#8b2825 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b2825 is composed of 54.5% red, 15.7% green and 14.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 71.2% magenta, 73.4% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 1.8 degrees, a saturation of 58% and a lightness of 34.5%. #8b2825 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff504a with #170000. Closest websafe color is: #993333.

    • R 55
    • G 16
    • B 15
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 71
    • Y 73
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b2825 color description : Dark red.

#8b2825 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b2825 has RGB values of R:139, G:40, B:37 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.71, Y:0.73, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9119781.

Hex triplet 8b2825 #8b2825
RGB Decimal 139, 40, 37 rgb(139,40,37)
RGB Percent 54.5, 15.7, 14.5 rgb(54.5%,15.7%,14.5%)
CMYK 0, 71, 73, 45
HSL 1.8°, 58, 34.5 hsl(1.8,58%,34.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 1.8°, 73.4, 54.5
Web Safe 993333 #993333
CIE-LAB 32.127, 41.57, 26.054
XYZ 11.741, 7.141, 2.51
xyY 0.549, 0.334, 7.141
CIE-LCH 32.127, 49.06, 32.077
CIE-LUV 32.127, 72.554, 16.781
Hunter-Lab 26.723, 31.656, 13.137
Binary 10001011, 00101000, 00100101

Color Schemes with #8b2825

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Alternatives to #8b2825

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#8b2825 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b2825

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b2825;}
.background {background-color:#8b2825;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b2825;}

Shades and Tints of #8b2825

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, #0f0404 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b2825

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5c5554 is the less saturated color, while #ad0803 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b2825 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
  • #533f3f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5b543b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #685129 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #913234 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c4433 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #744227 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8e2e2f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population