#fc2426 Color Information

#fc2426 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 #fc2426. In RGB, it consists of 98.8% Red, 14.1% Green, and 14.9% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 85.7% Magenta, 84.9% Yellow, and 1.2% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 359.4°, with saturation of 97.3% and lightness of 56.5%. The decimal value for #fc2426 is 16524326, and its nearest "web safe" color is #ff3333. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #fc2426 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#fc2426 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color252, 36, 38 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color98.8%, 14.1%, 14.9% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.012, 0.859, 0.851 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.857, 0.849, 0.012 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color359.4°, 97.3%, 56.5% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color359.4°, 85.7%, 98.8% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color41.126, 22.097, 3.931 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color252, 36, 38 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code16524326 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color54.130, 75.893, 54.810 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)54.130, 93.616, 35.837 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color54.130, 161.942, 34.521 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color47.008, 73.901, 27.947 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.612, 0.329, 22.097 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4294714406 / 0xfffc2426 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#ff3333 Copy

Shades of #fc2426

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #fc2426, its pure hue is 359.4° on the color wheel and its saturation is 97.3%, and its lightness is 56.5%. 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 18 different shades of #fc2426, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0f0202 to #ed2224.

Tints of #fc2426

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #fc2426, its pure hue is 359.4° on the color wheel and its saturation is 97.3%, and its lightness is 56.5%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #fc2426, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #fc3133 to #fff2f2.

Tones of #fc2426

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #fc2426, its pure hue is 359.4° on the color wheel and its saturation is 97.3%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #fc2426, which range from #909090 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #ff2123 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #fc2426

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #fc2426! For #fc2426, 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, #fc2426. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #fc2426

This color, #fc2426, consists of 98.8% Red, 14.1% Green, and 14.9% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 252, Green = 36, Blue = 38. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #fc2426 is 0% Cyan, 85.7% Magenta, 84.9% Yellow, and 1.2% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R98.8%
C0.0%
G14.1%
M85.7%
B14.9%
Y84.9%
K1.2%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 252 36 38
Octal 374 44 46
Hexa #fc #24 #26
Binary 11111100 00100100 00100110
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 85 84 1
Octal 0 125 124 1
Hexa #00 #55 #54 #01
Binary 00000000 01010101 01010100 00000001

Analogous Colors of #fc2426

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #fc2426 — which has hue 359.4° — its analogous colors are located at 29.4° and 359.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #fc2426.

Triadic Colors of #fc2426

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 #fc2426 — which has hue 359.4° — its triadic colors are located at 119.4° and 359.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #fc2426.

Complementary Color of #fc2426

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #fc2426 — which has hue 359.4° — its complementary color is located at 179.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #fc2426.

Split Complementary Colors of #fc2426

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 #fc2426 — which has hue 359.4° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 149.4° and 359.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #fc2426.

Tetradic Colors of #fc2426

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 #fc2426 — which has hue 359.4° — its tetradic colors are located at 269.4°, 359.4°, 89.4°, and 179.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #fc2426.

Monochromatic Colors of #fc2426

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #fc2426, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #ad0405 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #fe9192 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #fc2426

We want to make getting started with #fc2426 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #fc2426 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #fc2426 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 #fc2426 with other HTML elements.

#fc2426 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #fc2426.
<span style="color: #fc2426;">The color of this text is #fc2426.</span>

#fc2426 Background Color

The background color for this text is #fc2426.
<div style="background-color: #fc2426; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #fc2426.</div>

#fc2426 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #fc2426.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #fc2426;">This color for the shadow of this text is #fc2426.</span>

#fc2426 Border Color

This is a div with border color #fc2426.
<div style="border: #fc2426 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #fc2426.</div>

#fc2426 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #fc2426 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #fc2426; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #fc2426 on a white background.</div></div>

#fc2426 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #fc2426 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #fc2426; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #fc2426 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #fc2426 to White

This is a gradient from #fc2426 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#fc2426,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#fc2426,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#fc2426,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#fc2426,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #fc2426 to white.</div>

Gradient from #fc2426 to Black

This is a gradient from #fc2426 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#fc2426,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#fc2426,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#fc2426,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#fc2426,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #fc2426 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #fc2426

In addition to using #fc2426 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 #fc2426 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #fc2426, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 252, Green = 36, Blue = 38). If you need details about the color coordinates of #fc2426 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 #fc2426
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(252, 36, 38)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #fc2426; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #fc2426; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #fc2426; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(252, 36, 38);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#fc2426")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:252, green:36, blue:38, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:252 green:36 blue:38 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(252f, 36f, 38f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(252, 36, 38);
 

#fc2426 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #fc2426 the same way. For those with color blindness, #fc2426 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #fc2426 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #fc2426 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 #fc2426 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 #fc2426 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

Not Recommended

We analyzed whether #fc2426 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 3.9:1 against white. While there are some situations where this contrast is high enough to be considered accessible under the AA or AAA level standards, it is not high enough to be considered accessible in all cases. Details about the specific circumstances where #fc2426 would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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