#ae291b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ae291b is composed of 68.2% red, 16.1% green and 10.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 76.4% magenta, 84.5% yellow and 31.8% black. It has a hue angle of 5.7 degrees, a saturation of 73.1% and a lightness of 39.4%. #ae291b color hex could be obtained by blending #ff5236 with #5d0000. Closest websafe color is: #993333.

    • R 68
    • G 16
    • B 11
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    • C 0
    • M 76
    • Y 84
    • K 32
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#ae291b color description : Dark red.

#ae291b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ae291b has RGB values of R:174, G:41, B:27 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.76, Y:0.84, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 11413787.

Hex triplet ae291b #ae291b
RGB Decimal 174, 41, 27 rgb(174,41,27)
RGB Percent 68.2, 16.1, 10.6 rgb(68.2%,16.1%,10.6%)
CMYK 0, 76, 84, 32
HSL 5.7°, 73.1, 39.4 hsl(5.7,73.1%,39.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 5.7°, 84.5, 68.2
Web Safe 993333 #993333
CIE-LAB 39.012, 52.37, 41.007
XYZ 18.447, 10.666, 2.124
xyY 0.591, 0.341, 10.666
CIE-LCH 39.012, 66.515, 38.062
CIE-LUV 39.012, 102.157, 25.907
Hunter-Lab 32.659, 43.673, 19.005
Binary 10101110, 00101001, 00011011

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#ae291b Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #ae291b

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, #040101 is the darkest color, while #fdf3f2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ae291b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686161 is the less saturated color, while #c51604 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ae291b 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.

  • #4f4f4f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #624745 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e6433 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7d5f18 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b23234 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #854e2a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8e4b19 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b02f2a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population