#bb0500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb0500 is composed of 73.3% red, 2% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 97.3% magenta, 100% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 1.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.7%. #bb0500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0a00 with #770000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 73
    • G 2
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 97
    • Y 100
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb0500 color description : Strong red.

#bb0500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb0500 has RGB values of R:187, G:5, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.97, Y:1, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12256512.

Hex triplet bb0500 #bb0500
RGB Decimal 187, 5, 0 rgb(187,5,0)
RGB Percent 73.3, 2, 0 rgb(73.3%,2%,0%)
CMYK 0, 97, 100, 27
HSL 1.6°, 100, 36.7 hsl(1.6,100%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 1.6°, 100, 73.3
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 39.03, 62.895, 53.293
XYZ 20.549, 10.676, 0.979
xyY 0.638, 0.332, 10.676
CIE-LCH 39.03, 82.438, 40.276
CIE-LUV 39.03, 126.737, 27.868
Hunter-Lab 32.674, 55.079, 21.096
Binary 10111011, 00000101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #bb0500

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Alternatives to #bb0500

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#bb0500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb0500

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb0500;}
.background {background-color:#bb0500;}
.border {border:1px solid #bb0500;}

Shades and Tints of #bb0500

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, #0a0000 is the darkest color, while #fff6f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb0500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #655756 is the less saturated color, while #bb0500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb0500 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.

  • #3b3b3b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #55302f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #70641a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7d5f00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #be1400 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8b4110 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #933e00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bc0e00 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population