#8e0000 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e0000 is composed of 55.7% red, 0% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 100% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 27.8%. #8e0000 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0000 with #1d0000. Closest websafe color is: #990000.

    • R 56
    • G 0
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 100
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#8e0000 color description : Dark red.

#8e0000 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e0000 has RGB values of R:142, G:0, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:1, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 9306112.

Hex triplet 8e0000 #8e0000
RGB Decimal 142, 0, 0 rgb(142,0,0)
RGB Percent 55.7, 0, 0 rgb(55.7%,0%,0%)
CMYK 0, 100, 100, 44
HSL 0°, 100, 27.8 hsl(0,100%,27.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 100, 55.7
Web Safe 990000 #990000
CIE-LAB 28.779, 51.797, 42.139
XYZ 11.156, 5.752, 0.523
xyY 0.64, 0.33, 5.752
CIE-LCH 28.779, 66.773, 39.13
CIE-LUV 28.779, 94.603, 20.409
Hunter-Lab 23.984, 41.056, 15.496
Binary 10001110, 00000000, 00000000

Color Schemes with #8e0000

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Alternatives to #8e0000

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#8e0000 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e0000

This text has a font color of #8e0000.

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#8e0000 background color

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#8e0000 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e0000;}
.background {background-color:#8e0000;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e0000;}

Shades and Tints of #8e0000

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, #050000 is the darkest color, while #fff0f0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e0000

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4c4242 is the less saturated color, while #8e0000 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e0000 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.

  • #2a2a2a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3e2222 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #564d14 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #604900 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #921000 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a310d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #712f00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #910a00 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population