#b40500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b40500 is composed of 70.6% red, 2% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 97.2% magenta, 100% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 1.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 35.3%. #b40500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0a00 with #690000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 71
    • G 2
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 97
    • Y 100
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b40500 color description : Strong red.

#b40500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b40500 has RGB values of R:180, G:5, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.97, Y:1, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11797760.

Hex triplet b40500 #b40500
RGB Decimal 180, 5, 0 rgb(180,5,0)
RGB Percent 70.6, 2, 0 rgb(70.6%,2%,0%)
CMYK 0, 97, 100, 29
HSL 1.7°, 100, 35.3 hsl(1.7,100%,35.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 1.7°, 100, 70.6
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 37.507, 61.091, 51.788
XYZ 18.878, 9.814, 0.9
xyY 0.638, 0.332, 9.814
CIE-LCH 37.507, 80.088, 40.289
CIE-LUV 37.507, 121.661, 26.797
Hunter-Lab 31.328, 52.738, 20.225
Binary 10110100, 00000101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #b40500

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Alternatives to #b40500

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#b40500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b40500

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#b40500 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b40500;}
.background {background-color:#b40500;}
.border {border:1px solid #b40500;}

Shades and Tints of #b40500

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 #ffefef is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b40500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #615353 is the less saturated color, while #b40500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b40500 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.

  • #393939 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #522f2e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c6119 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #785c00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b71300 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #863f10 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8e3c00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b60e00 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population