#b40808 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b40808 is composed of 70.6% red, 3.1% green and 3.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 95.6% magenta, 95.6% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 91.5% and a lightness of 36.9%. #b40808 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff1010 with #690000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 71
    • G 3
    • B 3
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 96
    • Y 96
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b40808 color description : Strong red.

#b40808 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b40808 has RGB values of R:180, G:8, B:8 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.96, Y:0.96, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11798536.

Hex triplet b40808 #b40808
RGB Decimal 180, 8, 8 rgb(180,8,8)
RGB Percent 70.6, 3.1, 3.1 rgb(70.6%,3.1%,3.1%)
CMYK 0, 96, 96, 29
HSL 0°, 91.5, 36.9 hsl(0,91.5%,36.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 95.6, 70.6
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 37.657, 60.838, 48.732
XYZ 18.954, 9.897, 1.142
xyY 0.632, 0.33, 9.897
CIE-LCH 37.657, 77.949, 38.695
CIE-LUV 37.657, 120.406, 25.975
Hunter-Lab 31.46, 52.491, 19.869
Binary 10110100, 00001000, 00001000

Color Schemes with #b40808

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Alternatives to #b40808

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#b40808 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b40808

This text has a font color of #b40808.

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#b40808 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b40808;}
.background {background-color:#b40808;}
.border {border:1px solid #b40808;}

Shades and Tints of #b40808

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, #0b0000 is the darkest color, while #fff7f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b40808

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #645858 is the less saturated color, while #bb0101 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b40808 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
  • #533131 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c6123 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #795c00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b7150c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #864019 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8e3d02 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b6100b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population