#b9002a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9002a is composed of 72.5% red, 0% green and 16.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 77.3% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 346.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.3%. #b9002a color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0054 with #730000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0033.

    • R 73
    • G 0
    • B 16
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 77
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9002a color description : Strong red.

#b9002a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9002a has RGB values of R:185, G:0, B:42 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.77, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12124202.

Hex triplet b9002a #b9002a
RGB Decimal 185, 0, 42 rgb(185,0,42)
RGB Percent 72.5, 0, 16.5 rgb(72.5%,0%,16.5%)
CMYK 0, 100, 77, 27
HSL 346.4°, 100, 36.3 hsl(346.4,100%,36.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 346.4°, 100, 72.5
Web Safe cc0033 #cc0033
CIE-LAB 38.698, 63.729, 32.984
XYZ 20.427, 10.484, 3.139
xyY 0.6, 0.308, 10.484
CIE-LCH 38.698, 71.759, 27.365
CIE-LUV 38.698, 120.158, 18.094
Hunter-Lab 32.379, 55.944, 16.918
Binary 10111001, 00000000, 00101010

Color Schemes with #b9002a

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Alternatives to #b9002a

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#b9002a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9002a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9002a;}
.background {background-color:#b9002a;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9002a;}

Shades and Tints of #b9002a

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, #080002 is the darkest color, while #fff4f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9002a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #645559 is the less saturated color, while #b9002a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9002a 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.

  • #3c3c3c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #553038 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a6349 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7b5f28 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bc1710 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #873f3e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #913c29 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ba0f19 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population