#ff0000 Hex Color [Red]

#ff0000 Color Information
Hex Color Code#ff0000
RGB Color Codergb(255, 0, 0)
HSL Color Codehsl(0, 100%, 50%)
CMYK0, 1, 1, 0
CSS Reference Namered
Color Group

Red

Complement

#00ffff

Color NameRed
RGB (Percent)100%, 0%, 0%
HSL (Decimal)0, 1, 0.5
TypeDark / Warm
How to Use

Text / Font Color:
color: #ff0000;

Example text using the color #ff0000.

Background Color:
background-color: #ff0000;

Border Color:
border-color: #ff0000;

Box Shadow Color:
box-shadow: 2px 2px 4px #ff0000;

Text Shadow Color:
text-shadow: 2px 2px 2px #ff0000;

Example text shadow using the color #ff0000.

#ff0000 Color Description

The #ff0000 HTML color code is made up of 255 Red, 0 Green, and 0 Blue. This color could be named as Red. This color's complement is #00ffff, which is the opposite on the color wheel. The hue is at 0 degrees, with a saturation value at 100 percent and a lightness value of 50 percent. Therefore, this color can be considered to be dark, and have warm color temperature. In the CMYK color model (used in the printing process), the composition is 0% Cyan, 100% Magenta, 100% Yellow, and 0% key (black). Colors that look similar, to the #ff0000 color, 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.

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