#b42000 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b42000 is composed of 70.6% red, 12.5% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 82.2% magenta, 100% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 10.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 35.3%. #b42000 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff4000 with #690000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3300.

    • R 71
    • G 13
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 82
    • Y 100
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b42000 color description : Strong red.

#b42000 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b42000 has RGB values of R:180, G:32, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.82, Y:1, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11804672.

Hex triplet b42000 #b42000
RGB Decimal 180, 32, 0 rgb(180,32,0)
RGB Percent 70.6, 12.5, 0 rgb(70.6%,12.5%,0%)
CMYK 0, 82, 100, 29
HSL 10.7°, 100, 35.3 hsl(10.7,100%,35.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 10.7°, 100, 70.6
Web Safe cc3300 #cc3300
CIE-LAB 39.137, 56.427, 52.433
XYZ 19.34, 10.739, 1.055
xyY 0.621, 0.345, 10.739
CIE-LCH 39.137, 77.027, 42.898
CIE-LUV 39.137, 113.735, 29.569
Hunter-Lab 32.77, 47.998, 21.031
Binary 10110100, 00100000, 00000000

Color Schemes with #b42000

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Alternatives to #b42000

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#b42000 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b42000

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b42000;}
.background {background-color:#b42000;}
.border {border:1px solid #b42000;}

Shades and Tints of #b42000

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, #030100 is the darkest color, while #fff2ef is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b42000

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #615653 is the less saturated color, while #b42000 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b42000 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.

  • #494949 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5e413a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #706417 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7d5f00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b82928 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #894b0f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #914800 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b6251a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population