#c51c00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c51c00 is composed of 77.3% red, 11% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 85.8% magenta, 100% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 8.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.6%. #c51c00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff3800 with #8b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3300.

    • R 77
    • G 11
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 86
    • Y 100
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c51c00 color description : Strong red.

#c51c00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c51c00 has RGB values of R:197, G:28, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.86, Y:1, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12917760.

Hex triplet c51c00 #c51c00
RGB Decimal 197, 28, 0 rgb(197,28,0)
RGB Percent 77.3, 11, 0 rgb(77.3%,11%,0%)
CMYK 0, 86, 100, 23
HSL 8.5°, 100, 38.6 hsl(8.5,100%,38.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 8.5°, 100, 77.3
Web Safe cc3300 #cc3300
CIE-LAB 42.314, 62.211, 55.814
XYZ 23.443, 12.704, 1.218
xyY 0.627, 0.34, 12.704
CIE-LCH 42.314, 83.579, 41.897
CIE-LUV 42.314, 128.158, 31.338
Hunter-Lab 35.643, 55.027, 22.924
Binary 11000101, 00011100, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c51c00

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Alternatives to #c51c00

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#c51c00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c51c00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c51c00;}
.background {background-color:#c51c00;}
.border {border:1px solid #c51c00;}

Shades and Tints of #c51c00

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 #c51c00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a5d5b is the less saturated color, while #c51c00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c51c00 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.

  • #4b4b4b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #63423c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #786c1a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #866600 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c82524 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #944f10 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9d4b00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c72216 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population