#c23b22 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c23b22 (also known as Dark pastel red) is composed of 76.1% red, 23.1% green and 13.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 69.6% magenta, 82.5% yellow and 23.9% black. It has a hue angle of 9.4 degrees, a saturation of 70.2% and a lightness of 44.7%. #c23b22 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff7644 with #850000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3333.

    • R 76
    • G 23
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 70
    • Y 82
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#c23b22 color description : Strong red.

#c23b22 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c23b22 has RGB values of R:194, G:59, B:34 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.7, Y:0.82, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 12729122.

Hex triplet c23b22 #c23b22
RGB Decimal 194, 59, 34 rgb(194,59,34)
RGB Percent 76.1, 23.1, 13.3 rgb(76.1%,23.1%,13.3%)
CMYK 0, 70, 82, 24
HSL 9.4°, 70.2, 44.7 hsl(9.4,70.2%,44.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 9.4°, 82.5, 76.1
Web Safe cc3333 #cc3333
CIE-LAB 45.242, 52.502, 44.621
XYZ 24.102, 14.716, 3.085
xyY 0.575, 0.351, 14.716
CIE-LCH 45.242, 68.902, 40.361
CIE-LUV 45.242, 106.799, 31.112
Hunter-Lab 38.361, 45.019, 22.085
Binary 11000010, 00111011, 00100010

Color Schemes with #c23b22

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Alternatives to #c23b22

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#c23b22 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c23b22

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c23b22;}
.background {background-color:#c23b22;}
.border {border:1px solid #c23b22;}

Shades and Tints of #c23b22

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, #0a0302 is the darkest color, while #fefaf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c23b22

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #737171 is the less saturated color, while #dc2908 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c23b22 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.

  • #616161 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #745954 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7e7239 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8e6d20 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c54245 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #975e31 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a15b21 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c43f38 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population