#b51216 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b51216 is composed of 71% red, 7.1% green and 8.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 90.1% magenta, 87.8% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 358.5 degrees, a saturation of 81.9% and a lightness of 39%. #b51216 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff242c with #6b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 71
    • G 7
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 90
    • Y 88
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b51216 color description : Strong red.

#b51216 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b51216 has RGB values of R:181, G:18, B:22 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.9, Y:0.88, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11866646.

Hex triplet b51216 #b51216
RGB Decimal 181, 18, 22 rgb(181,18,22)
RGB Percent 71, 7.1, 8.6 rgb(71%,7.1%,8.6%)
CMYK 0, 90, 88, 29
HSL 358.5°, 81.9, 39 hsl(358.5,81.9%,39%)
HSV (or HSB) 358.5°, 90.1, 71
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 38.405, 59.978, 43.542
XYZ 19.418, 10.317, 1.728
xyY 0.617, 0.328, 10.317
CIE-LCH 38.405, 74.117, 35.978
CIE-LUV 38.405, 117.442, 24.645
Hunter-Lab 32.12, 51.704, 19.294
Binary 10110101, 00010010, 00010110

Color Schemes with #b51216

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Alternatives to #b51216

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#b51216 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b51216

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b51216;}
.background {background-color:#b51216;}
.border {border:1px solid #b51216;}

Shades and Tints of #b51216

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, #030000 is the darkest color, while #fdf0f0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b51216

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #685f5f is the less saturated color, while #c40307 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b51216 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.

  • #434343 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5a393a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d6331 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7b5e07 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b81f1c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #874527 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #90420c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b71a1a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population