#b72e38 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b72e38 is composed of 71.8% red, 18% green and 22% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 74.9% magenta, 69.4% yellow and 28.2% black. It has a hue angle of 355.6 degrees, a saturation of 59.8% and a lightness of 44.9%. #b72e38 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff5c70 with #6f0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3333.

    • R 72
    • G 18
    • B 22
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 75
    • Y 69
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#b72e38 color description : Moderate red.

#b72e38 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b72e38 has RGB values of R:183, G:46, B:56 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.75, Y:0.69, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 12004920.

Hex triplet b72e38 #b72e38
RGB Decimal 183, 46, 56 rgb(183,46,56)
RGB Percent 71.8, 18, 22 rgb(71.8%,18%,22%)
CMYK 0, 75, 69, 28
HSL 355.6°, 59.8, 44.9 hsl(355.6,59.8%,44.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 355.6°, 74.9, 71.8
Web Safe cc3333 #cc3333
CIE-LAB 41.703, 54.602, 27.87
XYZ 21.22, 12.309, 5
xyY 0.551, 0.319, 12.309
CIE-LCH 41.703, 61.304, 27.041
CIE-LUV 41.703, 101.1, 18.036
Hunter-Lab 35.085, 46.564, 16.11
Binary 10110111, 00101110, 00111000

Color Schemes with #b72e38

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Alternatives to #b72e38

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#b72e38 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b72e38

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b72e38;}
.background {background-color:#b72e38;}
.border {border:1px solid #b72e38;}

Shades and Tints of #b72e38

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, #0b0303 is the darkest color, while #fefafa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b72e38

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #796c6d is the less saturated color, while #e30212 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b72e38 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.

  • #585858 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6b5052 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #716a53 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #816539 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ba393c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8a5449 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #955138 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b9353a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population