#b72f2b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b72f2b is composed of 71.8% red, 18.4% green and 16.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 74.3% magenta, 76.5% yellow and 28.2% black. It has a hue angle of 1.7 degrees, a saturation of 61.9% and a lightness of 44.3%. #b72f2b color hex could be obtained by blending #ff5e56 with #6f0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3333.

    • R 72
    • G 18
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 74
    • Y 77
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#b72f2b color description : Strong red.

#b72f2b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b72f2b has RGB values of R:183, G:47, B:43 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.74, Y:0.77, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 12005163.

Hex triplet b72f2b #b72f2b
RGB Decimal 183, 47, 43 rgb(183,47,43)
RGB Percent 71.8, 18.4, 16.9 rgb(71.8%,18.4%,16.9%)
CMYK 0, 74, 77, 28
HSL 1.7°, 61.9, 44.3 hsl(1.7,61.9%,44.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 1.7°, 76.5, 71.8
Web Safe cc3333 #cc3333
CIE-LAB 41.653, 53.679, 35.508
XYZ 20.982, 12.277, 3.55
xyY 0.57, 0.334, 12.277
CIE-LCH 41.653, 64.36, 33.484
CIE-LUV 41.653, 103.475, 23.668
Hunter-Lab 35.039, 45.571, 18.52
Binary 10110111, 00101111, 00101011

Color Schemes with #b72f2b

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Alternatives to #b72f2b

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#b72f2b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b72f2b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b72f2b;}
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.border {border:1px solid #b72f2b;}

Shades and Tints of #b72f2b

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, #080202 is the darkest color, while #fdf8f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b72f2b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717171 is the less saturated color, while #da0e08 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b72f2b 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.

  • #575757 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6a4f4e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #736a44 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #83652b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ba393b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c543b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96512b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b93535 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population