#ff1500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ff1500 is composed of 100% red, 8.2% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 91.8% magenta, 100% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 4.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #ff1500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff2a00 with #ff0000. Closest websafe color is: #ff0000.

    • R 100
    • G 8
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 92
    • Y 100
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#ff1500 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) red.

#ff1500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ff1500 has RGB values of R:255, G:21, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.92, Y:1, K:0. Its decimal value is 16717056.

Hex triplet ff1500 #ff1500
RGB Decimal 255, 21, 0 rgb(255,21,0)
RGB Percent 100, 8.2, 0 rgb(100%,8.2%,0%)
CMYK 0, 92, 100, 0
HSL 4.9°, 100, 50 hsl(4.9,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 4.9°, 100, 100
Web Safe ff0000 #ff0000
CIE-LAB 53.816, 78.421, 67.405
XYZ 41.511, 21.802, 2.023
xyY 0.635, 0.334, 21.802
CIE-LCH 53.816, 103.408, 40.68
CIE-LUV 53.816, 171.687, 38.799
Hunter-Lab 46.693, 76.978, 30.116
Binary 11111111, 00010101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #ff1500

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Alternatives to #ff1500

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#ff1500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ff1500

This text has a font color of #ff1500.

<span style="color:#ff1500;">Text here</span>
#ff1500 background color

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#ff1500 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ff1500;}
.background {background-color:#ff1500;}
.border {border:1px solid #ff1500;}

Shades and Tints of #ff1500

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, #140200 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ff1500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #897776 is the less saturated color, while #ff1500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ff1500 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.

  • #595959 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7a4b47 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #978722 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a88000 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ff2017 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bc5d16 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c85900 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ff1c0e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population