Crimson colour

RGB hex code
RGB (255)
219, 20, 61
0.8600, 0.0800, 0.2400
86%, 8%, 24%
L: 46.93, A: 70.74, B: 32.72
H: 0.9658, S: 0.9070, V: 0.8600
CSS colour name

Colour components

The RGB colour model is an additive model in which the red, green, and blue primary colors of light are added together to reproduce a broad spectrum of colours. In the case of crimson, using 8-bit 0–255 values for each channel, it is red 219, green 20, blue 61.

The CIELAB color space expresses color as three values: L* for perceptual lightness, and a* and b* for the colours of human vision: red-green, blue-yellow.

Crimson is a strong, red color, inclining to purple.

In terms of colour temperature, crimson is considered a warm colour.