#42517e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42517e is composed of 25.9% red, 31.8% green and 49.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 47.6% cyan, 35.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 50.6% black. It has a hue angle of 225 degrees, a saturation of 31.3% and a lightness of 37.6%. #42517e color hex could be obtained by blending #84a2fc with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 26
    • G 32
    • B 49
    RGB color chart
    • C 48
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 51
    CMYK color chart

#42517e color description : Dark moderate blue.

#42517e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42517e has RGB values of R:66, G:81, B:126 and CMYK values of C:0.48, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 4346238.

Hex triplet 42517e #42517e
RGB Decimal 66, 81, 126 rgb(66,81,126)
RGB Percent 25.9, 31.8, 49.4 rgb(25.9%,31.8%,49.4%)
CMYK 48, 36, 0, 51
HSL 225°, 31.3, 37.6 hsl(225,31.3%,37.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 225°, 47.6, 49.4
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 35.101, 7.246, -27.293
XYZ 8.954, 8.549, 20.916
xyY 0.233, 0.223, 8.549
CIE-LCH 35.101, 28.239, 284.868
CIE-LUV 35.101, -8.533, -38.106
Hunter-Lab 29.239, 3.497, -21.945
Binary 01000010, 01010001, 01111110

Color Schemes with #42517e

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Alternatives to #42517e

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#42517e Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42517e

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, #05070a is the darkest color, while #fcfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42517e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #606060 is the less saturated color, while #0733b9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42517e 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.

  • #525252 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4f525b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4b5a84 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #475b84 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #416067 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #485682 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #455782 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #415a6f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population