#cc3333 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #cc3333 (also known as Persian red) is composed of 80% red, 20% green and 20% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 75% magenta, 75% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 60% and a lightness of 50%. #cc3333 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff6666 with #990000. #cc3333 (or #c33) is a websafe color.

    • R 80
    • G 20
    • B 20
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 75
    • Y 75
    • K 20
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#cc3333 color description : Strong red.

#cc3333 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #cc3333 has RGB values of R:204, G:51, B:51 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.75, Y:0.75, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 13382451.

Hex triplet cc3333 #cc3333
RGB Decimal 204, 51, 51 rgb(204,51,51)
RGB Percent 80, 20, 20 rgb(80%,20%,20%)
CMYK 0, 75, 75, 20
HSL 0°, 60, 50 hsl(0,60%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 75, 80
Web Safe cc3333 #cc3333
CIE-LAB 46.241, 59.119, 37.112
XYZ 26.684, 15.447, 4.708
xyY 0.57, 0.33, 15.447
CIE-LCH 46.241, 69.803, 32.119
CIE-LUV 46.241, 116.519, 25.136
Hunter-Lab 39.303, 52.411, 20.409
Binary 11001100, 00110011, 00110011

Color Schemes with #cc3333

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Alternatives to #cc3333

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#cc3333 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #cc3333

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#cc3333 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#cc3333;}
.background {background-color:#cc3333;}
.border {border:1px solid #cc3333;}

Shades and Tints of #cc3333

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, #100404 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #cc3333

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #877878 is the less saturated color, while #fd0202 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #cc3333 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.

  • #616161 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #765858 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7e754e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #906f32 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ce3d3f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9a5d44 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a65932 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cd393a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population