#bb2501 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb2501 is composed of 73.3% red, 14.5% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 80.2% magenta, 99.5% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 11.6 degrees, a saturation of 98.9% and a lightness of 36.9%. #bb2501 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff4a02 with #770000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3300.

    • R 73
    • G 15
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 80
    • Y 99
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb2501 color description : Strong red.

#bb2501 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb2501 has RGB values of R:187, G:37, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.8, Y:0.99, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12264705.

Hex triplet bb2501 #bb2501
RGB Decimal 187, 37, 1 rgb(187,37,1)
RGB Percent 73.3, 14.5, 0.4 rgb(73.3%,14.5%,0.4%)
CMYK 0, 80, 99, 27
HSL 11.6°, 98.9, 36.9 hsl(11.6,98.9%,36.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 11.6°, 99.5, 73.3
Web Safe cc3300 #cc3300
CIE-LAB 41.045, 57.16, 53.722
XYZ 21.162, 11.893, 1.21
xyY 0.618, 0.347, 11.893
CIE-LCH 41.045, 78.444, 43.224
CIE-LUV 41.045, 116.729, 31.19
Hunter-Lab 34.486, 49.183, 22.06
Binary 10111011, 00100101, 00000001

Color Schemes with #bb2501

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Alternatives to #bb2501

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#bb2501 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb2501

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb2501;}
.background {background-color:#bb2501;}
.border {border:1px solid #bb2501;}

Shades and Tints of #bb2501

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, #0b0200 is the darkest color, while #fff8f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb2501

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #645a58 is the less saturated color, while #bb2501 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb2501 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.

  • #4e4e4e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #64463f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #756919 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #836400 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #be2d2d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8e5010 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #974d00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bd2a1d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population