#b72525 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b72525 is composed of 71.8% red, 14.5% green and 14.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 79.8% magenta, 79.8% yellow and 28.2% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 66.4% and a lightness of 43.1%. #b72525 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff4a4a with #6f0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3333.

    • R 72
    • G 15
    • B 15
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 80
    • Y 80
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#b72525 color description : Strong red.

#b72525 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b72525 has RGB values of R:183, G:37, B:37 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.8, Y:0.8, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 12002597.

Hex triplet b72525 #b72525
RGB Decimal 183, 37, 37 rgb(183,37,37)
RGB Percent 71.8, 14.5, 14.5 rgb(71.8%,14.5%,14.5%)
CMYK 0, 80, 80, 28
HSL 0°, 66.4, 43.1 hsl(0,66.4%,43.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 79.8, 71.8
Web Safe cc3333 #cc3333
CIE-LAB 40.454, 56.641, 37.645
XYZ 20.525, 11.527, 2.894
xyY 0.587, 0.33, 11.527
CIE-LCH 40.454, 68.01, 33.609
CIE-LUV 40.454, 109.587, 23.641
Hunter-Lab 33.951, 48.499, 18.711
Binary 10110111, 00100101, 00100101

Color Schemes with #b72525

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Alternatives to #b72525

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#b72525 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b72525

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b72525;}
.background {background-color:#b72525;}
.border {border:1px solid #b72525;}

Shades and Tints of #b72525

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, #040101 is the darkest color, while #fcf2f2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b72525

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #736969 is the less saturated color, while #d90303 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b72525 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.

  • #515151 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #654848 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #71673f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #806224 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ba3031 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8a4f35 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #944c24 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b92c2c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population