#ec1521 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ec1521 is composed of 92.5% red, 8.2% green and 12.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 91.1% magenta, 86% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 356.7 degrees, a saturation of 85% and a lightness of 50.4%. #ec1521 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff2a42 with #d90000. Closest websafe color is: #ff0033.

    • R 93
    • G 8
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 91
    • Y 86
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#ec1521 color description : Vivid red.

#ec1521 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ec1521 has RGB values of R:236, G:21, B:33 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.91, Y:0.86, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 15471905.

Hex triplet ec1521 #ec1521
RGB Decimal 236, 21, 33 rgb(236,21,33)
RGB Percent 92.5, 8.2, 12.9 rgb(92.5%,8.2%,12.9%)
CMYK 0, 91, 86, 7
HSL 356.7°, 85, 50.4 hsl(356.7,85%,50.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 356.7°, 91.1, 92.5
Web Safe ff0033 #ff0033
CIE-LAB 50.078, 74.031, 52.488
XYZ 35.137, 18.484, 3.156
xyY 0.619, 0.326, 18.484
CIE-LCH 50.078, 90.75, 35.336
CIE-LUV 50.078, 155.48, 31.581
Hunter-Lab 42.993, 70.646, 25.742
Binary 11101100, 00010101, 00100001

Color Schemes with #ec1521

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Alternatives to #ec1521

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#ec1521 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ec1521

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ec1521;}
.background {background-color:#ec1521;}
.border {border:1px solid #ec1521;}

Shades and Tints of #ec1521

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, #020000 is the darkest color, while #feeff0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ec1521

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #818080 is the less saturated color, while #f60b18 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ec1521 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.

  • #575757 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #754a4c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8b7e40 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9d780d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ec231e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #ae5834 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ba5414 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ec1e1f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population