#42424e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42424e is composed of 25.9% red, 25.9% green and 30.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 15.4% cyan, 15.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 69.4% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 8.3% and a lightness of 28.2%. #42424e color hex could be obtained by blending #84849c with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333366.

    • R 26
    • G 26
    • B 31
    RGB color chart
    • C 15
    • M 15
    • Y 0
    • K 69
    CMYK color chart

#42424e color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#42424e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42424e has RGB values of R:66, G:66, B:78 and CMYK values of C:0.15, M:0.15, Y:0, K:0.69. Its decimal value is 4342350.

Hex triplet 42424e #42424e
RGB Decimal 66, 66, 78 rgb(66,66,78)
RGB Percent 25.9, 25.9, 30.6 rgb(25.9%,25.9%,30.6%)
CMYK 15, 15, 0, 69
HSL 240°, 8.3, 28.2 hsl(240,8.3%,28.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 15.4, 30.6
Web Safe 333366 #333366
CIE-LAB 28.392, 2.864, -7.213
XYZ 5.57, 5.605, 7.996
xyY 0.291, 0.292, 5.605
CIE-LCH 28.392, 7.761, 291.652
CIE-LUV 28.392, -0.652, -9.009
Hunter-Lab 23.674, 0.566, -3.452
Binary 01000010, 01000010, 01001110

Color Schemes with #42424e

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Alternatives to #42424e

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#42424e Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42424e;}
.background {background-color:#42424e;}
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Shades and Tints of #42424e

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, #030304 is the darkest color, while #f8f8f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42424e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #484848 is the less saturated color, while #05058b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42424e 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
  • #4a4c57 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4e4b57 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4a4c52 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #474853 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #494754 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #474850 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population