|red (dark red)|
|#a6170c copy to clipboard|
|R 166 G 23 B 12 copy to clipboard|
|H 4.29 S 0.87 L 0.35|
|C 0% M 56% Y 60% K 35%|
|Usage of red||The color #a6170c is a great dark shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...|
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Conversion results of this color to RGB, CMYK and HSL. Usage Recommendations on the right.
12); // for css text color
12); // for css background-color
|0 %||56.08 %||60.39 %||34.9 %|
HSL is supported in all major browsers!
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.
This shows how text with the hex-color #a6170c 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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