#c42c00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c42c00 is composed of 76.9% red, 17.3% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 77.6% magenta, 100% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 13.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.4%. #c42c00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff5800 with #890000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3300.

    • R 77
    • G 17
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 78
    • Y 100
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c42c00 color description : Strong red.

#c42c00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c42c00 has RGB values of R:196, G:44, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.78, Y:1, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12856320.

Hex triplet c42c00 #c42c00
RGB Decimal 196, 44, 0 rgb(196,44,0)
RGB Percent 76.9, 17.3, 0 rgb(76.9%,17.3%,0%)
CMYK 0, 78, 100, 23
HSL 13.5°, 100, 38.4 hsl(13.5,100%,38.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 13.5°, 100, 76.9
Web Safe cc3300 #cc3300
CIE-LAB 43.566, 57.81, 56.212
XYZ 23.667, 13.54, 1.367
xyY 0.614, 0.351, 13.54
CIE-LCH 43.566, 80.634, 44.197
CIE-LUV 43.566, 120.185, 33.696
Hunter-Lab 36.797, 50.412, 23.555
Binary 11000100, 00101100, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c42c00

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Alternatives to #c42c00

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#c42c00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c42c00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c42c00;}
.background {background-color:#c42c00;}
.border {border:1px solid #c42c00;}

Shades and Tints of #c42c00

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 #c42c00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a5e5a is the less saturated color, while #c42c00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c42c00 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.

  • #545454 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6a4c43 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7c6f19 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8a6900 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c73334 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96560f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9f5300 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c63021 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population