Converting Colors

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Details

The Hex color C23B22 is a dark color, and the websafe version is hex CC3333, and the color name is dark pastel red. The color can be described as dark muted red. A complement of this color would be 22A9C2, and the grayscale version is 616161.

A 20% lighter version of the original color is FF7251, and 840000 is the 20% darker color. If you saturate the color by 10%, you get C22B0F, and if you desaturate by 10%, it is C24B35.

Distribution

76%23%13%Red, Green, Blue76%25%13%Red, Yellow, Blue0%70%82%24%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black24%77%87%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow

Brightness Gradient

These gradients show how the Hex color C23B22 changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first row shows a shift by +10% for each color and the second row -10%.

C23B22E25739FF7251FF8D6AFFA984FFC69EFFE3B9FFFFD5FFFFF2FFFFFF
C23B22A31C0A8400006600004800002C0001000000

Saturation Gradient

Similar to the brightness gradients but the following show a change of the Hex color C23B22 by changing the saturation by 10% instead.

C23B22C22B0FC21E00
C23B22C24B35C25C49C26C5CC27C70C28D83C29D96C2AEAAC2BEBDC2CED1

Harmonies

Analogous

The analogous color harmony consists of three colors that are next to each other on the color wheel.

Triad

The triadic color harmony groups three colors that are evenly spaced from another and form a triangle on the color wheel.

Complementary

The complementary color scheme is a pair of colors which are on the opposite of each other on the color wheel.

Split Complementary

Split-complementary colors differ from the complementary color scheme. The scheme consists of three colors, the original color and two neighbors of the complement color.

Square

The square scheme is like the rectangle color scheme, but the four colors are evenly spaced on the color wheel.

Rectangle

The rectangle color scheme consists of four colors that form a rectangle on the color wheel.

Sweetspot

The sweet spot groups the original color and five complimentary colors.

C23B22FCC7BDC222AA805F59000000808080

SVG Images

A selection of SVG images using the hex version #C23B22 of the current color.

#C23B22

Previews

White Background

This preview shows how the Hex color C23B22 looks on a white background.

Black Background

This preview shows how the Hex color C23B22 looks on a black background.

Hex C23B22 Background

This preview shows how black text looks on a background with the Hex color C23B22.

This preview shows how white text looks on a background with the Hex color C23B22.


CSS Examples

The CSS property to change the color of the text to Hex C23B22 is called "color". The color property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .text, #text, p{ color:#C23B22 }.

This example shows how text in the color #C23B22 looks like.

If you want to add a text shadow in that color use .shadow{ text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #C23B22 }.

Here you see how black text with a 4 pixel #C23B22 colored shadow looks like.

Border

This example shows the color as border, it can be applied via the CSS property "border" or "border-color".

The CSS property to change the border of an element to Hex C23B22 is called "border". The border property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .border, #border, table{ border:4px solid #C23B22 }.

If only the border color should be changed .border{ border-color:#C23B22 } can be used.

Here you see how a box with a 4 pixel #C23B22 colored shadow looks like.

If you want to add a box shadow in that color use .boxshadow{ -moz-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #C23B22; -webkit-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #C23B22; box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #C23B22 }.

Background

The CSS property to change the background color of an element to Hex C23B22 is called "background". The background property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .background, #background, body{ background:#C23B22 }.

If only the background color should be changed .background{ background-color:#C23B22 } can be used.

This example shows the color as background, it is applied via the CSS property "background".

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About Converting Colors

Converting Colors allows you to convert between 15 different color formats (hex, rgb, rgb percent, cmy, cmyk, hsv, hsl, cielab, cielch, xyz, yxy, ryb, android, decimal, yuv).

To convert, paste a string in one of these color formats, for example, "C23B22", into the input field and click on convert. The result will be in the section Color Conversions, and the following sections will provide you with further details on the color.

Some color formats use the same notation, and the conversion will guess the composition of the search query. As an example, if you try to convert the string "9°, 82%, 76%" it could be an HSV or HSL color, the conversion will assume HSL in this case.

As this could lead to wrong conversions, you can define which format you are passing by wrapping your color string in brackets with the format in front. The search string "HSV(9°, 82%, 76%)" will give you the correct HSV color as there is no need to guess the format. Other examples would be "CIELAB(45.24, 52.51, 44.62)", "CIELCH(45, 68.913, 40.357)", "YXY(14.7128, 0.5752, 0.3512)" and "CMYK(0.00, 0.70, 0.82, 0.24)".

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