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#bc3838 Hex Color Code

#bc3838 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bc3838 is a shade of red. In the RGB color model #bc3838 is comprised of 73.73% red, 21.96% green and 21.96% blue. In the HSL color space #bc3838 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 54% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 611.37 nm.

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#bc3838 linear gradient to complementary #00c8f4

  1. #bc3838
  2. #b95755
  3. #b17072
  4. #a58791
  5. #919db1
  6. #6fb3d2
  7. #00c8f4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a42027
  2. #ac292d
  3. #b43132
  4. #bc3838
  5. #c43f3e
  6. #cc4644
  7. #d44e4a

Tones

  1. #bc3838
  2. #b44743
  3. #ab544d
  4. #a15f58
  5. #966963
  6. #89726f
  7. #7a7a7a

Tints and Shades

#bc3838 to white

  1. #bc3838
  2. #cc5d56
  3. #db7e75
  4. #e79e96
  5. #f1beb8
  6. #f9dedb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#bc3838 to black

  1. #bc3838
  2. #9b312f
  3. #7b2a27
  4. #5c221f
  5. #3f1a17
  6. #23110e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 04 E 56 - Carnival red
      #bc3a3a
      ΔE = 0.451 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ BS381 564 - Bold red
      #ba3f38
      ΔE = 1.604 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  2. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8093 - Pointers Red
      #c03636
      ΔE = 0.891 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. AC121 - Lipstick Pencil
      #af3939
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ C0.50.40
      #bf383b
      ΔE = 0.939 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ C2.63.35
      #bf3936
      ΔE = 1.117 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-1555 TPG
      #bc3d3a
      ΔE = 0.968 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. P 53-7 C
      #b63a40
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  5. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Cayenne / 07D-5
      #bd3c3c
      ΔE = 0.978 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. ★ Apple of My Eye / 08C-7
      #b83e3a
      ΔE = 1.116 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  6. Tollens

    1. ★ UC003 Rouge shangai
      #bc3935
      ΔE = 0.999 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ Cardinal | EE152
      #b13f3d
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  7. Ford

    1. ★ Flamingo Red
      #bd3333
      ΔE = 1.084 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Flamingo Red
      #c63832
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  8. AMC

    1. ★ Grenadier Red
      #bf3333
      ΔE = 1.165 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. ★ Red
      #b83339
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ 19YR 14/629
      #bf3c3a
      ΔE = 1.182 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. ★ Fire Cracker 3
      #b33e3f
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  10. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Rocket Red
      #ba3b3d
      ΔE = 1.184 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Victory Red
      #b13737
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  11. Disney

    1. ★ 2B-70 Code Red
      #bd353b
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. ★ 2B-80 Mickeys Pants
      #c43a36
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  12. Bristol

    1. ★ Red Ross / P061-W7
      #b93733
      ΔE = 1.322 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Red Ross / T12 24.H4
      #b93733
      ΔE = 1.322 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Sunset Skyline / T10 23C-2
      #c53f40
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  14. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 107 - Hot Jazz
      #bc3033
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. DEA 106 - Red Contrast
      #b33234
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Red Banner 4-11
      #bd3e3e
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. ★ Vibrant Red 4-12
      #be3f3f
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  16. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Sticky Fingers
      #bc3f3a
      ΔE = 1.447 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. ★ Scooter Red
      #c13b36
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  17. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Moulin Rouge
      #c23836
      ΔE = 1.522 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Tomatille
      #b34242
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Diva / NP R 1267 A
      #c03b3e
      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ Cotillion Red / NP AC 2071 A
      #b43d35
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Lipstick Pencil
      #bd2e32
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Rosie O'Dell
      #c13d44
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  20. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Lipstick Pencil / AC121
      #bd2e32
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Rosie O'Dell / AC122
      #c13d44
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  21. Berger

    1. ★ Lipstick Pencil / AC121
      #bd2e32
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Rosie O'Dell / AC122
      #c13d44
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  22. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Real Red - 6868
      #bf2d32
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. ★ Stop - 6869
      #c33a36
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  23. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 116
      #c03e3b
      ΔE = 1.694 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 521
      #b14541
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  24. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Cherry Bomb / 1172
      #b73d3f
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Red Contrast / 1123
      #b33234
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  25. Wattyl

    1. ★ Red Barron / C58W
      #bf3d36
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Firefly / C59W
      #ae3a38
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3050-Y90R
      #b34039
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. S 2060-R
      #c8383f
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  27. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 47-3 Fire Engine
      #c13f3d
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Flame
      #c13e40
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ Classic Red
      #bf3c41
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  29. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4547
      #b43e35
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. 4534
      #b24137
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  30. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 0126 / Red
      #c5353d
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  31. Behr

    1. ★ S-G-180 Grenadine
      #c33833
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Candied Cherry PPKR-24
      #c33832
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  32. Caran d'Ache

    1. ★ 065 Russet
      #c7363b
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  33. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Flaming Sword / 19YR 13/558
      #b24139
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. O'Hara / 19YR 14/629
      #c14039
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  34. Chrysler

    1. Geranium Red
      #c14040
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  35. Brillux

    1. 27.21.24
      #b33639
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  36. Jotun

    1. 0256 / Signal Red
      #b03f3c
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  37. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Lipstick Pencil / AC121
      #b64342
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  38. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Rum Runner 232-7
      #b23e3f
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  39. Porter Paints

    1. Rum Runner / 232-7
      #b23e3f
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Rum Punch / 231-7
      #ae413a
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  40. Colorhouse

    1. Create .04
      #b8352e
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  41. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Signal Red
      #b13737
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  42. Caparol

    1. 02/05
      #c43c40
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  43. Lascaux

    1. Cadmium­ red deep / 128
      #b72e35
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  44. GM / General Motors

    1. Swift Red
      #c32532
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Cardinal Red
      #b5342d
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  45. Benjamin Moore

    1. Chili Pepper / 2004-20
      #b24141
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Shy Cherry / 2007-20
      #af4239
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  46. General Paint

    1. Hot Spot / CL 1437N
      #be4441
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Eye Popping / CLV 1107N
      #b93c43
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  47. Dulux Australia

    1. Signal Red R13 / O39
      #c32f2d
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  48. TRUMATCH

    1. 5-b4
      #c0362e
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  49. ICI Paints

    1. Old Glory 16YR 18/587
      #c2423f
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Red Letter Day 10YR 15/500
      #af3f3f
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  50. Mylands of London

    1. Rowanberry
      #c1423b
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  51. Resene

    1. Bliss R52-101-028
      #b3393e
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Forbidden R51-084-032
      #b04640
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  52. Glidden

    1. Red Geranium / 19YR 14/629
      #c9393b
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  53. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. R13 Signal Red
      #ba302b
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  54. Crayola

    1. Mahogany
      #ca3435
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Infra Red
      #c82536
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  55. Diamond Vogel

    1. Unmatched Beauty / 1110
      #b43f43
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  56. Colortrend

    1. 1110
      #b43f43
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  57. Asian Paints

    1. Rich Rouge / X122
      #c13d44
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  58. Sigma

    1. Warm Red / S 1080-R
      #b3393f
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 12.9%

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#bc3838 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bc3838 foreground

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="color: #bc3838">…</p>

#bc3838 background

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #bc3838">…</p>

#bc3838 shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bc3838">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12335160
Binary
10111100, 00111000, 00111000
Hexadecimal
#bc3838
LRV
≈ 13.8%
Closest short hex
#b33 ΔE = 1.167
RGB
rgb(188, 56, 56)
RGBA
rgba(188, 56, 56, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.627, g: 0.187, b: 0.187
RYB
red: 73.725%, yellow: 21.961%, blue: 21.961%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4442056 / 0xffbc3838
HSL
hsl(0, 54%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 54%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 70% (0.702), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 360.000, saturation: 70.213%, perceived brightness: 44.309%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 12.174, S: 69.058, L: 43.957
Cubehelix
H: -8.190, S: 0.904, L: 0.375
TSL
T: 3.946, S: 0.440, L: 0.374
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 70% (0.702), yellow: 70% (0.702), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 78% (0.780), yellow: 78% (0.780)
XYZ
X: 22.870, Y: 13.809, Z: 5.202
xyY
x: 0.546, y: 0.330, Y: 13.809
CIELab
L: 43.957, a: 52.551, b: 30.804
CIELuv
L: 43.957, u: 99.787, v: 21.527
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.957, C: 60.914, H: 30.378
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.957, C: 102.082, H: 12.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.160, a: 44.825, b: 17.712
CIECAM02
J: 36.465, C: 67.014, h: 24.969, Q: 118.973, M: 58.603, s: 70.184, H: 6.101
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.857, jaune: 3.742, green: -9.844
LMS
L: 21.846, M: 7.381, S: 5.372
YCbCr
Y: 98.028, Cb: 108.464, Cr: 185.948
YCgCo
Y: 89.000, Cg: -33.000, Co: 80.000
YDbDr
Y: 95.468, Db: -59.400, Dr: -175.956
YPbPr
Y: 84.116, Pb: -15.180, Pr: 66.000
xvYCC
Y: 88.241, Cb: 114.665, Cr: 185.976
YIQ
Y: 95.468, I: 78.635, Q: 27.912
YUV
Y: 95.468, U: -19.421, V: 81.180
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/12 ΔE = 4.083
Brand Color
Pinterest ΔE = 2.908

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