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#c42e21 Hex Color Code

#c42e21 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c42e21 is a shade of red. In the RGB color model #c42e21 is comprised of 76.86% red, 18.04% green and 12.94% blue. In the HSL color space #c42e21 has a hue of 5° (degrees), 71% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 607.7 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#c42e21 linear gradient to complementary #00a7e5

  1. #c42e21
  2. #be4b41
  3. #b56060
  4. #a77480
  5. #9185a1
  6. #6f96c2
  7. #00a7e5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #ac1010
  2. #b41c15
  3. #bc251b
  4. #c42e21
  5. #cc3627
  6. #d43e2d
  7. #dc4533

Tones

  1. #c42e21
  2. #ba402f
  3. #af4e3d
  4. #a3594a
  5. #956358
  6. #866b65
  7. #737373

Tints and Shades

#c42e21 to white

  1. #c42e21
  2. #d45743
  3. #e37a66
  4. #ee9b8a
  5. #f7bcb0
  6. #fdded7
  7. #ffffff

#c42e21 to black

  1. #c42e21
  2. #a12a1d
  3. #802519
  4. #601f15
  5. #411811
  6. #251109
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2070-Y80R
      #c63024
      ΔE = 0.724 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. ★ S 2075-Y70R
      #c8321a
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Venetian Red
      #c32e25
      ΔE = 0.916 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. ★ Orange
      #b93122
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Pumpkin Orange
      #c4321f
      ΔE = 1.038 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ Mars Red
      #c92118
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  4. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 2002 / Vermilion
      #cb2821
      ΔE = 1.326 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7626 C
      #c63527
      ΔE = 1.400 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ P 45-16 C
      #c03c2a
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  6. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Bright Red
      #cc251c
      ΔE = 1.543 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  7. Sanderson

    1. ★ Carmen Lt
      #be3026
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Orange
      #ca1f1c
      ΔE = 1.568 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Flame Red
      #bb2a25
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  9. Duron

    1. ★ Cherry Tomato
      #c62b27
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ Tanager
      #c32826
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  10. Audi

    1. ★ Absolutrot / 6G, LY3F
      #ca2a19
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  11. Ford

    1. ★ Red Solid
      #c51f1a
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. ★ Performance Red
      #c61d17
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  12. Tollens

    1. ★ T2072-2
      #c42d17
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 6-b4
      #c0361d
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ 4-b3
      #c13a21
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  14. AMC

    1. ★ Indian Ceramic
      #bb2d20
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Mardi Gras Red
      #b92f25
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4520
      #c51d1e
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. 4567
      #b8361d
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  16. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Red Red
      #c4342d
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  17. Berger

    1. ★ Red Red / AC120
      #c4342d
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  18. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Red Red / AC120
      #c4342d
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  19. Sikkens

    1. ★ C4.55.40
      #c3371d
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  20. Plascon

    1. Lobster Red R5-B1-1
      #cc2c18
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  21. Krylon

    1. Banner Red
      #d12720
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  22. Sigma

    1. Warm Red / 3020
      #ba3b2d
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  23. Caparol

    1. 50 40 30 / Korall 160
      #c43c24
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. 04/15
      #bc402c
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  24. Little Greene

    1. Atomic Red
      #bd2520
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  25. Crown Paint

    1. Red Carpet
      #c32a2a
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  26. Taubmans

    1. Red Glow / T08 12-4
      #c8362e
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  27. Dulux Australia

    1. Signal Red R13 / O39
      #c32f2d
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  28. Benjamin Moore

    1. Tomato Tango / CSP-1145
      #c0402e
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Ruby Red / 2001-10
      #cb2d2d
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  29. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 11120
      #c23b31
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  30. Levis

    1. Clear Orange A70
      #c33f28
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  31. Humbrol

    1. 220 Ferrari Red
      #c4151c
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  32. Flügger

    1. French Kiss (IN-786)
      #cd0719
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 13.2%

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#c42e21 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c42e21 foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #c42e21">…</p>

#c42e21 background

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="background-color: #c42e21">…</p>

#c42e21 shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c42e21">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12856865
Binary
11000100, 00101110, 00100001
Hexadecimal
#c42e21
LRV
≈ 13.8%
Closest short hex
#b32 ΔE = 1.715
RGB
rgb(196, 46, 33)
RGBA
rgba(196, 46, 33, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.713, g: 0.167, b: 0.120
RYB
red: 0.769%, yellow: 0.185%, blue: 0.129%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3920351 / 0xffc42e21
HSL
hsl(5, 71%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(5, 71%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 5° (4.785), saturation: 83% (0.832), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 4.785, saturation: 83.163%, perceived brightness: 44.459%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 13.875, S: 87.783, L: 43.950
Cubehelix
H: -3.420, S: 1.103, L: 0.351
TSL
T: 3.865, S: 0.556, L: 0.350
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 77% (0.765), yellow: 83% (0.832), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 23% (0.231), magenta: 82% (0.820), yellow: 87% (0.871)
XYZ
X: 24.019, Y: 13.803, Z: 2.838
xyY
x: 0.591, y: 0.339, Y: 13.803
CIELab
L: 43.950, a: 57.711, b: 44.061
CIELuv
L: 43.950, u: 116.084, v: 28.675
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.950, C: 72.608, H: 37.361
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.950, C: 119.573, H: 13.875
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.153, a: 50.383, b: 21.478
CIECAM02
J: 36.698, C: 78.355, h: 30.648, Q: 119.353, M: 68.521, s: 75.769, H: 13.413
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.759, jaune: 5.412, green: -10.789
LMS
L: 23.070, M: 6.549, S: 3.051
YCbCr
Y: 92.790, Cb: 100.093, Cr: 194.773
YCgCo
Y: 80.250, Cg: -34.250, Co: 89.750
YDbDr
Y: 89.368, Db: -84.829, Dr: -202.771
YPbPr
Y: 77.014, Pb: -23.750, Pr: 75.598
xvYCC
Y: 82.141, Cb: 107.137, Cr: 194.408
YIQ
Y: 89.368, I: 93.534, Q: 27.674
YUV
Y: 89.368, U: -27.737, V: 93.550
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/14 ΔE = 4.877
Brand Color
YouTube ΔE = 2.073

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