#42234f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42234f is composed of 25.9% red, 13.7% green and 31% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 16.5% cyan, 55.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 69% black. It has a hue angle of 282.3 degrees, a saturation of 38.6% and a lightness of 22.4%. #42234f color hex could be obtained by blending #84469e with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333366.

    • R 26
    • G 14
    • B 31
    RGB color chart
    • C 16
    • M 56
    • Y 0
    • K 69
    CMYK color chart

#42234f color description : Very dark desaturated violet.

#42234f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42234f has RGB values of R:66, G:35, B:79 and CMYK values of C:0.16, M:0.56, Y:0, K:0.69. Its decimal value is 4334415.

Hex triplet 42234f #42234f
RGB Decimal 66, 35, 79 rgb(66,35,79)
RGB Percent 25.9, 13.7, 31 rgb(25.9%,13.7%,31%)
CMYK 16, 56, 0, 69
HSL 282.3°, 38.6, 22.4 hsl(282.3,38.6%,22.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 282.3°, 55.7, 31
Web Safe 333366 #333366
CIE-LAB 19.741, 23.537, -21.217
XYZ 4.259, 2.925, 7.737
xyY 0.285, 0.196, 2.925
CIE-LCH 19.741, 31.688, 317.968
CIE-LUV 19.741, 10.507, -25.498
Hunter-Lab 17.102, 14.521, -14.85
Binary 01000010, 00100011, 01001111

Color Schemes with #42234f

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Alternatives to #42234f

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#42234f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42234f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42234f;}
.background {background-color:#42234f;}
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Shades and Tints of #42234f

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, #09050b is the darkest color, while #fdfcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42234f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #393939 is the less saturated color, while #4f046e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42234f 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.

  • #313131 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #342e37 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #273960 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2d3a54 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #46363a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #30315a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #353152 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #442f41 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population