#c90717 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c90717 is composed of 78.8% red, 2.7% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 96.5% magenta, 88.6% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 355.1 degrees, a saturation of 93.3% and a lightness of 40.8%. #c90717 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0e2e with #930000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 79
    • G 3
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 97
    • Y 89
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#c90717 color description : Strong red.

#c90717 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c90717 has RGB values of R:201, G:7, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.97, Y:0.89, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 13174551.

Hex triplet c90717 #c90717
RGB Decimal 201, 7, 23 rgb(201,7,23)
RGB Percent 78.8, 2.7, 9 rgb(78.8%,2.7%,9%)
CMYK 0, 97, 89, 21
HSL 355.1°, 93.3, 40.8 hsl(355.1,93.3%,40.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 355.1°, 96.5, 78.8
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 42.207, 66.531, 47.863
XYZ 24.319, 12.635, 1.969
xyY 0.625, 0.325, 12.635
CIE-LCH 42.207, 81.959, 35.732
CIE-LUV 42.207, 134.346, 26.959
Hunter-Lab 35.545, 59.923, 21.598
Binary 11001001, 00000111, 00010111

Color Schemes with #c90717

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Alternatives to #c90717

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#c90717 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c90717

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c90717;}
.background {background-color:#c90717;}
.border {border:1px solid #c90717;}

Shades and Tints of #c90717

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, #0b0001 is the darkest color, while #fff7f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c90717

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #696767 is the less saturated color, while #c90717 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c90717 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.

  • #434343 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5e373a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #776b34 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #866600 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #cb170d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #944729 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9e4308 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ca1110 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population