#bb0009 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb0009 is composed of 73.3% red, 0% green and 3.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 95.2% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 357.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.7%. #bb0009 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0012 with #770000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 73
    • G 0
    • B 4
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 95
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb0009 color description : Strong red.

#bb0009 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb0009 has RGB values of R:187, G:0, B:9 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.95, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12255241.

Hex triplet bb0009 #bb0009
RGB Decimal 187, 0, 9 rgb(187,0,9)
RGB Percent 73.3, 0, 3.5 rgb(73.3%,0%,3.5%)
CMYK 0, 100, 95, 27
HSL 357.1°, 100, 36.7 hsl(357.1,100%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 357.1°, 100, 73.3
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 38.876, 63.531, 49.857
XYZ 20.544, 10.587, 1.22
xyY 0.635, 0.327, 10.587
CIE-LCH 38.876, 80.758, 38.124
CIE-LUV 38.876, 126.942, 26.437
Hunter-Lab 32.538, 55.76, 20.553
Binary 10111011, 00000000, 00001001

Color Schemes with #bb0009

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Alternatives to #bb0009

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#bb0009 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb0009

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#bb0009 background color

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#bb0009 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb0009;}
.background {background-color:#bb0009;}
.border {border:1px solid #bb0009;}

Shades and Tints of #bb0009

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, #0a0001 is the darkest color, while #fff6f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb0009

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #655657 is the less saturated color, while #bb0009 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb0009 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.

  • #393939 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #532e2f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6f6425 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7c5f00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bd1400 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8a3f1a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #933c03 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bc0d03 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population