#a90015 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a90015 is composed of 66.3% red, 0% green and 8.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 87.6% yellow and 33.7% black. It has a hue angle of 352.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 33.1%. #a90015 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff002a with #530000. Closest websafe color is: #990000.

    • R 66
    • G 0
    • B 8
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 88
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#a90015 color description : Dark red.

#a90015 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a90015 has RGB values of R:169, G:0, B:21 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.88, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 11075605.

Hex triplet a90015 #a90015
RGB Decimal 169, 0, 21 rgb(169,0,21)
RGB Percent 66.3, 0, 8.2 rgb(66.3%,0%,8.2%)
CMYK 0, 100, 88, 34
HSL 352.5°, 100, 33.1 hsl(352.5,100%,33.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 352.5°, 100, 66.3
Web Safe 990000 #990000
CIE-LAB 34.986, 59.148, 40.179
XYZ 16.498, 8.491, 1.48
xyY 0.623, 0.321, 8.491
CIE-LCH 34.986, 71.504, 34.188
CIE-LUV 34.986, 112.403, 21.357
Hunter-Lab 29.14, 50.068, 17.387
Binary 10101001, 00000000, 00010101

Color Schemes with #a90015

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Alternatives to #a90015

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#a90015 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a90015

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a90015;}
.background {background-color:#a90015;}
.border {border:1px solid #a90015;}

Shades and Tints of #a90015

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, #0c0002 is the darkest color, while #fff7f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a90015

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5b4e50 is the less saturated color, while #a90015 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a90015 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
  • #4c2a2f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #645b30 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #72560a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ac1200 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7d3a26 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #86370e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ab0b07 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population