#c50009 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c50009 is composed of 77.3% red, 0% green and 3.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 95.4% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 357.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.6%. #c50009 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0012 with #8b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 77
    • G 0
    • B 4
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 95
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c50009 color description : Strong red.

#c50009 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c50009 has RGB values of R:197, G:0, B:9 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.95, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12910601.

Hex triplet c50009 #c50009
RGB Decimal 197, 0, 9 rgb(197,0,9)
RGB Percent 77.3, 0, 3.5 rgb(77.3%,0%,3.5%)
CMYK 0, 100, 95, 23
HSL 357.3°, 100, 38.6 hsl(357.3,100%,38.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 357.3°, 100, 77.3
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 41.046, 66.036, 52.19
XYZ 23.077, 11.893, 1.339
xyY 0.636, 0.328, 11.893
CIE-LCH 41.046, 84.17, 38.32
CIE-LUV 41.046, 134.124, 28.043
Hunter-Lab 34.486, 59.092, 21.838
Binary 11000101, 00000000, 00001001

Color Schemes with #c50009

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Alternatives to #c50009

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#c50009 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c50009

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c50009;}
.background {background-color:#c50009;}
.border {border:1px solid #c50009;}

Shades and Tints of #c50009

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, #010000 is the darkest color, while #ffeced is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c50009

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a5b5c is the less saturated color, while #c50009 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c50009 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.

  • #3c3c3c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #573032 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #746926 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #836400 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c61500 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92421b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9b3f03 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c60d03 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population