#bb0021 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb0021 is composed of 73.3% red, 0% green and 12.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 82.4% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 349.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.7%. #bb0021 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0042 with #770000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0033.

    • R 73
    • G 0
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 82
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb0021 color description : Strong red.

#bb0021 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb0021 has RGB values of R:187, G:0, B:33 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.82, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12255265.

Hex triplet bb0021 #bb0021
RGB Decimal 187, 0, 33 rgb(187,0,33)
RGB Percent 73.3, 0, 12.9 rgb(73.3%,0%,12.9%)
CMYK 0, 100, 82, 27
HSL 349.4°, 100, 36.7 hsl(349.4,100%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 349.4°, 100, 73.3
Web Safe cc0033 #cc0033
CIE-LAB 39.032, 63.954, 38.758
XYZ 20.769, 10.677, 2.406
xyY 0.614, 0.315, 10.677
CIE-LCH 39.032, 74.782, 31.217
CIE-LUV 39.032, 123.661, 21.52
Hunter-Lab 32.676, 56.272, 18.507
Binary 10111011, 00000000, 00100001

Color Schemes with #bb0021

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Alternatives to #bb0021

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#bb0021 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb0021

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#bb0021 background color

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#bb0021 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb0021;}
.background {background-color:#bb0021;}
.border {border:1px solid #bb0021;}

Shades and Tints of #bb0021

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, #0a0002 is the darkest color, while #fff6f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb0021

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #655659 is the less saturated color, while #bb0021 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb0021 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.

  • #3c3c3c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #553037 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6d643f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7c5f1d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #be1405 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #893f34 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #933c1e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bc0c0f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population