#bc9f40 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc9f40 is composed of 73.7% red, 62.4% green and 25.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 15.4% magenta, 66% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 46 degrees, a saturation of 49.2% and a lightness of 49.4%. #bc9f40 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff80 with #793f00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 74
    • G 62
    • B 25
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 15
    • Y 66
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc9f40 color description : Moderate yellow.

#bc9f40 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc9f40 has RGB values of R:188, G:159, B:64 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.15, Y:0.66, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12361536.

Hex triplet bc9f40 #bc9f40
RGB Decimal 188, 159, 64 rgb(188,159,64)
RGB Percent 73.7, 62.4, 25.1 rgb(73.7%,62.4%,25.1%)
CMYK 0, 15, 66, 26
HSL 46°, 49.2, 49.4 hsl(46,49.2%,49.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 46°, 66, 73.7
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 66.412, -0.07, 51.922
XYZ 34.063, 35.859, 9.978
xyY 0.426, 0.449, 35.859
CIE-LCH 66.412, 51.922, 90.077
CIE-LUV 66.412, 24.637, 58.595
Hunter-Lab 59.882, -3.258, 32.039
Binary 10111100, 10011111, 01000000

Color Schemes with #bc9f40

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Alternatives to #bc9f40

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#bc9f40 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bc9f40

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bc9f40;}
.background {background-color:#bc9f40;}
.border {border:1px solid #bc9f40;}

Shades and Tints of #bc9f40

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, #0c0a04 is the darkest color, while #fefefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc9f40

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #82807a is the less saturated color, while #f6be06 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc9f40 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.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a39d8a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8a64a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cc9e4b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c79aa5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b9a346 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c69e47 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c39c80 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population