#c51900 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c51900 is composed of 77.3% red, 9.8% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 87.3% magenta, 100% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 7.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.6%. #c51900 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff3200 with #8b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 77
    • G 10
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 87
    • Y 100
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c51900 color description : Strong red.

#c51900 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c51900 has RGB values of R:197, G:25, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.87, Y:1, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12916992.

Hex triplet c51900 #c51900
RGB Decimal 197, 25, 0 rgb(197,25,0)
RGB Percent 77.3, 9.8, 0 rgb(77.3%,9.8%,0%)
CMYK 0, 87, 100, 23
HSL 7.6°, 100, 38.6 hsl(7.6,100%,38.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 7.6°, 100, 77.3
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 42.106, 62.805, 55.733
XYZ 23.375, 12.569, 1.195
xyY 0.629, 0.338, 12.569
CIE-LCH 42.106, 83.968, 41.586
CIE-LUV 42.106, 129.21, 30.979
Hunter-Lab 35.452, 55.65, 22.818
Binary 11000101, 00011001, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c51900

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Alternatives to #c51900

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#c51900 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c51900

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c51900;}
.background {background-color:#c51900;}
.border {border:1px solid #c51900;}

Shades and Tints of #c51900

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 #ffefec is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c51900

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a5d5b is the less saturated color, while #c51900 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c51900 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.

  • #4a4a4a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #63403b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #786b1a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #866600 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c82320 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #944d10 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9c4a00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c71f14 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population