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GM / General Motors Red / #bf0000 Hex Color Code

#bf0000 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bf0000 is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #bf0000 is comprised of 74.9% red, 0% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #bf0000 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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#bf0000 linear gradient to complementary #007ebf

  1. #bf0000
  2. #b63026
  3. #aa4644
  4. #9b5662
  5. #866580
  6. #65729f
  7. #007ebf

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a90000
  2. #b00000
  3. #b80000
  4. #bf0000
  5. #c71205
  6. #ce1e0c
  7. #d62713

Tones

  1. #bf0000
  2. #b32915
  3. #a63b25
  4. #984734
  5. #885143
  6. #765951
  7. #606060

Tints and Shades

#bf0000 to white

  1. #bf0000
  2. #d2462c
  3. #e26e53
  4. #ef937b
  5. #f8b7a6
  6. #fedbd2
  7. #ffffff

#bf0000 to black

  1. #bf0000
  2. #9d0f04
  3. #7d1506
  4. #5e1507
  5. #411305
  6. #260e03
  7. #000000

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  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Red
      #be0000
      ΔE = 0.228 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Red
      #ca0000
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4768
      #c20000
      ΔE = 0.683 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. ★ 4528
      #c20005
      ΔE = 0.926 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 38 48 21 / Barolo 125
      #bc1000
      ΔE = 0.759 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. ★ 70 / 70 Kirschrot
      #bc2000
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 6-a4
      #be0006
      ΔE = 0.889 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. ★ 4-a3
      #be000a
      ΔE = 1.398 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  5. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1082
      #bc0006
      ΔE = 1.138 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. ★ 7023
      #c50006
      ΔE = 1.521 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  6. Beckers

    1. ★ Vallmo 686 / 1676-Y87R
      #b81509
      ΔE = 1.429 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  7. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 31350
      #ba1c00
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Tomato Red
      #b61500
      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  9. Audi

    1. ★ Misano Red Pearl / LZ3M, N9, N9N9, N9PA, N9PW
      #ba2111
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. Brilliant Red / C8, C8C8, C8PA, C8PW, LY3J
      #b51c14
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  10. Fender

    1. ★ 58 / Torino Red
      #bf0010
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  11. Tollens

    1. ★ T2068-5
      #c0200e
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  12. Iveco

    1. Arancio / 52132
      #b21500
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  13. Ford

    1. Orange
      #b72715
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. Orange
      #b21f13
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  14. Piaggio

    1. Arancio Fruit / 946/A
      #b20a00
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  15. Chrysler

    1. Flame Red
      #bd1c17
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Toreador Red
      #b81e18
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  16. Steel Primer Paste (Dtm)

    1. Ral Gelborange Mat / 2000
      #b62600
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  17. Dr

    1. Juhuang / 2009
      #b01500
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  18. Bitter

    1. Inka / 68-202
      #b01400
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  19. Fleet

    1. A.m.n.u Giallo Arancio / SGI22007
      #b02100
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 10.3%

#bf0000 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bf0000 foreground

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #bf0000">…</p>

#bf0000 background

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="background-color: #bf0000">…</p>

#bf0000 shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bf0000">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12517376
Binary
10111111, 00000000, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#bf0000
LRV
≈ 11.1%
Closest short hex
#b10 ΔE = 0.897
RGB
rgb(191, 0, 0)
RGBA
rgba(191, 0, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 1.000, g: 0.000, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.749%, yellow: 0.000%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4259840 / 0xffbf0000
HSL
hsl(0, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 75% (0.749)
HSP
hue: 360.000, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 40.957%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 12.174, S: 100.001, L: 39.715
Cubehelix
H: -8.190, S: 1.760, L: 0.225
TSL
T: 3.946, S: 1.000, L: 0.224
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 25% (0.251)
CMY
cyan: 25% (0.251), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 21.489, Y: 11.080, Z: 1.007
xyY
x: 0.640, y: 0.330, Y: 11.080
CIELab
L: 39.715, a: 64.447, b: 54.076
CIELuv
L: 39.715, u: 130.553, v: 28.165
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 39.715, C: 84.128, H: 39.999
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 39.715, C: 133.557, H: 12.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 33.287, a: 56.981, b: 21.507
CIECAM02
J: 32.956, C: 93.469, h: 32.174, Q: 113.104, M: 81.738, s: 85.011, H: 15.405
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.670, jaune: 6.260, green: -12.441
LMS
L: 20.343, M: 3.695, S: 1.206
YCbCr
Y: 65.087, Cb: 99.732, Cr: 211.849
YCgCo
Y: 47.750, Cg: -47.750, Co: 95.500
YDbDr
Y: 57.109, Db: -85.950, Dr: -254.603
YPbPr
Y: 40.683, Pb: -21.965, Pr: 95.500
xvYCC
Y: 50.940, Cb: 108.705, Cr: 211.890
YIQ
Y: 57.109, I: 113.782, Q: 40.388
YUV
Y: 57.109, U: -28.102, V: 117.465
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/16 ΔE = 4.145
Brand Color
Marlboro ΔE = 1.587

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