#42424c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42424c is composed of 25.9% red, 25.9% green and 29.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 13.2% cyan, 13.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 70.2% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 7% and a lightness of 27.8%. #42424c color hex could be obtained by blending #848498 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

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

#42424c color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#42424c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42424c has RGB values of R:66, G:66, B:76 and CMYK values of C:0.13, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.7. Its decimal value is 4342348.

Hex triplet 42424c #42424c
RGB Decimal 66, 66, 76 rgb(66,66,76)
RGB Percent 25.9, 25.9, 29.8 rgb(25.9%,25.9%,29.8%)
CMYK 13, 13, 0, 70
HSL 240°, 7, 27.8 hsl(240,7%,27.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 13.2, 29.8
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 28.318, 2.361, -6.023
XYZ 5.499, 5.576, 7.624
xyY 0.294, 0.298, 5.576
CIE-LCH 28.318, 6.469, 291.408
CIE-LUV 28.318, -0.541, -7.472
Hunter-Lab 23.615, 0.243, -2.611
Binary 01000010, 01000010, 01001100

Color Schemes with #42424c

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Alternatives to #42424c

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#42424c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42424c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42424c;}
.background {background-color:#42424c;}
.border {border:1px solid #42424c;}

Shades and Tints of #42424c

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, #020203 is the darkest color, while #f7f7f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42424c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #42424c is the less saturated color, while #00008e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42424c 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.

  • #434343 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #434345 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4b4c55 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4f4a55 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4b4c51 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #474852 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4a4752 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #47484f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population