#bc0028 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc0028 is composed of 73.7% red, 0% green and 15.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 78.7% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 347.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.9%. #bc0028 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0050 with #790000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0033.

    • R 74
    • G 0
    • B 16
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 79
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc0028 color description : Strong red.

#bc0028 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc0028 has RGB values of R:188, G:0, B:40 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.79, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12320808.

Hex triplet bc0028 #bc0028
RGB Decimal 188, 0, 40 rgb(188,0,40)
RGB Percent 73.7, 0, 15.7 rgb(73.7%,0%,15.7%)
CMYK 0, 100, 79, 26
HSL 347.2°, 100, 36.9 hsl(347.2,100%,36.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 347.2°, 100, 73.7
Web Safe cc0033 #cc0033
CIE-LAB 39.322, 64.404, 35.051
XYZ 21.123, 10.847, 2.989
xyY 0.604, 0.31, 10.847
CIE-LCH 39.322, 73.324, 28.557
CIE-LUV 39.322, 122.889, 19.437
Hunter-Lab 32.935, 56.845, 17.674
Binary 10111100, 00000000, 00101000

Color Schemes with #bc0028

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Alternatives to #bc0028

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#bc0028 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bc0028

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#bc0028 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bc0028;}
.background {background-color:#bc0028;}
.border {border:1px solid #bc0028;}

Shades and Tints of #bc0028

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, #0b0002 is the darkest color, while #fff7f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc0028

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #65575a is the less saturated color, while #bc0028 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc0028 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.

  • #3d3d3d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #563139 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c6447 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7d6025 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #be160e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #89403c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #933d26 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bd0e17 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population