#bb2237 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb2237 is composed of 73.3% red, 13.3% green and 21.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 81.8% magenta, 70.6% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 351.8 degrees, a saturation of 69.2% and a lightness of 43.3%. #bb2237 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff446e with #770000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3333.

    • R 73
    • G 13
    • B 22
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 82
    • Y 71
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb2237 color description : Strong red.

#bb2237 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb2237 has RGB values of R:187, G:34, B:55 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.82, Y:0.71, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12263991.

Hex triplet bb2237 #bb2237
RGB Decimal 187, 34, 55 rgb(187,34,55)
RGB Percent 73.3, 13.3, 21.6 rgb(73.3%,13.3%,21.6%)
CMYK 0, 82, 71, 27
HSL 351.8°, 69.2, 43.3 hsl(351.8,69.2%,43.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 351.8°, 81.8, 73.3
Web Safe cc3333 #cc3333
CIE-LAB 41.196, 59.322, 28.048
XYZ 21.756, 11.987, 4.782
xyY 0.565, 0.311, 11.987
CIE-LCH 41.196, 65.619, 25.305
CIE-LUV 41.196, 109.901, 16.782
Hunter-Lab 34.623, 51.576, 16.046
Binary 10111011, 00100010, 00110111

Color Schemes with #bb2237

Complementary Color
Analogous Color
Split Complementary Color
Triadic Color
Tetradic Color
Monochromatic Color

Alternatives to #bb2237

Below, you can see some colors close to #bb2237. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

Similar Colors

#bb2237 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb2237

This text has a font color of #bb2237.

<span style="color:#bb2237;">Text here</span>
#bb2237 background color

This paragraph has a background color of #bb2237.

<p style="background-color:#bb2237;">Content here</p>
#bb2237 border color

This element has a border color of #bb2237.

<div style="border:1px solid #bb2237;">Content here</div>
CSS codes
.text {color:#bb2237;}
.background {background-color:#bb2237;}
.border {border:1px solid #bb2237;}

Shades and Tints of #bb2237

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, #040101 is the darkest color, while #fdf3f4 is the lightest one.

Shade Color Variation
Tint Color Variation

Tones of #bb2237

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f6f6f is the less saturated color, while #d50825 is the most saturated one.

Tone Color Variation

Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb2237 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.

  • #525252 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #67484d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6f6954 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #806437 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #be3031 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8b4f4a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #954c37 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bc2b33 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population