#bc5879 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc5879 is composed of 73.7% red, 34.5% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 53.2% magenta, 35.6% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 340.2 degrees, a saturation of 42.7% and a lightness of 54.1%. #bc5879 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffb0f2 with #790000. Closest websafe color is: #cc6666.

    • R 74
    • G 35
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 53
    • Y 36
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc5879 color description : Moderate pink.

#bc5879 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc5879 has RGB values of R:188, G:88, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.53, Y:0.36, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12343417.

Hex triplet bc5879 #bc5879
RGB Decimal 188, 88, 121 rgb(188,88,121)
RGB Percent 73.7, 34.5, 47.5 rgb(73.7%,34.5%,47.5%)
CMYK 0, 53, 36, 26
HSL 340.2°, 42.7, 54.1 hsl(340.2,42.7%,54.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 340.2°, 53.2, 73.7
Web Safe cc6666 #cc6666
CIE-LAB 50.75, 43.707, 0.816
XYZ 27.68, 19.053, 20.308
xyY 0.413, 0.284, 19.053
CIE-LCH 50.75, 43.715, 1.069
CIE-LUV 50.75, 64.579, -6.814
Hunter-Lab 43.65, 36.806, 2.971
Binary 10111100, 01011000, 01111001

Color Schemes with #bc5879

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Alternatives to #bc5879

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#bc5879 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bc5879

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bc5879;}
.background {background-color:#bc5879;}
.border {border:1px solid #bc5879;}

Shades and Tints of #bc5879

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, #010001 is the darkest color, while #faf2f5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc5879

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f8588 is the less saturated color, while #fb1964 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc5879 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.

  • #7a7a7a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #87737a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7c7e90 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8e7b79 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bd646b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #937087 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9e6e79 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bd6070 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population