#b72538 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b72538 is composed of 71.8% red, 14.5% green and 22% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 79.8% magenta, 69.4% yellow and 28.2% black. It has a hue angle of 352.2 degrees, a saturation of 66.4% and a lightness of 43.1%. #b72538 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff4a70 with #6f0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3333.

    • R 72
    • G 15
    • B 22
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 80
    • Y 69
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#b72538 color description : Strong red.

#b72538 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b72538 has RGB values of R:183, G:37, B:56 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.8, Y:0.69, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 12002616.

Hex triplet b72538 #b72538
RGB Decimal 183, 37, 56 rgb(183,37,56)
RGB Percent 71.8, 14.5, 22 rgb(71.8%,14.5%,22%)
CMYK 0, 80, 69, 28
HSL 352.2°, 66.4, 43.1 hsl(352.2,66.4%,43.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 352.2°, 79.8, 71.8
Web Safe cc3333 #cc3333
CIE-LAB 40.7, 57.415, 26.646
XYZ 20.905, 11.678, 4.895
xyY 0.558, 0.312, 11.678
CIE-LCH 40.7, 63.297, 24.896
CIE-LUV 40.7, 105.239, 16.059
Hunter-Lab 34.174, 49.388, 15.43
Binary 10110111, 00100101, 00111000

Color Schemes with #b72538

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Alternatives to #b72538

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#b72538 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b72538

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b72538;}
.background {background-color:#b72538;}
.border {border:1px solid #b72538;}

Shades and Tints of #b72538

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 #fcf2f4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b72538

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #73696a is the less saturated color, while #d9031f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b72538 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.

  • #535353 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #674a4e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e6855 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7e6338 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ba3334 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #884f4a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #934c38 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b92d35 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population