#8b0016 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b0016 is composed of 54.5% red, 0% green and 8.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 84.2% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 350.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 27.3%. #8b0016 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff002c with #170000. Closest websafe color is: #990000.

    • R 55
    • G 0
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 84
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b0016 color description : Dark red.

#8b0016 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b0016 has RGB values of R:139, G:0, B:22 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.84, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9109526.

Hex triplet 8b0016 #8b0016
RGB Decimal 139, 0, 22 rgb(139,0,22)
RGB Percent 54.5, 0, 8.6 rgb(54.5%,0%,8.6%)
CMYK 0, 100, 84, 45
HSL 350.5°, 100, 27.3 hsl(350.5,100%,27.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 350.5°, 100, 54.5
Web Safe 990000 #990000
CIE-LAB 28.243, 51.42, 31.023
XYZ 10.793, 5.548, 1.262
xyY 0.613, 0.315, 5.548
CIE-LCH 28.243, 60.054, 31.104
CIE-LUV 28.243, 89.43, 15.506
Hunter-Lab 23.555, 40.568, 13.313
Binary 10001011, 00000000, 00010110

Color Schemes with #8b0016

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Alternatives to #8b0016

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#8b0016 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b0016

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b0016;}
.background {background-color:#8b0016;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b0016;}

Shades and Tints of #8b0016

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 #ffedf0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b0016

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4b4042 is the less saturated color, while #8b0016 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b0016 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.

  • #2c2c2c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3f2328 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #534c30 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5f4816 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #900f05 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #673026 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6f2e16 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8e090b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population