#b70228 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b70228 is composed of 71.8% red, 0.8% green and 15.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 98.9% magenta, 78.1% yellow and 28.2% black. It has a hue angle of 347.4 degrees, a saturation of 97.8% and a lightness of 36.3%. #b70228 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0450 with #6f0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0033.

    • R 72
    • G 1
    • B 16
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 99
    • Y 78
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#b70228 color description : Strong red.

#b70228 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b70228 has RGB values of R:183, G:2, B:40 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.99, Y:0.78, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 11993640.

Hex triplet b70228 #b70228
RGB Decimal 183, 2, 40 rgb(183,2,40)
RGB Percent 71.8, 0.8, 15.7 rgb(71.8%,0.8%,15.7%)
CMYK 0, 99, 78, 28
HSL 347.4°, 97.8, 36.3 hsl(347.4,97.8%,36.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 347.4°, 98.9, 71.8
Web Safe cc0033 #cc0033
CIE-LAB 38.317, 62.946, 33.652
XYZ 19.934, 10.267, 2.939
xyY 0.602, 0.31, 10.267
CIE-LCH 38.317, 71.376, 28.13
CIE-LUV 38.317, 118.789, 18.562
Hunter-Lab 32.041, 54.979, 16.99
Binary 10110111, 00000010, 00101000

Color Schemes with #b70228

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Alternatives to #b70228

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#b70228 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b70228

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b70228;}
.background {background-color:#b70228;}
.border {border:1px solid #b70228;}

Shades and Tints of #b70228

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, #080002 is the darkest color, while #fff4f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b70228

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #62575a is the less saturated color, while #b70228 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b70228 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
  • #553038 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a6247 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7a5e26 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ba1812 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #863f3b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #903c27 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b9101a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population