#8b0000 (Dark Red) Color HTML CSS codes

Hex Color Code#8b0000
RGB Color Codergb(139, 0, 0)
HSL Color Codehsl(0, 100%, 27%)
CMYK Color Codedevice-cmyk(0% 100% 100% 45%)
CSS Example codebody { background: #8b0000 }
Color Group     Red
Complement
Grayscale     #464646
Color NameDark Red
RGB (Percent)54.51%, 0%, 0%
HSL (Natual Numbers)0, 100, 27
HSL (Natual Numbers)0, 100, 100, 45
HUE (Degree)
Brightness0.16
TypeDark (Brightness < 0.5)

How to Use Color #8b0000

Text / Font Color:
color: #8b0000;

Example text using the color #8b0000.

Background Color:
background-color: #8b0000;

Border Color:
border-color: #8b0000;

Box Shadow Color:
box-shadow: 2px 2px 4px #8b0000;

Text Shadow Color:
text-shadow: 1px 1px 3px #8b0000;

Example text shadow using the color #8b0000.

Color #8b0000 Description

The #8b0000 HTML color is made up of 139 Red, 0 Green, and 0 Blue. This color is often called by name Dark Red. The hue is at 0 degrees, with a saturation value at 100 percent and a lightness value of 27 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, 100% Magenta, 100% Yellow, and 45% key (black). Colors that looks similar: #8b0046, #8b0000, #8b4600. 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.