#b90042 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b90042 is composed of 72.5% red, 0% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 64.3% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 338.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.3%. #b90042 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0084 with #730000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0033.

    • R 73
    • G 0
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 64
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b90042 color description : Strong pink.

#b90042 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b90042 has RGB values of R:185, G:0, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.64, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12124226.

Hex triplet b90042 #b90042
RGB Decimal 185, 0, 66 rgb(185,0,66)
RGB Percent 72.5, 0, 25.9 rgb(72.5%,0%,25.9%)
CMYK 0, 100, 64, 27
HSL 338.6°, 100, 36.3 hsl(338.6,100%,36.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 338.6°, 100, 72.5
Web Safe cc0033 #cc0033
CIE-LAB 39.088, 64.784, 18.385
XYZ 20.992, 10.71, 6.116
xyY 0.555, 0.283, 10.71
CIE-LCH 39.088, 67.342, 15.843
CIE-LUV 39.088, 112.814, 6.931
Hunter-Lab 32.727, 57.224, 11.828
Binary 10111001, 00000000, 01000010

Color Schemes with #b90042

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Alternatives to #b90042

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#b90042 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b90042

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b90042;}
.background {background-color:#b90042;}
.border {border:1px solid #b90042;}

Shades and Tints of #b90042

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, #080003 is the darkest color, while #fff4f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b90042

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #64555a is the less saturated color, while #b90042 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b90042 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.

  • #3f3f3f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #573240 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #656467 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #786041 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bb201e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #833f59 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8f3d41 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ba142b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population