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#ec1616 Color Hex

Hex color #ec1616, RGB(236, 22, 22) - code, conversions, schemes and color harmonies, as well as examples of use in HTML and CSS.

The hex color code #ec1616 is a shade of red. In a RGB color space it is composed of 92.55% red, 8.63% green and 8.63% blue. In HSL notation it has 0° hue, 84.9% saturation and 50.6% lightness. The process color (CMYK) is combination of 0% cyan, 90.68% magenta, 90.68% yellow and 7.45% key (black). The closest short hexadecimal code of #ec1616 is #e11.

Color information

  • #ec1616 is a shade of red.
  • Red is dominant among the three primary colors (RGB).
  • CMYK color proportions:
    • Cyan: 0%
    • Magenta: 90.68%
    • Yellow: 90.68%
    • Key color - black: 7.45%
  • In the HSL model coordinates are:
    • Hue: 0° degrees
    • Saturation: 84.9%
    • Lightness: 50.6%
  • The values in the RGB color space are:
    • Red: 236 (92.55%)
    • Green: 22 (8.63%)
    • Blue: 22 (8.63%)


C: 0%, M: 90.68%, Y: 90.68%, K: 7.45%
R: 236, G: 22, B: 22
H: , S: 84.9%, L: 50.6%

Color harmonies

#ec1616 color HTML and CSS codes

Example CSS code:

.setFontColor { color: #ec1616; }
.setBackgroundColor { background-color: #ec1616; }

#ec1616 text/font color

How to set font color?

<p style="color:#ec1616">Font color is #ec1616.</p>

Font color is #ec1616.

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#ec1616 background color

How to set background color?

<div style="background-color:#ec1616">Background color is #ec1616.</div>

Background color is #ec1616.

Red was ruby, green was fluorescent, yellow was simply incandescent. Color was life. Color was everything. Color, you see, was the universal sign of magic.
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