#bc1503 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc1503 is composed of 73.7% red, 8.2% green and 1.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 88.8% magenta, 98.4% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 5.8 degrees, a saturation of 96.9% and a lightness of 37.5%. #bc1503 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff2a06 with #790000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 74
    • G 8
    • B 1
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 89
    • Y 98
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc1503 color description : Strong red.

#bc1503 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc1503 has RGB values of R:188, G:21, B:3 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.89, Y:0.98, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12326147.

Hex triplet bc1503 #bc1503
RGB Decimal 188, 21, 3 rgb(188,21,3)
RGB Percent 73.7, 8.2, 1.2 rgb(73.7%,8.2%,1.2%)
CMYK 0, 89, 98, 26
HSL 5.8°, 96.9, 37.5 hsl(5.8,96.9%,37.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 5.8°, 98.4, 73.7
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 39.977, 61.111, 52.655
XYZ 21.025, 11.237, 1.148
xyY 0.629, 0.336, 11.237
CIE-LCH 39.977, 80.666, 40.749
CIE-LUV 39.977, 123.611, 28.897
Hunter-Lab 33.522, 53.292, 21.435
Binary 10111100, 00010101, 00000011

Color Schemes with #bc1503

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Alternatives to #bc1503

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#bc1503 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bc1503

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bc1503;}
.background {background-color:#bc1503;}
.border {border:1px solid #bc1503;}

Shades and Tints of #bc1503

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, #0e0200 is the darkest color, while #fffafa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc1503

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #645c5b is the less saturated color, while #bc1503 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc1503 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.

  • #454545 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5d3b38 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #72661d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #806100 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bf1f1c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8d4914 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #954501 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #be1b13 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population