#8b253b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b253b is composed of 54.5% red, 14.5% green and 23.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 73.4% magenta, 57.6% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 347.1 degrees, a saturation of 58% and a lightness of 34.5%. #8b253b color hex could be obtained by blending #ff4a76 with #170000. Closest websafe color is: #993333.

    • R 55
    • G 15
    • B 23
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 73
    • Y 58
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b253b color description : Dark red.

#8b253b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b253b has RGB values of R:139, G:37, B:59 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.73, Y:0.58, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9119035.

Hex triplet 8b253b #8b253b
RGB Decimal 139, 37, 59 rgb(139,37,59)
RGB Percent 54.5, 14.5, 23.1 rgb(54.5%,14.5%,23.1%)
CMYK 0, 73, 58, 45
HSL 347.1°, 58, 34.5 hsl(347.1,58%,34.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 347.1°, 73.4, 54.5
Web Safe 993333 #993333
CIE-LAB 32.099, 44.196, 11.905
XYZ 12.099, 7.129, 4.876
xyY 0.502, 0.296, 7.129
CIE-LCH 32.099, 45.771, 15.076
CIE-LUV 32.099, 68.529, 4.877
Hunter-Lab 26.701, 34.158, 7.862
Binary 10001011, 00100101, 00111011

Color Schemes with #8b253b

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Alternatives to #8b253b

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#8b253b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b253b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b253b;}
.background {background-color:#8b253b;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b253b;}

Shades and Tints of #8b253b

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, #0f0406 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b253b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5c5456 is the less saturated color, while #ad0328 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b253b 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.

  • #464646 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #543f44 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #565454 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #63513e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #903336 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #69434b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #72413d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8e2e37 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population