#b40008 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b40008 is composed of 70.6% red, 0% green and 3.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 95.6% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 357.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 35.3%. #b40008 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0010 with #690000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 71
    • G 0
    • B 3
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 96
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b40008 color description : Strong red.

#b40008 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b40008 has RGB values of R:180, G:0, B:8 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.96, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11796488.

Hex triplet b40008 #b40008
RGB Decimal 180, 0, 8 rgb(180,0,8)
RGB Percent 70.6, 0, 3.1 rgb(70.6%,0%,3.1%)
CMYK 0, 100, 96, 29
HSL 357.3°, 100, 35.3 hsl(357.3,100%,35.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 357.3°, 100, 70.6
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 37.341, 61.752, 48.561
XYZ 18.867, 9.723, 1.113
xyY 0.635, 0.327, 9.723
CIE-LCH 37.341, 78.559, 38.181
CIE-LUV 37.341, 121.955, 25.428
Hunter-Lab 31.182, 53.435, 19.711
Binary 10110100, 00000000, 00001000

Color Schemes with #b40008

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Alternatives to #b40008

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#b40008 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b40008

This text has a font color of #b40008.

<span style="color:#b40008;">Text here</span>
#b40008 background color

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#b40008 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b40008;}
.background {background-color:#b40008;}
.border {border:1px solid #b40008;}

Shades and Tints of #b40008

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, #030000 is the darkest color, while #ffeff0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b40008

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #615354 is the less saturated color, while #b40008 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b40008 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.

  • #373737 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #502c2e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b6023 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #785c00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b61400 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #853d19 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8e3a02 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b50c02 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population