#8b252d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b252d is composed of 54.5% red, 14.5% green and 17.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 73.4% magenta, 67.6% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 355.3 degrees, a saturation of 58% and a lightness of 34.5%. #8b252d color hex could be obtained by blending #ff4a5a with #170000. Closest websafe color is: #993333.

    • R 55
    • G 15
    • B 18
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 73
    • Y 68
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b252d color description : Dark red.

#8b252d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b252d has RGB values of R:139, G:37, B:45 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.73, Y:0.68, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9119021.

Hex triplet 8b252d #8b252d
RGB Decimal 139, 37, 45 rgb(139,37,45)
RGB Percent 54.5, 14.5, 17.6 rgb(54.5%,14.5%,17.6%)
CMYK 0, 73, 68, 45
HSL 355.3°, 58, 34.5 hsl(355.3,58%,34.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 355.3°, 73.4, 54.5
Web Safe 993333 #993333
CIE-LAB 31.813, 43.22, 20.629
XYZ 11.783, 7.003, 3.214
xyY 0.536, 0.318, 7.003
CIE-LCH 31.813, 47.891, 25.515
CIE-LUV 31.813, 72.312, 12.416
Hunter-Lab 26.463, 33.17, 11.324
Binary 10001011, 00100101, 00101101

Color Schemes with #8b252d

Complementary Color
Analogous Color
Split Complementary Color
Triadic Color
Tetradic Color
Monochromatic Color

Alternatives to #8b252d

Below, you can see some colors close to #8b252d. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

Similar Colors

#8b252d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b252d

This text has a font color of #8b252d.

<span style="color:#8b252d;">Text here</span>
#8b252d background color

This paragraph has a background color of #8b252d.

<p style="background-color:#8b252d;">Content here</p>
#8b252d border color

This element has a border color of #8b252d.

<div style="border:1px solid #8b252d;">Content here</div>
CSS codes
.text {color:#8b252d;}
.background {background-color:#8b252d;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b252d;}

Shades and Tints of #8b252d

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.

Shade Color Variation
Tint Color Variation

Tones of #8b252d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5c5455 is the less saturated color, while #ad0310 is the most saturated one.

Tone Color Variation

Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b252d 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
  • #595444 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #655031 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #903133 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b423c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #73402f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8e2c31 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population