#b9042b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9042b is composed of 72.5% red, 1.6% green and 16.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 97.8% magenta, 76.8% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 347.1 degrees, a saturation of 95.8% and a lightness of 37.1%. #b9042b color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0856 with #730000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0033.

    • R 73
    • G 2
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 98
    • Y 77
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9042b color description : Strong red.

#b9042b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9042b has RGB values of R:185, G:4, B:43 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.98, Y:0.77, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12125227.

Hex triplet b9042b #b9042b
RGB Decimal 185, 4, 43 rgb(185,4,43)
RGB Percent 72.5, 1.6, 16.9 rgb(72.5%,1.6%,16.9%)
CMYK 0, 98, 77, 27
HSL 347.1°, 95.8, 37.1 hsl(347.1,95.8%,37.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 347.1°, 97.8, 72.5
Web Safe cc0033 #cc0033
CIE-LAB 38.861, 63.326, 32.558
XYZ 20.488, 10.578, 3.248
xyY 0.597, 0.308, 10.578
CIE-LCH 38.861, 71.205, 27.209
CIE-LUV 38.861, 119.218, 18.004
Hunter-Lab 32.524, 55.526, 16.845
Binary 10111001, 00000100, 00101011

Color Schemes with #b9042b

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Alternatives to #b9042b

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#b9042b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9042b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9042b;}
.background {background-color:#b9042b;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9042b;}

Shades and Tints of #b9042b

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, #0c0003 is the darkest color, while #fff8f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9042b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #625b5d is the less saturated color, while #b9042b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9042b 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
  • #57333b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b634a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7b5f29 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bc1a15 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #87413f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #913e2a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ba121d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population