#bc8e22 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc8e22 is composed of 73.7% red, 55.7% green and 13.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 24.5% magenta, 81.9% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 42.1 degrees, a saturation of 69.4% and a lightness of 43.5%. #bc8e22 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff44 with #791d00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 74
    • G 56
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 24
    • Y 82
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc8e22 color description : Strong orange.

#bc8e22 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc8e22 has RGB values of R:188, G:142, B:34 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.24, Y:0.82, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12357154.

Hex triplet bc8e22 #bc8e22
RGB Decimal 188, 142, 34 rgb(188,142,34)
RGB Percent 73.7, 55.7, 13.3 rgb(73.7%,55.7%,13.3%)
CMYK 0, 24, 82, 26
HSL 42.1°, 69.4, 43.5 hsl(42.1,69.4%,43.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 42.1°, 81.9, 73.7
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 61.787, 7.775, 59.226
XYZ 30.701, 30.155, 5.717
xyY 0.461, 0.453, 30.155
CIE-LCH 61.787, 59.734, 82.521
CIE-LUV 61.787, 38.305, 59.649
Hunter-Lab 54.913, 3.699, 32.267
Binary 10111100, 10001110, 00100010

Color Schemes with #bc8e22

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Alternatives to #bc8e22

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#bc8e22 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bc8e22

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bc8e22;}
.background {background-color:#bc8e22;}
.border {border:1px solid #bc8e22;}

Shades and Tints of #bc8e22

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, #050401 is the darkest color, while #fdfaf4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc8e22

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f6f6f is the less saturated color, while #d69808 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc8e22 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.

  • #8f8f8f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #988f79 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ac9b2f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c0932d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c68a94 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b2962a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #be9129 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c28b6a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population