#42556c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42556c is composed of 25.9% red, 33.3% green and 42.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 38.9% cyan, 21.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 57.6% black. It has a hue angle of 212.9 degrees, a saturation of 24.1% and a lightness of 34.1%. #42556c color hex could be obtained by blending #84aad8 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 26
    • G 33
    • B 42
    RGB color chart
    • C 39
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#42556c color description : Very dark desaturated blue.

#42556c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42556c has RGB values of R:66, G:85, B:108 and CMYK values of C:0.39, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 4347244.

Hex triplet 42556c #42556c
RGB Decimal 66, 85, 108 rgb(66,85,108)
RGB Percent 25.9, 33.3, 42.4 rgb(25.9%,33.3%,42.4%)
CMYK 39, 21, 0, 58
HSL 212.9°, 24.1, 34.1 hsl(212.9,24.1%,34.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 212.9°, 38.9, 42.4
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 35.474, -0.925, -15.547
XYZ 8.201, 8.738, 15.441
xyY 0.253, 0.27, 8.738
CIE-LCH 35.474, 15.575, 266.595
CIE-LUV 35.474, -9.719, -20.573
Hunter-Lab 29.56, -2.204, -10.279
Binary 01000010, 01010101, 01101100

Color Schemes with #42556c

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Alternatives to #42556c

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#42556c Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42556c;}
.background {background-color:#42556c;}
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Shades and Tints of #42556c

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, #06080b is the darkest color, while #fdfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42556c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #565758 is the less saturated color, while #064fa8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42556c 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
  • #565b72 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #575a74 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #486067 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4e596f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4f5871 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #455c68 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population