#b23c2c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b23c2c is composed of 69.8% red, 23.5% green and 17.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 66.3% magenta, 75.3% yellow and 30.2% black. It has a hue angle of 7.2 degrees, a saturation of 60.4% and a lightness of 43.5%. #b23c2c color hex could be obtained by blending #ff7858 with #650000. Closest websafe color is: #993333.

    • R 70
    • G 24
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 66
    • Y 75
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#b23c2c color description : Dark red.

#b23c2c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b23c2c has RGB values of R:178, G:60, B:44 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.66, Y:0.75, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 11680812.

Hex triplet b23c2c #b23c2c
RGB Decimal 178, 60, 44 rgb(178,60,44)
RGB Percent 69.8, 23.5, 17.3 rgb(69.8%,23.5%,17.3%)
CMYK 0, 66, 75, 30
HSL 7.2°, 60.4, 43.5 hsl(7.2,60.4%,43.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 7.2°, 75.3, 69.8
Web Safe 993333 #993333
CIE-LAB 42.583, 47.005, 35.686
XYZ 20.431, 12.881, 3.793
xyY 0.551, 0.347, 12.881
CIE-LCH 42.583, 59.017, 37.205
CIE-LUV 42.583, 91.534, 25.932
Hunter-Lab 35.89, 38.81, 18.857
Binary 10110010, 00111100, 00101100

Color Schemes with #b23c2c

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Alternatives to #b23c2c

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#b23c2c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b23c2c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b23c2c;}
.background {background-color:#b23c2c;}
.border {border:1px solid #b23c2c;}

Shades and Tints of #b23c2c

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, #050201 is the darkest color, while #fcf5f4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b23c2c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #766968 is the less saturated color, while #dd1c01 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b23c2c 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.

  • #5d5d5d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6e5653 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #766c42 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #85672e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b64347 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c5a3a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #95572d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b4413d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population