#8b0009 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b0009 is composed of 54.5% red, 0% green and 3.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 93.5% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 356.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 27.3%. #8b0009 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0012 with #170000. Closest websafe color is: #990000.

    • R 55
    • G 0
    • B 4
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 94
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b0009 color description : Dark red.

#8b0009 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b0009 has RGB values of R:139, G:0, B:9 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.94, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9109513.

Hex triplet 8b0009 #8b0009
RGB Decimal 139, 0, 9 rgb(139,0,9)
RGB Percent 54.5, 0, 3.5 rgb(54.5%,0%,3.5%)
CMYK 0, 100, 94, 45
HSL 356.1°, 100, 27.3 hsl(356.1,100%,27.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 356.1°, 100, 54.5
Web Safe 990000 #990000
CIE-LAB 28.141, 51.143, 37.667
XYZ 10.697, 5.51, 0.759
xyY 0.631, 0.325, 5.51
CIE-LCH 28.141, 63.516, 36.372
CIE-LUV 28.141, 91.324, 18.387
Hunter-Lab 23.474, 40.267, 14.515
Binary 10001011, 00000000, 00001001

Color Schemes with #8b0009

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Alternatives to #8b0009

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#8b0009 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b0009

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b0009;}
.background {background-color:#8b0009;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b0009;}

Shades and Tints of #8b0009

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #020000 is the darkest color, while #ffedee is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b0009

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4b4041 is the less saturated color, while #8b0009 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b0009 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #2b2b2b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3e2224 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #544c21 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5f4800 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #900f00 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #683018 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6f2e03 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8e0a03 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population