#bb0026 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb0026 is composed of 73.3% red, 0% green and 14.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 79.7% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 347.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.7%. #bb0026 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff004c with #770000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0033.

    • R 73
    • G 0
    • B 15
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 80
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb0026 color description : Strong red.

#bb0026 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb0026 has RGB values of R:187, G:0, B:38 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.8, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12255270.

Hex triplet bb0026 #bb0026
RGB Decimal 187, 0, 38 rgb(187,0,38)
RGB Percent 73.3, 0, 14.9 rgb(73.3%,0%,14.9%)
CMYK 0, 100, 80, 27
HSL 347.8°, 100, 36.7 hsl(347.8,100%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 347.8°, 100, 73.3
Web Safe cc0033 #cc0033
CIE-LAB 39.083, 64.095, 35.918
XYZ 20.844, 10.707, 2.803
xyY 0.607, 0.312, 10.707
CIE-LCH 39.083, 73.473, 29.266
CIE-LUV 39.083, 122.602, 19.927
Hunter-Lab 32.722, 56.443, 17.827
Binary 10111011, 00000000, 00100110

Color Schemes with #bb0026

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Alternatives to #bb0026

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#bb0026 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb0026

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#bb0026 background color

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#bb0026 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb0026;}
.background {background-color:#bb0026;}
.border {border:1px solid #bb0026;}

Shades and Tints of #bb0026

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 #fff6f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb0026

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #655659 is the less saturated color, while #bb0026 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb0026 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
  • #553038 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c6445 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7c5f23 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #be160c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #893f39 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #933c24 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bc0e15 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population