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HEX 8C1515 - #8C1515, RGB(140,21,21) Color

Color Name: ~ Falu red
Hex Color Code: #8C1515
RGB Color Code: RGB(140, 21, 21)
CMYK Values *: 0.0%, 85.0%, 85.0%, 45.1%

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What color is 8C1515?

The RGB color code for color number #8C1515 is RGB(140, 21, 21). In the RGB color model, #8C1515 has a red value of 140, a green value of 21, and a blue value of 21. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 85.0% magenta, 85.0% yellow, and 45.1% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 0° (degrees), 73.9 % saturation, and 31.6 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, #8C1515 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 85.0 % saturation and 54.9 % brightness/value.

Color Codes - Color Space Conversions

HEX #8C1515 color codes / color number / color space conversions - RGBA, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(140, 21, 21)

Red 140 (54.9%)
Green 21 (8.2%)
Blue 21 (8.2%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)


Saturation 73.91 %.
Lightness 31.57 %.
LRV ~ 6.2 %
Munsell Color System 8.8R 2.8/10.4
XYZ X : 11.22
Y : 6.17
Z : 1.31
YXY Y1 : 6.17
X : 0.6
Y2 : 0.33
CMY C : 45.10%
M : 91.76%
Y : 91.76%


Cyan 0.00 %.
Magenta 85.00 %.
Yellow 85.00 %.
Key 45.10 %.


Saturation 85.00 %.
Brightness / Value 54.90 %.
CIE-Lab L : 29.83
A : 47.74
B : 33.2
CIE-Lch L : 29.83
C : 58.15
H : 34.82
CIE-Luv L : 29.83
U : 84.95
V : 18.32
Hunter-Lab L : 24.83
A : 37.19
B : 14.26

Color Names and Paint

Color Name of HEX #8C1515

Falu red
delta E(ΔE) - 2.67
delta E(ΔE) - 2.70
Vivid Auburn
delta E(ΔE) - 3.43
Dark Red
delta E(ΔE) - 3.58

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Paint color for Hex #8C1515

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Color Combinations

#8C1515 Color Palettes and Scheme Combination

Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.

Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.

Here is the Triadic and Tetradic Color Scheme of ~ Falu red. The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel and tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.

Triadic Color Scheme Palette

Tetradic Color Scheme Palette

Hexadic Color Palette

Hexadic color scheme palette is derived from drawing a hexagon on a color wheel. The palette contains three pairs of complementary colors, each colors are separated by a 120-degree hue angle.

Complementary Color Palette

Complementary or Dyadic color combination is composed using two colors opposite each other on the color wheel. Then the color Palette is be generated by changing the lightness/brightness of these two colors.

Split-Complementary Color Palette

Split-Complementary color combination contains three colors, a base color and secondary colors of complementary color.

#8C1515 Opposite Color


#8C1515 Tints and Shades

~ Falu red #8c1515 Shades

~ Falu red #8c1515 Tints

Color Images and Mockup

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#8C1515 Color Images and Patterns

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