#bcb501 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bcb501 is composed of 73.7% red, 71% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 3.7% magenta, 99.5% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 57.8 degrees, a saturation of 98.9% and a lightness of 37.1%. #bcb501 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff02 with #796b00. Closest websafe color is: #cccc00.

    • R 74
    • G 71
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 4
    • Y 99
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bcb501 color description : Strong yellow.

#bcb501 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bcb501 has RGB values of R:188, G:181, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.04, Y:0.99, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12367105.

Hex triplet bcb501 #bcb501
RGB Decimal 188, 181, 1 rgb(188,181,1)
RGB Percent 73.7, 71, 0.4 rgb(73.7%,71%,0.4%)
CMYK 0, 4, 99, 26
HSL 57.8°, 98.9, 37.1 hsl(57.8,98.9%,37.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 57.8°, 99.5, 73.7
Web Safe cccc00 #cccc00
CIE-LAB 72.056, -13.587, 73.62
XYZ 37.269, 43.742, 6.509
xyY 0.426, 0.5, 43.742
CIE-LCH 72.056, 74.864, 100.457
CIE-LUV 72.056, 10.55, 78.559
Hunter-Lab 66.138, -15.157, 40.462
Binary 10111100, 10110101, 00000001

Color Schemes with #bcb501

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Alternatives to #bcb501

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#bcb501 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bcb501

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bcb501;}
.background {background-color:#bcb501;}
.border {border:1px solid #bcb501;}

Shades and Tints of #bcb501

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, #0c0c00 is the darkest color, while #fffff8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bcb501

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656458 is the less saturated color, while #bcb501 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bcb501 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.

  • #a3a3a3 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a8a783 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cab500 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e1ac20 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #cbacb8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5b500 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d4af15 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c6af75 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population