV
Y: 55.913, U: -27.513, V: 115.005
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/16 ΔE = 3.774
Brand Color
LastFM ΔE = 2.394

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