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#990000 OU Crimson Red Color Information

In a RGB color space, #990000 hex color (also known as OU Crimson Red) is composed of 60% red, 0% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 100% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 30%. #990000 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0000 with #330000 . #990000(or #900 ) is a websafe color .

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#990000 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #990000 has RGB values of R:153, G:0, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:1, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 10027008.

Hex triplet 990000 #990000
RGB Decimal 153, 0, 0 rgb(153,0,0)
RGB Percent 60, 0, 0 rgb(60%,0%,0%)
CMYK 0, 100, 100, 40
HSL 0°, 100, 30 hsl(0,100%,30%)
HSV(HSB) 0°, 100, 60
Web Safe 990000 #900
XYZ 13.137, 6.772, 0.615
xyY 0.64, 0.33, 6.772
CIE-LAB 31.283, 54.711, 45.142
CIE-LCH 31.283, 70.93, 39.526
CIE-LUV 31.283, 102.872, 22.184
Hunter-Lab 26.024, 44.566, 16.816
Binary 10011001, 00000000, 00000000

#990000 Color Analysis

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Color Schemes with #990000

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Alternatives to #990000

Below, you can see some colors close to #990000. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

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Text with hexadecimal color #990000

This text has a font color of #990000.

<span style="color:#990000">Text here</span>
#990000 background color

This paragraph has a background color of #990000.

<p style="background-color:#990000;">Content here</p>
#990000 border color

This element has a border color of #990000.

<div style="border:1px #990000;">Content here</div>
CSS codes
.text {color:#990000;}
.background {background-color:#990000;}
.border {border:1px solid #990000;}
.text-shadow {border:1px solid #990000;}

Shades and Tints of #990000

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #040000 is the darkest color, while #ffeeee is the lightest one.

Tones of #990000

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4d4c4c is the less saturated color, while #930606 is the most saturated one.