#42478c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42478c is composed of 25.9% red, 27.8% green and 54.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 52.9% cyan, 49.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.1% black. It has a hue angle of 235.9 degrees, a saturation of 35.9% and a lightness of 40.4%. #42478c color hex could be obtained by blending #848eff with #000019. Closest websafe color is: #333399.

    • R 26
    • G 28
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 53
    • M 49
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#42478c color description : Dark moderate blue.

#42478c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42478c has RGB values of R:66, G:71, B:140 and CMYK values of C:0.53, M:0.49, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 4343692.

Hex triplet 42478c #42478c
RGB Decimal 66, 71, 140 rgb(66,71,140)
RGB Percent 25.9, 27.8, 54.9 rgb(25.9%,27.8%,54.9%)
CMYK 53, 49, 0, 45
HSL 235.9°, 35.9, 40.4 hsl(235.9,35.9%,40.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 235.9°, 52.9, 54.9
Web Safe 333399 #333399
CIE-LAB 33.045, 18.445, -39.172
XYZ 9.233, 7.558, 25.782
xyY 0.217, 0.178, 7.558
CIE-LCH 33.045, 43.298, 295.215
CIE-LUV 33.045, -5.643, -55.047
Hunter-Lab 27.492, 11.837, -36.359
Binary 01000010, 01000111, 10001100

Color Schemes with #42478c

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#42478c Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42478c

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, #030307 is the darkest color, while #f8f9fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42478c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #62626c is the less saturated color, while #0310cb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42478c 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
  • #4b4c5a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #335495 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #24578e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #385c63 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #384f92 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2f518d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3b5471 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population