#bb002b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb002b is composed of 73.3% red, 0% green and 16.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 77% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 346.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.7%. #bb002b color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0056 with #770000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0033.

    • R 73
    • G 0
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 77
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb002b color description : Strong red.

#bb002b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb002b has RGB values of R:187, G:0, B:43 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.77, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12255275.

Hex triplet bb002b #bb002b
RGB Decimal 187, 0, 43 rgb(187,0,43)
RGB Percent 73.3, 0, 16.9 rgb(73.3%,0%,16.9%)
CMYK 0, 100, 77, 27
HSL 346.2°, 100, 36.7 hsl(346.2,100%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 346.2°, 100, 73.3
Web Safe cc0033 #cc0033
CIE-LAB 39.142, 64.255, 32.99
XYZ 20.931, 10.742, 3.257
xyY 0.599, 0.308, 10.742
CIE-LCH 39.142, 72.23, 27.177
CIE-LUV 39.142, 121.413, 18.135
Hunter-Lab 32.775, 56.637, 17.051
Binary 10111011, 00000000, 00101011

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Alternatives to #bb002b

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#bb002b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb002b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb002b;}
.background {background-color:#bb002b;}
.border {border:1px solid #bb002b;}

Shades and Tints of #bb002b

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 #bb002b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #65565a is the less saturated color, while #bb002b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb002b 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.

  • #3d3d3d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #563139 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b644b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7c6029 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bd1810 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #883f3f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #933d2a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bc0f1a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population