#c42f00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c42f00 is composed of 76.9% red, 18.4% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 76% magenta, 100% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 14.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.4%. #c42f00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff5e00 with #890000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3300.

    • R 77
    • G 18
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 76
    • Y 100
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c42f00 color description : Strong red.

#c42f00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c42f00 has RGB values of R:196, G:47, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.76, Y:1, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12857088.

Hex triplet c42f00 #c42f00
RGB Decimal 196, 47, 0 rgb(196,47,0)
RGB Percent 76.9, 18.4, 0 rgb(76.9%,18.4%,0%)
CMYK 0, 76, 100, 23
HSL 14.4°, 100, 38.4 hsl(14.4,100%,38.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 14.4°, 100, 76.9
Web Safe cc3300 #cc3300
CIE-LAB 43.904, 56.867, 56.361
XYZ 23.783, 13.772, 1.406
xyY 0.61, 0.353, 13.772
CIE-LCH 43.904, 80.065, 44.744
CIE-LUV 43.904, 118.546, 34.27
Hunter-Lab 37.11, 49.451, 23.731
Binary 11000100, 00101111, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c42f00

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Alternatives to #c42f00

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#c42f00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c42f00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c42f00;}
.background {background-color:#c42f00;}
.border {border:1px solid #c42f00;}

Shades and Tints of #c42f00

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, #130500 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c42f00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a5e5a is the less saturated color, while #c42f00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c42f00 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.

  • #565656 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6c4e45 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7d6f18 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8b6a00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c73637 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96580f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9f5400 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c63323 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population