#bc8a00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc8a00 is composed of 73.7% red, 54.1% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 26.6% magenta, 100% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 44 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.9%. #bc8a00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #791500. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 74
    • G 54
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 27
    • Y 100
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc8a00 color description : Strong orange.

#bc8a00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc8a00 has RGB values of R:188, G:138, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.27, Y:1, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12356096.

Hex triplet bc8a00 #bc8a00
RGB Decimal 188, 138, 0 rgb(188,138,0)
RGB Percent 73.7, 54.1, 0 rgb(73.7%,54.1%,0%)
CMYK 0, 27, 100, 26
HSL 44°, 100, 36.9 hsl(44,100%,36.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 44°, 100, 73.7
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 60.667, 9.321, 65.69
XYZ 29.828, 28.87, 4.002
xyY 0.476, 0.46, 28.87
CIE-LCH 60.667, 66.348, 81.924
CIE-LUV 60.667, 42.12, 62.154
Hunter-Lab 53.731, 5.064, 33.196
Binary 10111100, 10001010, 00000000

Color Schemes with #bc8a00

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Alternatives to #bc8a00

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#bc8a00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bc8a00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bc8a00;}
.background {background-color:#bc8a00;}
.border {border:1px solid #bc8a00;}

Shades and Tints of #bc8a00

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, #0b0800 is the darkest color, while #fffdf7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc8a00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656157 is the less saturated color, while #bc8a00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc8a00 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.

  • #898989 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #93896e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aa980c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #be9000 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c6868f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b09308 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bd8e00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c2875b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population