#e74540 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #e74540 is composed of 90.6% red, 27.1% green and 25.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 70.1% magenta, 72.3% yellow and 9.4% black. It has a hue angle of 1.8 degrees, a saturation of 77.7% and a lightness of 57.8%. #e74540 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff8a80 with #cf0000. Closest websafe color is: #ff3333.

    • R 91
    • G 27
    • B 25
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 70
    • Y 72
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#e74540 color description : Bright red.

#e74540 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #e74540 has RGB values of R:231, G:69, B:64 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.7, Y:0.72, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 15156544.

Hex triplet e74540 #e74540
RGB Decimal 231, 69, 64 rgb(231,69,64)
RGB Percent 90.6, 27.1, 25.1 rgb(90.6%,27.1%,25.1%)
CMYK 0, 70, 72, 9
HSL 1.8°, 77.7, 57.8 hsl(1.8,77.7%,57.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 1.8°, 72.3, 90.6
Web Safe ff3333 #ff3333
CIE-LAB 53.621, 61.707, 39.434
XYZ 36.01, 21.619, 7.127
xyY 0.556, 0.334, 21.619
CIE-LCH 53.621, 73.231, 32.581
CIE-LUV 53.621, 125.154, 28.891
Hunter-Lab 46.497, 56.873, 23.46
Binary 11100111, 01000101, 01000000

Color Schemes with #e74540

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Alternatives to #e74540

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#e74540 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #e74540

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CSS codes
.text {color:#e74540;}
.background {background-color:#e74540;}
.border {border:1px solid #e74540;}

Shades and Tints of #e74540

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, #010000 is the darkest color, while #fdefee is the lightest one.

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Tones of #e74540

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #949393 is the less saturated color, while #f8352f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #e74540 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.

  • #757575 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8c6b6a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #91865b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a5803e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #e84d51 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b06e51 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bd6a3f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #e74a4a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population