#c70000 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c70000 is composed of 78% red, 0% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 100% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39%. #c70000 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0000 with #8f0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 78
    • G 0
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 100
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#c70000 color description : Strong red.

#c70000 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c70000 has RGB values of R:199, G:0, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:1, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 13041664.

Hex triplet c70000 #c70000
RGB Decimal 199, 0, 0 rgb(199,0,0)
RGB Percent 78, 0, 0 rgb(78%,0%,0%)
CMYK 0, 100, 100, 22
HSL 0°, 100, 39 hsl(0,100%,39%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 100, 78
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 41.446, 66.449, 55.756
XYZ 23.555, 12.145, 1.104
xyY 0.64, 0.33, 12.145
CIE-LCH 41.446, 86.742, 39.999
CIE-LUV 41.446, 136.243, 29.392
Hunter-Lab 34.85, 59.657, 22.517
Binary 11000111, 00000000, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c70000

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Alternatives to #c70000

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#c70000 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c70000

This text has a font color of #c70000.

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#c70000 background color

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#c70000 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c70000;}
.background {background-color:#c70000;}
.border {border:1px solid #c70000;}

Shades and Tints of #c70000

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, #030000 is the darkest color, while #ffeeee is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c70000

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b5c5c is the less saturated color, while #c70000 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c70000 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.

  • #3c3c3c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #583030 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #766a1c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #846500 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c81600 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #934311 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9c4000 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c70e00 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population