#bc280a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc280a is composed of 73.7% red, 15.7% green and 3.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 78.7% magenta, 94.7% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 10.1 degrees, a saturation of 89.9% and a lightness of 38.8%. #bc280a color hex could be obtained by blending #ff5014 with #790000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3300.

    • R 74
    • G 16
    • B 4
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 79
    • Y 95
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc280a color description : Strong red.

#bc280a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc280a has RGB values of R:188, G:40, B:10 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.79, Y:0.95, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12331018.

Hex triplet bc280a #bc280a
RGB Decimal 188, 40, 10 rgb(188,40,10)
RGB Percent 73.7, 15.7, 3.9 rgb(73.7%,15.7%,3.9%)
CMYK 0, 79, 95, 26
HSL 10.1°, 89.9, 38.8 hsl(10.1,89.9%,38.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 10.1°, 94.7, 73.7
Web Safe cc3300 #cc3300
CIE-LAB 41.585, 56.694, 51.195
XYZ 21.554, 12.234, 1.514
xyY 0.611, 0.347, 12.234
CIE-LCH 41.585, 76.388, 42.082
CIE-LUV 41.585, 115.416, 30.796
Hunter-Lab 34.977, 48.789, 21.918
Binary 10111100, 00101000, 00001010

Color Schemes with #bc280a

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Alternatives to #bc280a

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#bc280a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bc280a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bc280a;}
.background {background-color:#bc280a;}
.border {border:1px solid #bc280a;}

Shades and Tints of #bc280a

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, #020000 is the darkest color, while #fef1ee is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc280a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #68605e is the less saturated color, while #c42302 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc280a 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.

  • #515151 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #664943 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #766a23 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #846500 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bf3031 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8f521a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #984e03 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #be2d23 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population