#ad0000 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ad0000 is composed of 67.8% red, 0% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 100% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 33.9%. #ad0000 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0000 with #5b0000. Closest websafe color is: #990000.

    • R 68
    • G 0
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 100
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#ad0000 color description : Dark red.

#ad0000 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ad0000 has RGB values of R:173, G:0, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:1, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 11337728.

Hex triplet ad0000 #ad0000
RGB Decimal 173, 0, 0 rgb(173,0,0)
RGB Percent 67.8, 0, 0 rgb(67.8%,0%,0%)
CMYK 0, 100, 100, 32
HSL 0°, 100, 33.9 hsl(0,100%,33.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 100, 67.8
Web Safe 990000 #990000
CIE-LAB 35.765, 59.878, 50.108
XYZ 17.235, 8.887, 0.808
xyY 0.64, 0.33, 8.887
CIE-LCH 35.765, 78.078, 39.924
CIE-LUV 35.765, 117.568, 25.363
Hunter-Lab 29.81, 51.03, 19.26
Binary 10101101, 00000000, 00000000

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Alternatives to #ad0000

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#ad0000 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ad0000

This text has a font color of #ad0000.

<span style="color:#ad0000;">Text here</span>
#ad0000 background color

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#ad0000 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ad0000;}
.background {background-color:#ad0000;}
.border {border:1px solid #ad0000;}

Shades and Tints of #ad0000

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, #100000 is the darkest color, while #fffbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ad0000

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d5050 is the less saturated color, while #ad0000 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ad0000 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.

  • #343434 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4c2a2a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #685d18 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #745800 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b01300 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #813b0f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #883800 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ae0c00 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population