#b40226 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b40226 is composed of 70.6% red, 0.8% green and 14.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 98.9% magenta, 78.9% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 347.9 degrees, a saturation of 97.8% and a lightness of 35.7%. #b40226 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff044c with #690000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0033.

    • R 71
    • G 1
    • B 15
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 99
    • Y 79
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b40226 color description : Strong red.

#b40226 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b40226 has RGB values of R:180, G:2, B:38 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.99, Y:0.79, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11797030.

Hex triplet b40226 #b40226
RGB Decimal 180, 2, 38 rgb(180,2,38)
RGB Percent 70.6, 0.8, 14.9 rgb(70.6%,0.8%,14.9%)
CMYK 0, 99, 79, 29
HSL 347.9°, 97.8, 35.7 hsl(347.9,97.8%,35.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 347.9°, 98.9, 70.6
Web Safe cc0033 #cc0033
CIE-LAB 37.643, 62.131, 33.938
XYZ 19.195, 9.889, 2.732
xyY 0.603, 0.311, 9.889
CIE-LCH 37.643, 70.796, 28.645
CIE-LUV 37.643, 116.998, 18.666
Hunter-Lab 31.447, 53.922, 16.862
Binary 10110100, 00000010, 00100110

Color Schemes with #b40226

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Alternatives to #b40226

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#b40226 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b40226

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b40226;}
.background {background-color:#b40226;}
.border {border:1px solid #b40226;}

Shades and Tints of #b40226

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 #fff1f4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b40226

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #605658 is the less saturated color, while #b40226 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b40226 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.

  • #3b3b3b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #533037 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #686144 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #785c24 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b71711 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #843e39 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8e3b25 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b60f18 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population