Description and conversion results of color #72323b

It is a dark pastel red color having an approximate luminance of 30%. It has a hue value of 352° indicating that this is a warm color.

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Wine, Catawba, Solid Pink, Cordovan, Claret, Antique Ruby, Tuscan Red, Old Mauve, Wine Dregs and Red-violet (Color Wheel). A little below you will find the most similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors too.

Conversion results

The following list contains the conversion results of color #72323b to RGB, hexadecimal, HSL, HSV, Lab and XYZ colorspaces: each format represents the same color.

rgb(114, 50, 59)
#72323b
hsl(351.6, 39%, 32.2%)
hsv(351.6, 56.1%, 44.7%)
lab(29.8, 29.2, 8.1)
xyz(8.9, 6.2, 4.9)

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Similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors

The most important note: in real life paints might have a different shade compared to as they appear on your display. You shall always consult and double-check colors with a professional paint provider before you order.

The following list contains the nearest matching standard colors. The left hexagon is the reference, the right one is the matched color. For each color there is a link to our partner MyPerfectColor.com, where you can buy paints of the corresponding colors.

Pantone 8562 C
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Pantone 3523 C
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Pantone 697 C
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RAL D2 020 30 40
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RAL D2 020 30 30
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RAL D2 010 30 35
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Sherwin-Williams 7578
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Sherwin-Williams 6307
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Sherwin-Williams 7583
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Tints, shades and tones

Tints, shades and tones are generated from the base color by adding white, black and gray paint to it respectively. The process results a harmonic color scale.

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Tints

These are the color variants which are generated by adding white color to the base #72323b color. This process results a scale from a dark pastel red color to white. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets brigther and brighter.

This color scale contains similar colors to Copper Rose, Rose Taupe, Raspberry Glace, Mauve Taupe, Rosy Brown, Tuscany, Old Rose, English Lavender, Silver Pink, Black Shadows, Queen Pink, Lavender Blush, Timberwolf, Platinum and Gainsboro.

Shades

These are the color variants which are generated by adding black color to the base #72323b color. This process results a scale from a dark pastel red color to black. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets darker and darker.

This color scale contains similar colors to Caput Mortuum, Wine, Chocolate Cosmos, Catawba, Dark Sienna, Old Burgundy, Black Bean, Black Coffee, Raisin Black, Smoky Black, Black, Eigengrau and Rich Black (FOGRA39).

Tones

These are the color variants which are generated by adding gray color to the base #72323b color. This process results a scale from a dark pastel red color to gray. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets grayer and grayer.

This color scale contains similar colors to Catawba, Wine, Tuscan Red, Old Mauve, Rose Ebony, Eggplant, Dark Liver (horses), Liver, Old Burgundy, Dark Liver, Black Coffee and Taupe.

Color schemes and palettes

Color schemes represent a set of colors creating a harmonic and aesthetic feeling. Color schemes are generated by choosing colors around the color wheel.

We can talk about monochromatic, complementary, triadic and tetradic color schemes, choosing one, two, three or four colors around the color wheel respectively. In the following tables these color schemes are present.

Monochromatic

The monochromatic scale is generated by choosing colors on the color wheel near to the base color. As the colors of the monochromatic scale are close to each other, they create a harmonic feeling.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of violet, rose, red and orange colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to English Violet, Cyber Grape, Wisteria, Lilac, Wine Dregs, Old Mauve, Kobi, Amaranth Pink, Wine, Catawba, Mauvelous, Pastel Pink, Liver (organ), Bole, Dark Salmon, Antique Brass, Pullman Brown (UPS Brown), Dark Brown, Desert and Camel.

Complementary

The complementary scale is generated by choosing the color on the opposite side on the color wheel relative to the base color. This results in slight vibrating tension between the complementary colors.

This color scale contains warm and cold colors. There are variants of red and cyan colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Wine, Catawba, Copper Penny, Old Rose, Pink, Spanish Pink, Warm Black, Rich Black, Steel Teal, Wintergreen Dream, Middle Blue Green and Crystal.

Triadic

The triadic scale is generated by choosing two colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combines the slight vibrating tension and the harmonic feeling between the triadic colors.

This color scale contains warm and cold colors. There are variants of red, azure and green colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Wine, Catawba, Mauvelous, Shimmering Blush, Indigo Dye, USAFA Blue, Aero, Iceberg, Hunter Green, Forest Green (Traditional), Dark Sea Green and Asparagus.

Tetradic

The tetradic scale is generated by choosing three colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combination covers the whole color wheel containing both the complementary and harmonic colors of the base color.

This color scale contains warm and cold colors. There are variants of red, yellow, cyan, azure and blue colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Wine, Catawba, Mauvelous, Shimmering Blush, Army Green, Dark Moss Green, Misty Moss, Sage, Deep Jungle Green, Warm Black, Green Sheen, Verdigris, Dark Cornflower Blue, YInMn Blue, Maximum Blue Purple and Wild Blue Yonder.

If you want to have a more detailed control of the colors in the schemes, have a look at the Spektran application too!

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