#bc1601 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc1601 is composed of 73.7% red, 8.6% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 88.3% magenta, 99.5% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 6.7 degrees, a saturation of 98.9% and a lightness of 37.1%. #bc1601 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff2c02 with #790000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 74
    • G 9
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 88
    • Y 99
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc1601 color description : Strong red.

#bc1601 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc1601 has RGB values of R:188, G:22, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.88, Y:0.99, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12326401.

Hex triplet bc1601 #bc1601
RGB Decimal 188, 22, 1 rgb(188,22,1)
RGB Percent 73.7, 8.6, 0.4 rgb(73.7%,8.6%,0.4%)
CMYK 0, 88, 99, 26
HSL 6.7°, 98.9, 37.1 hsl(6.7,98.9%,37.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 6.7°, 99.5, 73.7
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 40.032, 60.911, 53.415
XYZ 21.033, 11.27, 1.097
xyY 0.63, 0.337, 11.27
CIE-LCH 40.032, 81.014, 41.248
CIE-LUV 40.032, 123.455, 29.245
Hunter-Lab 33.571, 53.083, 21.563
Binary 10111100, 00010110, 00000001

Color Schemes with #bc1601

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Alternatives to #bc1601

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#bc1601 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bc1601

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bc1601;}
.background {background-color:#bc1601;}
.border {border:1px solid #bc1601;}

Shades and Tints of #bc1601

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, #0c0100 is the darkest color, while #fff9f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc1601

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #655a58 is the less saturated color, while #bc1601 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc1601 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
  • #5d3c37 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #72661b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #806100 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bf201d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8d4911 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #954600 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #be1c13 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population