#cd0000 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #cd0000 is composed of 80.4% red, 0% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 100% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 40.2%. #cd0000 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0000 with #9b0000. 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

#cd0000 color description : Strong red.

#cd0000 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #cd0000 has RGB values of R:205, G:0, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:1, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 13434880.

Hex triplet cd0000 #cd0000
RGB Decimal 205, 0, 0 rgb(205,0,0)
RGB Percent 80.4, 0, 0 rgb(80.4%,0%,0%)
CMYK 0, 100, 100, 20
HSL 0°, 100, 40.2 hsl(0,100%,40.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 100, 80.4
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 42.737, 67.943, 57.008
XYZ 25.178, 12.983, 1.18
xyY 0.64, 0.33, 12.983
CIE-LCH 42.737, 88.691, 39.999
CIE-LUV 42.737, 140.487, 30.307
Hunter-Lab 36.031, 61.679, 23.28
Binary 11001101, 00000000, 00000000

Color Schemes with #cd0000

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Alternatives to #cd0000

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#cd0000 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #cd0000

This text has a font color of #cd0000.

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#cd0000 background color

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#cd0000 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#cd0000;}
.background {background-color:#cd0000;}
.border {border:1px solid #cd0000;}

Shades and Tints of #cd0000

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, #090000 is the darkest color, while #fff4f4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #cd0000

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6e5f5f is the less saturated color, while #cd0000 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #cd0000 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
  • #5a3131 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #796d1c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #876700 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ce1600 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #984512 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a14200 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cd0e00 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population