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#bb2211 / #b21 Hex Color Code

#bb2211 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bb2211 / #b21 is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #bb2211 is comprised of 73.33% red, 13.33% green and 6.67% blue. In the HSL color space #bb2211 has a hue of 6° (degrees), 83% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 607.91 nm.

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#bb2211 linear gradient to complementary #008dcc

  1. #bb2211
  2. #b43e32
  3. #aa524f
  4. #9c626d
  5. #87718c
  6. #667fac
  7. #008dcc

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a40000
  2. #ac0c05
  3. #b3190b
  4. #bb2211
  5. #c32a17
  6. #ca321d
  7. #d23a22

Tones

  1. #bb2211
  2. #b03621
  3. #a5442f
  4. #984e3d
  5. #8a574b
  6. #7a5f58
  7. #666666

Tints and Shades

#bb2211 to White

  1. #bb2211
  2. #cd5037
  3. #dd745c
  4. #eb9782
  5. #f5b9aa
  6. #fcdcd4
  7. #ffffff

#bb2211 to Black

  1. #bb2211
  2. #9a2111
  3. #7a1f10
  4. #5c1b0f
  5. #3f160b
  6. #250f06
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Audi

    1. ★ Laserrot / H1, LY3H
      #bc2110
      ΔE = 0.211 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. ★ Misano Red Pearl / LZ3M, N9, N9N9, N9PA, N9PW
      #ba2111
      ΔE = 0.315 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Red Geranium
      #be2215
      ΔE = 0.886 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  3. Tollens

    1. ★ T2068-5
      #c0200e
      ΔE = 1.076 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. T2072-2
      #c42d17
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Flame Red
      #bd1c17
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. ★ Tango Red
      #bb221b
      ΔE = 1.807 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  5. Beckers

    1. ★ Vallmo 686 / 1676-Y87R
      #b81509
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  6. AMC

    1. ★ Renegade Orange
      #b22b19
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. ★ Indian Ceramic
      #bb2d20
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2570-Y70R
      #b3301b
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 6-b5
      #b5321b
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. ★ 4-a3
      #be000a
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4528
      #c20005
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. ★ 4527
      #c61813
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 38 48 21 / Barolo 125
      #bc1000
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. 259 / 259 Feuerrot
      #b82400
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  11. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 31350
      #ba1c00
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  12. Ford

    1. ★ Red
      #be201c
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Red Solid
      #c51f1a
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  13. Plascon

    1. ★ Rickshaw Red R4-B1-1
      #bc201c
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Just Terracotta R7-C1-1
      #b02c0c
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  14. Focoltone

    1. ★ 7023
      #c50006
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. 1082
      #bc0006
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. Orange
      #bd0000
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Bolero Red
      #b42c22
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  16. Fender

    1. 58 / Torino Red
      #bf0010
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  17. Volkswagen

    1. Kasan Red
      #b62c21
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Mars Red
      #b22e20
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. Tomato Red
      #b61500
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  19. Little Greene

    1. Atomic Red
      #bd2520
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  20. Steel Primer Paste (Dtm)

    1. Ral Gelborange Mat / 2000
      #b62600
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  21. RAL

    1. RAL 3000 / Flame red
      #af2b1e
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  22. Sanderson

    1. Bengal Red
      #ac2b18
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  23. Dupont

    1. CAS126
      #b52800
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 11.3%

#bb2211 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bb2211 foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #b21">…</p>

#bb2211 background

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="background-color: #b21">…</p>

#bb2211 shadow

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b21">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12263953
Binary
10111011, 00100010, 00010001
Hexadecimal
#bb2211 / #b21
LRV
≈ 11.8%
RGB
rgb(187, 34, 17)
RGBA
rgba(187, 34, 17, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.786, g: 0.143, b: 0.071
RYB
red: 0.733%, yellow: 0.141%, blue: 0.067%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4513263 / 0xffbb2211
HSL
hsl(6, 83%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(6, 83%%, 40%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 6° (6.000), saturation: 91% (0.909), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 6.000, saturation: 90.909%, perceived brightness: 41.441%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 13.767, S: 94.662, L: 40.821
Cubehelix
H: -2.149, S: 1.223, L: 0.306
TSL
T: 3.843, S: 0.659, L: 0.305
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 82% (0.818), yellow: 91% (0.909), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 87% (0.867), yellow: 93% (0.933)
XYZ
X: 21.169, Y: 11.753, Z: 1.684
xyY
x: 0.612, y: 0.340, Y: 11.753
CIELab
L: 40.821, a: 58.166, b: 48.135
CIELuv
L: 40.821, u: 116.902, v: 28.643
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 40.821, C: 75.500, H: 39.610
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 40.821, C: 120.360, H: 13.767
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.282, a: 50.230, b: 21.085
CIECAM02
J: 33.728, C: 81.980, h: 32.430, Q: 114.421, M: 71.690, s: 79.155, H: 15.739
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.716, jaune: 5.812, green: -10.919
LMS
L: 20.288, M: 5.066, S: 1.880
YCbCr
Y: 82.861, Cb: 97.893, Cr: 196.374
YCgCo
Y: 68.000, Cg: -34.000, Co: 89.250
YDbDr
Y: 77.809, Db: -91.511, Dr: -207.638
YPbPr
Y: 65.365, Pb: -26.095, Pr: 77.282
xvYCC
Y: 72.137, Cb: 105.077, Cr: 195.887
YIQ
Y: 77.809, I: 96.606, Q: 27.063
YUV
Y: 77.809, U: -29.923, V: 95.795
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/16 ΔE = 3.884
Brand Color
LastFM ΔE = 2.000

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