#8b1513 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b1513 is composed of 54.5% red, 8.2% green and 7.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 84.9% magenta, 86.3% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 1 degrees, a saturation of 75.9% and a lightness of 31%. #8b1513 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff2a26 with #170000. Closest websafe color is: #990000.

    • R 55
    • G 8
    • B 7
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 85
    • Y 86
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b1513 color description : Dark red.

#8b1513 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b1513 has RGB values of R:139, G:21, B:19 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.85, Y:0.86, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9114899.

Hex triplet 8b1513 #8b1513
RGB Decimal 139, 21, 19 rgb(139,21,19)
RGB Percent 54.5, 8.2, 7.5 rgb(54.5%,8.2%,7.5%)
CMYK 0, 85, 86, 45
HSL 1°, 75.9, 31 hsl(1,75.9%,31%)
HSV (or HSB) 1°, 86.3, 54.5
Web Safe 990000 #990000
CIE-LAB 29.598, 47.369, 34.017
XYZ 11.034, 6.074, 1.207
xyY 0.602, 0.332, 6.074
CIE-LCH 29.598, 58.318, 35.683
CIE-LUV 29.598, 84.444, 18.668
Hunter-Lab 24.645, 36.787, 14.347
Binary 10001011, 00010101, 00010011

Color Schemes with #8b1513

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Alternatives to #8b1513

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#8b1513 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b1513

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b1513;}
.background {background-color:#8b1513;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b1513;}

Shades and Tints of #8b1513

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, #010000 is the darkest color, while #fdefef is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b1513

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #544a4a is the less saturated color, while #9d0301 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b1513 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.

  • #383838 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #493131 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #574f2a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #634b12 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #912020 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a3a22 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #713712 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8e1c1b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population