#bc8a01 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc8a01 is composed of 73.7% red, 54.1% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 26.6% magenta, 99.5% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 44 degrees, a saturation of 98.9% and a lightness of 37.1%. #bc8a01 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff02 with #791500. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 74
    • G 54
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 27
    • Y 99
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc8a01 color description : Strong orange.

#bc8a01 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc8a01 has RGB values of R:188, G:138, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.27, Y:0.99, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12356097.

Hex triplet bc8a01 #bc8a01
RGB Decimal 188, 138, 1 rgb(188,138,1)
RGB Percent 73.7, 54.1, 0.4 rgb(73.7%,54.1%,0.4%)
CMYK 0, 27, 99, 26
HSL 44°, 98.9, 37.1 hsl(44,98.9%,37.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 44°, 99.5, 73.7
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 60.669, 9.333, 65.534
XYZ 29.834, 28.872, 4.03
xyY 0.476, 0.46, 28.872
CIE-LCH 60.669, 66.195, 81.894
CIE-LUV 60.669, 42.106, 62.076
Hunter-Lab 53.733, 5.074, 33.166
Binary 10111100, 10001010, 00000001

Color Schemes with #bc8a01

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Alternatives to #bc8a01

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#bc8a01 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #bc8a01

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, #0c0900 is the darkest color, while #fffdf8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc8a01

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656158 is the less saturated color, while #bc8a01 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc8a01 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
  • #aa980e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #be9005 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c6868f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b09309 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bd8e03 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c2875b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population