#4242a4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #4242a4 is composed of 25.9% red, 25.9% green and 64.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 59.8% cyan, 59.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 35.7% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 42.6% and a lightness of 45.1%. #4242a4 color hex could be obtained by blending #8484ff with #000049. Closest websafe color is: #333399.

    • R 26
    • G 26
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 60
    • M 60
    • Y 0
    • K 36
    CMYK color chart

#4242a4 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#4242a4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #4242a4 has RGB values of R:66, G:66, B:164 and CMYK values of C:0.6, M:0.6, Y:0, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 4342436.

Hex triplet 4242a4 #4242a4
RGB Decimal 66, 66, 164 rgb(66,66,164)
RGB Percent 25.9, 25.9, 64.3 rgb(25.9%,25.9%,64.3%)
CMYK 60, 60, 0, 36
HSL 240°, 42.6, 45.1 hsl(240,42.6%,45.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 59.8, 64.3
Web Safe 333399 #333399
CIE-LAB 33.424, 29.847, -53.132
XYZ 10.895, 7.735, 36.039
xyY 0.199, 0.141, 7.735
CIE-LCH 33.424, 60.942, 299.325
CIE-LUV 33.424, -5.399, -74.803
Hunter-Lab 27.811, 21.255, -57.363
Binary 01000010, 01000010, 10100100

Color Schemes with #4242a4

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Alternatives to #4242a4

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#4242a4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #4242a4

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#4242a4 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#4242a4;}
.background {background-color:#4242a4;}
.border {border:1px solid #4242a4;}

Shades and Tints of #4242a4

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, #04040a is the darkest color, while #fbfbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #4242a4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6e6e78 is the less saturated color, while #0404e2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #4242a4 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.

  • #4d4d4d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b4b5e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0055a6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005992 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #235f66 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #184ea5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #185198 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2e547c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population