#dc0231 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #dc0231 is composed of 86.3% red, 0.8% green and 19.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 99.1% magenta, 77.7% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 347.1 degrees, a saturation of 98.2% and a lightness of 43.5%. #dc0231 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0462 with #b90000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0033.

    • R 86
    • G 1
    • B 19
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 99
    • Y 78
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#dc0231 color description : Vivid red.

#dc0231 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #dc0231 has RGB values of R:220, G:2, B:49 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.99, Y:0.78, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 14418481.

Hex triplet dc0231 #dc0231
RGB Decimal 220, 2, 49 rgb(220,2,49)
RGB Percent 86.3, 0.8, 19.2 rgb(86.3%,0.8%,19.2%)
CMYK 0, 99, 78, 14
HSL 347.1°, 98.2, 43.5 hsl(347.1,98.2%,43.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 347.1°, 99.1, 86.3
Web Safe cc0033 #cc0033
CIE-LAB 46.291, 72.287, 39.238
XYZ 30.093, 15.485, 4.31
xyY 0.603, 0.31, 15.485
CIE-LCH 46.291, 82.25, 28.493
CIE-LUV 46.291, 144.071, 22.805
Hunter-Lab 39.351, 67.642, 21.052
Binary 11011100, 00000010, 00110001

Color Schemes with #dc0231

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Alternatives to #dc0231

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#dc0231 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #dc0231

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CSS codes
.text {color:#dc0231;}
.background {background-color:#dc0231;}
.border {border:1px solid #dc0231;}

Shades and Tints of #dc0231

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, #060001 is the darkest color, while #fff2f5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #dc0231

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #76686b is the less saturated color, while #dc0231 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #dc0231 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.

  • #494949 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #663b44 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7e7553 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #916f2c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #dd1c13 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a04b46 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ac472e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #dc121e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population