#a90042 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a90042 is composed of 66.3% red, 0% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 60.9% yellow and 33.7% black. It has a hue angle of 336.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 33.1%. #a90042 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0084 with #530000. Closest websafe color is: #990033.

    • R 66
    • G 0
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 61
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#a90042 color description : Dark pink.

#a90042 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a90042 has RGB values of R:169, G:0, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.61, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 11075650.

Hex triplet a90042 #a90042
RGB Decimal 169, 0, 66 rgb(169,0,66)
RGB Percent 66.3, 0, 25.9 rgb(66.3%,0%,25.9%)
CMYK 0, 100, 61, 34
HSL 336.6°, 100, 33.1 hsl(336.6,100%,33.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 336.6°, 100, 66.3
Web Safe 990033 #990033
CIE-LAB 35.656, 60.958, 13.187
XYZ 17.346, 8.831, 5.945
xyY 0.54, 0.275, 8.831
CIE-LCH 35.656, 62.369, 12.207
CIE-LUV 35.656, 100.148, 2.663
Hunter-Lab 29.716, 52.193, 8.94
Binary 10101001, 00000000, 01000010

Color Schemes with #a90042

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Alternatives to #a90042

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#a90042 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a90042

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a90042;}
.background {background-color:#a90042;}
.border {border:1px solid #a90042;}

Shades and Tints of #a90042

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, #0c0005 is the darkest color, while #fff7fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a90042

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5b4e53 is the less saturated color, while #a90042 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a90042 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.

  • #3a3a3a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #502e3c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5b5c66 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6d5942 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ab201f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #773a59 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #833842 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #aa142c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population