#a22828 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a22828 is composed of 63.5% red, 15.7% green and 15.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 75.3% magenta, 75.3% yellow and 36.5% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 60.4% and a lightness of 39.6%. #a22828 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff5050 with #450000. Closest websafe color is: #993333.

    • R 64
    • G 16
    • B 16
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 75
    • Y 75
    • K 36
    CMYK color chart

#a22828 color description : Dark red.

#a22828 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a22828 has RGB values of R:162, G:40, B:40 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.75, Y:0.75, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 10627112.

Hex triplet a22828 #a22828
RGB Decimal 162, 40, 40 rgb(162,40,40)
RGB Percent 63.5, 15.7, 15.7 rgb(63.5%,15.7%,15.7%)
CMYK 0, 75, 75, 36
HSL 0°, 60.4, 39.6 hsl(0,60.4%,39.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 75.3, 63.5
Web Safe 993333 #993333
CIE-LAB 36.657, 49.352, 30.596
XYZ 16.043, 9.354, 2.968
xyY 0.566, 0.33, 9.354
CIE-LCH 36.657, 58.067, 31.797
CIE-LUV 36.657, 90.767, 19.58
Hunter-Lab 30.584, 40.108, 15.655
Binary 10100010, 00101000, 00101000

Color Schemes with #a22828

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Alternatives to #a22828

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#a22828 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a22828

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a22828;}
.background {background-color:#a22828;}
.border {border:1px solid #a22828;}

Shades and Tints of #a22828

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, #050101 is the darkest color, while #fcf4f4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a22828

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6c5e5e is the less saturated color, while #c90101 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a22828 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
  • #a63234 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7c4a37 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #854829 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a52e30 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population