#42494c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42494c is composed of 25.9% red, 28.6% green and 29.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 13.2% cyan, 3.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 70.2% black. It has a hue angle of 198 degrees, a saturation of 7% and a lightness of 27.8%. #42494c color hex could be obtained by blending #849298 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 26
    • G 29
    • B 30
    RGB color chart
    • C 13
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 70
    CMYK color chart

#42494c color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#42494c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42494c has RGB values of R:66, G:73, B:76 and CMYK values of C:0.13, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.7. Its decimal value is 4344140.

Hex triplet 42494c #42494c
RGB Decimal 66, 73, 76 rgb(66,73,76)
RGB Percent 25.9, 28.6, 29.8 rgb(25.9%,28.6%,29.8%)
CMYK 13, 4, 0, 70
HSL 198°, 7, 27.8 hsl(198,7%,27.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 198°, 13.2, 29.8
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 30.509, -2.12, -2.764
XYZ 5.934, 6.445, 7.768
xyY 0.295, 0.32, 6.445
CIE-LCH 30.509, 3.483, 232.511
CIE-LUV 30.509, -3.707, -3.04
Hunter-Lab 25.387, -2.708, -0.372
Binary 01000010, 01001001, 01001100

Color Schemes with #42494c

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Alternatives to #42494c

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#42494c Preview

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Shades and Tints of #42494c

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, #020203 is the darkest color, while #f7f8f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42494c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #42494c is the less saturated color, while #00638e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42494c 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
  • #515054 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #564f56 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4c5257 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4c4e51 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4f4c52 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #484e53 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population