#bf0000 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bf0000 is composed of 74.9% red, 0% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 100% yellow and 25.1% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 37.5%. #bf0000 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0000 with #7f0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 75
    • G 0
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 100
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#bf0000 color description : Strong red.

#bf0000 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bf0000 has RGB values of R:191, G:0, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:1, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 12517376.

Hex triplet bf0000 #bf0000
RGB Decimal 191, 0, 0 rgb(191,0,0)
RGB Percent 74.9, 0, 0 rgb(74.9%,0%,0%)
CMYK 0, 100, 100, 25
HSL 0°, 100, 37.5 hsl(0,100%,37.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 100, 74.9
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 39.714, 64.445, 54.074
XYZ 21.487, 11.079, 1.007
xyY 0.64, 0.33, 11.079
CIE-LCH 39.714, 84.126, 39.999
CIE-LUV 39.714, 130.548, 28.163
Hunter-Lab 33.286, 56.979, 21.506
Binary 10111111, 00000000, 00000000

Color Schemes with #bf0000

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Alternatives to #bf0000

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Text with hexadecimal color #bf0000

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#bf0000 background color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bf0000;}
.background {background-color:#bf0000;}
.border {border:1px solid #bf0000;}

Shades and Tints of #bf0000

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, #0e0000 is the darkest color, while #fffafa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bf0000

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #675858 is the less saturated color, while #bf0000 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bf0000 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.

  • #393939 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #542e2e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #72661b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7f6100 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c01500 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8e4111 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #963d00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c00d00 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population