#b8243c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b8243c is composed of 72.2% red, 14.1% green and 23.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 80.4% magenta, 67.4% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 350.3 degrees, a saturation of 67.3% and a lightness of 43.1%. #b8243c color hex could be obtained by blending #ff4878 with #710000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3333.

    • R 72
    • G 14
    • B 24
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 80
    • Y 67
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#b8243c color description : Strong red.

#b8243c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b8243c has RGB values of R:184, G:36, B:60 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.8, Y:0.67, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 12067900.

Hex triplet b8243c #b8243c
RGB Decimal 184, 36, 60 rgb(184,36,60)
RGB Percent 72.2, 14.1, 23.5 rgb(72.2%,14.1%,23.5%)
CMYK 0, 80, 67, 28
HSL 350.3°, 67.3, 43.1 hsl(350.3,67.3%,43.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 350.3°, 80.4, 72.2
Web Safe cc3333 #cc3333
CIE-LAB 40.866, 58.187, 24.42
XYZ 21.215, 11.781, 5.432
xyY 0.552, 0.307, 11.781
CIE-LCH 40.866, 63.103, 22.767
CIE-LUV 40.866, 105.338, 14.135
Hunter-Lab 34.323, 50.262, 14.644
Binary 10111000, 00100100, 00111100

Color Schemes with #b8243c

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Alternatives to #b8243c

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#b8243c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b8243c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b8243c;}
.background {background-color:#b8243c;}
.border {border:1px solid #b8243c;}

Shades and Tints of #b8243c

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, #040101 is the darkest color, while #fcf2f4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b8243c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #74686a is the less saturated color, while #da0225 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b8243c 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.

  • #535353 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #674a4e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d685a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7e643c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bb3334 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #884f4f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #934c3c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b92d37 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population