#dc0517 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #dc0517 is composed of 86.3% red, 2% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 97.7% magenta, 89.5% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 355 degrees, a saturation of 95.6% and a lightness of 44.1%. #dc0517 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0a2e with #b90000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 86
    • G 2
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 98
    • Y 90
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#dc0517 color description : Vivid red.

#dc0517 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #dc0517 has RGB values of R:220, G:5, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.98, Y:0.9, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 14419223.

Hex triplet dc0517 #dc0517
RGB Decimal 220, 5, 23 rgb(220,5,23)
RGB Percent 86.3, 2, 9 rgb(86.3%,2%,9%)
CMYK 0, 98, 90, 14
HSL 355°, 95.6, 44.1 hsl(355,95.6%,44.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 355°, 97.7, 86.3
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 46.164, 71.445, 52.574
XYZ 29.726, 15.39, 2.216
xyY 0.628, 0.325, 15.39
CIE-LCH 46.164, 88.703, 36.348
CIE-LUV 46.164, 148.302, 30.002
Hunter-Lab 39.23, 66.602, 24.112
Binary 11011100, 00000101, 00010111

Color Schemes with #dc0517

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Alternatives to #dc0517

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#dc0517 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #dc0517

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CSS codes
.text {color:#dc0517;}
.background {background-color:#dc0517;}
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Shades and Tints of #dc0517

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, #090001 is the darkest color, while #fff5f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #dc0517

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #746d6d is the less saturated color, while #dc0517 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #dc0517 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.

  • #474747 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #653a3d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #817535 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #926f00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #dd1700 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a24c2a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ad4808 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #dc1008 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population