#8c0301 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8c0301 is composed of 54.9% red, 1.2% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 97.9% magenta, 99.3% yellow and 45.1% black. It has a hue angle of 0.9 degrees, a saturation of 98.6% and a lightness of 27.6%. #8c0301 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0602 with #190000. Closest websafe color is: #990000.

    • R 55
    • G 1
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 98
    • Y 99
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8c0301 color description : Dark red.

#8c0301 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8c0301 has RGB values of R:140, G:3, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.98, Y:0.99, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9175809.

Hex triplet 8c0301 #8c0301
RGB Decimal 140, 3, 1 rgb(140,3,1)
RGB Percent 54.9, 1.2, 0.4 rgb(54.9%,1.2%,0.4%)
CMYK 0, 98, 99, 45
HSL 0.9°, 98.6, 27.6 hsl(0.9,98.6%,27.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 0.9°, 99.3, 54.9
Web Safe 990000 #990000
CIE-LAB 28.497, 50.783, 41.312
XYZ 10.854, 5.644, 0.547
xyY 0.637, 0.331, 5.644
CIE-LCH 28.497, 65.465, 39.129
CIE-LUV 28.497, 92.25, 20.192
Hunter-Lab 23.758, 39.974, 15.266
Binary 10001100, 00000011, 00000001

Color Schemes with #8c0301

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Alternatives to #8c0301

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#8c0301 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8c0301

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8c0301;}
.background {background-color:#8c0301;}
.border {border:1px solid #8c0301;}

Shades and Tints of #8c0301

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, #040000 is the darkest color, while #ffefef is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8c0301

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4b4242 is the less saturated color, while #8c0301 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8c0301 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
  • #3f2423 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #564d16 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #604900 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #910f00 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #69320e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #702f00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8f0a00 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population