#c50557 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c50557 is composed of 77.3% red, 2% green and 34.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 97.5% magenta, 55.8% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 334.4 degrees, a saturation of 95% and a lightness of 39.6%. #c50557 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0aae with #8b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0066.

    • R 77
    • G 2
    • B 34
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 97
    • Y 56
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c50557 color description : Strong pink.

#c50557 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c50557 has RGB values of R:197, G:5, B:87 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.97, Y:0.56, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12911959.

Hex triplet c50557 #c50557
RGB Decimal 197, 5, 87 rgb(197,5,87)
RGB Percent 77.3, 2, 34.1 rgb(77.3%,2%,34.1%)
CMYK 0, 97, 56, 23
HSL 334.4°, 95, 39.6 hsl(334.4,95%,39.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 334.4°, 97.5, 77.3
Web Safe cc0066 #cc0066
CIE-LAB 42.262, 68.381, 9.749
XYZ 24.802, 12.67, 10.156
xyY 0.521, 0.266, 12.67
CIE-LCH 42.262, 69.073, 8.114
CIE-LUV 42.262, 113.483, -1.931
Hunter-Lab 35.595, 62.083, 8
Binary 11000101, 00000101, 01010111

Color Schemes with #c50557

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Alternatives to #c50557

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#c50557 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c50557

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c50557;}
.background {background-color:#c50557;}
.border {border:1px solid #c50557;}

Shades and Tints of #c50557

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, #060003 is the darkest color, while #fff2f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c50557

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686265 is the less saturated color, while #c50557 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c50557 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.

  • #484848 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #613b4b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #666a80 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7d6754 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c52b2a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #894571 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #974355 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c51d3a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population