#8b0500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b0500 is composed of 54.5% red, 2% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 96.4% magenta, 100% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 2.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 27.3%. #8b0500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0a00 with #170000. Closest websafe color is: #990000.

    • R 55
    • G 2
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 96
    • Y 100
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b0500 color description : Dark red.

#8b0500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b0500 has RGB values of R:139, G:5, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.96, Y:1, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9110784.

Hex triplet 8b0500 #8b0500
RGB Decimal 139, 5, 0 rgb(139,5,0)
RGB Percent 54.5, 2, 0 rgb(54.5%,2%,0%)
CMYK 0, 96, 100, 45
HSL 2.2°, 100, 27.3 hsl(2.2,100%,27.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 2.2°, 100, 54.5
Web Safe 990000 #990000
CIE-LAB 28.377, 50.163, 41.528
XYZ 10.702, 5.599, 0.517
xyY 0.636, 0.333, 5.599
CIE-LCH 28.377, 65.122, 39.62
CIE-LUV 28.377, 91.115, 20.388
Hunter-Lab 23.662, 39.327, 15.267
Binary 10001011, 00000101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #8b0500

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Alternatives to #8b0500

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#8b0500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b0500

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#8b0500 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b0500;}
.background {background-color:#8b0500;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b0500;}

Shades and Tints of #8b0500

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 #ffeeed is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b0500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4b4140 is the less saturated color, while #8b0500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b0500 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
  • #3f2423 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #554c13 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5f4900 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #911009 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #69320c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6f3000 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8e0c05 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population