#b72900 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b72900 is composed of 71.8% red, 16.1% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 77.6% magenta, 100% yellow and 28.2% black. It has a hue angle of 13.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 35.9%. #b72900 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff5200 with #6f0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3300.

    • R 72
    • G 16
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 78
    • Y 100
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#b72900 color description : Strong red.

#b72900 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b72900 has RGB values of R:183, G:41, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.78, Y:1, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 12003584.

Hex triplet b72900 #b72900
RGB Decimal 183, 41, 0 rgb(183,41,0)
RGB Percent 71.8, 16.1, 0 rgb(71.8%,16.1%,0%)
CMYK 0, 78, 100, 28
HSL 13.4°, 100, 35.9 hsl(13.4,100%,35.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 13.4°, 100, 71.8
Web Safe cc3300 #cc3300
CIE-LAB 40.664, 54.745, 53.44
XYZ 20.322, 11.656, 1.18
xyY 0.613, 0.352, 11.656
CIE-LCH 40.664, 76.504, 44.309
CIE-LUV 40.664, 111.685, 31.511
Hunter-Lab 34.14, 46.508, 21.85
Binary 10110111, 00101001, 00000000

Color Schemes with #b72900

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Alternatives to #b72900

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#b72900 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b72900

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b72900;}
.background {background-color:#b72900;}
.border {border:1px solid #b72900;}

Shades and Tints of #b72900

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, #060100 is the darkest color, while #fff5f2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b72900

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #635854 is the less saturated color, while #b72900 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b72900 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.

  • #4f4f4f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #64473f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #746817 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #826300 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bb3132 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c510e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #954e00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b92e1f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population