#42217c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42217c is composed of 25.9% red, 12.9% green and 48.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 46.8% cyan, 73.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 51.4% black. It has a hue angle of 261.8 degrees, a saturation of 58% and a lightness of 30.8%. #42217c color hex could be obtained by blending #8442f8 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333366.

    • R 26
    • G 13
    • B 49
    RGB color chart
    • C 47
    • M 73
    • Y 0
    • K 51
    CMYK color chart

#42217c color description : Dark violet.

#42217c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42217c has RGB values of R:66, G:33, B:124 and CMYK values of C:0.47, M:0.73, Y:0, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 4333948.

Hex triplet 42217c #42217c
RGB Decimal 66, 33, 124 rgb(66,33,124)
RGB Percent 25.9, 12.9, 48.6 rgb(25.9%,12.9%,48.6%)
CMYK 47, 73, 0, 51
HSL 261.8°, 58, 30.8 hsl(261.8,58%,30.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 261.8°, 73.4, 48.6
Web Safe 333366 #333366
CIE-LAB 22.658, 37.084, -45.973
XYZ 6.428, 3.701, 19.443
xyY 0.217, 0.125, 3.701
CIE-LCH 22.658, 59.066, 308.891
CIE-LUV 22.658, 4.695, -56.373
Hunter-Lab 19.238, 25.975, -46.455
Binary 01000010, 00100001, 01111100

Color Schemes with #42217c

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Alternatives to #42217c

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#42217c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42217c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42217c;}
.background {background-color:#42217c;}
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Shades and Tints of #42217c

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f4f0fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42217c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4e4b52 is the less saturated color, while #3a039a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42217c 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.

  • #353535 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #383143 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #003e7a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00426b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #384246 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #18337a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #183671 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3c365a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population