#bb0209 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb0209 is composed of 73.3% red, 0.8% green and 3.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 98.9% magenta, 95.2% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 357.7 degrees, a saturation of 97.9% and a lightness of 37.1%. #bb0209 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0412 with #770000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 73
    • G 1
    • B 4
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 99
    • Y 95
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb0209 color description : Strong red.

#bb0209 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb0209 has RGB values of R:187, G:2, B:9 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.99, Y:0.95, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12255753.

Hex triplet bb0209 #bb0209
RGB Decimal 187, 2, 9 rgb(187,2,9)
RGB Percent 73.3, 0.8, 3.5 rgb(73.3%,0.8%,3.5%)
CMYK 0, 99, 95, 27
HSL 357.7°, 97.9, 37.1 hsl(357.7,97.9%,37.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 357.7°, 98.9, 73.3
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 38.951, 63.314, 49.898
XYZ 20.566, 10.631, 1.228
xyY 0.634, 0.328, 10.631
CIE-LCH 38.951, 80.613, 38.242
CIE-LUV 38.951, 126.566, 26.568
Hunter-Lab 32.605, 55.532, 20.591
Binary 10111011, 00000010, 00001001

Color Schemes with #bb0209

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Alternatives to #bb0209

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#bb0209 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb0209

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb0209;}
.background {background-color:#bb0209;}
.border {border:1px solid #bb0209;}

Shades and Tints of #bb0209

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, #0c0001 is the darkest color, while #fff8f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb0209

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #64595a is the less saturated color, while #bb0209 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb0209 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.

  • #3a3a3a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #542f30 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6f6425 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7d5f00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bd1400 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8b401a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #933d03 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bc0d03 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population