#8b252a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b252a is composed of 54.5% red, 14.5% green and 16.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 73.4% magenta, 69.8% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 357.1 degrees, a saturation of 58% and a lightness of 34.5%. #8b252a color hex could be obtained by blending #ff4a54 with #170000. Closest websafe color is: #993333.

    • R 55
    • G 15
    • B 16
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 73
    • Y 70
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b252a color description : Dark red.

#8b252a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b252a has RGB values of R:139, G:37, B:42 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.73, Y:0.7, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9119018.

Hex triplet 8b252a #8b252a
RGB Decimal 139, 37, 42 rgb(139,37,42)
RGB Percent 54.5, 14.5, 16.5 rgb(54.5%,14.5%,16.5%)
CMYK 0, 73, 70, 45
HSL 357.1°, 58, 34.5 hsl(357.1,58%,34.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 357.1°, 73.4, 54.5
Web Safe 993333 #993333
CIE-LAB 31.763, 43.045, 22.483
XYZ 11.727, 6.981, 2.92
xyY 0.542, 0.323, 6.981
CIE-LCH 31.763, 48.563, 27.579
CIE-LUV 31.763, 73.023, 13.823
Hunter-Lab 26.421, 32.995, 11.941
Binary 10001011, 00100101, 00101010

Color Schemes with #8b252a

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Alternatives to #8b252a

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#8b252a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b252a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b252a;}
.background {background-color:#8b252a;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b252a;}

Shades and Tints of #8b252a

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, #0f0405 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b252a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5c5455 is the less saturated color, while #ad030b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b252a 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.

  • #444444 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #523e3f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #595341 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #66502e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #903032 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b4239 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #73402c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8e2c2f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population