#c70017 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c70017 is composed of 78% red, 0% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 88.4% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 353.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39%. #c70017 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff002e with #8f0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 78
    • G 0
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 88
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#c70017 color description : Strong red.

#c70017 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c70017 has RGB values of R:199, G:0, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.88, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 13041687.

Hex triplet c70017 #c70017
RGB Decimal 199, 0, 23 rgb(199,0,23)
RGB Percent 78, 0, 9 rgb(78%,0%,9%)
CMYK 0, 100, 88, 22
HSL 353.1°, 100, 39 hsl(353.1,100%,39%)
HSV (or HSB) 353.1°, 100, 78
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 41.543, 66.716, 47.17
XYZ 23.709, 12.207, 1.918
xyY 0.627, 0.323, 12.207
CIE-LCH 41.543, 81.707, 35.262
CIE-LUV 41.543, 134.098, 26.192
Hunter-Lab 34.939, 59.986, 21.202
Binary 11000111, 00000000, 00010111

Color Schemes with #c70017

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Alternatives to #c70017

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#c70017 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c70017

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c70017;}
.background {background-color:#c70017;}
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Shades and Tints of #c70017

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 #ffeef0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c70017

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b5c5e is the less saturated color, while #c70017 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c70017 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.

  • #3e3e3e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #593236 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #756a34 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #846500 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c91500 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #924329 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9c4008 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c80d08 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population