#c50215 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c50215 is composed of 77.3% red, 0.8% green and 8.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 99% magenta, 89.3% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 354.2 degrees, a saturation of 98% and a lightness of 39%. #c50215 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff042a with #8b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 77
    • G 1
    • B 8
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 99
    • Y 89
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c50215 color description : Strong red.

#c50215 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c50215 has RGB values of R:197, G:2, B:21 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.99, Y:0.89, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12911125.

Hex triplet c50215 #c50215
RGB Decimal 197, 2, 21 rgb(197,2,21)
RGB Percent 77.3, 0.8, 8.2 rgb(77.3%,0.8%,8.2%)
CMYK 0, 99, 89, 23
HSL 354.2°, 98, 39 hsl(354.2,98%,39%)
HSV (or HSB) 354.2°, 99, 77.3
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 41.17, 65.986, 47.626
XYZ 23.184, 11.971, 1.799
xyY 0.627, 0.324, 11.971
CIE-LCH 41.17, 81.378, 35.82
CIE-LUV 41.17, 132.57, 26.371
Hunter-Lab 34.599, 59.062, 21.136
Binary 11000101, 00000010, 00010101

Color Schemes with #c50215

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Alternatives to #c50215

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#c50215 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c50215

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c50215;}
.background {background-color:#c50215;}
.border {border:1px solid #c50215;}

Shades and Tints of #c50215

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, #030000 is the darkest color, while #ffeef0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c50215

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #695e5f is the less saturated color, while #c50215 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c50215 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.

  • #3e3e3e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #593236 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #746931 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #836400 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c71500 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #914327 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9b4007 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c60e07 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population