#b50226 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b50226 is composed of 71% red, 0.8% green and 14.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 98.9% magenta, 79% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 347.9 degrees, a saturation of 97.8% and a lightness of 35.9%. #b50226 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff044c with #6b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0033.

    • R 71
    • G 1
    • B 15
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 99
    • Y 79
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b50226 color description : Strong red.

#b50226 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b50226 has RGB values of R:181, G:2, B:38 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.99, Y:0.79, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11862566.

Hex triplet b50226 #b50226
RGB Decimal 181, 2, 38 rgb(181,2,38)
RGB Percent 71, 0.8, 14.9 rgb(71%,0.8%,14.9%)
CMYK 0, 99, 79, 29
HSL 347.9°, 97.8, 35.9 hsl(347.9,97.8%,35.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 347.9°, 98.9, 71
Web Safe cc0033 #cc0033
CIE-LAB 37.86, 62.382, 34.234
XYZ 19.429, 10.01, 2.743
xyY 0.604, 0.311, 10.01
CIE-LCH 37.86, 71.158, 28.757
CIE-LUV 37.86, 117.751, 18.867
Hunter-Lab 31.638, 54.249, 17.007
Binary 10110101, 00000010, 00100110

Color Schemes with #b50226

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Alternatives to #b50226

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#b50226 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b50226

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b50226;}
.background {background-color:#b50226;}
.border {border:1px solid #b50226;}

Shades and Tints of #b50226

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, #060001 is the darkest color, while #fff2f5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b50226

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #615658 is the less saturated color, while #b50226 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b50226 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.

  • #3c3c3c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #543038 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #696144 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #795d24 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b81711 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #843e39 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8e3c25 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b70f18 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population