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Hex #b6211f

#b6211f is a great dark red shade for your next project. Scroll down for #b6211f color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#b6211f Conversion table


red (dark red)


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R 182   G 33   B 31   copy to clipboard


H 0.79   S 0.71   L 0.42


C 0%   M 58%   Y 59%   K 29%
Usage of red The color #b6211f is a great dark shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#b6211f Conversion and Usage

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

#b6211f to RGB conversion

182% RED
31% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(182, 33, 31); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(182, 33, 31); // for css background-color

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#b6211f to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 58.43 % 59.22 % 28.63 %

#b6211f to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
0.795 0.71 0.42

CSS code: color: hsl(0.8, 71%, 42%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #b6211f

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 #b6211f

This shows how text with the hex-color #b6211f 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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