#427bb3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #427bb3 is composed of 25.9% red, 48.2% green and 70.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 63.1% cyan, 31.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 209.7 degrees, a saturation of 46.1% and a lightness of 48%. #427bb3 color hex could be obtained by blending #84f6ff with #000067. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 26
    • G 48
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 63
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 30
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#427bb3 color description : Moderate blue.

#427bb3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #427bb3 has RGB values of R:66, G:123, B:179 and CMYK values of C:0.63, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 4357043.

Hex triplet 427bb3 #427bb3
RGB Decimal 66, 123, 179 rgb(66,123,179)
RGB Percent 25.9, 48.2, 70.2 rgb(25.9%,48.2%,70.2%)
CMYK 63, 31, 0, 30
HSL 209.7°, 46.1, 48 hsl(209.7,46.1%,48%)
HSV (or HSB) 209.7°, 63.1, 70.2
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 50.189, -1.043, -35.198
XYZ 17.465, 18.578, 45.311
xyY 0.215, 0.228, 18.578
CIE-LCH 50.189, 35.213, 268.302
CIE-LUV 50.189, -23.59, -53.082
Hunter-Lab 43.102, -3.101, -32.157
Binary 01000010, 01111011, 10110011

Color Schemes with #427bb3

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Alternatives to #427bb3

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#427bb3 Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#427bb3;}
.background {background-color:#427bb3;}
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Shades and Tints of #427bb3

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, #030507 is the darkest color, while #f8fafc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #427bb3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717b84 is the less saturated color, while #007cf5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #427bb3 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.

  • #707070 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #67727d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b7cb3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #607eb8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #348993 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5c7cb3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #557cb6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #39849e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population