#42254c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42254c is composed of 25.9% red, 14.5% green and 29.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 13.2% cyan, 51.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 70.2% black. It has a hue angle of 284.6 degrees, a saturation of 34.5% and a lightness of 22.2%. #42254c color hex could be obtained by blending #844a98 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 26
    • G 15
    • B 30
    RGB color chart
    • C 13
    • M 51
    • Y 0
    • K 70
    CMYK color chart

#42254c color description : Very dark desaturated violet.

#42254c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42254c has RGB values of R:66, G:37, B:76 and CMYK values of C:0.13, M:0.51, Y:0, K:0.7. Its decimal value is 4334924.

Hex triplet 42254c #42254c
RGB Decimal 66, 37, 76 rgb(66,37,76)
RGB Percent 25.9, 14.5, 29.8 rgb(25.9%,14.5%,29.8%)
CMYK 13, 51, 0, 70
HSL 284.6°, 34.5, 22.2 hsl(284.6,34.5%,22.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 284.6°, 51.3, 29.8
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 20.057, 21.528, -18.689
XYZ 4.213, 3.003, 7.195
xyY 0.292, 0.208, 3.003
CIE-LCH 20.057, 28.509, 319.037
CIE-LUV 20.057, 10.431, -22.636
Hunter-Lab 17.33, 13.063, -12.484
Binary 01000010, 00100101, 01001100

Color Schemes with #42254c

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Alternatives to #42254c

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#42254c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42254c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42254c;}
.background {background-color:#42254c;}
.border {border:1px solid #42254c;}

Shades and Tints of #42254c

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, #09050a is the darkest color, while #fdfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42254c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3a363b is the less saturated color, while #53026f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42254c 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.

  • #323232 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #352f37 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2c3a5c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #313a51 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #47363a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #343256 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #37324f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #453040 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population