#8b1b00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b1b00 is composed of 54.5% red, 10.6% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 80.6% magenta, 100% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 11.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 27.3%. #8b1b00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff3600 with #170000. Closest websafe color is: #993300.

    • R 55
    • G 11
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 81
    • Y 100
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b1b00 color description : Dark red.

#8b1b00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b1b00 has RGB values of R:139, G:27, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.81, Y:1, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9116416.

Hex triplet 8b1b00 #8b1b00
RGB Decimal 139, 27, 0 rgb(139,27,0)
RGB Percent 54.5, 10.6, 0 rgb(54.5%,10.6%,0%)
CMYK 0, 81, 100, 45
HSL 11.7°, 100, 27.3 hsl(11.7,100%,27.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 11.7°, 100, 54.5
Web Safe 993300 #993300
CIE-LAB 30.094, 45.276, 42.878
XYZ 11.04, 6.274, 0.63
xyY 0.615, 0.35, 6.274
CIE-LCH 30.094, 62.358, 43.442
CIE-LUV 30.094, 83.998, 23.157
Hunter-Lab 25.048, 34.838, 16.043
Binary 10001011, 00011011, 00000000

Color Schemes with #8b1b00

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Alternatives to #8b1b00

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#8b1b00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b1b00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b1b00;}
.background {background-color:#8b1b00;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b1b00;}

Shades and Tints of #8b1b00

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 #fff1ed is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b1b00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4b4240 is the less saturated color, while #8b1b00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b1b00 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.

  • #393939 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #49332e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a5012 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #644c00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #912425 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b3d0b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #723a00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8f2117 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population