#bc2223 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc2223 is composed of 73.7% red, 13.3% green and 13.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 81.9% magenta, 81.4% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 359.6 degrees, a saturation of 69.4% and a lightness of 43.5%. #bc2223 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff4446 with #790000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3333.

    • R 74
    • G 13
    • B 14
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 82
    • Y 81
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc2223 color description : Strong red.

#bc2223 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc2223 has RGB values of R:188, G:34, B:35 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.82, Y:0.81, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12329507.

Hex triplet bc2223 #bc2223
RGB Decimal 188, 34, 35 rgb(188,34,35)
RGB Percent 73.7, 13.3, 13.7 rgb(73.7%,13.3%,13.7%)
CMYK 0, 82, 81, 26
HSL 359.6°, 69.4, 43.5 hsl(359.6,69.4%,43.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 359.6°, 81.9, 73.7
Web Safe cc3333 #cc3333
CIE-LAB 41.152, 58.853, 39.784
XYZ 21.616, 11.959, 2.76
xyY 0.595, 0.329, 11.959
CIE-LCH 41.152, 71.039, 34.059
CIE-LUV 41.152, 115.171, 24.585
Hunter-Lab 34.583, 51.051, 19.475
Binary 10111100, 00100010, 00100011

Color Schemes with #bc2223

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Alternatives to #bc2223

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#bc2223 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bc2223

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bc2223;}
.background {background-color:#bc2223;}
.border {border:1px solid #bc2223;}

Shades and Tints of #bc2223

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, #050101 is the darkest color, while #fdf4f4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc2223

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f6f6f is the less saturated color, while #d6080a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc2223 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.

  • #505050 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #664747 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #73693e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #826420 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bf2d2d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8d4f34 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #974c21 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #be2929 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population