#bc3e15 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc3e15 is composed of 73.7% red, 24.3% green and 8.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 67% magenta, 88.8% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 14.7 degrees, a saturation of 79.9% and a lightness of 41%. #bc3e15 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff7c2a with #790000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3300.

    • R 74
    • G 24
    • B 8
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 67
    • Y 89
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc3e15 color description : Strong red.

#bc3e15 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc3e15 has RGB values of R:188, G:62, B:21 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.67, Y:0.89, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12336661.

Hex triplet bc3e15 #bc3e15
RGB Decimal 188, 62, 21 rgb(188,62,21)
RGB Percent 73.7, 24.3, 8.2 rgb(73.7%,24.3%,8.2%)
CMYK 0, 67, 89, 26
HSL 14.7°, 79.9, 41 hsl(14.7,79.9%,41%)
HSV (or HSB) 14.7°, 88.8, 73.7
Web Safe cc3300 #cc3300
CIE-LAB 44.509, 48.938, 49.369
XYZ 22.598, 14.193, 2.259
xyY 0.579, 0.363, 14.193
CIE-LCH 44.509, 69.514, 45.251
CIE-LUV 44.509, 101.407, 34.089
Hunter-Lab 37.674, 41.14, 22.817
Binary 10111100, 00111110, 00010101

Color Schemes with #bc3e15

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Alternatives to #bc3e15

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#bc3e15 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bc3e15

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bc3e15;}
.background {background-color:#bc3e15;}
.border {border:1px solid #bc3e15;}

Shades and Tints of #bc3e15

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, #0c0401 is the darkest color, while #fefaf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc3e15

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6c6765 is the less saturated color, while #cc3605 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc3e15 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.

  • #5f5f5f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #725850 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7d712b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8d6b09 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c04447 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #945e23 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9e5b0d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #be4135 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population