#42499f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42499f is composed of 25.9% red, 28.6% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 58.5% cyan, 54.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 37.6% black. It has a hue angle of 235.5 degrees, a saturation of 41.3% and a lightness of 44.1%. #42499f color hex could be obtained by blending #8492ff with #00003f. Closest websafe color is: #333399.

    • R 26
    • G 29
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 58
    • M 54
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#42499f color description : Dark moderate blue.

#42499f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42499f has RGB values of R:66, G:73, B:159 and CMYK values of C:0.58, M:0.54, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 4344223.

Hex triplet 42499f #42499f
RGB Decimal 66, 73, 159 rgb(66,73,159)
RGB Percent 25.9, 28.6, 62.4 rgb(25.9%,28.6%,62.4%)
CMYK 58, 54, 0, 38
HSL 235.5°, 41.3, 44.1 hsl(235.5,41.3%,44.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 235.5°, 58.5, 62.4
Web Safe 333399 #333399
CIE-LAB 34.855, 23.616, -47.808
XYZ 10.886, 8.426, 33.852
xyY 0.205, 0.158, 8.426
CIE-LCH 34.855, 53.323, 296.288
CIE-LUV 34.855, -7.032, -68.336
Hunter-Lab 29.028, 16.143, -48.824
Binary 01000010, 01001001, 10011111

Color Schemes with #42499f

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#42499f Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42499f;}
.background {background-color:#42499f;}
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Shades and Tints of #42499f

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 #f8f8fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42499f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6d6e74 is the less saturated color, while #0516dc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42499f 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.

  • #515151 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4e4f61 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #1d58a9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005c99 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2b6269 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2a52a5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #18559b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #33597c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population