#ec1820 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ec1820 is composed of 92.5% red, 9.4% green and 12.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 89.8% magenta, 86.4% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 357.7 degrees, a saturation of 84.8% and a lightness of 51%. #ec1820 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff3040 with #d90000. Closest websafe color is: #ff0033.

    • R 93
    • G 9
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 90
    • Y 86
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#ec1820 color description : Vivid red.

#ec1820 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ec1820 has RGB values of R:236, G:24, B:32 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.9, Y:0.86, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 15472672.

Hex triplet ec1820 #ec1820
RGB Decimal 236, 24, 32 rgb(236,24,32)
RGB Percent 92.5, 9.4, 12.5 rgb(92.5%,9.4%,12.5%)
CMYK 0, 90, 86, 7
HSL 357.7°, 84.8, 51 hsl(357.7,84.8%,51%)
HSV (or HSB) 357.7°, 89.8, 92.5
Web Safe ff0033 #ff0033
CIE-LAB 50.21, 73.612, 53.063
XYZ 35.181, 18.595, 3.103
xyY 0.619, 0.327, 18.595
CIE-LCH 50.21, 90.744, 35.786
CIE-LUV 50.21, 154.88, 32.065
Hunter-Lab 43.122, 70.167, 25.919
Binary 11101100, 00011000, 00100000

Color Schemes with #ec1820

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Alternatives to #ec1820

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#ec1820 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ec1820

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ec1820;}
.background {background-color:#ec1820;}
.border {border:1px solid #ec1820;}

Shades and Tints of #ec1820

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, #050001 is the darkest color, while #fef1f2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ec1820

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828282 is the less saturated color, while #f60e17 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ec1820 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
  • #764b4d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8b7e3e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9e7807 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ec2521 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #ae5933 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ba5510 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ec2020 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population