#b72b0c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b72b0c is composed of 71.8% red, 16.9% green and 4.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 76.5% magenta, 93.4% yellow and 28.2% black. It has a hue angle of 10.9 degrees, a saturation of 87.7% and a lightness of 38.2%. #b72b0c color hex could be obtained by blending #ff5618 with #6f0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3300.

    • R 72
    • G 17
    • B 5
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 77
    • Y 93
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#b72b0c color description : Strong red.

#b72b0c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b72b0c has RGB values of R:183, G:43, B:12 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.77, Y:0.93, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 12004108.

Hex triplet b72b0c #b72b0c
RGB Decimal 183, 43, 12 rgb(183,43,12)
RGB Percent 71.8, 16.9, 4.7 rgb(71.8%,16.9%,4.7%)
CMYK 0, 77, 93, 28
HSL 10.9°, 87.7, 38.2 hsl(10.9,87.7%,38.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 10.9°, 93.4, 71.8
Web Safe cc3300 #cc3300
CIE-LAB 40.935, 54.246, 49.663
XYZ 20.46, 11.824, 1.553
xyY 0.605, 0.349, 11.824
CIE-LCH 40.935, 73.547, 42.475
CIE-LUV 40.935, 109.807, 30.456
Hunter-Lab 34.386, 46.031, 21.393
Binary 10110111, 00101011, 00001100

Color Schemes with #b72b0c

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Alternatives to #b72b0c

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#b72b0c Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b72b0c;}
.background {background-color:#b72b0c;}
.border {border:1px solid #b72b0c;}

Shades and Tints of #b72b0c

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, #110401 is the darkest color, while #fffefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b72b0c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #65605f is the less saturated color, while #bf2604 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b72b0c 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
  • #654943 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #746824 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #826300 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bb3334 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c521b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #954f04 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b93025 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population