#BC0C00 Hex Code

Color Name: UE Red

What is hex #BC0C00 Color?

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The color name of hex code #BC0C00 is UE Red. The RGB values are (188, 12, 0) which means it is composed of 94% red, 6% green and 0% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:94 Y:100 K:26. In the HSV/HSB scale, #BC0C00 has a hue of 4°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 74%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Hex #BC0C00 Color Codes

Color NameUE Red
RGB Values(188, 12, 0)
CMYK Values(0%, 94%, 100%, 26%)
HSV/HSB Values(4°, 100%, 74%)
Closest Web Safe#CC0000
Inverse Color#43F3FF [Fluorescent Blue]
Closest Pantone®3546 C
Closest RAL3020 [Traffic red]
Complementary Color#00B0BC [Tiffany Blue]
#BC0C00 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#434343
Weighted Average (Most Common)#3F3F3F
Weighted Average (Luma)#313131
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#757575

Hex #BC0C00 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of BC0C00. Complementary color is 00B0BC

Complementary Palette

The complement of #BC0C00 is #00B0BC which is called Tiffany Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #BC0C00 color is offered by #00B0BC. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (BC0C00, BC6A00 and BC0052)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #BC0C00 are #BC6A00 and #BC0052, called Philippine Gold and Pictorial Carmine, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #BC0C00 with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

Split Complementary color palette with (BC0C00, 00BC6A and 0052BC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #BC0C00 are #00BC6A (GO Green) and #0052BC (Absolute Zero (Crayola)). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

Triadic color palette with (BC0C00, 00BC0C and 0C00BC)

Triadic Palette

#BC0C00 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #00BC0C (Vivid Malachite) and #0C00BC (Medium Blue) along with #BC0C00, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (BC0C00, 00BC0C, 00B0BC and BC00B0)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #BC0C00 has #00BC0C (Vivid Malachite), #00B0BC (Tiffany Blue) and #BC00B0 (Heliotrope Magenta). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (BC0C00, 52BC00, 00B0BC and 6A00BC)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #BC0C00 contains #52BC00 (Kelly Green), #00B0BC (Tiffany Blue) and #6A00BC (Violet (RYB)). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

Hex #BC0C00 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #BC0C00 rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

Shades of UE Red Color


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#BC0C00 Color Patterns

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    UE Red Gingham Checks

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    UE Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    UE Red Polka Dots Pattern

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    UE Red Honeycomb Pattern

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    UE Red Leaves Pattern

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    UE Red Houndstooth Pattern

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    UE Red Trellis Pattern

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    UE Red Plaid Pattern

Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.