#42426b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42426b is composed of 25.9% red, 25.9% green and 42% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 38.3% cyan, 38.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 58% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 23.7% and a lightness of 33.9%. #42426b color hex could be obtained by blending #8484d6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333366.

    • R 26
    • G 26
    • B 42
    RGB color chart
    • C 38
    • M 38
    • Y 0
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#42426b color description : Very dark desaturated blue.

#42426b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42426b has RGB values of R:66, G:66, B:107 and CMYK values of C:0.38, M:0.38, Y:0, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 4342379.

Hex triplet 42426b #42426b
RGB Decimal 66, 66, 107 rgb(66,66,107)
RGB Percent 25.9, 25.9, 42 rgb(25.9%,25.9%,42%)
CMYK 38, 38, 0, 58
HSL 240°, 23.7, 33.9 hsl(240,23.7%,33.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 38.3, 42
Web Safe 333366 #333366
CIE-LAB 29.703, 11.061, -23.868
XYZ 6.848, 6.116, 14.729
xyY 0.247, 0.221, 6.116
CIE-LCH 29.703, 26.307, 294.863
CIE-LUV 29.703, -2.308, -31.974
Hunter-Lab 24.731, 6.151, -18
Binary 01000010, 01000010, 01101011

Color Schemes with #42426b

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Alternatives to #42426b

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#42426b Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42426b

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, #06060a is the darkest color, while #fdfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42426b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #565657 is the less saturated color, while #0606a7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42426b 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.

  • #474747 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #46464e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #414e74 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3f4f71 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #445157 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #414971 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #404a6f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #434c5e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population