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Hex #AE1903

#AE1903 is a great dark red shade for your next project. Scroll down for #AE1903 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#AE1903 Conversion table


red (dark red)


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R 174   G 25   B 3   copy to clipboard


H 7.72   S 0.97   L 0.35


C 0%   M 58%   Y 67%   K 32%
Usage of red The color #AE1903 is a great dark shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#AE1903 Conversion and Usage

Conversion results of this color to RGB, CMYK and HSL. Usage Recommendations on the right.

#AE1903 to RGB conversion

174% RED

CSS code: color: rgb(174, 25, 3); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(174, 25, 3); // for css background-color

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#AE1903 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 58.43 % 67.06 % 31.76 %

#AE1903 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
7.719 0.97 0.35

CSS code: color: hsl(7.7, 97%, 35%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #AE1903

Recommendations for light backgrounds in respect of a good contrast.

Usage for Text: recommended
Usage for headings: recommended
Usage as fill color: use with caution on large areas
Usage for buttons: recommended

As a rather dark shade, this color can very well be used to color smaller elements (like text and buttons). Due to its darkness it gives good contrast, also if used on white background. Readability of text is perfectly ok.

Color Examples: This is a red Heading in #AE1903

This shows how text with the hex-color #AE1903 would look on a white background. Because of the darkness of the color this color is recommended to be used as font-color. However, if you know what you are doing, feel free to use this color for anything you think it would be nice :-)!

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Red Webdesign Color Scheme based on #AE1903

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