#c70217 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c70217 is composed of 78% red, 0.8% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 99% magenta, 88.4% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 353.6 degrees, a saturation of 98% and a lightness of 39.4%. #c70217 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff042e with #8f0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 78
    • G 1
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 99
    • Y 88
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#c70217 color description : Strong red.

#c70217 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c70217 has RGB values of R:199, G:2, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.99, Y:0.88, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 13042199.

Hex triplet c70217 #c70217
RGB Decimal 199, 2, 23 rgb(199,2,23)
RGB Percent 78, 0.8, 9 rgb(78%,0.8%,9%)
CMYK 0, 99, 88, 22
HSL 353.6°, 98, 39.4 hsl(353.6,98%,39.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 353.6°, 99, 78
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 41.612, 66.518, 47.222
XYZ 23.731, 12.251, 1.926
xyY 0.626, 0.323, 12.251
CIE-LCH 41.612, 81.575, 35.372
CIE-LUV 41.612, 133.752, 26.315
Hunter-Lab 35.001, 59.773, 21.239
Binary 11000111, 00000010, 00010111

Color Schemes with #c70217

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Alternatives to #c70217

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#c70217 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c70217

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c70217;}
.background {background-color:#c70217;}
.border {border:1px solid #c70217;}

Shades and Tints of #c70217

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, #050001 is the darkest color, while #fff0f2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c70217

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a5f60 is the less saturated color, while #c70217 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c70217 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.

  • #3f3f3f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5a3337 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #756a34 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #856500 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c91500 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #934429 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9d4108 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c80e08 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population