#b9152a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9152a is composed of 72.5% red, 8.2% green and 16.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 88.6% magenta, 77.3% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 352.3 degrees, a saturation of 79.6% and a lightness of 40.4%. #b9152a color hex could be obtained by blending #ff2a54 with #730000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0033.

    • R 73
    • G 8
    • B 16
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 89
    • Y 77
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9152a color description : Strong red.

#b9152a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9152a has RGB values of R:185, G:21, B:42 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.89, Y:0.77, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12129578.

Hex triplet b9152a #b9152a
RGB Decimal 185, 21, 42 rgb(185,21,42)
RGB Percent 72.5, 8.2, 16.5 rgb(72.5%,8.2%,16.5%)
CMYK 0, 89, 77, 27
HSL 352.3°, 79.6, 40.4 hsl(352.3,79.6%,40.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 352.3°, 88.6, 72.5
Web Safe cc0033 #cc0033
CIE-LAB 39.615, 61.08, 33.989
XYZ 20.695, 11.02, 3.228
xyY 0.592, 0.315, 11.02
CIE-LCH 39.615, 69.9, 29.094
CIE-LUV 39.615, 115.967, 19.837
Hunter-Lab 33.197, 53.18, 17.473
Binary 10111001, 00010101, 00101010

Color Schemes with #b9152a

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Alternatives to #b9152a

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#b9152a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9152a

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.text {color:#b9152a;}
.background {background-color:#b9152a;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9152a;}

Shades and Tints of #b9152a

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, #090102 is the darkest color, while #fef6f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9152a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a6465 is the less saturated color, while #c9051e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9152a 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.

  • #484848 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5f3e42 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d6547 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7d6129 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bc2423 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #89483c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #934529 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bb1f25 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population