#b74242 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b74242 is composed of 71.8% red, 25.9% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 63.9% magenta, 63.9% yellow and 28.2% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 47% and a lightness of 48.8%. #b74242 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff8484 with #6f0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3333.

    • R 72
    • G 26
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 64
    • Y 64
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#b74242 color description : Moderate red.

#b74242 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b74242 has RGB values of R:183, G:66, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.64, Y:0.64, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 12010050.

Hex triplet b74242 #b74242
RGB Decimal 183, 66, 66 rgb(183,66,66)
RGB Percent 71.8, 25.9, 25.9 rgb(71.8%,25.9%,25.9%)
CMYK 0, 64, 64, 28
HSL 0°, 47, 48.8 hsl(0,47%,48.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 63.9, 71.8
Web Safe cc3333 #cc3333
CIE-LAB 44.744, 47.296, 25.604
XYZ 22.461, 14.359, 6.743
xyY 0.516, 0.33, 14.359
CIE-LCH 44.744, 53.782, 28.429
CIE-LUV 44.744, 87.415, 18.856
Hunter-Lab 37.894, 39.488, 15.976
Binary 10110111, 01000010, 01000010

Color Schemes with #b74242

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Alternatives to #b74242

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#b74242 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b74242

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b74242;}
.background {background-color:#b74242;}
.border {border:1px solid #b74242;}

Shades and Tints of #b74242

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, #0a0404 is the darkest color, while #fdfbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b74242

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7e7b7b is the less saturated color, while #f00909 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b74242 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.

  • #656565 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #755e5e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #787159 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #896c44 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ba4b4f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8f6051 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #995d43 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b9474a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population