#42497d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42497d is composed of 25.9% red, 28.6% green and 49% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 47.2% cyan, 41.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 51% black. It has a hue angle of 232.9 degrees, a saturation of 30.9% and a lightness of 37.5%. #42497d color hex could be obtained by blending #8492fa with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333366.

    • R 26
    • G 29
    • B 49
    RGB color chart
    • C 47
    • M 42
    • Y 0
    • K 51
    CMYK color chart

#42497d color description : Dark moderate blue.

#42497d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42497d has RGB values of R:66, G:73, B:125 and CMYK values of C:0.47, M:0.42, Y:0, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 4344189.

Hex triplet 42497d #42497d
RGB Decimal 66, 73, 125 rgb(66,73,125)
RGB Percent 25.9, 28.6, 49 rgb(25.9%,28.6%,49%)
CMYK 47, 42, 0, 51
HSL 232.9°, 30.9, 37.5 hsl(232.9,30.9%,37.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 232.9°, 47.2, 49
Web Safe 333366 #333366
CIE-LAB 32.709, 12.145, -30.445
XYZ 8.33, 7.404, 20.391
xyY 0.231, 0.205, 7.404
CIE-LCH 32.709, 32.778, 291.748
CIE-LUV 32.709, -5.654, -42.222
Hunter-Lab 27.21, 7.03, -25.385
Binary 01000010, 01001001, 01111101

Color Schemes with #42497d

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#42497d Preview

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Shades and Tints of #42497d

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, #050609 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42497d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5f5f60 is the less saturated color, while #071cb8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42497d 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
  • #4b4c57 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #415485 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3b5682 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3f5a60 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #415082 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3e5180 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #40546b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population