#4242b4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #4242b4 is composed of 25.9% red, 25.9% green and 70.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 63.3% cyan, 63.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 46.3% and a lightness of 48.2%. #4242b4 color hex could be obtained by blending #8484ff with #000069. Closest websafe color is: #3333cc.

    • R 26
    • G 26
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 63
    • M 63
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#4242b4 color description : Moderate blue.

#4242b4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #4242b4 has RGB values of R:66, G:66, B:180 and CMYK values of C:0.63, M:0.63, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 4342452.

Hex triplet 4242b4 #4242b4
RGB Decimal 66, 66, 180 rgb(66,66,180)
RGB Percent 25.9, 25.9, 70.6 rgb(25.9%,25.9%,70.6%)
CMYK 63, 63, 0, 29
HSL 240°, 46.3, 48.2 hsl(240,46.3%,48.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 63.3, 70.6
Web Safe 3333cc #3333cc
CIE-LAB 34.7, 35.269, -60.599
XYZ 12.432, 8.349, 44.134
xyY 0.192, 0.129, 8.349
CIE-LCH 34.7, 70.116, 300.2
CIE-LUV 34.7, -6.189, -85.755
Hunter-Lab 28.895, 26.229, -70.331
Binary 01000010, 01000010, 10110100

Color Schemes with #4242b4

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Alternatives to #4242b4

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#4242b4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #4242b4

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#4242b4 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#4242b4;}
.background {background-color:#4242b4;}
.border {border:1px solid #4242b4;}

Shades and Tints of #4242b4

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, #030308 is the darkest color, while #f8f8fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #4242b4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b7b7b is the less saturated color, while #0909ed is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #4242b4 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.

  • #4f4f4f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4c4c63 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0057ab Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005c96 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00636a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #184fae Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1853a1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #185785 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population