#b9150a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9150a is composed of 72.5% red, 8.2% green and 3.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 88.6% magenta, 94.6% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 3.8 degrees, a saturation of 89.7% and a lightness of 38.2%. #b9150a color hex could be obtained by blending #ff2a14 with #730000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 73
    • G 8
    • B 4
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 89
    • Y 95
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9150a color description : Strong red.

#b9150a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9150a has RGB values of R:185, G:21, B:10 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.89, Y:0.95, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12129546.

Hex triplet b9150a #b9150a
RGB Decimal 185, 21, 10 rgb(185,21,10)
RGB Percent 72.5, 8.2, 3.9 rgb(72.5%,8.2%,3.9%)
CMYK 0, 89, 95, 27
HSL 3.8°, 89.7, 38.2 hsl(3.8,89.7%,38.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 3.8°, 94.6, 72.5
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 39.369, 60.368, 49.569
XYZ 20.332, 10.875, 1.316
xyY 0.625, 0.334, 10.875
CIE-LCH 39.369, 78.112, 39.39
CIE-LUV 39.369, 120.846, 27.603
Hunter-Lab 32.978, 52.34, 20.719
Binary 10111001, 00010101, 00001010

Color Schemes with #b9150a

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Alternatives to #b9150a

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#b9150a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9150a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9150a;}
.background {background-color:#b9150a;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9150a;}

Shades and Tints of #b9150a

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, #120201 is the darkest color, while #fffefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9150a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #675d5d is the less saturated color, while #c10e02 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9150a 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.

  • #454545 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5c3b39 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #706524 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7e6000 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bc201d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8a481b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #934403 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bb1c16 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population