#a50020 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a50020 is composed of 64.7% red, 0% green and 12.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 80.6% yellow and 35.3% black. It has a hue angle of 348.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 32.4%. #a50020 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0040 with #4b0000. Closest websafe color is: #990033.

    • R 65
    • G 0
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 81
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#a50020 color description : Dark red.

#a50020 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a50020 has RGB values of R:165, G:0, B:32 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.81, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 10813472.

Hex triplet a50020 #a50020
RGB Decimal 165, 0, 32 rgb(165,0,32)
RGB Percent 64.7, 0, 12.5 rgb(64.7%,0%,12.5%)
CMYK 0, 100, 81, 35
HSL 348.4°, 100, 32.4 hsl(348.4,100%,32.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 348.4°, 100, 64.7
Web Safe 990033 #990033
CIE-LAB 34.202, 58.41, 32.918
XYZ 15.779, 8.106, 2.1
xyY 0.607, 0.312, 8.106
CIE-LCH 34.202, 67.047, 29.405
CIE-LUV 34.202, 107.367, 17.542
Hunter-Lab 28.471, 49.103, 15.556
Binary 10100101, 00000000, 00100000

Color Schemes with #a50020

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Alternatives to #a50020

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#a50020 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a50020

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a50020;}
.background {background-color:#a50020;}
.border {border:1px solid #a50020;}

Shades and Tints of #a50020

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, #080002 is the darkest color, while #fff3f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a50020

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #594c4f is the less saturated color, while #a50020 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a50020 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.

  • #353535 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b2a31 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #60593d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6f551f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a9130b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #793832 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #82361f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a70c12 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population