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#a2231d Color Hex

Hex color #a2231d, RGB(162, 35, 29) - code, conversions, schemes and color harmonies, as well as examples of use in HTML and CSS.

The hex color code #a2231d is a shade of red. In a RGB color space it is composed of 63.53% red, 13.73% green and 11.37% blue. In HSL notation it has 2.7° hue, 69.6% saturation and 37.5% lightness. The process color (CMYK) is combination of 0% cyan, 78.40% magenta, 82.10% yellow and 36.47% key (black). The closest short hexadecimal code of #a2231d is #a21.

Color information

  • #a2231d is a shade of red.
  • Red is dominant among the three primary colors (RGB).
  • CMYK color proportions:
    • Cyan: 0%
    • Magenta: 78.40%
    • Yellow: 82.10%
    • Key color - black: 36.47%
  • In the RAL color palette it appears under the number RAL 3002. The color name is Carmine red.
  • In the HSL model coordinates are:
    • Hue: 2.7° degrees
    • Saturation: 69.6%
    • Lightness: 37.5%
  • The values in the RGB color space are:
    • Red: 162 (63.53%)
    • Green: 35 (13.73%)
    • Blue: 29 (11.37%)


C: 0%, M: 78.40%, Y: 82.10%, K: 36.47%
R: 162, G: 35, B: 29
H: 2.7°, S: 69.6%, L: 37.5%

Color harmonies

#a2231d color HTML and CSS codes

Example CSS code:

.setFontColor { color: #a2231d; }
.setBackgroundColor { background-color: #a2231d; }

#a2231d text/font color

How to set font color?

<p style="color:#a2231d">Font color is #a2231d.</p>

Font color is #a2231d.

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- Ted Grant

#a2231d background color

How to set background color?

<div style="background-color:#a2231d">Background color is #a2231d.</div>

Background color is #a2231d.

Every person has their own colour.
- Haruki Murakami, Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage