#c51e0e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c51e0e is composed of 77.3% red, 11.8% green and 5.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 84.8% magenta, 92.9% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 5.2 degrees, a saturation of 86.7% and a lightness of 41.4%. #c51e0e color hex could be obtained by blending #ff3c1c with #8b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3300.

    • R 77
    • G 12
    • B 5
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 85
    • Y 93
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c51e0e color description : Strong red.

#c51e0e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c51e0e has RGB values of R:197, G:30, B:14 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.85, Y:0.93, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12918286.

Hex triplet c51e0e #c51e0e
RGB Decimal 197, 30, 14 rgb(197,30,14)
RGB Percent 77.3, 11.8, 5.5 rgb(77.3%,11.8%,5.5%)
CMYK 0, 85, 93, 23
HSL 5.2°, 86.7, 41.4 hsl(5.2,86.7%,41.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 5.2°, 92.9, 77.3
Web Safe cc3300 #cc3300
CIE-LAB 42.511, 61.929, 51.374
XYZ 23.571, 12.834, 1.652
xyY 0.619, 0.337, 12.834
CIE-LCH 42.511, 80.465, 39.678
CIE-LUV 42.511, 126.404, 29.97
Hunter-Lab 35.824, 54.754, 22.343
Binary 11000101, 00011110, 00001110

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Alternatives to #c51e0e

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#c51e0e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c51e0e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c51e0e;}
.background {background-color:#c51e0e;}
.border {border:1px solid #c51e0e;}

Shades and Tints of #c51e0e

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, #0e0201 is the darkest color, while #fffbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c51e0e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6c6867 is the less saturated color, while #cd1706 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c51e0e 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.

  • #4e4e4e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #664441 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #786c28 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #876700 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c82827 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94501f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9d4c05 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c7241e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population