#b9000a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9000a is composed of 72.5% red, 0% green and 3.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 94.6% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 356.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.3%. #b9000a color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0014 with #730000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 73
    • G 0
    • B 4
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 95
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9000a color description : Strong red.

#b9000a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9000a has RGB values of R:185, G:0, B:10 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.95, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12124170.

Hex triplet b9000a #b9000a
RGB Decimal 185, 0, 10 rgb(185,0,10)
RGB Percent 72.5, 0, 3.9 rgb(72.5%,0%,3.9%)
CMYK 0, 100, 95, 27
HSL 356.8°, 100, 36.3 hsl(356.8,100%,36.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 356.8°, 100, 72.5
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 38.444, 63.037, 49.037
XYZ 20.064, 10.339, 1.226
xyY 0.634, 0.327, 10.339
CIE-LCH 38.444, 79.865, 37.879
CIE-LUV 38.444, 125.414, 25.989
Hunter-Lab 32.154, 55.11, 20.247
Binary 10111001, 00000000, 00001010

Color Schemes with #b9000a

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Alternatives to #b9000a

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#b9000a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9000a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9000a;}
.background {background-color:#b9000a;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9000a;}

Shades and Tints of #b9000a

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 #b9000a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #645556 is the less saturated color, while #b9000a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9000a 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.

  • #383838 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #522d2f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e6326 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7b5e00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bb1400 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #893f1b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #923c03 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ba0d03 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population