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Hex #ff422a

#ff422a is a great dark red shade for your next project. Scroll down for #ff422a color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#ff422a Conversion table


red (dark red)


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R 255   G 66   B 42   copy to clipboard


H 6.76   S 1   L 0.58


C 0%   M 74%   Y 84%   K 0%
Usage of red The color #ff422a is a great dark shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#ff422a Conversion and Usage

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

#ff422a to RGB conversion

255% RED
42% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(255, 66, 42); // for text color
background-color: rgb(255, 66, 42); // for background color

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#ff422a to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 74.12 % 83.53 % 0 %

#ff422a to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
6.761 1 0.58

CSS code: color: hsl(6.8, 100%, 58%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #ff422a

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 #ff422a

This shows how text with the hex-color #ff422a 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 youre doing, feel free to use this color for anything you think it would be nice :-)!

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