Crimson [#dc143c] Color HTML CSS

Hex Color Code#dc143c
RGB Color Codergb(220, 20, 60)
HSL Color Codehsl(348, 83%, 47%)
CMYK Color Codedevice-cmyk(0% 91% 73% 14%)
CSS Reference Namecrimson
Color Group     Red
Grayscale     #787878
Color NameCrimson
RGB (Percent)86.27%, 7.84%, 23.53%
HSL (Natual Numbers)348, 83, 47
HSL (Natual Numbers)0, 91, 73, 14
HUE (Degree)348°
TypeDark (Brightness < 0.5)

Crimson Color Harmonies

Complementary color scheme
Double Split Complementary color scheme
Rectangle color scheme
Split Complementary color scheme
Tetradic color scheme
Triadic color scheme

How to Use Color Crimson

Text / Font Color:
color: crimson;

Example text using the color Crimson.

Background Color:
background-color: crimson;

Border Color:
border-color: crimson;

Box Shadow Color:
box-shadow: 2px 2px 4px crimson;

Text Shadow Color:
text-shadow: 1px 1px 3px crimson;

Example text shadow using the color Crimson.

Color crimson Description

The crimson HTML color is made up of 220 Red, 20 Green, and 60 Blue. This color is often called by name Crimson. The hue is at 348 degrees, with a saturation value at 83 percent and a lightness value of 47 percent. Therefore, this color can be considered to be Dark. In the CMYK color model (used in the printing process), the composition is 0% Cyan, 91% Magenta, 73% Yellow, and 14% key (black). Colors that looks similar: #dc14a0, #dc143c, #dc5014. May be found within the Red Color Codes Group.

Note: Color names are subjective, therefore, a single name could potentially represent a multitude of HEX color values.