#b22b00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b22b00 is composed of 69.8% red, 16.9% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 75.8% magenta, 100% yellow and 30.2% black. It has a hue angle of 14.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 34.9%. #b22b00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff5600 with #650000. Closest websafe color is: #993300.

    • R 70
    • G 17
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 76
    • Y 100
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#b22b00 color description : Dark red.

#b22b00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b22b00 has RGB values of R:178, G:43, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.76, Y:1, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 11676416.

Hex triplet b22b00 #b22b00
RGB Decimal 178, 43, 0 rgb(178,43,0)
RGB Percent 69.8, 16.9, 0 rgb(69.8%,16.9%,0%)
CMYK 0, 76, 100, 30
HSL 14.5°, 100, 34.9 hsl(14.5,100%,34.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 14.5°, 100, 69.8
Web Safe 993300 #993300
CIE-LAB 39.907, 52.524, 52.528
XYZ 19.225, 11.195, 1.149
xyY 0.609, 0.355, 11.195
CIE-LCH 39.907, 74.283, 45.002
CIE-LUV 39.907, 106.678, 31.281
Hunter-Lab 33.459, 44.009, 21.386
Binary 10110010, 00101011, 00000000

Color Schemes with #b22b00

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Alternatives to #b22b00

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#b22b00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b22b00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b22b00;}
.background {background-color:#b22b00;}
.border {border:1px solid #b22b00;}

Shades and Tints of #b22b00

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 #fff1ed is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b22b00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #605552 is the less saturated color, while #b22b00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b22b00 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.

  • #4e4e4e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #62473e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #726616 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7f6100 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b63234 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #89500e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #924d00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b42f21 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population