#bc2801 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc2801 is composed of 73.7% red, 15.7% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 78.7% magenta, 99.5% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 12.5 degrees, a saturation of 98.9% and a lightness of 37.1%. #bc2801 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff5002 with #790000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3300.

    • R 74
    • G 16
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 79
    • Y 99
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc2801 color description : Strong red.

#bc2801 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc2801 has RGB values of R:188, G:40, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.79, Y:0.99, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12331009.

Hex triplet bc2801 #bc2801
RGB Decimal 188, 40, 1 rgb(188,40,1)
RGB Percent 73.7, 15.7, 0.4 rgb(73.7%,15.7%,0.4%)
CMYK 0, 79, 99, 26
HSL 12.5°, 98.9, 37.1 hsl(12.5,98.9%,37.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 12.5°, 99.5, 73.7
Web Safe cc3300 #cc3300
CIE-LAB 41.554, 56.595, 54.066
XYZ 21.504, 12.214, 1.254
xyY 0.615, 0.349, 12.214
CIE-LCH 41.554, 78.269, 43.691
CIE-LUV 41.554, 116.017, 31.843
Hunter-Lab 34.948, 48.675, 22.336
Binary 10111100, 00101000, 00000001

Color Schemes with #bc2801

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Alternatives to #bc2801

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#bc2801 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bc2801

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bc2801;}
.background {background-color:#bc2801;}
.border {border:1px solid #bc2801;}

Shades and Tints of #bc2801

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, #0c0300 is the darkest color, while #fff9f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc2801

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #655b58 is the less saturated color, while #bc2801 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc2801 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
  • #664840 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #766a19 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #846500 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c03030 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #905210 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #984e00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #be2d1f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population