"Crimson Red" Colour code #990000

#990000
rgb(153, 0, 0)
rgb(60%, 0%, 0%)

Common name of #990000 (or 0x990000) colour is "Crimson Red".

RGB value of #990000 colour is rgb(153, 0, 0) where red value is 153, green value is 0 and the blue value is 0.

Max value from RGB for colour #990000 is 153 which contains mainly Red colour.

Cylindrical-coordinate representations (also known as HSL colours) of colour #990000 hue angle of 0°, saturation:100% and the lightness value is 30%.

The process colour (four Colour CMYK) of #990000 colour is Cyan = 0, Magento = 1, Yellow = 1, and Key/Black (K on CMYK) = 0.4.

#990000 is a web safe colour.

Grayscale color of #990000 is #2D2D2D

Inverted color of #990000 is #66FFFF

OLE colour (RGB Long) of #990000 is 153

Decimal Value of #990000 is 10027008

Android / android.graphics.Color of #990000 is -6750208 / 0xFF990000

The following declarations are allowed (CSS 3.0) for #990000

Hex Triplets
#990000
RGB Decimal
rgb(153, 0, 0)
RGB Percent
rgb(60%, 0%, 0%)
RGBA
rgba(153, 0, 0, 1)
HSL
hsl(0, 100%, 30%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 100%, 30%, 1)

Colour spaces of #990000 "Crimson Red"

  • RGB is opposite of CMY. CMY colours are complementary to RGB colours.
    R = 153
    60%
    G = 0
    0%
    B = 0
    0%

    C = 40%
    0.4
    M = 100%
    1
    Y = 100%
    1
  • HSL (HSI) – hue, saturation, lightness/intensity
    H = 0°
    0
    S = 100%
    1
    L = 30%
    0.3
  • HSV (HSB) – hue, saturation, brightness/value
    H = 0°
    0
    S = 100%
    1
    V = 60%
    0.6
  • CMYK – cyan, magenta, yellow, key/black
    C = 0
    0
    M = 100
    1
    Y = 100
    1
    K = 40
    0.4
  • CIE – International Commission on Illumination
    CIE XYZ
    CIE 1931 XYZ colour space
    X = 13.137
    13.136869129879
    Y = 6.772
    6.7723045029395
    Z = 0.615
    0.61479528178143

    Yxy
    CIE (x, y, Y)
    Y = 6.772
    6.7723045029395
    x = 0.64
    0.64007449945677
    y = 0.33
    0.32997051063169

    Hunter-Lab
    Hunter 1948 colour space
    L = 26.02
    26.023651747861
    a = 44.57
    44.566299261374
    b = 16.82
    16.815860709668

    CIELAB
    CIE 1976 (L*, a*, b*)
    L = 31.28
    31.282832098372
    a = 54.71
    54.710925420263
    b = 45.14
    45.142238215462

    CIELUV
    CIE 1976 (L*, u*, v*)
    L = 31.2828
    31.282832098372
    u = 102.8717
    102.87165641879
    v = 22.1845
    22.184459509756

    CIELCH
    Cylindrical representation
    L = 31.2828
    31.282832098372
    C = 70.9303
    70.930296992492
    H = 39.5262
    39.526198340053

    YIQ
    Luma In-phase Quadrature
    Y = 0.1794
    0.1794
    I = 0.3576
    0.3576
    Q = 0.1272
    0.1272

Base Numbers

Base Red Green Blue
Binary 10011001 00000000 00000000
Octal 231 0 0
Decimal 153 0 0
Hex 99 0 0


Colour Harmonies : #990000 colour combinations

Complementary colour scheme for #990000

Colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel are considered to be complementary colors. The high contrast of complementary colors creates a vibrant look especially when used at full saturation.

In the complementary color scheme, the opposite colour of #990000 colour is calculated by adding 180° to the value of the current hue: 0° → 180° (+180°)

Split-complementary colour scheme for #990000

The split-complementary colour scheme is a variation of the complementary colour scheme. In addition to the base colour, it uses the two colours adjacent to its complement.This color scheme has the same strong visual contrast as the complementary color scheme, but has less tension.

Split-complementary colours of #990000 are calculated by changing the hue by ±5/12 (±150°): 0° → -150° (0°-150°), 150° (0°+150°).

Triadic colours scheme for #990000

A triadic colour scheme uses colors that are evenly spaced around the colour wheel. This scheme tend to be quite vibrant, even if you use pale or unsaturated versions of your hues. To use a triadic harmony successfully, the colours should be carefully balanced - let one colour dominate and use the two others for accent.

Equidistant combinations of triadic scheme colours for #990000 are calculated by changing the hue by ±1/3 (±120°): 0° → -120° (0°-120°), 120° (0°+120°).

Tetradic (Rectangle) colour scheme for #990000

The rectangle or tetradic color scheme uses four colors arranged into two complementary pairs.This schemes works best if one color is dominant, while the rest serve as extras.

Four tetradic scheme colours (clockwise) for #990000 are calculated by changing the hue as follows : 0° → 120° (0°+120°), 180° (0°+180°), 300° (0°+300°).


Four tetradic scheme colours (counter-clockwise) for #990000 are calculated by changing the hue as follows : 0° → -120° (0°-120°), -180° (0°-180°), -300° (0°-300°).

Tetradic Square Colour Scheme for #990000

The square color scheme is similar to the Tetradic rectangle scheme, but with all four colors spaced evenly around the color circle. Square color schemes works best if you let one color be dominant. You should also pay attention to the balance between warm and cool colors in your design.

Four equidistant tetradic square scheme colours for #990000 are calculated by changing the hue by 1/4 (90°) progressively : 0° → 90° (0°+90°), 180° (0°+180°), 270° (0°+270°).

Analagous colours of #990000

Analogous colours are groups of three colors that are next to each other on the colour wheel. They usually match well and create serene and comfortable designs.

Analogous color schemes are often found in nature and are harmonious and pleasing to the eye.

The analogous colours of #990000 are calculated by changing the hue by ±1/12 (i.e. 30°): 0° → 30° (0°+30°), -30° (0°-30°).

RGB Variations of #990000

(R:99, G:00, B:99)

Monochromatic colours of #990000

Shade Colour Variation of #990000 (Darker)

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue

Tint Colour Variation of #990000 (Brighter)

Tint is created by mixing white to any pure color

Tones of #990000 colour with more saturation

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue.

Tones of #990000 colour with less saturation

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue.

#990000 Colour in CSS Codes


.myforecolor{
    color:#990000;
}
.mybgcolor{
    background-color:#990000;
}
.mybordercolor{
    border:3px solid #990000;
}

Text with hexadecimal font colour #990000

This sample text font Colour is #990000
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<p style="color:#990000">Text here</p>


#990000 Background Colour

This div background Colour is #990000


<div style="background-color:#990000">
    Div content here
</div>


#990000 Border Colour

This div border Colour is #990000


<div style="border:3px solid #990000">
    Div content here
</div>

CSS3 Examples


.textShadowRgb {
    text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px rgba(153, 0, 0, 0.8);
} 
.textShadowHex { 
    text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #990000;
}
.divShadow { 
    -moz-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #990000;
    -webkit-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #990000;
    box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #990000;
}


Text Shadow with RGB Values

This text has shadow with rgb values.


<p style="text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px rgba(153, 0, 0, 0.8);">Text here</p>


Text Shadow with HEX Values

This text has shadow with hex values.


<p style="text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #990000">Text here</p>


Div Box Shadow

This div box has shadow with Colour # 990000



<div style="-moz-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #990000;
-webkit-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #990000;
box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #990000;">
    Div content here
</div>

Colour Compositions

RGB % of Colour #990000

CMYK % of Colour #990000

Related Colours along with #990000

Black background

Sample text in #990000 colour with black background colour.

White background

Sample text in #990000 colour with white background colour.

#990000 over22 #000099

Sample text in #990000 colour with #000099 background colour.

#000099 over 990000

Sample text in #000099 colour with #990000 background colour.

#990000 over22 #004D99

Sample text in #990000 colour with #004D99 background colour.

#004D99 over 990000

Sample text in #004D99 colour with #990000 background colour.

#990000 over22 #009900

Sample text in #990000 colour with #009900 background colour.

#009900 over 990000

Sample text in #009900 colour with #990000 background colour.

#990000 over22 #00994D

Sample text in #990000 colour with #00994D background colour.

#00994D over 990000

Sample text in #00994D colour with #990000 background colour.

#990000 over22 #009999

Sample text in #990000 colour with #009999 background colour.

#009999 over 990000

Sample text in #009999 colour with #990000 background colour.

#990000 over22 #2D2D2D

Sample text in #990000 colour with #2D2D2D background colour.

#2D2D2D over 990000

Sample text in #2D2D2D colour with #990000 background colour.

#990000 over22 #4D0099

Sample text in #990000 colour with #4D0099 background colour.

#4D0099 over 990000

Sample text in #4D0099 colour with #990000 background colour.

#990000 over22 #4D9900

Sample text in #990000 colour with #4D9900 background colour.

#4D9900 over 990000

Sample text in #4D9900 colour with #990000 background colour.

#990000 over22 #66FFFF

Sample text in #990000 colour with #66FFFF background colour.

#66FFFF over 990000

Sample text in #66FFFF colour with #990000 background colour.

#990000 over22 #990099

Sample text in #990000 colour with #990099 background colour.

#990099 over 990000

Sample text in #990099 colour with #990000 background colour.

#990000 over22 #999900

Sample text in #990000 colour with #999900 background colour.

#999900 over 990000

Sample text in #999900 colour with #990000 background colour.