#42423c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42423c is composed of 25.9% red, 25.9% green and 23.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 9.1% yellow and 74.1% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 4.8% and a lightness of 24.7%. #42423c color hex could be obtained by blending #848478 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 26
    • G 26
    • B 24
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 9
    • K 74
    CMYK color chart

#42423c color description : Very dark grayish yellow.

#42423c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42423c has RGB values of R:66, G:66, B:60 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.09, K:0.74. Its decimal value is 4342332.

Hex triplet 42423c #42423c
RGB Decimal 66, 66, 60 rgb(66,66,60)
RGB Percent 25.9, 25.9, 23.5 rgb(25.9%,25.9%,23.5%)
CMYK 0, 0, 9, 74
HSL 60°, 4.8, 24.7 hsl(60,4.8%,24.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 9.1, 25.9
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 27.794, -1.288, 3.651
XYZ 5.01, 5.381, 5.049
xyY 0.324, 0.348, 5.381
CIE-LCH 27.794, 3.872, 109.429
CIE-LUV 27.794, 0.305, 4.249
Hunter-Lab 23.197, -2.039, 3.332
Binary 01000010, 01000010, 00111100

Color Schemes with #42423c

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Alternatives to #42423c

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#42423c Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42423c;}
.background {background-color:#42423c;}
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Shades and Tints of #42423c

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, #040404 is the darkest color, while #fafaf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42423c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #42423c is the less saturated color, while #7c7c02 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42423c 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.

  • #414141 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #414140 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4e4b45 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #544947 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4d4a4f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #494742 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4d4643 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #494748 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population