#b50900 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b50900 is composed of 71% red, 3.5% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 95% magenta, 100% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 35.5%. #b50900 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff1200 with #6b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 71
    • G 4
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 95
    • Y 100
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b50900 color description : Strong red.

#b50900 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b50900 has RGB values of R:181, G:9, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.95, Y:1, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11864320.

Hex triplet b50900 #b50900
RGB Decimal 181, 9, 0 rgb(181,9,0)
RGB Percent 71, 3.5, 0 rgb(71%,3.5%,0%)
CMYK 0, 95, 100, 29
HSL 3°, 100, 35.5 hsl(3,100%,35.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 3°, 100, 71
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 37.881, 60.898, 52.07
XYZ 19.155, 10.022, 0.926
xyY 0.636, 0.333, 10.022
CIE-LCH 37.881, 80.124, 40.531
CIE-LUV 37.881, 121.615, 27.218
Hunter-Lab 31.657, 52.606, 20.426
Binary 10110101, 00001001, 00000000

Color Schemes with #b50900

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Alternatives to #b50900

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#b50900 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b50900

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b50900;}
.background {background-color:#b50900;}
.border {border:1px solid #b50900;}

Shades and Tints of #b50900

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 #fff1f0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b50900

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #615454 is the less saturated color, while #b50900 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b50900 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
  • #53312f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d6119 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7a5d00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b8150c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #874110 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8f3e00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b71007 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population