#bc7979 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc7979 is composed of 73.7% red, 47.5% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 35.6% magenta, 35.6% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 33.3% and a lightness of 60.6%. #bc7979 color hex could be obtained by blending #fff2f2 with #790000. Closest websafe color is: #cc6666.

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

#bc7979 color description : Slightly desaturated red.

#bc7979 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc7979 has RGB values of R:188, G:121, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.36, Y:0.36, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12351865.

Hex triplet bc7979 #bc7979
RGB Decimal 188, 121, 121 rgb(188,121,121)
RGB Percent 73.7, 47.5, 47.5 rgb(73.7%,47.5%,47.5%)
CMYK 0, 36, 36, 26
HSL 0°, 33.3, 60.6 hsl(0,33.3%,60.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 35.6, 73.7
Web Safe cc6666 #cc6666
CIE-LAB 57.797, 26.184, 10.911
XYZ 31.028, 25.748, 21.424
xyY 0.397, 0.329, 25.748
CIE-LCH 57.797, 28.367, 22.622
CIE-LUV 57.797, 45.011, 9.705
Hunter-Lab 50.743, 20.348, 10.487
Binary 10111100, 01111001, 01111001

Color Schemes with #bc7979

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Alternatives to #bc7979

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#bc7979 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bc7979

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #bc7979

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, #0a0505 is the darkest color, while #fdfcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc7979

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9d9898 is the less saturated color, while #fa3b3b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc7979 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.

  • #8d8d8d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #968989 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #959087 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a58b7c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c07e87 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a38782 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ad847b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #be7c82 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population