#42556b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42556b is composed of 25.9% red, 33.3% green and 42% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 38.3% cyan, 20.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 58% black. It has a hue angle of 212.2 degrees, a saturation of 23.7% and a lightness of 33.9%. #42556b color hex could be obtained by blending #84aad6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 26
    • G 33
    • B 42
    RGB color chart
    • C 38
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#42556b color description : Very dark desaturated blue.

#42556b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42556b has RGB values of R:66, G:85, B:107 and CMYK values of C:0.38, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 4347243.

Hex triplet 42556b #42556b
RGB Decimal 66, 85, 107 rgb(66,85,107)
RGB Percent 25.9, 33.3, 42 rgb(25.9%,33.3%,42%)
CMYK 38, 21, 0, 58
HSL 212.2°, 23.7, 33.9 hsl(212.2,23.7%,33.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 212.2°, 38.3, 42
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 35.433, -1.222, -14.988
XYZ 8.149, 8.716, 15.162
xyY 0.254, 0.272, 8.716
CIE-LCH 35.433, 15.037, 265.339
CIE-LUV 35.433, -9.703, -19.747
Hunter-Lab 29.524, -2.401, -9.782
Binary 01000010, 01010101, 01101011

Color Schemes with #42556b

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Alternatives to #42556b

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#42556b Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42556b

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, #06080a is the darkest color, while #fdfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42556b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #565657 is the less saturated color, while #0651a7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42556b 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
  • #4f5357 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #565b71 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #575a73 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #486066 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4f596e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4f5870 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #465c68 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population