#bc9215 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc9215 is composed of 73.7% red, 57.3% green and 8.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 22.3% magenta, 88.8% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 44.9 degrees, a saturation of 79.9% and a lightness of 41%. #bc9215 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff2a with #792500. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 74
    • G 57
    • B 8
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 22
    • Y 89
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc9215 color description : Strong orange.

#bc9215 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc9215 has RGB values of R:188, G:146, B:21 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.22, Y:0.89, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12358165.

Hex triplet bc9215 #bc9215
RGB Decimal 188, 146, 21 rgb(188,146,21)
RGB Percent 73.7, 57.3, 8.2 rgb(73.7%,57.3%,8.2%)
CMYK 0, 22, 89, 26
HSL 44.9°, 79.9, 41 hsl(44.9,79.9%,41%)
HSV (or HSB) 44.9°, 88.8, 73.7
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 62.764, 5.242, 63.654
XYZ 31.154, 31.305, 5.111
xyY 0.461, 0.463, 31.305
CIE-LCH 62.764, 63.87, 85.293
CIE-LUV 62.764, 35.603, 63.329
Hunter-Lab 55.951, 1.476, 33.749
Binary 10111100, 10010010, 00010101

Color Schemes with #bc9215

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Alternatives to #bc9215

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#bc9215 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bc9215

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bc9215;}
.background {background-color:#bc9215;}
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Shades and Tints of #bc9215

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, #0c0901 is the darkest color, while #fefdf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc9215

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6c6a65 is the less saturated color, while #cc9a05 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc9215 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.

  • #909090 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #999077 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b09d22 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c49522 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c78d97 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b4991d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c1941d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c38f68 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population