#c47979 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c47979 is composed of 76.9% red, 47.5% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 38.3% magenta, 38.3% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 38.9% and a lightness of 62.2%. #c47979 color hex could be obtained by blending #fff2f2 with #890000. Closest websafe color is: #cc6666.

    • R 77
    • G 47
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 38
    • Y 38
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c47979 color description : Slightly desaturated red.

#c47979 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c47979 has RGB values of R:196, G:121, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.38, Y:0.38, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12876153.

Hex triplet c47979 #c47979
RGB Decimal 196, 121, 121 rgb(196,121,121)
RGB Percent 76.9, 47.5, 47.5 rgb(76.9%,47.5%,47.5%)
CMYK 0, 38, 38, 23
HSL 0°, 38.9, 62.2 hsl(0,38.9%,62.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 38.3, 76.9
Web Safe cc6666 #cc6666
CIE-LAB 58.782, 29.275, 12.438
XYZ 33.054, 26.793, 21.519
xyY 0.406, 0.329, 26.793
CIE-LCH 58.782, 31.808, 23.018
CIE-LUV 58.782, 51.086, 11.016
Hunter-Lab 51.762, 23.402, 11.585
Binary 11000100, 01111001, 01111001

Color Schemes with #c47979

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Alternatives to #c47979

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#c47979 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c47979

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c47979;}
.background {background-color:#c47979;}
.border {border:1px solid #c47979;}

Shades and Tints of #c47979

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, #020101 is the darkest color, while #faf4f4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c47979

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9f9e9e is the less saturated color, while #f84545 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c47979 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.

  • #8f8f8f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9a8b8b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #989288 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a98e7c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c77e87 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a88983 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b2867b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c67c82 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population