#c72e09 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c72e09 is composed of 78% red, 18% green and 3.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 76.9% magenta, 95.5% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 11.7 degrees, a saturation of 91.3% and a lightness of 40.8%. #c72e09 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff5c12 with #8f0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3300.

    • R 78
    • G 18
    • B 4
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    • C 0
    • M 77
    • Y 95
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#c72e09 color description : Strong red.

#c72e09 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c72e09 has RGB values of R:199, G:46, B:9 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.77, Y:0.95, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 13053449.

Hex triplet c72e09 #c72e09
RGB Decimal 199, 46, 9 rgb(199,46,9)
RGB Percent 78, 18, 3.5 rgb(78%,18%,3.5%)
CMYK 0, 77, 95, 22
HSL 11.7°, 91.3, 40.8 hsl(11.7,91.3%,40.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 11.7°, 95.5, 78
Web Safe cc3300 #cc3300
CIE-LAB 44.403, 58.201, 54.26
XYZ 24.581, 14.119, 1.689
xyY 0.609, 0.35, 14.119
CIE-LCH 44.403, 79.571, 42.993
CIE-LUV 44.403, 120.879, 33.469
Hunter-Lab 37.575, 51.014, 23.637
Binary 11000111, 00101110, 00001001

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Alternatives to #c72e09

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Shades and Tints of #c72e09

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, #0b0301 is the darkest color, while #fff9f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c72e09

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f6461 is the less saturated color, while #cf2901 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c72e09 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.

  • #585858 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6e5048 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7d7123 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8c6b00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ca3537 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #985819 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a25503 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c93226 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population