#b55757 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b55757 is composed of 71% red, 34.1% green and 34.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 51.9% magenta, 51.9% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 38.8% and a lightness of 52.5%. #b55757 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffaeae with #6b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc6666.

    • R 71
    • G 34
    • B 34
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 52
    • Y 52
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b55757 color description : Moderate red.

#b55757 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b55757 has RGB values of R:181, G:87, B:87 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.52, Y:0.52, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11884375.

Hex triplet b55757 #b55757
RGB Decimal 181, 87, 87 rgb(181,87,87)
RGB Percent 71, 34.1, 34.1 rgb(71%,34.1%,34.1%)
CMYK 0, 52, 52, 29
HSL 0°, 38.8, 52.5 hsl(0,38.8%,52.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 51.9, 71
Web Safe cc6666 #cc6666
CIE-LAB 48.674, 38.075, 18.111
XYZ 24.185, 17.33, 11.088
xyY 0.46, 0.329, 17.33
CIE-LCH 48.674, 42.163, 25.439
CIE-LUV 48.674, 67.672, 14.596
Hunter-Lab 41.63, 30.849, 13.349
Binary 10110101, 01010111, 01010111

Color Schemes with #b55757

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Alternatives to #b55757

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#b55757 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b55757

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b55757;}
.background {background-color:#b55757;}
.border {border:1px solid #b55757;}

Shades and Tints of #b55757

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, #090404 is the darkest color, while #fdfafa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b55757

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #868686 is the less saturated color, while #f61616 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b55757 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.

  • #737373 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #806d6d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #807a6b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #90765a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b95e64 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #936d63 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9e6a59 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b75c5f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population