#b51726 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b51726 is composed of 71% red, 9% green and 14.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 87.3% magenta, 79% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 354.3 degrees, a saturation of 77.5% and a lightness of 40%. #b51726 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff2e4c with #6b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0033.

    • R 71
    • G 9
    • B 15
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 87
    • Y 79
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b51726 color description : Strong red.

#b51726 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b51726 has RGB values of R:181, G:23, B:38 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.87, Y:0.79, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11867942.

Hex triplet b51726 #b51726
RGB Decimal 181, 23, 38 rgb(181,23,38)
RGB Percent 71, 9, 14.9 rgb(71%,9%,14.9%)
CMYK 0, 87, 79, 29
HSL 354.3°, 77.5, 40 hsl(354.3,77.5%,40%)
HSV (or HSB) 354.3°, 87.3, 71
Web Safe cc0033 #cc0033
CIE-LAB 38.862, 59.492, 35.294
XYZ 19.713, 10.579, 2.838
xyY 0.595, 0.319, 10.579
CIE-LCH 38.862, 69.174, 30.678
CIE-LUV 38.862, 113.185, 20.742
Hunter-Lab 32.525, 51.268, 17.595
Binary 10110101, 00010111, 00100110

Color Schemes with #b51726

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Alternatives to #b51726

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#b51726 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b51726

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b51726;}
.background {background-color:#b51726;}
.border {border:1px solid #b51726;}

Shades and Tints of #b51726

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, #070101 is the darkest color, while #fef5f5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b51726

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #676566 is the less saturated color, while #c50719 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b51726 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.

  • #484848 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5e3e41 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c6342 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7b5f25 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b82524 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #864738 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #904525 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b72025 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population