#42537f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42537f is composed of 25.9% red, 32.5% green and 49.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 48% cyan, 34.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 50.2% black. It has a hue angle of 223.3 degrees, a saturation of 31.6% and a lightness of 37.8%. #42537f color hex could be obtained by blending #84a6fe with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 26
    • G 33
    • B 50
    RGB color chart
    • C 48
    • M 35
    • Y 0
    • K 50
    CMYK color chart

#42537f color description : Dark moderate blue.

#42537f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42537f has RGB values of R:66, G:83, B:127 and CMYK values of C:0.48, M:0.35, Y:0, K:0.5. Its decimal value is 4346751.

Hex triplet 42537f #42537f
RGB Decimal 66, 83, 127 rgb(66,83,127)
RGB Percent 25.9, 32.5, 49.8 rgb(25.9%,32.5%,49.8%)
CMYK 48, 35, 0, 50
HSL 223.3°, 31.6, 37.8 hsl(223.3,31.6%,37.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 223.3°, 48, 49.8
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 35.746, 6.28, -26.898
XYZ 9.17, 8.877, 21.308
xyY 0.233, 0.226, 8.877
CIE-LCH 35.746, 27.622, 283.142
CIE-LUV 35.746, -9.29, -37.63
Hunter-Lab 29.794, 2.8, -21.547
Binary 01000010, 01010011, 01111111

Color Schemes with #42537f

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Alternatives to #42537f

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#42537f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42537f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42537f;}
.background {background-color:#42537f;}
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Shades and Tints of #42537f

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, #06070b is the darkest color, while #fdfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42537f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #606061 is the less saturated color, while #0739ba is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42537f 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.

  • #535353 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #50535c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4d5b85 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #495c85 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #416169 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #495883 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #465983 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #415c71 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population