#bb0059 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb0059 is composed of 73.3% red, 0% green and 34.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 52.4% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 331.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.7%. #bb0059 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff00b2 with #770000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0066.

    • R 73
    • G 0
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 52
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb0059 color description : Strong pink.

#bb0059 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb0059 has RGB values of R:187, G:0, B:89 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.52, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12255321.

Hex triplet bb0059 #bb0059
RGB Decimal 187, 0, 89 rgb(187,0,89)
RGB Percent 73.3, 0, 34.9 rgb(73.3%,0%,34.9%)
CMYK 0, 100, 52, 27
HSL 331.4°, 100, 36.7 hsl(331.4,100%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 331.4°, 100, 73.3
Web Safe cc0066 #cc0066
CIE-LAB 40.063, 66.724, 5.074
XYZ 22.298, 11.289, 10.456
xyY 0.506, 0.256, 11.289
CIE-LCH 40.063, 66.917, 4.349
CIE-LUV 40.063, 105.27, -6.629
Hunter-Lab 33.599, 59.663, 5.069
Binary 10111011, 00000000, 01011001

Color Schemes with #bb0059

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Alternatives to #bb0059

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#bb0059 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb0059

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb0059;}
.background {background-color:#bb0059;}
.border {border:1px solid #bb0059;}

Shades and Tints of #bb0059

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 #bb0059

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #65565d is the less saturated color, while #bb0059 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb0059 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
  • #5a3547 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5e6583 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #766356 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bc2a2a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7f4074 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8f3f57 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bb1a3b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population