#ec162b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ec162b is composed of 92.5% red, 8.6% green and 16.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 90.7% magenta, 81.8% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 354.1 degrees, a saturation of 84.9% and a lightness of 50.6%. #ec162b color hex could be obtained by blending #ff2c56 with #d90000. Closest websafe color is: #ff0033.

    • R 93
    • G 9
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 91
    • Y 82
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#ec162b color description : Vivid red.

#ec162b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ec162b has RGB values of R:236, G:22, B:43 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.91, Y:0.82, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 15472171.

Hex triplet ec162b #ec162b
RGB Decimal 236, 22, 43 rgb(236,22,43)
RGB Percent 92.5, 8.6, 16.9 rgb(92.5%,8.6%,16.9%)
CMYK 0, 91, 82, 7
HSL 354.1°, 84.9, 50.6 hsl(354.1,84.9%,50.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 354.1°, 90.7, 92.5
Web Safe ff0033 #ff0033
CIE-LAB 50.199, 74.12, 47.577
XYZ 35.317, 18.586, 4.013
xyY 0.61, 0.321, 18.586
CIE-LCH 50.199, 88.076, 32.696
CIE-LUV 50.199, 153.558, 29.068
Hunter-Lab 43.111, 70.784, 24.658
Binary 11101100, 00010110, 00101011

Color Schemes with #ec162b

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Alternatives to #ec162b

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#ec162b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ec162b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ec162b;}
.background {background-color:#ec162b;}
.border {border:1px solid #ec162b;}

Shades and Tints of #ec162b

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, #030000 is the darkest color, while #fef0f1 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ec162b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #818181 is the less saturated color, while #f60c23 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ec162b 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.

  • #585858 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #764b4f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8a7e4b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9d7822 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ec2622 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #ad583f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ba5425 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ec2025 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population