#b40217 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b40217 is composed of 70.6% red, 0.8% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 98.9% magenta, 87.2% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 352.9 degrees, a saturation of 97.8% and a lightness of 35.7%. #b40217 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff042e with #690000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 71
    • G 1
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 99
    • Y 87
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b40217 color description : Strong red.

#b40217 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b40217 has RGB values of R:180, G:2, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.99, Y:0.87, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11797015.

Hex triplet b40217 #b40217
RGB Decimal 180, 2, 23 rgb(180,2,23)
RGB Percent 70.6, 0.8, 9 rgb(70.6%,0.8%,9%)
CMYK 0, 99, 87, 29
HSL 352.9°, 97.8, 35.7 hsl(352.9,97.8%,35.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 352.9°, 98.9, 70.6
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 37.501, 61.744, 42.218
XYZ 19, 9.811, 1.704
xyY 0.623, 0.322, 9.811
CIE-LCH 37.501, 74.797, 34.363
CIE-LUV 37.501, 119.87, 23.01
Hunter-Lab 31.323, 53.46, 18.701
Binary 10110100, 00000010, 00010111

Color Schemes with #b40217

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Alternatives to #b40217

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#b40217 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b40217

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b40217;}
.background {background-color:#b40217;}
.border {border:1px solid #b40217;}

Shades and Tints of #b40217

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, #050001 is the darkest color, while #fff1f3 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b40217

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #605657 is the less saturated color, while #b40217 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b40217 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.

  • #3a3a3a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #522f33 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a6133 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #795c0b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b71300 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #853e28 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8e3b0f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b60d08 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population