#42555b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42555b is composed of 25.9% red, 33.3% green and 35.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 27.5% cyan, 6.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 64.3% black. It has a hue angle of 194.4 degrees, a saturation of 15.9% and a lightness of 30.8%. #42555b color hex could be obtained by blending #84aab6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 26
    • G 33
    • B 36
    RGB color chart
    • C 27
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 64
    CMYK color chart

#42555b color description : Very dark grayish cyan.

#42555b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42555b has RGB values of R:66, G:85, B:91 and CMYK values of C:0.27, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.64. Its decimal value is 4347227.

Hex triplet 42555b #42555b
RGB Decimal 66, 85, 91 rgb(66,85,91)
RGB Percent 25.9, 33.3, 35.7 rgb(25.9%,33.3%,35.7%)
CMYK 27, 7, 0, 64
HSL 194.4°, 15.9, 30.8 hsl(194.4,15.9%,30.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.4°, 27.5, 35.7
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 34.823, -5.726, -5.891
XYZ 7.383, 8.41, 11.131
xyY 0.274, 0.312, 8.41
CIE-LCH 34.823, 8.216, 225.811
CIE-LUV 34.823, -9.473, -6.745
Hunter-Lab 29.001, -5.307, -2.457
Binary 01000010, 01010101, 01011011

Color Schemes with #42555b

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#42555b Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42555b;}
.background {background-color:#42555b;}
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Shades and Tints of #42555b

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 #42555b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4e4f4f is the less saturated color, while #067497 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42555b 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.

  • #505050 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4d5152 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a5a61 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5e5865 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4c5d64 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #51585f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #535761 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #485a61 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population