#bc3700 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc3700 is composed of 73.7% red, 21.6% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 70.7% magenta, 100% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 17.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.9%. #bc3700 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff6e00 with #790000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3300.

    • R 74
    • G 22
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 71
    • Y 100
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc3700 color description : Strong orange.

#bc3700 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc3700 has RGB values of R:188, G:55, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.71, Y:1, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12334848.

Hex triplet bc3700 #bc3700
RGB Decimal 188, 55, 0 rgb(188,55,0)
RGB Percent 73.7, 21.6, 0 rgb(73.7%,21.6%,0%)
CMYK 0, 71, 100, 26
HSL 17.6°, 100, 36.9 hsl(17.6,100%,36.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 17.6°, 100, 73.7
Web Safe cc3300 #cc3300
CIE-LAB 43.399, 51.46, 55.252
XYZ 22.106, 13.426, 1.428
xyY 0.598, 0.363, 13.426
CIE-LCH 43.399, 75.504, 47.035
CIE-LUV 43.399, 107.396, 35.066
Hunter-Lab 36.642, 43.566, 23.34
Binary 10111100, 00110111, 00000000

Color Schemes with #bc3700

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Alternatives to #bc3700

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#bc3700 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bc3700

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bc3700;}
.background {background-color:#bc3700;}
.border {border:1px solid #bc3700;}

Shades and Tints of #bc3700

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, #0b0300 is the darkest color, while #fff9f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc3700

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #655b57 is the less saturated color, while #bc3700 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc3700 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.

  • #585858 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6c5146 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7b6e16 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #896900 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c03d3f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #935a0e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9c5700 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #be3b28 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population