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GM / General Motors Red / #c40000 Hex Color Code

#c40000 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c40000 is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #c40000 is composed of 76.86% red, 0% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #c40000 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 100% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 611.37 nm. This color is used in the Granada Department flag and Masaya Department flag.

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#c40000 linear gradient to complementary #0081c4

  1. #c40000
  2. #bb3127
  3. #af4746
  4. #9f5864
  5. #896783
  6. #6774a3
  7. #0081c4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #ad0000
  2. #b50000
  3. #bc0000
  4. #c40000
  5. #cc1306
  6. #d41f0d
  7. #db2914

Tones

  1. #c40000
  2. #b72a16
  3. #aa3c26
  4. #9b4936
  5. #8b5344
  6. #795b53
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#c40000 to white

  1. #c40000
  2. #d6472c
  3. #e56f54
  4. #f1947c
  5. #fab7a6
  6. #ffdbd2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#c40000 to black

  1. #c40000
  2. #a21005
  3. #801507
  4. #601607
  5. #421306
  6. #260f03
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. GM / General Motors

    ★ Red
    #c30000
    ΔE = 0.227 / LRV ≈ 11.6%

  2. Opaltone / OMS

    ★ 4768
    #c20000
    ΔE = 0.454 / LRV ≈ 11.5%

  3. Focoltone

    ★ 7023
    #c50006
    ΔE = 0.803 / LRV ≈ 11.9%

  4. Ford

    ★ Bittersweet Glow
    #bf0f00
    ΔE = 0.936 / LRV ≈ 11.4%

  5. TRUMATCH

    ★ 6-a3
    #c90006
    ΔE = 1.313 / LRV ≈ 12.4%

  6. Chrysler

    ★ Red
    #ca0000
    ΔE = 1.356 / LRV ≈ 12.6%

  7. Caparol

    ★ 38 48 21 / Barolo 125
    #bc1000
    ΔE = 1.490 / LRV ≈ 11.1%

  8. Ressource Peintures

    ★ Punjab / RSB47
    #be1b00
    ΔE = 1.542 / LRV ≈ 11.7%

  9. Tollens

    ★ T2068-5
    #c0200e
    ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 12.3%

  10. Coo-Var

    ★ Red / Gloss Red
    #cc0002
    ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 12.8%

  11. Rust-Oleum

    ★ Balmoral
    #ba190b
    ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 11.2%

  12. Audi

    ★ Laserrot / H1, LY3H
    #bc2110
    ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 11.8%

  13. Federal Standard

    ★ Federal Standard 31350
    #ba1c00
    ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 11.3%

  14. Aerospace Material Specification

    ★ AMS-STD 595 31350 Red
    #ba1c00
    ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 11.3%

  15. RAL

    ★ RAL 3020 / Traffic Red
    #bb1e10
    ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 11.5%

  16. Matthews Paint

    ★ Red Dragon / 15024 / Ruby Laser / 3543
    #cd0000
    ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 13.0%

  17. Pantone / PMS

    ★ 485 2X
    #cc0c00
    ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 13.1%

  18. Beckers

    Vallmo 686 / 1676-Y87R
    #b81509
    ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 10.7%

  19. Albany Paint

    Manuscript
    #ce0501
    ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 13.2%

  20. Fender

    58 / Torino Red
    #bf0010
    ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 11.1%

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#c40000 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c40000 foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #c40000">…</p>

#c40000 background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #c40000">…</p>

#c40000 shadow

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c40000">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12845056
Binary
11000100, 00000000, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#c40000
LRV
≈ 11.7%
Closest short hex
#b10 ΔE = 1.708
RGB
rgb(196, 0, 0)
RGBA
rgba(196, 0, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 1.000, g: 0.000, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 76.863%, yellow: 0.000%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3932160 / 0xffc40000
HSL
hsl(0, 100%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 100%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 360.000, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 42.029%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 12.174, S: 100.001, L: 40.800
Cubehelix
H: -8.190, S: 1.773, L: 0.231
TSL
T: 3.946, S: 1.000, L: 0.230
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 23% (0.231), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 22.768, Y: 11.740, Z: 1.067
xyY
x: 0.640, y: 0.330, Y: 11.740
CIELab
L: 40.800, a: 65.701, b: 55.128
CIELuv
L: 40.800, u: 134.118, v: 28.934
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 40.800, C: 85.766, H: 39.999
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 40.800, C: 137.203, H: 12.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.263, a: 58.653, b: 22.138
CIECAM02
J: 34.023, C: 94.997, h: 32.180, Q: 114.921, M: 83.074, s: 85.022, H: 15.412
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.670, jaune: 6.382, green: -12.684
LMS
L: 21.555, M: 3.915, S: 1.278
YCbCr
Y: 66.372, Cb: 98.992, Cr: 214.044
YCoCg
Y: 49.000, Cg: -49.000, Co: 98.000
YDbDr
Y: 58.604, Db: -88.200, Dr: -261.268
YPbPr
Y: 41.748, Pb: -22.540, Pr: 98.000
xvYCC
Y: 51.854, Cb: 108.200, Cr: 214.086
YIQ
Y: 58.604, I: 116.760, Q: 41.445
YUV
Y: 58.604, U: -28.837, V: 120.540
Okhsl
h: 29.234, s: 1.000, l: 0.438
Okhsv
h: 29.234. s: 1.000, v: 0.776
Okhwb
h: 29.234, w: 0.000, b: 0.224
Oklab
l: 0.515, a: 0.184, b: 0.103
Oklch
l: 0.515, c: 0.211, h: 29.234
JzAzBz
Jz: 0.00546, Az: 0.01153, Bz: 0.00786
JzCzHz
Jz: 0.00546, Cz: 0.01396, Hz: 34.30211
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/16 ΔE = 4.818
Brand Color
Marlboro ΔE = 0.452

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