#ff4242 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ff4242 is composed of 100% red, 25.9% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 74.1% magenta, 74.1% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #ff4242 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff8484 with #ff0000. Closest websafe color is: #ff3333.

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

#ff4242 color description : Light red.

#ff4242 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ff4242 has RGB values of R:255, G:66, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.74, Y:0.74, K:0. Its decimal value is 16728642.

Hex triplet ff4242 #ff4242
RGB Decimal 255, 66, 66 rgb(255,66,66)
RGB Percent 100, 25.9, 25.9 rgb(100%,25.9%,25.9%)
CMYK 0, 74, 74, 0
HSL 0°, 100, 62.9 hsl(0,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe ff3333 #ff3333
CIE-LAB 57.612, 70.003, 43.995
XYZ 44.174, 25.555, 7.761
xyY 0.57, 0.33, 25.555
CIE-LCH 57.612, 82.68, 32.148
CIE-LUV 57.612, 145.399, 31.366
Hunter-Lab 50.552, 67.512, 26.284
Binary 11111111, 01000010, 01000010

Color Schemes with #ff4242

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Alternatives to #ff4242

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#ff4242 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ff4242

This text has a font color of #ff4242.

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#ff4242 background color

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#ff4242 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ff4242;}
.background {background-color:#ff4242;}
.border {border:1px solid #ff4242;}

Shades and Tints of #ff4242

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, #070000 is the darkest color, while #fff3f3 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ff4242

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a89999 is the less saturated color, while #ff4242 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ff4242 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.

  • #7b7b7b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #957070 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9c9060 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b2893d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ff4b4e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c07355 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ce6f3f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ff4849 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population