#b40209 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b40209 is composed of 70.6% red, 0.8% green and 3.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 98.9% magenta, 95% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 357.6 degrees, a saturation of 97.8% and a lightness of 35.7%. #b40209 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0412 with #690000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 71
    • G 1
    • B 4
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 99
    • Y 95
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b40209 color description : Strong red.

#b40209 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b40209 has RGB values of R:180, G:2, B:9 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.99, Y:0.95, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11797001.

Hex triplet b40209 #b40209
RGB Decimal 180, 2, 9 rgb(180,2,9)
RGB Percent 70.6, 0.8, 3.5 rgb(70.6%,0.8%,3.5%)
CMYK 0, 99, 95, 29
HSL 357.6°, 97.8, 35.7 hsl(357.6,97.8%,35.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 357.6°, 98.9, 70.6
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 37.425, 61.533, 48.24
XYZ 18.894, 9.769, 1.149
xyY 0.634, 0.328, 9.769
CIE-LCH 37.425, 78.188, 38.096
CIE-LUV 37.425, 121.48, 25.437
Hunter-Lab 31.255, 53.21, 19.699
Binary 10110100, 00000010, 00001001

Color Schemes with #b40209

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Alternatives to #b40209

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#b40209 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b40209

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b40209;}
.background {background-color:#b40209;}
.border {border:1px solid #b40209;}

Shades and Tints of #b40209

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, #050000 is the darkest color, while #fff1f2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b40209

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #605656 is the less saturated color, while #b40209 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b40209 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
  • #512d2f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b6024 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #785c00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b71300 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #853e1a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8e3b03 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b60d03 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population