#c42900 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c42900 is composed of 76.9% red, 16.1% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 79.1% magenta, 100% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 12.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.4%. #c42900 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff5200 with #890000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3300.

    • R 77
    • G 16
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 79
    • Y 100
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c42900 color description : Strong red.

#c42900 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c42900 has RGB values of R:196, G:41, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.79, Y:1, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12855552.

Hex triplet c42900 #c42900
RGB Decimal 196, 41, 0 rgb(196,41,0)
RGB Percent 76.9, 16.1, 0 rgb(76.9%,16.1%,0%)
CMYK 0, 79, 100, 23
HSL 12.6°, 100, 38.4 hsl(12.6,100%,38.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 12.6°, 100, 76.9
Web Safe cc3300 #cc3300
CIE-LAB 43.248, 58.702, 56.075
XYZ 23.559, 13.325, 1.331
xyY 0.616, 0.349, 13.325
CIE-LCH 43.248, 81.181, 43.689
CIE-LUV 43.248, 121.738, 33.155
Hunter-Lab 36.503, 51.325, 23.389
Binary 11000100, 00101001, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c42900

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Alternatives to #c42900

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#c42900 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c42900

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c42900;}
.background {background-color:#c42900;}
.border {border:1px solid #c42900;}

Shades and Tints of #c42900

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, #130400 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c42900

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a5e5a is the less saturated color, while #c42900 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c42900 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.

  • #535353 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6a4b42 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7b6e19 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #896800 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c73131 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #955510 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9e5100 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c62e1f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population