#424a42 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #424a42 is composed of 25.9% red, 29% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 10.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 10.8% yellow and 71% black. It has a hue angle of 120 degrees, a saturation of 5.7% and a lightness of 27.5%. #424a42 color hex could be obtained by blending #849484 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 26
    • G 29
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 11
    • M 0
    • Y 11
    • K 71
    CMYK color chart

#424a42 color description : Very dark grayish lime green.

#424a42 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #424a42 has RGB values of R:66, G:74, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.11, M:0, Y:0.11, K:0.71. Its decimal value is 4344386.

Hex triplet 424a42 #424a42
RGB Decimal 66, 74, 66 rgb(66,74,66)
RGB Percent 25.9, 29, 25.9 rgb(25.9%,29%,25.9%)
CMYK 11, 0, 11, 71
HSL 120°, 5.7, 27.5 hsl(120,5.7%,27.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 120°, 10.8, 29
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 30.518, -5.043, 3.678
XYZ 5.679, 6.449, 6.1
xyY 0.312, 0.354, 6.449
CIE-LCH 30.518, 6.242, 143.897
CIE-LUV 30.518, -3.836, 4.953
Hunter-Lab 25.395, -4.526, 3.536
Binary 01000010, 01001010, 01000010

Color Schemes with #424a42

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Alternatives to #424a42

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#424a42 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #424a42

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #424a42

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f6f7f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #424a42

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #424a42 is the less saturated color, while #018b01 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #424a42 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
  • #464846 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #54514a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5a4e4d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4e5157 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4d4e47 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #514d49 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #494e4f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population