#773243 Color Information

#773243 Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #773243, and its official name is Red Octopus. In RGB, it consists of 46.7% Red, 19.6% Green, and 26.3% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 58% Magenta, 43.7% Yellow, and 53.3% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 345.2°, with saturation of 40.8% and lightness of 33.1%. The decimal value for #773243 is 7811651, and its nearest "web safe" color is #663333. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #773243 is red. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is magenta. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is red.
  • HexHex code for this color#773243 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorRed Octopus Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color119, 50, 67 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color46.7%, 19.6%, 26.3% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.533, 0.804, 0.737 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.58, 0.437, 0.533 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color345.2°, 40.8%, 33.1% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color345.2°, 58.0%, 46.7% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color9.761, 6.608, 6.071 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color119, 50, 67 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code7811651 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color30.898, 32.003, 4.451 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)30.898, 32.311, 7.919 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color30.898, 43.929, -0.160 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color25.707, 22.794, 3.992 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.435, 0.294, 6.608 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4286001731 / 0xff773243 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#663333 Copy
Last Updated: July 12, 2024

Shades of #773243

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #773243, its pure hue is 345.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 40.8%, and its lightness is 33.1%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 9 different shades of #773243, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0f0608 to #682c3b.

Tints of #773243

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #773243, its pure hue is 345.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 40.8%, and its lightness is 33.1%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #773243, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #884c5b to #eee5e8.

Tones of #773243

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #773243, its pure hue is 345.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 40.8%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #773243, which range from #555555 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #a9002a (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #773243

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #773243! For #773243, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #773243. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #773243

This color, #773243, consists of 46.7% Red, 19.6% Green, and 26.3% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 119, Green = 50, Blue = 67. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #773243 is 0% Cyan, 58% Magenta, 43.7% Yellow, and 53.3% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R46.7%
C0.0%
G19.6%
M58.0%
B26.3%
Y43.7%
K53.3%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 119 50 67
Octal 167 62 103
Hexa #77 #32 #43
Binary 01110111 00110010 01000011
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 57 43 53
Octal 0 71 53 65
Hexa #00 #39 #2b #35
Binary 00000000 00111001 00101011 00110101

Analogous Colors of #773243

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #773243 — which has hue 345.2° — its analogous colors are located at 15.2° and 345.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #773243.

Triadic Colors of #773243

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #773243 — which has hue 345.2° — its triadic colors are located at 105.2° and 345.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #773243.

Complementary Color of #773243

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #773243 — which has hue 345.2° — its complementary color is located at 165.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #773243.

Split Complementary Colors of #773243

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #773243 — which has hue 345.2° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 135.2° and 345.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #773243.

Tetradic Colors of #773243

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #773243 — which has hue 345.2° — its tetradic colors are located at 255.2°, 345.2°, 75.2°, and 165.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #773243.

Monochromatic Colors of #773243

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #773243, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #332226 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #cc3157 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #773243

We want to make getting started with #773243 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #773243 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #773243 can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #773243 with other HTML elements.

#773243 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #773243.
<span style="color: #773243;">The color of this text is #773243.</span>

#773243 Background Color

The background color for this text is #773243.
<div style="background-color: #773243; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #773243.</div>

#773243 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #773243.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #773243;">This color for the shadow of this text is #773243.</span>

#773243 Border Color

This is a div with border color #773243.
<div style="border: #773243 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #773243.</div>

#773243 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #773243 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #773243; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #773243 on a white background.</div></div>

#773243 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #773243 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #773243; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #773243 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #773243 to White

This is a gradient from #773243 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#773243,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#773243,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#773243,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#773243,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #773243 to white.</div>

Gradient from #773243 to Black

This is a gradient from #773243 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#773243,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#773243,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#773243,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#773243,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #773243 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #773243

In addition to using #773243 on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #773243 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #773243, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 119, Green = 50, Blue = 67). If you need details about the color coordinates of #773243 in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #773243
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(119, 50, 67)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #773243; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #773243; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #773243; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(119, 50, 67);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#773243")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:119, green:50, blue:67, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:119 green:50 blue:67 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(119f, 50f, 67f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(119, 50, 67);
 

#773243 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #773243 the same way. For those with color blindness, #773243 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #773243 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #773243 is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #773243 looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #773243 will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #773243 is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 9.0:1 against white. This is a high enough ratio to be considered accessible under both the AA and AAA level standards for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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