#a12828 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a12828 is composed of 63.1% red, 15.7% green and 15.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 75.2% magenta, 75.2% yellow and 36.9% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 60.2% and a lightness of 39.4%. #a12828 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff5050 with #430000. Closest websafe color is: #993333.

    • R 63
    • G 16
    • B 16
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 75
    • Y 75
    • K 37
    CMYK color chart

#a12828 color description : Dark red.

#a12828 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a12828 has RGB values of R:161, G:40, B:40 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.75, Y:0.75, K:0.37. Its decimal value is 10561576.

Hex triplet a12828 #a12828
RGB Decimal 161, 40, 40 rgb(161,40,40)
RGB Percent 63.1, 15.7, 15.7 rgb(63.1%,15.7%,15.7%)
CMYK 0, 75, 75, 37
HSL 0°, 60.2, 39.4 hsl(0,60.2%,39.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 75.2, 63.1
Web Safe 993333 #993333
CIE-LAB 36.461, 49.033, 30.322
XYZ 15.84, 9.25, 2.959
xyY 0.565, 0.33, 9.25
CIE-LCH 36.461, 57.651, 31.733
CIE-LUV 36.461, 89.956, 19.405
Hunter-Lab 30.413, 39.746, 15.522
Binary 10100001, 00101000, 00101000

Color Schemes with #a12828

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Alternatives to #a12828

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#a12828 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a12828

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a12828;}
.background {background-color:#a12828;}
.border {border:1px solid #a12828;}

Shades and Tints of #a12828

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, #040101 is the darkest color, while #fcf3f3 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a12828

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b5e5e is the less saturated color, while #c80101 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a12828 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.

  • #4c4c4c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5d4545 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #665e40 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #745a2a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a53234 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7b4a37 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #844729 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a42e30 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population