#c5281b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c5281b is composed of 77.3% red, 15.7% green and 10.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 79.7% magenta, 86.3% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 4.6 degrees, a saturation of 75.9% and a lightness of 43.9%. #c5281b color hex could be obtained by blending #ff5036 with #8b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3333.

    • R 77
    • G 16
    • B 11
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 80
    • Y 86
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c5281b color description : Strong red.

#c5281b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c5281b has RGB values of R:197, G:40, B:27 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.8, Y:0.86, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12920859.

Hex triplet c5281b #c5281b
RGB Decimal 197, 40, 27 rgb(197,40,27)
RGB Percent 77.3, 15.7, 10.6 rgb(77.3%,15.7%,10.6%)
CMYK 0, 80, 86, 23
HSL 4.6°, 75.9, 43.9 hsl(4.6,75.9%,43.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 4.6°, 86.3, 77.3
Web Safe cc3333 #cc3333
CIE-LAB 43.463, 59.652, 46.649
XYZ 23.984, 13.47, 2.374
xyY 0.602, 0.338, 13.47
CIE-LCH 43.463, 75.727, 38.026
CIE-LUV 43.463, 120.701, 29.164
Hunter-Lab 36.702, 52.419, 21.856
Binary 11000101, 00101000, 00011011

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Alternatives to #c5281b

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.text {color:#c5281b;}
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Shades and Tints of #c5281b

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, #070101 is the darkest color, while #fef6f5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c5281b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #776a69 is the less saturated color, while #df1201 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c5281b 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.

  • #555555 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6b4c49 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7a6e35 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8a6911 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c83132 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95552b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9f5115 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c72e29 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population