#bb0072 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb0072 is composed of 73.3% red, 0% green and 44.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 39% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 323.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.7%. #bb0072 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff00e4 with #770000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0066.

    • R 73
    • G 0
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 39
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb0072 color description : Strong pink.

#bb0072 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb0072 has RGB values of R:187, G:0, B:114 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.39, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12255346.

Hex triplet bb0072 #bb0072
RGB Decimal 187, 0, 114 rgb(187,0,114)
RGB Percent 73.3, 0, 44.7 rgb(73.3%,0%,44.7%)
CMYK 0, 100, 39, 27
HSL 323.4°, 100, 36.7 hsl(323.4,100%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 323.4°, 100, 73.3
Web Safe cc0066 #cc0066
CIE-LAB 40.868, 68.839, -9.548
XYZ 23.531, 11.782, 16.954
xyY 0.45, 0.225, 11.782
CIE-LCH 40.868, 69.498, 352.103
CIE-LUV 40.868, 94.023, -24.48
Hunter-Lab 34.325, 62.3, -5.257
Binary 10111011, 00000000, 01110010

Color Schemes with #bb0072

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Alternatives to #bb0072

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#bb0072 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb0072

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb0072;}
.background {background-color:#bb0072;}
.border {border:1px solid #bb0072;}

Shades and Tints of #bb0072

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, #0a0006 is the darkest color, while #fff6fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb0072

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #65565f is the less saturated color, while #bb0072 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb0072 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.

  • #454545 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5d374e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4f66a2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #70656d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ba3435 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #764190 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8b406e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ba214b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population