#c42620 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c42620 is composed of 76.9% red, 14.9% green and 12.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 80.6% magenta, 83.7% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 2.2 degrees, a saturation of 71.9% and a lightness of 44.7%. #c42620 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff4c40 with #890000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3333.

    • R 77
    • G 15
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 81
    • Y 84
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c42620 color description : Strong red.

#c42620 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c42620 has RGB values of R:196, G:38, B:32 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.81, Y:0.84, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12854816.

Hex triplet c42620 #c42620
RGB Decimal 196, 38, 32 rgb(196,38,32)
RGB Percent 76.9, 14.9, 12.5 rgb(76.9%,14.9%,12.5%)
CMYK 0, 81, 84, 23
HSL 2.2°, 71.9, 44.7 hsl(2.2,71.9%,44.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 2.2°, 83.7, 76.9
Web Safe cc3333 #cc3333
CIE-LAB 43.107, 60.026, 43.796
XYZ 23.72, 13.229, 2.671
xyY 0.599, 0.334, 13.229
CIE-LCH 43.107, 74.304, 36.115
CIE-LUV 43.107, 120.132, 27.427
Hunter-Lab 36.372, 52.758, 21.106
Binary 11000100, 00100110, 00100000

Color Schemes with #c42620

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Alternatives to #c42620

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#c42620 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c42620

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c42620;}
.background {background-color:#c42620;}
.border {border:1px solid #c42620;}

Shades and Tints of #c42620

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, #0b0202 is the darkest color, while #fef9f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c42620

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #756f6f is the less saturated color, while #de0e06 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c42620 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.

  • #555555 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6b4c4a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #786d3a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #88681b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c73031 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #945331 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9e501d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c62c2a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population