#ae172f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ae172f is composed of 68.2% red, 9% green and 18.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 86.8% magenta, 73% yellow and 31.8% black. It has a hue angle of 350.5 degrees, a saturation of 76.6% and a lightness of 38.6%. #ae172f color hex could be obtained by blending #ff2e5e with #5d0000. Closest websafe color is: #990033.

    • R 68
    • G 9
    • B 18
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 87
    • Y 73
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#ae172f color description : Dark red.

#ae172f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ae172f has RGB values of R:174, G:23, B:47 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.87, Y:0.73, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 11409199.

Hex triplet ae172f #ae172f
RGB Decimal 174, 23, 47 rgb(174,23,47)
RGB Percent 68.2, 9, 18.4 rgb(68.2%,9%,18.4%)
CMYK 0, 87, 73, 32
HSL 350.5°, 76.6, 38.6 hsl(350.5,76.6%,38.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 350.5°, 86.8, 68.2
Web Safe 990033 #990033
CIE-LAB 37.516, 57.921, 27.945
XYZ 18.276, 9.819, 3.622
xyY 0.576, 0.31, 9.819
CIE-LCH 37.516, 64.31, 25.756
CIE-LUV 37.516, 105.596, 15.877
Hunter-Lab 31.335, 49.271, 15.081
Binary 10101110, 00010111, 00101111

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Alternatives to #ae172f

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#ae172f Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #ae172f

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, #010000 is the darkest color, while #fdeef1 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ae172f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a5b5e is the less saturated color, while #c5001f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ae172f 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.

  • #474747 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5c3d42 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #67604c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #765c2f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b12727 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #804541 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8a432f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b02129 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population