#bcb400 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bcb400 is composed of 73.7% red, 70.6% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 4.3% magenta, 100% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 57.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.9%. #bcb400 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #796900. Closest websafe color is: #cccc00.

    • R 74
    • G 71
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 4
    • Y 100
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bcb400 color description : Strong yellow.

#bcb400 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bcb400 has RGB values of R:188, G:180, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.04, Y:1, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12366848.

Hex triplet bcb400 #bcb400
RGB Decimal 188, 180, 0 rgb(188,180,0)
RGB Percent 73.7, 70.6, 0 rgb(73.7%,70.6%,0%)
CMYK 0, 4, 100, 26
HSL 57.4°, 100, 36.9 hsl(57.4,100%,36.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 57.4°, 100, 73.7
Web Safe cccc00 #cccc00
CIE-LAB 71.782, -13.087, 73.535
XYZ 37.061, 43.335, 6.412
xyY 0.427, 0.499, 43.335
CIE-LCH 71.782, 74.691, 100.092
CIE-LUV 71.782, 11.235, 78.237
Hunter-Lab 65.829, -14.709, 40.305
Binary 10111100, 10110100, 00000000

Color Schemes with #bcb400

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Alternatives to #bcb400

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#bcb400 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bcb400

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#bcb400 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bcb400;}
.background {background-color:#bcb400;}
.border {border:1px solid #bcb400;}

Shades and Tints of #bcb400

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, #0b0b00 is the darkest color, while #fffff7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bcb400

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656557 is the less saturated color, while #bcb400 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bcb400 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.

  • #a2a2a2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a7a682 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cab400 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e0ab1f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #cbabb7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4b400 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d3ae14 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c5ae74 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population