#bc9401 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc9401 is composed of 73.7% red, 58% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 21.3% magenta, 99.5% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 47.2 degrees, a saturation of 98.9% and a lightness of 37.1%. #bc9401 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff02 with #792900. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 74
    • G 58
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 21
    • Y 99
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc9401 color description : Strong yellow.

#bc9401 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc9401 has RGB values of R:188, G:148, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.21, Y:0.99, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12358657.

Hex triplet bc9401 #bc9401
RGB Decimal 188, 148, 1 rgb(188,148,1)
RGB Percent 73.7, 58, 0.4 rgb(73.7%,58%,0.4%)
CMYK 0, 21, 99, 26
HSL 47.2°, 98.9, 37.1 hsl(47.2,98.9%,37.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 47.2°, 99.5, 73.7
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 63.239, 3.86, 67.314
XYZ 31.335, 31.875, 4.531
xyY 0.463, 0.471, 31.875
CIE-LCH 63.239, 67.425, 86.718
CIE-LUV 63.239, 34.358, 65.873
Hunter-Lab 56.458, 0.269, 34.762
Binary 10111100, 10010100, 00000001

Color Schemes with #bc9401

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Alternatives to #bc9401

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#bc9401 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #bc9401

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, #0c0a00 is the darkest color, while #fffdf8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc9401

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656258 is the less saturated color, while #bc9401 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc9401 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
  • #989073 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b19e0d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c69610 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c78f99 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b59a08 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c2950b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c39161 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population