#b42417 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b42417 is composed of 70.6% red, 14.1% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 80% magenta, 87.2% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 5 degrees, a saturation of 77.3% and a lightness of 39.8%. #b42417 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff482e with #690000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3300.

    • R 71
    • G 14
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 80
    • Y 87
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b42417 color description : Strong red.

#b42417 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b42417 has RGB values of R:180, G:36, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.8, Y:0.87, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11805719.

Hex triplet b42417 #b42417
RGB Decimal 180, 36, 23 rgb(180,36,23)
RGB Percent 70.6, 14.1, 9 rgb(70.6%,14.1%,9%)
CMYK 0, 80, 87, 29
HSL 5°, 77.3, 39.8 hsl(5,77.3%,39.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 5°, 87.2, 70.6
Web Safe cc3300 #cc3300
CIE-LAB 39.63, 55.66, 43.975
XYZ 19.609, 11.029, 1.907
xyY 0.603, 0.339, 11.029
CIE-LCH 39.63, 70.935, 38.311
CIE-LUV 39.63, 109.896, 26.789
Hunter-Lab 33.211, 47.276, 19.843
Binary 10110100, 00100100, 00010111

Color Schemes with #b42417

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Alternatives to #b42417

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#b42417 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b42417

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b42417;}
.background {background-color:#b42417;}
.border {border:1px solid #b42417;}

Shades and Tints of #b42417

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, #060101 is the darkest color, while #fef4f4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b42417

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #666565 is the less saturated color, while #c41707 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b42417 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.

  • #4e4e4e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #624643 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #706530 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7f600e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b82d2e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #894d26 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #924a11 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b62a26 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population