#a6221a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a6221a is composed of 65.1% red, 13.3% green and 10.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 79.5% magenta, 84.3% yellow and 34.9% black. It has a hue angle of 3.4 degrees, a saturation of 72.9% and a lightness of 37.6%. #a6221a color hex could be obtained by blending #ff4434 with #4d0000. Closest websafe color is: #993333.

    • R 65
    • G 13
    • B 10
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 80
    • Y 84
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#a6221a color description : Dark red.

#a6221a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a6221a has RGB values of R:166, G:34, B:26 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.8, Y:0.84, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 10887706.

Hex triplet a6221a #a6221a
RGB Decimal 166, 34, 26 rgb(166,34,26)
RGB Percent 65.1, 13.3, 10.2 rgb(65.1%,13.3%,10.2%)
CMYK 0, 80, 84, 35
HSL 3.4°, 72.9, 37.6 hsl(3.4,72.9%,37.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 3.4°, 84.3, 65.1
Web Safe 993333 #993333
CIE-LAB 36.608, 52.083, 38.74
XYZ 16.485, 9.328, 1.91
xyY 0.595, 0.336, 9.328
CIE-LCH 36.608, 64.911, 36.642
CIE-LUV 36.608, 99.405, 23.535
Hunter-Lab 30.541, 42.902, 17.672
Binary 10100110, 00100010, 00011010

Color Schemes with #a6221a

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Alternatives to #a6221a

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#a6221a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a6221a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a6221a;}
.background {background-color:#a6221a;}
.border {border:1px solid #a6221a;}

Shades and Tints of #a6221a

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, #0d0302 is the darkest color, while #fefcfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a6221a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #645d5c is the less saturated color, while #bc0e04 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a6221a 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.

  • #494949 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5c4140 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #685e32 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #765a18 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #aa2c2d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7e4829 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #874519 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a92826 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population