#42427d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42427d is composed of 25.9% red, 25.9% green and 49% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 47.2% cyan, 47.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 51% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 30.9% and a lightness of 37.5%. #42427d color hex could be obtained by blending #8484fa with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333366.

    • R 26
    • G 26
    • B 49
    RGB color chart
    • C 47
    • M 47
    • Y 0
    • K 51
    CMYK color chart

#42427d color description : Dark moderate blue.

#42427d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42427d has RGB values of R:66, G:66, B:125 and CMYK values of C:0.47, M:0.47, Y:0, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 4342397.

Hex triplet 42427d #42427d
RGB Decimal 66, 66, 125 rgb(66,66,125)
RGB Percent 25.9, 25.9, 49 rgb(25.9%,25.9%,49%)
CMYK 47, 47, 0, 51
HSL 240°, 30.9, 37.5 hsl(240,30.9%,37.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 47.2, 49
Web Safe 333366 #333366
CIE-LAB 30.724, 16.77, -33.595
XYZ 7.896, 6.535, 20.246
xyY 0.228, 0.188, 6.535
CIE-LCH 30.724, 37.548, 296.528
CIE-LUV 30.724, -3.328, -46.104
Hunter-Lab 25.564, 10.397, -29.062
Binary 01000010, 01000010, 01111101

Color Schemes with #42427d

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Alternatives to #42427d

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#42427d Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42427d;}
.background {background-color:#42427d;}
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Shades and Tints of #42427d

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, #050509 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42427d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5f5f60 is the less saturated color, while #0707b8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42427d 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.

  • #494949 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #484853 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #365087 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2f5281 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3d555b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3a4a83 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #364c7f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3f4e67 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population