#b90000 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b90000 is composed of 72.5% red, 0% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 100% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.3%. #b90000 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0000 with #730000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 73
    • G 0
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 100
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b90000 color description : Strong red.

#b90000 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b90000 has RGB values of R:185, G:0, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:1, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12124160.

Hex triplet b90000 #b90000
RGB Decimal 185, 0, 0 rgb(185,0,0)
RGB Percent 72.5, 0, 0 rgb(72.5%,0%,0%)
CMYK 0, 100, 100, 27
HSL 0°, 100, 36.3 hsl(0,100%,36.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 100, 72.5
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 38.405, 62.932, 52.801
XYZ 20.009, 10.317, 0.938
xyY 0.64, 0.33, 10.317
CIE-LCH 38.405, 82.149, 39.997
CIE-LUV 38.405, 126.248, 27.236
Hunter-Lab 32.12, 54.984, 20.753
Binary 10111001, 00000000, 00000000

Color Schemes with #b90000

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Alternatives to #b90000

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#b90000 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b90000

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#b90000 background color

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#b90000 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b90000;}
.background {background-color:#b90000;}
.border {border:1px solid #b90000;}

Shades and Tints of #b90000

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, #080000 is the darkest color, while #fff4f4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b90000

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #645555 is the less saturated color, while #b90000 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b90000 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.

  • #373737 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #512c2c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e631a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7b5e00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bb1400 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #893f10 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #913c00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ba0d00 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population