#c52a00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c52a00 is composed of 77.3% red, 16.5% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 78.7% magenta, 100% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 12.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.6%. #c52a00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff5400 with #8b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3300.

    • R 77
    • G 16
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 79
    • Y 100
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c52a00 color description : Strong red.

#c52a00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c52a00 has RGB values of R:197, G:42, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.79, Y:1, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12921344.

Hex triplet c52a00 #c52a00
RGB Decimal 197, 42, 0 rgb(197,42,0)
RGB Percent 77.3, 16.5, 0 rgb(77.3%,16.5%,0%)
CMYK 0, 79, 100, 23
HSL 12.8°, 100, 38.6 hsl(12.8,100%,38.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 12.8°, 100, 77.3
Web Safe cc3300 #cc3300
CIE-LAB 43.55, 58.711, 56.321
XYZ 23.855, 13.529, 1.355
xyY 0.616, 0.349, 13.529
CIE-LCH 43.55, 81.358, 43.81
CIE-LUV 43.55, 121.998, 33.458
Hunter-Lab 36.782, 51.398, 23.563
Binary 11000101, 00101010, 00000000

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Alternatives to #c52a00

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#c52a00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c52a00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c52a00;}
.background {background-color:#c52a00;}
.border {border:1px solid #c52a00;}

Shades and Tints of #c52a00

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 #c52a00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a5e5b is the less saturated color, while #c52a00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c52a00 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.

  • #545454 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6b4c43 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7c6f19 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8a6900 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c83132 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #965510 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9f5200 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c72f20 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population