#ca172e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ca172e is composed of 79.2% red, 9% green and 18% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 88.6% magenta, 77.2% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 352.3 degrees, a saturation of 79.6% and a lightness of 44.1%. #ca172e color hex could be obtained by blending #ff2e5c with #950000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0033.

    • R 79
    • G 9
    • B 18
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 89
    • Y 77
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#ca172e color description : Strong red.

#ca172e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ca172e has RGB values of R:202, G:23, B:46 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.89, Y:0.77, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 13244206.

Hex triplet ca172e #ca172e
RGB Decimal 202, 23, 46 rgb(202,23,46)
RGB Percent 79.2, 9, 18 rgb(79.2%,9%,18%)
CMYK 0, 89, 77, 21
HSL 352.3°, 79.6, 44.1 hsl(352.3,79.6%,44.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 352.3°, 88.6, 79.2
Web Safe cc0033 #cc0033
CIE-LAB 43.315, 65.363, 36.677
XYZ 25.158, 13.37, 3.841
xyY 0.594, 0.316, 13.37
CIE-LCH 43.315, 74.95, 29.298
CIE-LUV 43.315, 127.463, 21.9
Hunter-Lab 36.565, 58.826, 19.368
Binary 11001010, 00010111, 00101110

Color Schemes with #ca172e

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Alternatives to #ca172e

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#ca172e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ca172e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ca172e;}
.background {background-color:#ca172e;}
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Shades and Tints of #ca172e

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, #080102 is the darkest color, while #fef6f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ca172e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #736e6e is the less saturated color, while #db0621 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ca172e 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.

  • #4f4f4f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #684448 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #776e4d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #88692b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #cc2725 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #954e41 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a04b2c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cb2128 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population