#b9422c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9422c is composed of 72.5% red, 25.9% green and 17.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 64.3% magenta, 76.2% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 9.4 degrees, a saturation of 61.6% and a lightness of 44.9%. #b9422c color hex could be obtained by blending #ff8458 with #730000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3333.

    • R 73
    • G 26
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 64
    • Y 76
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9422c color description : Strong red.

#b9422c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9422c has RGB values of R:185, G:66, B:44 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.64, Y:0.76, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12141100.

Hex triplet b9422c #b9422c
RGB Decimal 185, 66, 44 rgb(185,66,44)
RGB Percent 72.5, 25.9, 17.3 rgb(72.5%,25.9%,17.3%)
CMYK 0, 64, 76, 27
HSL 9.4°, 61.6, 44.9 hsl(9.4,61.6%,44.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 9.4°, 76.2, 72.5
Web Safe cc3333 #cc3333
CIE-LAB 44.794, 46.853, 38.436
XYZ 22.411, 14.395, 3.981
xyY 0.549, 0.353, 14.395
CIE-LCH 44.794, 60.601, 39.364
CIE-LUV 44.794, 93.37, 28.711
Hunter-Lab 37.941, 39.043, 20.337
Binary 10111001, 01000010, 00101100

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Alternatives to #b9422c

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#b9422c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9422c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9422c;}
.background {background-color:#b9422c;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9422c;}

Shades and Tints of #b9422c

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, #0b0403 is the darkest color, while #fefafa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9422c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #737272 is the less saturated color, while #dc2a09 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9422c 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.

  • #636363 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #745c58 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7c7142 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8c6c2e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bd494c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92603a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9c5d2d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bb4640 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population