#42497a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42497a is composed of 25.9% red, 28.6% green and 47.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 45.9% cyan, 40.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.2% black. It has a hue angle of 232.5 degrees, a saturation of 29.8% and a lightness of 36.9%. #42497a color hex could be obtained by blending #8492f4 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333366.

    • R 26
    • G 29
    • B 48
    RGB color chart
    • C 46
    • M 40
    • Y 0
    • K 52
    CMYK color chart

#42497a color description : Dark moderate blue.

#42497a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42497a has RGB values of R:66, G:73, B:122 and CMYK values of C:0.46, M:0.4, Y:0, K:0.52. Its decimal value is 4344186.

Hex triplet 42497a #42497a
RGB Decimal 66, 73, 122 rgb(66,73,122)
RGB Percent 25.9, 28.6, 47.8 rgb(25.9%,28.6%,47.8%)
CMYK 46, 40, 0, 52
HSL 232.5°, 29.8, 36.9 hsl(232.5,29.8%,36.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 232.5°, 45.9, 47.8
Web Safe 333366 #333366
CIE-LAB 32.543, 11.171, -28.84
XYZ 8.141, 7.328, 19.397
xyY 0.234, 0.21, 7.328
CIE-LCH 32.543, 30.928, 291.173
CIE-LUV 32.543, -5.531, -39.827
Hunter-Lab 27.071, 6.31, -23.533
Binary 01000010, 01001001, 01111010

Color Schemes with #42497a

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Alternatives to #42497a

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#42497a Preview

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Shades and Tints of #42497a

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, #040407 is the darkest color, while #fafafc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42497a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #585964 is the less saturated color, while #0118bb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42497a 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.

  • #4c4c4c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4a4b55 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #425482 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3e557f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #405960 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #42507f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3f517d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #415369 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population