#b9012a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9012a is composed of 72.5% red, 0.4% green and 16.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 99.5% magenta, 77.3% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 346.6 degrees, a saturation of 98.9% and a lightness of 36.5%. #b9012a color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0254 with #730000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0033.

    • R 73
    • G 0
    • B 16
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 99
    • Y 77
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9012a color description : Strong red.

#b9012a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9012a has RGB values of R:185, G:1, B:42 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.99, Y:0.77, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12124458.

Hex triplet b9012a #b9012a
RGB Decimal 185, 1, 42 rgb(185,1,42)
RGB Percent 72.5, 0.4, 16.5 rgb(72.5%,0.4%,16.5%)
CMYK 0, 99, 77, 27
HSL 346.6°, 98.9, 36.5 hsl(346.6,98.9%,36.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 346.6°, 99.5, 72.5
Web Safe cc0033 #cc0033
CIE-LAB 38.735, 63.619, 33.026
XYZ 20.437, 10.506, 3.142
xyY 0.6, 0.308, 10.506
CIE-LCH 38.735, 71.681, 27.434
CIE-LUV 38.735, 119.984, 18.166
Hunter-Lab 32.413, 55.829, 16.941
Binary 10111001, 00000001, 00101010

Color Schemes with #b9012a

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Alternatives to #b9012a

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#b9012a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9012a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9012a;}
.background {background-color:#b9012a;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9012a;}

Shades and Tints of #b9012a

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, #090002 is the darkest color, while #fff5f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9012a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #63575a is the less saturated color, while #b9012a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9012a 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.

  • #3d3d3d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #563139 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a6349 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7b5f28 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bc1811 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #873f3e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #913c29 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ba0f1a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population