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Caparol 42 50 29 / Grenadin 125 / #c42000 Hex Color Code

#c42000 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c42000 is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #c42000 is comprised of 76.86% red, 12.55% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #c42000 has a hue of 10° (degrees), 100% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 607.18 nm.

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#c42000 linear gradient to complementary #0081c4

  1. #c42000
  2. #ba3b29
  3. #ae4d48
  4. #9e5c66
  5. #886a84
  6. #6776a4
  7. #0081c4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #ac0000
  2. #b40500
  3. #bc1500
  4. #c42000
  5. #cc2907
  6. #d4320f
  7. #dc3a16

Tones

  1. #c42000
  2. #b73517
  3. #a94328
  4. #9b4d37
  5. #8b5545
  6. #785c54
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#c42000 to white

  1. #c42000
  2. #d6502e
  3. #e57555
  4. #f1987d
  5. #f9baa7
  6. #fedcd2
  7. #ffffff

#c42000 to black

  1. #c42000
  2. #a12005
  3. #801e08
  4. #601b09
  5. #421607
  6. #261004
  7. #000000

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  1. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 21310
      #c32502
      ΔE = 0.475 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Federal Standard 31350
      #ba1c00
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  2. Great Wall

    1. ★ Sun Yellow / 0301A
      #c62200
      ΔE = 0.595 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ Rubin 0 / Rubin 0 Kg
      #c42804
      ΔE = 0.918 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. 33B / 33B Mohnrot+K.rot 1/1
      #d02000
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 485 2X
      #cc0c00
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. 185 2X
      #d11600
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Orange
      #ca2600
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ Red
      #ca0000
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  6. Tollens

    1. ★ T2068-5
      #c0200e
      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. T2072-2
      #c42d17
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Red
      #cd0400
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Red
      #c10000
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Rangoon Red
      #cc0000
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. Bright Red
      #d20000
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  9. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Manuscript
      #ce0501
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  10. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 3020 / Traffic red
      #cc0605
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4526
      #c92c0a
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. 4768
      #c20000
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. 6-a3
      #c90006
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. 4-a2
      #c7000a
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  13. Krylon

    1. Red Pepper
      #d10000
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  14. Focoltone

    1. 7017
      #ce0006
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. 7023
      #c50006
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  15. Audi

    1. Laserrot / H1, LY3H
      #bc2110
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  16. Steel Primer Paste (Dtm)

    1. Ral Gelborange Mat / 2000
      #b62600
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  17. Dupont

    1. CAS126
      #b52800
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  18. Iveco

    1. Arancio Ponts Et Chaussees / 154
      #ce2900
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  19. Glidden

    1. Red Geranium
      #be2215
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 12.1%

#c42000 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c42000 foreground

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="color: #c42000">…</p>

#c42000 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #c42000">…</p>

#c42000 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c42000">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12853248
Binary
11000100, 00100000, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#c42000
LRV
≈ 12.8%
Closest short hex
#c10 ΔE = 1.527
RGB
rgb(196, 32, 0)
RGBA
rgba(196, 32, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.860, g: 0.140, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.769%, yellow: 0.150%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3923968 / 0xffc42000
HSL
hsl(10, 100%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(10, 100%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 10° (9.796), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 9.796, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 43.115%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 14.151, S: 99.979, L: 42.419
Cubehelix
H: 1.968, S: 1.377, L: 0.305
TSL
T: 3.769, S: 0.752, L: 0.303
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 84% (0.837), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 23% (0.231), magenta: 87% (0.875), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 23.285, Y: 12.773, Z: 1.239
xyY
x: 0.624, y: 0.342, Y: 12.773
CIELab
L: 42.419, a: 61.052, b: 55.732
CIELuv
L: 42.419, u: 125.861, v: 31.733
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.419, C: 82.665, H: 42.392
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.419, C: 129.800, H: 14.151
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.739, a: 53.753, b: 22.961
CIECAM02
J: 35.348, C: 88.303, h: 34.978, Q: 117.136, M: 77.220, s: 81.193, H: 19.091
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.686, jaune: 6.609, green: -11.393
LMS
L: 22.349, M: 5.306, S: 1.462
YCbCr
Y: 82.500, Cb: 89.680, Cr: 202.268
YCgCo
Y: 65.000, Cg: -33.000, Co: 98.000
YDbDr
Y: 77.388, Db: -116.456, Dr: -225.556
YPbPr
Y: 64.628, Pb: -34.860, Pr: 83.472
xvYCC
Y: 71.504, Cb: 97.378, Cr: 201.324
YIQ
Y: 77.388, I: 107.978, Q: 24.722
YUV
Y: 77.388, U: -38.081, V: 104.060
Munsell Color System
10R 5/14 ΔE = 6.076
Brand Color
Yelp ΔE = 1.343

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