#c70028 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c70028 is composed of 78% red, 0% green and 15.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 79.9% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 347.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39%. #c70028 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0050 with #8f0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0033.

    • R 78
    • G 0
    • B 16
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 80
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#c70028 color description : Strong red.

#c70028 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c70028 has RGB values of R:199, G:0, B:40 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.8, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 13041704.

Hex triplet c70028 #c70028
RGB Decimal 199, 0, 40 rgb(199,0,40)
RGB Percent 78, 0, 15.7 rgb(78%,0%,15.7%)
CMYK 0, 100, 80, 22
HSL 347.9°, 100, 39 hsl(347.9,100%,39%)
HSV (or HSB) 347.9°, 100, 78
Web Safe cc0033 #cc0033
CIE-LAB 41.687, 67.106, 38.253
XYZ 23.937, 12.298, 3.121
xyY 0.608, 0.312, 12.298
CIE-LCH 41.687, 77.243, 29.685
CIE-LUV 41.687, 131.054, 21.633
Hunter-Lab 35.069, 60.469, 19.272
Binary 11000111, 00000000, 00101000

Color Schemes with #c70028

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Alternatives to #c70028

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#c70028 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c70028

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c70028;}
.background {background-color:#c70028;}
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Shades and Tints of #c70028

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, #030001 is the darkest color, while #ffeef2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c70028

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b5c5f is the less saturated color, while #c70028 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c70028 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.

  • #404040 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5b333b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #736a47 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #846524 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c9170c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #91433c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9c4025 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c80e16 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population