#42494b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42494b is composed of 25.9% red, 28.6% green and 29.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 12% cyan, 2.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 70.6% black. It has a hue angle of 193.3 degrees, a saturation of 6.4% and a lightness of 27.6%. #42494b color hex could be obtained by blending #849296 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 26
    • G 29
    • B 29
    RGB color chart
    • C 12
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 71
    CMYK color chart

#42494b color description : Very dark grayish cyan.

#42494b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42494b has RGB values of R:66, G:73, B:75 and CMYK values of C:0.12, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.71. Its decimal value is 4344139.

Hex triplet 42494b #42494b
RGB Decimal 66, 73, 75 rgb(66,73,75)
RGB Percent 25.9, 28.6, 29.4 rgb(25.9%,28.6%,29.4%)
CMYK 12, 3, 0, 71
HSL 193.3°, 6.4, 27.6 hsl(193.3,6.4%,27.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 193.3°, 12, 29.4
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 30.475, -2.362, -2.169
XYZ 5.899, 6.431, 7.587
xyY 0.296, 0.323, 6.431
CIE-LCH 30.475, 3.207, 222.565
CIE-LUV 30.475, -3.67, -2.282
Hunter-Lab 25.36, -2.858, 0.014
Binary 01000010, 01001001, 01001011

Color Schemes with #42494b

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Alternatives to #42494b

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#42494b Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42494b

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, #020202 is the darkest color, while #f7f7f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42494b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #42494b is the less saturated color, while #016d8c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42494b 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
  • #464748 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #515053 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #564f55 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4c5157 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4c4d50 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4f4c51 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #484e53 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population