#a9170b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a9170b is composed of 66.3% red, 9% green and 4.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 86.4% magenta, 93.5% yellow and 33.7% black. It has a hue angle of 4.6 degrees, a saturation of 87.8% and a lightness of 35.3%. #a9170b color hex could be obtained by blending #ff2e16 with #530000. Closest websafe color is: #990000.

    • R 66
    • G 9
    • B 4
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 86
    • Y 93
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#a9170b color description : Dark red.

#a9170b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a9170b has RGB values of R:169, G:23, B:11 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.86, Y:0.93, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 11081483.

Hex triplet a9170b #a9170b
RGB Decimal 169, 23, 11 rgb(169,23,11)
RGB Percent 66.3, 9, 4.3 rgb(66.3%,9%,4.3%)
CMYK 0, 86, 93, 34
HSL 4.6°, 87.8, 35.3 hsl(4.6,87.8%,35.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 4.6°, 93.5, 66.3
Web Safe 990000 #990000
CIE-LAB 36.127, 55.529, 45.524
XYZ 16.73, 9.074, 1.187
xyY 0.62, 0.336, 9.074
CIE-LCH 36.127, 71.805, 39.346
CIE-LUV 36.127, 108.03, 25.277
Hunter-Lab 30.123, 46.42, 18.75
Binary 10101001, 00010111, 00001011

Color Schemes with #a9170b

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#a9170b Preview

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Shades and Tints of #a9170b

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, #030000 is the darkest color, while #fef1f0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a9170b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d5857 is the less saturated color, while #b01104 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a9170b 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.

  • #414141 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #563936 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #685d24 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #755900 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ad2220 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7f441b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #884104 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ab1e18 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population