#bb492b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb492b is composed of 73.3% red, 28.6% green and 16.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 61% magenta, 77% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 12.5 degrees, a saturation of 62.6% and a lightness of 45.1%. #bb492b color hex could be obtained by blending #ff9256 with #770000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3333.

    • R 73
    • G 29
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 61
    • Y 77
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb492b color description : Strong red.

#bb492b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb492b has RGB values of R:187, G:73, B:43 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.61, Y:0.77, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12273963.

Hex triplet bb492b #bb492b
RGB Decimal 187, 73, 43 rgb(187,73,43)
RGB Percent 73.3, 28.6, 16.9 rgb(73.3%,28.6%,16.9%)
CMYK 0, 61, 77, 27
HSL 12.5°, 62.6, 45.1 hsl(12.5,62.6%,45.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 12.5°, 77, 73.3
Web Safe cc3333 #cc3333
CIE-LAB 46.321, 44.362, 40.683
XYZ 23.313, 15.507, 4.051
xyY 0.544, 0.362, 15.507
CIE-LCH 46.321, 60.192, 42.523
CIE-LUV 46.321, 90.343, 31.483
Hunter-Lab 39.379, 36.764, 21.466
Binary 10111011, 01001001, 00101011

Color Schemes with #bb492b

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Alternatives to #bb492b

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#bb492b Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb492b;}
.background {background-color:#bb492b;}
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Shades and Tints of #bb492b

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, #0c0503 is the darkest color, while #fefbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb492b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #747272 is the less saturated color, while #de3408 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb492b 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.

  • #686868 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #79625c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #807540 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #916f2d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bf4e53 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #966538 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a0612c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #be4c44 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population