#c52500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c52500 is composed of 77.3% red, 14.5% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 81.2% magenta, 100% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 11.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.6%. #c52500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff4a00 with #8b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3300.

    • R 77
    • G 15
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 81
    • Y 100
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c52500 color description : Strong red.

#c52500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c52500 has RGB values of R:197, G:37, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.81, Y:1, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12920064.

Hex triplet c52500 #c52500
RGB Decimal 197, 37, 0 rgb(197,37,0)
RGB Percent 77.3, 14.5, 0 rgb(77.3%,14.5%,0%)
CMYK 0, 81, 100, 23
HSL 11.3°, 100, 38.6 hsl(11.3,100%,38.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 11.3°, 100, 77.3
Web Safe cc3300 #cc3300
CIE-LAB 43.058, 60.098, 56.113
XYZ 23.689, 13.197, 1.3
xyY 0.62, 0.346, 13.197
CIE-LCH 43.058, 82.222, 43.036
CIE-LUV 43.058, 124.429, 32.616
Hunter-Lab 36.327, 52.828, 23.307
Binary 11000101, 00100101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c52500

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Alternatives to #c52500

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#c52500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c52500

This text has a font color of #c52500.

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#c52500 background color

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#c52500 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c52500;}
.background {background-color:#c52500;}
.border {border:1px solid #c52500;}

Shades and Tints of #c52500

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 #fff0ec is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c52500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a5e5b is the less saturated color, while #c52500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c52500 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.

  • #515151 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #684841 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7a6d19 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #886800 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c82d2d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #955310 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9e4f00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c72a1d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population