#ae0017 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ae0017 is composed of 68.2% red, 0% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 86.8% yellow and 31.8% black. It has a hue angle of 352.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 34.1%. #ae0017 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff002e with #5d0000. Closest websafe color is: #990000.

    • R 68
    • G 0
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 87
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#ae0017 color description : Dark red.

#ae0017 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ae0017 has RGB values of R:174, G:0, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.87, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 11403287.

Hex triplet ae0017 #ae0017
RGB Decimal 174, 0, 23 rgb(174,0,23)
RGB Percent 68.2, 0, 9 rgb(68.2%,0%,9%)
CMYK 0, 100, 87, 32
HSL 352.1°, 100, 34.1 hsl(352.1,100%,34.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 352.1°, 100, 68.2
Web Safe 990000 #990000
CIE-LAB 36.105, 60.458, 40.518
XYZ 17.611, 9.063, 1.633
xyY 0.622, 0.32, 9.063
CIE-LCH 36.105, 72.78, 33.829
CIE-LUV 36.105, 115.812, 21.793
Hunter-Lab 30.105, 51.739, 17.858
Binary 10101110, 00000000, 00010111

Color Schemes with #ae0017

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Alternatives to #ae0017

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#ae0017 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ae0017

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#ae0017 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ae0017;}
.background {background-color:#ae0017;}
.border {border:1px solid #ae0017;}

Shades and Tints of #ae0017

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, #110002 is the darkest color, while #fffcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ae0017

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5e5052 is the less saturated color, while #ae0017 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ae0017 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.

  • #373737 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4f2c31 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #675d33 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #75590e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b11200 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #803b28 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #893811 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b00c08 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population