#bc5c17 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc5c17 is composed of 73.7% red, 36.1% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 51.1% magenta, 87.8% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 25.1 degrees, a saturation of 78.2% and a lightness of 41.4%. #bc5c17 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffb82e with #790000. Closest websafe color is: #cc6600.

    • R 74
    • G 36
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 51
    • Y 88
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc5c17 color description : Strong orange.

#bc5c17 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc5c17 has RGB values of R:188, G:92, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.51, Y:0.88, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12344343.

Hex triplet bc5c17 #bc5c17
RGB Decimal 188, 92, 23 rgb(188,92,23)
RGB Percent 73.7, 36.1, 9 rgb(73.7%,36.1%,9%)
CMYK 0, 51, 88, 26
HSL 25.1°, 78.2, 41.4 hsl(25.1,78.2%,41.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 25.1°, 87.8, 73.7
Web Safe cc6600 #cc6600
CIE-LAB 49.99, 34.729, 52.954
XYZ 24.722, 18.41, 3.062
xyY 0.535, 0.399, 18.41
CIE-LCH 49.99, 63.326, 56.742
CIE-LUV 49.99, 78.694, 42.921
Hunter-Lab 42.907, 27.76, 25.803
Binary 10111100, 01011100, 00010111

Color Schemes with #bc5c17

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Alternatives to #bc5c17

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#bc5c17 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bc5c17

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Shades and Tints of #bc5c17

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, #0d0602 is the darkest color, while #fefcfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc5c17

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b6968 is the less saturated color, while #cc5907 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc5c17 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.

  • #717171 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #806d5f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c7e29 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9d7717 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c25e64 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9d7122 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a86d17 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bf5d48 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population