#bc5e00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc5e00 is composed of 73.7% red, 36.9% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 50% magenta, 100% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 30 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.9%. #bc5e00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffbc00 with #790000. Closest websafe color is: #cc6600.

    • R 74
    • G 37
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 50
    • Y 100
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc5e00 color description : Strong orange.

#bc5e00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc5e00 has RGB values of R:188, G:94, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.5, Y:1, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12344832.

Hex triplet bc5e00 #bc5e00
RGB Decimal 188, 94, 0 rgb(188,94,0)
RGB Percent 73.7, 36.9, 0 rgb(73.7%,36.9%,0%)
CMYK 0, 50, 100, 26
HSL 30°, 100, 36.9 hsl(30,100%,36.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 30°, 100, 73.7
Web Safe cc6600 #cc6600
CIE-LAB 50.333, 33.337, 59.03
XYZ 24.743, 18.699, 2.306
xyY 0.541, 0.409, 18.699
CIE-LCH 50.333, 67.793, 60.545
CIE-LUV 50.333, 78.012, 46.33
Hunter-Lab 43.242, 26.461, 27.107
Binary 10111100, 01011110, 00000000

Color Schemes with #bc5e00

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Alternatives to #bc5e00

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#bc5e00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bc5e00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bc5e00;}
.background {background-color:#bc5e00;}
.border {border:1px solid #bc5e00;}

Shades and Tints of #bc5e00

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, #0b0600 is the darkest color, while #fffbf7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc5e00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #655e57 is the less saturated color, while #bc5e00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc5e00 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.

  • #6f6f6f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7e6c59 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8e7f12 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9e7800 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c25f65 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9e730c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a96f00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c05f40 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population