#cb0000 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #cb0000 is composed of 79.6% red, 0% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 100% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39.8%. #cb0000 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0000 with #970000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 80
    • G 0
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 100
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#cb0000 color description : Strong red.

#cb0000 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #cb0000 has RGB values of R:203, G:0, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:1, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 13303808.

Hex triplet cb0000 #cb0000
RGB Decimal 203, 0, 0 rgb(203,0,0)
RGB Percent 79.6, 0, 0 rgb(79.6%,0%,0%)
CMYK 0, 100, 100, 20
HSL 0°, 100, 39.8 hsl(0,100%,39.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 100, 79.6
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 42.307, 67.446, 56.592
XYZ 24.63, 12.7, 1.155
xyY 0.64, 0.33, 12.7
CIE-LCH 42.307, 88.043, 39.999
CIE-LUV 42.307, 139.075, 30.003
Hunter-Lab 35.637, 61.004, 23.025
Binary 11001011, 00000000, 00000000

Color Schemes with #cb0000

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Alternatives to #cb0000

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#cb0000 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #cb0000

This text has a font color of #cb0000.

<span style="color:#cb0000;">Text here</span>
#cb0000 background color

This paragraph has a background color of #cb0000.

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#cb0000 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#cb0000;}
.background {background-color:#cb0000;}
.border {border:1px solid #cb0000;}

Shades and Tints of #cb0000

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, #070000 is the darkest color, while #fff2f2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #cb0000

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6d5e5e is the less saturated color, while #cb0000 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #cb0000 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.

  • #3d3d3d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #593131 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #786c1c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #866600 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #cc1600 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #964412 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9f4100 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cb0e00 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population