#b50000 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b50000 is composed of 71% red, 0% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 100% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 35.5%. #b50000 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0000 with #6b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

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

#b50000 color description : Strong red.

#b50000 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b50000 has RGB values of R:181, G:0, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:1, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11862016.

Hex triplet b50000 #b50000
RGB Decimal 181, 0, 0 rgb(181,0,0)
RGB Percent 71, 0, 0 rgb(71%,0%,0%)
CMYK 0, 100, 100, 29
HSL 0°, 100, 35.5 hsl(0,100%,35.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 100, 71
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 37.529, 61.918, 51.928
XYZ 19.057, 9.826, 0.893
xyY 0.64, 0.33, 9.826
CIE-LCH 37.529, 80.811, 39.985
CIE-LUV 37.529, 123.367, 26.614
Hunter-Lab 31.347, 53.66, 20.253
Binary 10110101, 00000000, 00000000

Color Schemes with #b50000

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Alternatives to #b50000

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#b50000 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b50000

This text has a font color of #b50000.

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#b50000 background color

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#b50000 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b50000;}
.background {background-color:#b50000;}
.border {border:1px solid #b50000;}

Shades and Tints of #b50000

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, #040000 is the darkest color, while #fff0f0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b50000

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #615454 is the less saturated color, while #b50000 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b50000 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.

  • #363636 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4f2b2b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c6119 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #795c00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b71400 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #863d10 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8e3a00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b60c00 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population