#bc8e09 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc8e09 is composed of 73.7% red, 55.7% green and 3.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 24.5% magenta, 95.2% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 44.6 degrees, a saturation of 90.9% and a lightness of 38.6%. #bc8e09 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff12 with #791d00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 74
    • G 56
    • B 4
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 24
    • Y 95
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc8e09 color description : Strong orange.

#bc8e09 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc8e09 has RGB values of R:188, G:142, B:9 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.24, Y:0.95, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12357129.

Hex triplet bc8e09 #bc8e09
RGB Decimal 188, 142, 9 rgb(188,142,9)
RGB Percent 73.7, 55.7, 3.5 rgb(73.7%,55.7%,3.5%)
CMYK 0, 24, 95, 26
HSL 44.6°, 90.9, 38.6 hsl(44.6,90.9%,38.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 44.6°, 95.2, 73.7
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 61.705, 7.236, 65.052
XYZ 30.462, 30.059, 4.456
xyY 0.469, 0.463, 30.059
CIE-LCH 61.705, 65.453, 83.653
CIE-LUV 61.705, 38.874, 62.974
Hunter-Lab 54.826, 3.232, 33.559
Binary 10111100, 10001110, 00001001

Color Schemes with #bc8e09

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Alternatives to #bc8e09

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#bc8e09 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bc8e09

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.text {color:#bc8e09;}
.background {background-color:#bc8e09;}
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Shades and Tints of #bc8e09

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, #010100 is the darkest color, while #fefaed is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc8e09

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #69655c is the less saturated color, while #c49201 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc8e09 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
  • #968d73 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ad9a18 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c19316 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c68a93 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b29612 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bf9111 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c28b61 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population