Signal Red R13 (Colour)

Signal Red R13 (Colour)

Signal red is a hue of the colour red used within the fire protection industry and is defined (R13) by Australian Standard AS 2700 — Colour Standards for General Purposes. Approximations of signal red in various formats include the following;

  • hexadecimal code #ba302b is a shade of red
  • RGB color model #ba302b is comprised of 72.94% red, 18.82% green and 16.86% blue;
  • In the HSL color space #ba302b has a hue of 2° (degrees), 62% saturation and 45% lightness;
  • Signal red has an approximate wavelength of 609.35 nm

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