#dd183c - Crimson Hex Color Code

#DD183C (Crimson) - RGB 221, 24, 60 Color Information

#dd183c Conversion Table

HEX Triplet DD, 18, 3C
RGB Decimal 221, 24, 60
RGB Octal 335, 30, 74
RGB Percent 86.7%, 9.4%, 23.5%
RGB Binary 11011101, 11000, 111100
CMY 0.133, 0.906, 0.765
CMYK 0, 89, 73, 13

Percentages of Color #DD183C

R 86.7%
G 9.4%
B 23.5%
RGB Percentages of Color #dd183c
C 0%
M 89%
Y 73%
K 13%
CMYK Percentages of Color #dd183c

Color spaces of #DD183C Crimson - RGB(221, 24, 60)

HSV (or HSB) 349°, 89°, 87°
HSL 349°, 80°, 48°
Web Safe #cc0033
XYZ 30.961, 16.352, 5.799
CIE-Lab 47.433, 70.613, 34.117
xyY 0.583, 0.308, 16.352
Decimal 14489660

#dd183c Color Accessibility Scores (Crimson Contrast Checker)


On dark background [POOR]


On light background [GOOD]


As background color [GOOD]

Crimson ↔ #dd183c Color Blindness Simulator

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#DD183C Color Combinations - Color Schemes with dd183c

#dd183c Analogous Colors

#dd183c Triadic Colors

#dd183c Split Complementary Colors

#dd183c Complementary Colors

Shades and Tints of #dd183c Color Variations

#dd183c Shade Color Variations (When you combine pure black with this color, #dd183c, darker shades are produced.)

#dd183c Tint Color Variations (Lighter shades of #dd183c can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.)

Alternatives colours to Crimson (#dd183c)

#dd183c Color Codes for CSS3/HTML5 and Icon Previews

Text with Hexadecimal Color #dd183c
This sample text has a font color of #dd183c
#dd183c Border Color
This sample element has a border color of #dd183c
#dd183c CSS3 Linear Gradient
#dd183c Background Color
This sample paragraph has a background color of #dd183c
#dd183c Text Shadow
This sample text has a shadow color of #dd183c
Sample text with glow color #dd183c
This sample text has a glow color of #dd183c
#dd183c Box Shadow
This sample element has a box shadow of #dd183c
Sample text with Underline Color #dd183c
This sample text has a underline color of #dd183c
A selection of SVG images/icons using the hex version #dd183c of the current color.

#DD183C in Programming

HTML5, CSS3 #dd183c
Java new Color(221, 24, 60);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 221, 24, 60);
Swift UIColor(red:221, green:24, blue:60, alpha:1.00000)
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:221 green:24 blue:60 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(221f, 24f, 60f);
Python Color('#dd183c')

#dd183c - RGB(221, 24, 60) - Crimson Color FAQ

What is the color code for Crimson?

Hex color code for Crimson color is #dd183c. RGB color code for crimson color is rgb(221, 24, 60).

What is the RGB value of #dd183c?

The RGB value corresponding to the hexadecimal color code #dd183c is rgb(221, 24, 60). These values represent the intensities of the red, green, and blue components of the color, respectively. Here, '221' indicates the intensity of the red component, '24' represents the green component's intensity, and '60' denotes the blue component's intensity. Combined in these specific proportions, these three color components create the color represented by #dd183c.

What is the RGB percentage of #dd183c?

The RGB percentage composition for the hexadecimal color code #dd183c is detailed as follows: 86.7% Red, 9.4% Green, and 23.5% Blue. This breakdown indicates the relative contribution of each primary color in the RGB color model to achieve this specific shade. The value 86.7% for Red signifies a dominant red component, contributing significantly to the overall color. The Green and Blue components are comparatively lower, with 9.4% and 23.5% respectively, playing a smaller role in the composition of this particular hue. Together, these percentages of Red, Green, and Blue mix to form the distinct color represented by #dd183c.

What does RGB 221,24,60 mean?

The RGB color 221, 24, 60 represents a dull and muted shade of Red. The websafe version of this color is hex cc0033. This color might be commonly referred to as a shade similar to Crimson.

What is the CMYK (Cyan Magenta Yellow Black) color model of #dd183c?

In the CMYK (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black) color model, the color represented by the hexadecimal code #dd183c is composed of 0% Cyan, 89% Magenta, 73% Yellow, and 13% Black. In this CMYK breakdown, the Cyan component at 0% influences the coolness or green-blue aspects of the color, whereas the 89% of Magenta contributes to the red-purple qualities. The 73% of Yellow typically adds to the brightness and warmth, and the 13% of Black determines the depth and overall darkness of the shade. The resulting color can range from bright and vivid to deep and muted, depending on these CMYK values. The CMYK color model is crucial in color printing and graphic design, offering a practical way to mix these four ink colors to create a vast spectrum of hues.

What is the HSL value of #dd183c?

In the HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) color model, the color represented by the hexadecimal code #dd183c has an HSL value of 349° (degrees) for Hue, 80% for Saturation, and 48% for Lightness. In this HSL representation, the Hue at 349° indicates the basic color tone, which is a shade of red in this case. The Saturation value of 80% describes the intensity or purity of this color, with a higher percentage indicating a more vivid and pure color. The Lightness value of 48% determines the brightness of the color, where a higher percentage represents a lighter shade. Together, these HSL values combine to create the distinctive shade of red that is both moderately vivid and fairly bright, as indicated by the specific values for this color. The HSL color model is particularly useful in digital arts and web design, as it allows for easy adjustments of color tones, saturation, and brightness levels.

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