#ff9999 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ff9999 (also known as Light salmon pink) is composed of 100% red, 60% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 40% magenta, 40% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 80%. #ff9999 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #ff3333. #ff9999 (or #f99) is a websafe color.

    • R 100
    • G 60
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 40
    • Y 40
    • K 0
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#ff9999 color description : Very light red.

#ff9999 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ff9999 has RGB values of R:255, G:153, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.4, Y:0.4, K:0. Its decimal value is 16751001.

Hex triplet ff9999 #ff9999
RGB Decimal 255, 153, 153 rgb(255,153,153)
RGB Percent 100, 60, 60 rgb(100%,60%,60%)
CMYK 0, 40, 40, 0
HSL 0°, 100, 80 hsl(0,100%,80%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 40, 100
Web Safe ff9999 #ff9999
CIE-LAB 73.77, 38.088, 16.471
XYZ 58.382, 46.346, 36.006
xyY 0.415, 0.329, 46.346
CIE-LCH 73.77, 41.497, 23.386
CIE-LUV 73.77, 70.2, 15.138
Hunter-Lab 68.078, 33.939, 16.296
Binary 11111111, 10011001, 10011001

Color Schemes with #ff9999

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Alternatives to #ff9999

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#ff9999 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ff9999

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#ff9999 background color

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#ff9999 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ff9999;}
.background {background-color:#ff9999;}
.border {border:1px solid #ff9999;}

Shades and Tints of #ff9999

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, #100000 is the darkest color, while #fffbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ff9999

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #d0c8c8 is the less saturated color, while #ff9999 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ff9999 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.

  • #b7b7b7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c5b1b1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfb8aa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d5b299 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ff9da7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #d6ada4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #e4a999 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ff9ba2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population