#bb0057 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb0057 is composed of 73.3% red, 0% green and 34.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 53.5% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 332.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.7%. #bb0057 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff00ae with #770000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0066.

    • R 73
    • G 0
    • B 34
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 53
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb0057 color description : Strong pink.

#bb0057 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb0057 has RGB values of R:187, G:0, B:87 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.53, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12255319.

Hex triplet bb0057 #bb0057
RGB Decimal 187, 0, 87 rgb(187,0,87)
RGB Percent 73.3, 0, 34.1 rgb(73.3%,0%,34.1%)
CMYK 0, 100, 53, 27
HSL 332.1°, 100, 36.7 hsl(332.1,100%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 332.1°, 100, 73.3
Web Safe cc0066 #cc0066
CIE-LAB 40.008, 66.578, 6.272
XYZ 22.215, 11.256, 10.019
xyY 0.511, 0.259, 11.256
CIE-LCH 40.008, 66.873, 5.382
CIE-LUV 40.008, 106.123, -5.297
Hunter-Lab 33.549, 59.482, 5.778
Binary 10111011, 00000000, 01010111

Color Schemes with #bb0057

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Alternatives to #bb0057

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#bb0057 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb0057

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb0057;}
.background {background-color:#bb0057;}
.border {border:1px solid #bb0057;}

Shades and Tints of #bb0057

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, #0a0005 is the darkest color, while #fff6fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb0057

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #65565d is the less saturated color, while #bb0057 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb0057 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.

  • #424242 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5a3546 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5f6581 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #766254 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bc2929 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #804071 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8f3e55 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bb1a39 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population