#8b2823 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b2823 is composed of 54.5% red, 15.7% green and 13.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 71.2% magenta, 74.8% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 2.9 degrees, a saturation of 59.8% and a lightness of 34.1%. #8b2823 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff5046 with #170000. Closest websafe color is: #993333.

    • R 55
    • G 16
    • B 14
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 71
    • Y 75
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b2823 color description : Dark red.

#8b2823 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b2823 has RGB values of R:139, G:40, B:35 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.71, Y:0.75, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9119779.

Hex triplet 8b2823 #8b2823
RGB Decimal 139, 40, 35 rgb(139,40,35)
RGB Percent 54.5, 15.7, 13.7 rgb(54.5%,15.7%,13.7%)
CMYK 0, 71, 75, 45
HSL 2.9°, 59.8, 34.1 hsl(2.9,59.8%,34.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 2.9°, 74.8, 54.5
Web Safe 993333 #993333
CIE-LAB 32.099, 41.472, 27.25
XYZ 11.71, 7.129, 2.349
xyY 0.553, 0.336, 7.129
CIE-LCH 32.099, 49.623, 33.307
CIE-LUV 32.099, 72.945, 17.577
Hunter-Lab 26.701, 31.559, 13.473
Binary 10001011, 00101000, 00100011

Color Schemes with #8b2823

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Alternatives to #8b2823

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#8b2823 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b2823

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b2823;}
.background {background-color:#8b2823;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b2823;}

Shades and Tints of #8b2823

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, #0e0403 is the darkest color, while #fefdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b2823

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5c5252 is the less saturated color, while #ac0a02 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b2823 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.

  • #454545 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #533f3e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5b5439 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #685127 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #913234 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d4431 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #744225 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8f2e2e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population