#8b1501 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b1501 is composed of 54.5% red, 8.2% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 84.9% magenta, 99.3% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 8.7 degrees, a saturation of 98.6% and a lightness of 27.5%. #8b1501 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff2a02 with #170000. Closest websafe color is: #990000.

    • R 55
    • G 8
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 85
    • Y 99
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b1501 color description : Dark red.

#8b1501 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b1501 has RGB values of R:139, G:21, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.85, Y:0.99, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9114881.

Hex triplet 8b1501 #8b1501
RGB Decimal 139, 21, 1 rgb(139,21,1)
RGB Percent 54.5, 8.2, 0.4 rgb(54.5%,8.2%,0.4%)
CMYK 0, 85, 99, 45
HSL 8.7°, 98.6, 27.5 hsl(8.7,98.6%,27.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 8.7°, 99.3, 54.5
Web Safe 990000 #990000
CIE-LAB 29.485, 47.026, 42.006
XYZ 10.922, 6.029, 0.617
xyY 0.622, 0.343, 6.029
CIE-LCH 29.485, 63.055, 41.773
CIE-LUV 29.485, 86.418, 22.003
Hunter-Lab 24.554, 36.429, 15.697
Binary 10001011, 00010101, 00000001

Color Schemes with #8b1501

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Alternatives to #8b1501

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#8b1501 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b1501

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b1501;}
.background {background-color:#8b1501;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b1501;}

Shades and Tints of #8b1501

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, #030000 is the darkest color, while #fff1ee is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b1501

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4a4342 is the less saturated color, while #8b1501 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b1501 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.

  • #363636 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #472f2b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #584f14 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #624b00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #911f1f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a3a0d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #713700 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8f1b14 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population