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Hex #bf2240

#bf2240 is a great dark red shade for your next project. Scroll down for #bf2240 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#bf2240 Conversion table


red (dark red)


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R 191   G 34   B 64   copy to clipboard


H 348.54   S 0.7   L 0.44


C 0%   M 62%   Y 50%   K 25%
Usage of red The color #bf2240 is a great dark shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#bf2240 Conversion and Usage

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

#bf2240 to RGB conversion

191% RED
64% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(191, 34, 64); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(191, 34, 64); // for css background-color

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#bf2240 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 61.57 % 49.8 % 25.1 %

#bf2240 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
348.535 0.7 0.44

CSS code: color: hsl(348.5, 70%, 44%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #bf2240

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 #bf2240

This shows how text with the hex-color #bf2240 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 #bf2240

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