#c51f09 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c51f09 is composed of 77.3% red, 12.2% green and 3.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 84.3% magenta, 95.4% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 7 degrees, a saturation of 91.3% and a lightness of 40.4%. #c51f09 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff3e12 with #8b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3300.

    • R 77
    • G 12
    • B 4
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 84
    • Y 95
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c51f09 color description : Strong red.

#c51f09 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c51f09 has RGB values of R:197, G:31, B:9 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.84, Y:0.95, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12918537.

Hex triplet c51f09 #c51f09
RGB Decimal 197, 31, 9 rgb(197,31,9)
RGB Percent 77.3, 12.2, 3.5 rgb(77.3%,12.2%,3.5%)
CMYK 0, 84, 95, 23
HSL 7°, 91.3, 40.4 hsl(7,91.3%,40.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 7°, 95.4, 77.3
Web Safe cc3300 #cc3300
CIE-LAB 42.571, 61.653, 53.015
XYZ 23.567, 12.873, 1.502
xyY 0.621, 0.339, 12.873
CIE-LCH 42.571, 81.312, 40.692
CIE-LUV 42.571, 126.39, 30.718
Hunter-Lab 35.879, 54.456, 22.633
Binary 11000101, 00011111, 00001001

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Alternatives to #c51f09

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Shades and Tints of #c51f09

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, #090100 is the darkest color, while #fff7f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c51f09

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6e6260 is the less saturated color, while #cd1901 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c51f09 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
  • #664540 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #796c24 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #876700 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c82827 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94501a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9d4d03 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c7251c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population