#c42300 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c42300 is composed of 76.9% red, 13.7% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 82.1% magenta, 100% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 10.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.4%. #c42300 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff4600 with #890000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3300.

    • R 77
    • G 14
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 82
    • Y 100
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c42300 color description : Strong red.

#c42300 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c42300 has RGB values of R:196, G:35, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.82, Y:1, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12854016.

Hex triplet c42300 #c42300
RGB Decimal 196, 35, 0 rgb(196,35,0)
RGB Percent 76.9, 13.7, 0 rgb(76.9%,13.7%,0%)
CMYK 0, 82, 100, 23
HSL 10.7°, 100, 38.4 hsl(10.7,100%,38.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 10.7°, 100, 76.9
Web Safe cc3300 #cc3300
CIE-LAB 42.674, 60.322, 55.835
XYZ 23.367, 12.941, 1.268
xyY 0.622, 0.344, 12.941
CIE-LCH 42.674, 82.197, 42.788
CIE-LUV 42.674, 124.576, 32.173
Hunter-Lab 35.973, 52.995, 23.092
Binary 11000100, 00100011, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c42300

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Alternatives to #c42300

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#c42300 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c42300

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c42300;}
.background {background-color:#c42300;}
.border {border:1px solid #c42300;}

Shades and Tints of #c42300

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, #130300 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c42300

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a5d5a is the less saturated color, while #c42300 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c42300 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.

  • #4f4f4f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #66463f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #796d19 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #876700 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c72b2b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #945210 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9d4e00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c6281b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population