Converting Colors

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New: Converting Colors offers a new tool to do mass color conversions.

FormatColor
HSL0°, 88%, 27%
CIELCh26, 58.562, 37.100
Yxy4.7804, 0.6234, 0.3299
Android (android.graphics.Color)4286580744 (0xFF800808)
YUV43.8800, -17.6888, 73.7732

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Details

The RYB color 128, 8, 8 is a dark color, and the websafe version is hex 660000. A complement of this color would be 8, 68, 128, and the grayscale version is 44, 44, 44.

A 20% lighter version of the original color is 188, 72, 53, and 69, 0, 0 is the 20% darker color. If you saturate the color by 10%, you get 128, 0, 0, and if you desaturate by 10%, it is 128, 21, 21.

Distribution

RGB Color DistributionThe distribution of the RGB values, red, green and blue.RedThe Perecentage of Red in the Color.GreenThe Perecentage of Green in the Color.BlueThe Perecentage of Blue in the Color.RGB
RYB Color DistributionThe distribution of the RYB values, red, yellow and blue.RedThe Perecentage of Red in the Color.YellowThe Perecentage of Yellow in the Color.BlueThe Perecentage of Blue in the Color.RYB
CMYK Color DistributionThe distribution of the CMYK values, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black.CyanThe Perecentage of Cyan in the Color.MagentaThe Perecentage of Magenta in the Color.YellowThe Perecentage of Yellow in the Color.BlackThe Perecentage of Black in the Color.CMYK
CMY Color DistributionThe distribution of the CMY values, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow.CyanThe Perecentage of Cyan in the Color.MagentaThe Perecentage of Magenta in the Color.YellowThe Perecentage of Yellow in the Color.CMY

Brightness Gradient

These gradients show how the RYB color 128, 8, 8 changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first figure shows a shift by +10% for each color and the second figure -10%.

Brightness GradientThese gradients show how the {format} color {color} changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first figure shows a shift by +10% for each color and the second figure -10%.128, 8, 8The Color 128, 8, 8.234, 255, 234The Color 234, 255, 234.240, 255, 206The Color 240, 255, 206.255, 222, 178The Color 255, 222, 178.255, 187, 151The Color 255, 187, 151.255, 156, 125The Color 255, 156, 125.250, 127, 100The Color 250, 127, 100.219, 99, 76The Color 219, 99, 76.188, 72, 53The Color 188, 72, 53.158, 44, 30The Color 158, 44, 30.128, 8, 8The Color 128, 8, 8.Brightness Gradient
Brightness GradientThese gradients show how the {format} color {color} changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first figure shows a shift by +10% for each color and the second figure -10%.128, 8, 8The Color 128, 8, 8.0, 0, 0The Color 0, 0, 0.42, 0, 1The Color 42, 0, 1.69, 0, 0The Color 69, 0, 0.99, 0, 0The Color 99, 0, 0.128, 8, 8The Color 128, 8, 8.Brightness Gradient

Saturation Gradient

Similar to the brightness gradients but the following show a change of the RYB color 128, 8, 8 by changing the saturation by 10% instead.

Saturation GradientSimilar to the brightness gradients but the following show a change of the {format} color {color} by changing the saturation by 10% instead.128, 8, 8The Color 128, 8, 8.128, 0, 0The Color 128, 0, 0.128, 8, 8The Color 128, 8, 8.Saturation Gradient
Saturation GradientSimilar to the brightness gradients but the following show a change of the {format} color {color} by changing the saturation by 10% instead.128, 8, 8The Color 128, 8, 8.128, 123, 123The Color 128, 123, 123.128, 110, 110The Color 128, 110, 110.128, 98, 98The Color 128, 98, 98.128, 85, 85The Color 128, 85, 85.128, 72, 72The Color 128, 72, 72.128, 59, 59The Color 128, 59, 59.128, 46, 46The Color 128, 46, 46.128, 34, 34The Color 128, 34, 34.128, 21, 21The Color 128, 21, 21.128, 8, 8The Color 128, 8, 8.Saturation Gradient

Harmonies

Analogous

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

AnalogousThe analogous color harmony consists of three colors that are next to each other on the color wheel.136, 0, 53The Color 136, 0, 53.103, 83, 0The Color 103, 83, 0.128, 8, 8The Color 128, 8, 8.136, 0, 53The Color 136, 0, 53.Analogous

Triad

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

TriadThe triadic color harmony groups three colors that are evenly spaced from another and form a triangle on the color wheel.128, 8, 8The Color 128, 8, 8.0, 46, 152The Color 0, 46, 152.0, 59, 77The Color 0, 59, 77.128, 8, 8The Color 128, 8, 8.Triad

Complementary

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

ComplementaryThe complementary color scheme is a pair of colors which are on the opposite of each other on the color wheel.128, 8, 8The Color 128, 8, 8.8, 68, 128The Color 8, 68, 128.128, 8, 8The Color 128, 8, 8.Complementary

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.

Split ComplementarySplit-complementary colors differ from the complementary color scheme. The scheme consists of three colors, the original color and two neighbors of the complement color.0, 50, 145The Color 0, 50, 145.0, 41, 79The Color 0, 41, 79.128, 8, 8The Color 128, 8, 8.0, 50, 145The Color 0, 50, 145.Split Complementary

Square

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

SquareThe square scheme is like the rectangle color scheme, but the four colors are evenly spaced on the color wheel.128, 8, 8The Color 128, 8, 8.71, 43, 134The Color 71, 43, 134.0, 47, 115The Color 0, 47, 115.0, 73, 62The Color 0, 73, 62.128, 8, 8The Color 128, 8, 8.Square

Rectangle

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

RectangleThe rectangle color scheme consists of four colors that form a rectangle on the color wheel.128, 8, 8The Color 128, 8, 8.0, 48, 153The Color 0, 48, 153.0, 47, 115The Color 0, 47, 115.28, 80, 0The Color 28, 80, 0.128, 8, 8The Color 128, 8, 8.Rectangle

Sweetspot

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

SweetspotThe sweet spot groups the original color and five complimentary colors.128, 8, 8The Color 128, 8, 8.84, 84, 84The Color 84, 84, 84.212, 212, 212The Color 212, 212, 212.84, 56, 56The Color 84, 56, 56.128, 8, 128The Color 128, 8, 128.166, 119, 119The Color 166, 119, 119.128, 8, 8The Color 128, 8, 8.Sweetspot

SVG Images

A selection of SVG images using the hex version #800808 of the current color.

#800808

Previews

White Background

This preview shows how the RYB color 128, 8, 8 looks on a white background.

The color contrast ratio for these colors is 10.74, which passes the AAA level of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 for all text sizes. Details can be found at https://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/.

Black Background

This preview shows how the RYB color 128, 8, 8 looks on a black background.

The color contrast ratio for these colors is 1.96, which fails to comply with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0. Details can be found at https://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/.

RYB 128, 8, 8 Background

This preview shows how black text looks on a background with the RYB color 128, 8, 8.

This preview shows how white text looks on a background with the RYB color 128, 8, 8.


CSS Examples


The CSS property to change the color of the text to RYB 128, 8, 8 is called "color". The color property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .text, #text, p{ color:rgb(128, 8, 8) }.

This example shows how text in the color rgb(128, 8, 8) looks like.

If you want to add a text shadow in that color use .shadow{ text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px rgb(128, 8, 8) }.

Here you see how black text with a 4 pixel rgb(128, 8, 8) 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 RYB 128, 8, 8 is called "border". The border property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .border, #border, table{ border:4px solid rgb(128, 8, 8) }.

If only the border color should be changed .border{ border-color:rgb(128, 8, 8) } can be used.

Here you see how a box with a 4 pixel rgb(128, 8, 8) colored shadow looks like.

If you want to add a box shadow in that color use .boxshadow{ -moz-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px rgb(128, 8, 8); -webkit-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px rgb(128, 8, 8); box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px rgb(128, 8, 8) }.

Background

The CSS property to change the background color of an element to RYB 128, 8, 8 is called "background". The background property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .background, #background, body{ background:rgb(128, 8, 8) }.

If only the background color should be changed .background{ background-color:rgb(128, 8, 8) } can be used.

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



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How-to use Converting Colors

To convert, paste a string in one of these color formats, for example, "800808", 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 "0°, 94%, 50%" 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(0°, 94%, 50%)" will give you the correct HSV color as there is no need to guess the format. Other examples would be "CIELAB(26.10, 46.71, 35.33)", "CIELCH(26, 58.562, 37.100)", "YXY(4.7804, 0.6234, 0.3299)" and "CMYK(0.00, 0.94, 0.94, 0.50)".