#b3173e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b3173e is composed of 70.2% red, 9% green and 24.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 87.2% magenta, 65.4% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 345 degrees, a saturation of 77.2% and a lightness of 39.6%. #b3173e color hex could be obtained by blending #ff2e7c with #670000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0033.

    • R 70
    • G 9
    • B 24
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 87
    • Y 65
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#b3173e color description : Strong red.

#b3173e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b3173e has RGB values of R:179, G:23, B:62 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.87, Y:0.65, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 11736894.

Hex triplet b3173e #b3173e
RGB Decimal 179, 23, 62 rgb(179,23,62)
RGB Percent 70.2, 9, 24.3 rgb(70.2%,9%,24.3%)
CMYK 0, 87, 65, 30
HSL 345°, 77.2, 39.6 hsl(345,77.2%,39.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 345°, 87.2, 70.2
Web Safe cc0033 #cc0033
CIE-LAB 38.806, 60.003, 20.329
XYZ 19.767, 10.547, 5.552
xyY 0.551, 0.294, 10.547
CIE-LCH 38.806, 63.353, 18.717
CIE-LUV 38.806, 105.146, 9.774
Hunter-Lab 32.476, 51.816, 12.597
Binary 10110011, 00010111, 00111110

Color Schemes with #b3173e

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Alternatives to #b3173e

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#b3173e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b3173e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b3173e;}
.background {background-color:#b3173e;}
.border {border:1px solid #b3173e;}

Shades and Tints of #b3173e

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, #050102 is the darkest color, while #fdf3f5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b3173e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656565 is the less saturated color, while #c30736 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b3173e 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.

  • #4a4a4a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5f4048 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #66635e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #785f3e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b52a2b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #824752 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8d453e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b42331 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population