#c8422e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c8422e is composed of 78.4% red, 25.9% green and 18% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 67% magenta, 77% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 7.8 degrees, a saturation of 62.6% and a lightness of 48.2%. #c8422e color hex could be obtained by blending #ff845c with #910000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3333.

    • R 78
    • G 26
    • B 18
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    • C 0
    • M 67
    • Y 77
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#c8422e color description : Strong red.

#c8422e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c8422e has RGB values of R:200, G:66, B:46 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.67, Y:0.77, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 13124142.

Hex triplet c8422e #c8422e
RGB Decimal 200, 66, 46 rgb(200,66,46)
RGB Percent 78.4, 25.9, 18 rgb(78.4%,25.9%,18%)
CMYK 0, 67, 77, 22
HSL 7.8°, 62.6, 48.2 hsl(7.8,62.6%,48.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 7.8°, 77, 78.4
Web Safe cc3333 #cc3333
CIE-LAB 47.464, 52.11, 40.983
XYZ 26.262, 16.376, 4.363
xyY 0.559, 0.348, 16.376
CIE-LCH 47.464, 66.295, 38.184
CIE-LUV 47.464, 105.365, 30.123
Hunter-Lab 40.467, 45.023, 21.935
Binary 11001000, 01000010, 00101110

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#c8422e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c8422e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c8422e;}
.background {background-color:#c8422e;}
.border {border:1px solid #c8422e;}

Shades and Tints of #c8422e

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, #090302 is the darkest color, while #fdf8f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c8422e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c7a7a is the less saturated color, while #ee2608 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c8422e 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.

  • #686868 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7b605c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #837845 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #94722e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #cb494c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9c643d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7602e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ca4641 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population