#bc990c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc990c is composed of 73.7% red, 60% green and 4.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 18.6% magenta, 93.6% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 48.1 degrees, a saturation of 88% and a lightness of 39.2%. #bc990c color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff18 with #793300. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 74
    • G 60
    • B 5
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 19
    • Y 94
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc990c color description : Strong yellow.

#bc990c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc990c has RGB values of R:188, G:153, B:12 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.19, Y:0.94, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12359948.

Hex triplet bc990c #bc990c
RGB Decimal 188, 153, 12 rgb(188,153,12)
RGB Percent 73.7, 60, 4.7 rgb(73.7%,60%,4.7%)
CMYK 0, 19, 94, 26
HSL 48.1°, 88, 39.2 hsl(48.1,88%,39.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 48.1°, 93.6, 73.7
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 64.565, 1.284, 66.724
XYZ 32.197, 33.502, 5.118
xyY 0.455, 0.473, 33.502
CIE-LCH 64.565, 66.737, 88.897
CIE-LUV 64.565, 30.458, 66.976
Hunter-Lab 57.881, -1.998, 35.273
Binary 10111100, 10011001, 00001100

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Alternatives to #bc990c

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#bc990c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bc990c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bc990c;}
.background {background-color:#bc990c;}
.border {border:1px solid #bc990c;}

Shades and Tints of #bc990c

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, #040300 is the darkest color, while #fefbf0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc990c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #676661 is the less saturated color, while #c49e04 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc990c 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.

  • #939393 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9b9478 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5a219 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ca991d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c7939e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b79e14 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c49917 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c39568 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population