#42545b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42545b is composed of 25.9% red, 32.9% green and 35.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 27.5% cyan, 7.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 64.3% black. It has a hue angle of 196.8 degrees, a saturation of 15.9% and a lightness of 30.8%. #42545b color hex could be obtained by blending #84a8b6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 26
    • G 33
    • B 36
    RGB color chart
    • C 27
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 64
    CMYK color chart

#42545b color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#42545b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42545b has RGB values of R:66, G:84, B:91 and CMYK values of C:0.27, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.64. Its decimal value is 4346971.

Hex triplet 42545b #42545b
RGB Decimal 66, 84, 91 rgb(66,84,91)
RGB Percent 25.9, 32.9, 35.7 rgb(25.9%,32.9%,35.7%)
CMYK 27, 8, 0, 64
HSL 196.8°, 15.9, 30.8 hsl(196.8,15.9%,30.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.8°, 27.5, 35.7
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 34.506, -5.116, -6.364
XYZ 7.305, 8.254, 11.105
xyY 0.274, 0.31, 8.254
CIE-LCH 34.506, 8.166, 231.205
CIE-LUV 34.506, -9.033, -7.428
Hunter-Lab 28.73, -4.891, -2.807
Binary 01000010, 01010100, 01011011

Color Schemes with #42545b

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Alternatives to #42545b

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#42545b Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42545b;}
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Shades and Tints of #42545b

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f4f6f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42545b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4e4f4f is the less saturated color, while #066f97 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42545b 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.

  • #4f4f4f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4c5051 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #595961 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5d5865 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4b5c63 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #50575f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #535661 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #485960 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population