#bc0009 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc0009 is composed of 73.7% red, 0% green and 3.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 95.2% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 357.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.9%. #bc0009 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0012 with #790000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 74
    • G 0
    • B 4
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 95
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc0009 color description : Strong red.

#bc0009 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc0009 has RGB values of R:188, G:0, B:9 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.95, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12320777.

Hex triplet bc0009 #bc0009
RGB Decimal 188, 0, 9 rgb(188,0,9)
RGB Percent 73.7, 0, 3.5 rgb(73.7%,0%,3.5%)
CMYK 0, 100, 95, 26
HSL 357.1°, 100, 36.9 hsl(357.1,100%,36.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 357.1°, 100, 73.7
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 39.094, 63.782, 50.092
XYZ 20.79, 10.714, 1.232
xyY 0.635, 0.327, 10.714
CIE-LCH 39.094, 81.101, 38.145
CIE-LUV 39.094, 127.663, 26.598
Hunter-Lab 32.732, 56.092, 20.681
Binary 10111100, 00000000, 00001001

Color Schemes with #bc0009

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Alternatives to #bc0009

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#bc0009 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bc0009

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#bc0009 background color

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#bc0009 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bc0009;}
.background {background-color:#bc0009;}
.border {border:1px solid #bc0009;}

Shades and Tints of #bc0009

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #0b0001 is the darkest color, while #fff7f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc0009

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #655757 is the less saturated color, while #bc0009 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc0009 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #393939 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #532e2f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6f6425 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7d5f00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #be1400 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8b401b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #943c03 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bd0d03 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population