#8c0017 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8c0017 is composed of 54.9% red, 0% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 83.6% yellow and 45.1% black. It has a hue angle of 350.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 27.5%. #8c0017 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff002e with #190000. Closest websafe color is: #990000.

    • R 55
    • G 0
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 84
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8c0017 color description : Dark red.

#8c0017 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8c0017 has RGB values of R:140, G:0, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.84, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9175063.

Hex triplet 8c0017 #8c0017
RGB Decimal 140, 0, 23 rgb(140,0,23)
RGB Percent 54.9, 0, 9 rgb(54.9%,0%,9%)
CMYK 0, 100, 84, 45
HSL 350.1°, 100, 27.5 hsl(350.1,100%,27.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 350.1°, 100, 54.9
Web Safe 990000 #990000
CIE-LAB 28.482, 51.71, 30.733
XYZ 10.97, 5.639, 1.321
xyY 0.612, 0.314, 5.639
CIE-LCH 28.482, 60.154, 30.724
CIE-LUV 28.482, 90.017, 15.411
Hunter-Lab 23.746, 40.91, 13.323
Binary 10001100, 00000000, 00010111

Color Schemes with #8c0017

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Alternatives to #8c0017

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#8c0017 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8c0017

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8c0017;}
.background {background-color:#8c0017;}
.border {border:1px solid #8c0017;}

Shades and Tints of #8c0017

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, #030000 is the darkest color, while #ffeef1 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8c0017

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4b4142 is the less saturated color, while #8c0017 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8c0017 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.

  • #2c2c2c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3f2328 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #534c31 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5f4917 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #910f06 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #683027 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6f2e17 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8f0a0c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population