#b40012 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b40012 is composed of 70.6% red, 0% green and 7.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 90% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 354 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 35.3%. #b40012 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0024 with #690000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 71
    • G 0
    • B 7
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 90
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b40012 color description : Strong red.

#b40012 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b40012 has RGB values of R:180, G:0, B:18 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.9, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11796498.

Hex triplet b40012 #b40012
RGB Decimal 180, 0, 18 rgb(180,0,18)
RGB Percent 70.6, 0, 7.1 rgb(70.6%,0%,7.1%)
CMYK 0, 100, 90, 29
HSL 354°, 100, 35.3 hsl(354,100%,35.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 354°, 100, 70.6
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 37.389, 61.882, 44.565
XYZ 18.933, 9.75, 1.457
xyY 0.628, 0.323, 9.75
CIE-LCH 37.389, 76.259, 35.76
CIE-LUV 37.389, 120.943, 23.911
Hunter-Lab 31.224, 53.59, 19.09
Binary 10110100, 00000000, 00010010

Color Schemes with #b40012

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Alternatives to #b40012

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#b40012 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b40012

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b40012;}
.background {background-color:#b40012;}
.border {border:1px solid #b40012;}

Shades and Tints of #b40012

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 #b40012

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #615354 is the less saturated color, while #b40012 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b40012 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.

  • #383838 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #512d30 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a602d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #785c00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b71300 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #853d23 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8e3a06 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b50c06 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population