#b30228 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b30228 is composed of 70.2% red, 0.8% green and 15.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 98.9% magenta, 77.7% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 347.1 degrees, a saturation of 97.8% and a lightness of 35.5%. #b30228 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0450 with #670000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0033.

    • R 70
    • G 1
    • B 16
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 99
    • Y 78
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#b30228 color description : Strong red.

#b30228 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b30228 has RGB values of R:179, G:2, B:40 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.99, Y:0.78, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 11731496.

Hex triplet b30228 #b30228
RGB Decimal 179, 2, 40 rgb(179,2,40)
RGB Percent 70.2, 0.8, 15.7 rgb(70.2%,0.8%,15.7%)
CMYK 0, 99, 78, 30
HSL 347.1°, 97.8, 35.5 hsl(347.1,97.8%,35.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 347.1°, 98.9, 70.2
Web Safe cc0033 #cc0033
CIE-LAB 37.45, 61.947, 32.458
XYZ 18.996, 9.783, 2.895
xyY 0.6, 0.309, 9.783
CIE-LCH 37.45, 69.935, 27.653
CIE-LUV 37.45, 115.767, 17.74
Hunter-Lab 31.277, 53.675, 16.406
Binary 10110011, 00000010, 00101000

Color Schemes with #b30228

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Alternatives to #b30228

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#b30228 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b30228

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b30228;}
.background {background-color:#b30228;}
.border {border:1px solid #b30228;}

Shades and Tints of #b30228

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, #040001 is the darkest color, while #fff0f3 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b30228

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5f5658 is the less saturated color, while #b30228 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b30228 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.

  • #3b3b3b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #533037 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #676047 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #775c27 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b61812 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #833e3b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8d3b27 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b5101a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population