#427ca9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #427ca9 is composed of 25.9% red, 48.6% green and 66.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 60.9% cyan, 26.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 33.7% black. It has a hue angle of 206.2 degrees, a saturation of 43.8% and a lightness of 46.1%. #427ca9 color hex could be obtained by blending #84f8ff with #000053. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 26
    • G 49
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 61
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#427ca9 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#427ca9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #427ca9 has RGB values of R:66, G:124, B:169 and CMYK values of C:0.61, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 4357289.

Hex triplet 427ca9 #427ca9
RGB Decimal 66, 124, 169 rgb(66,124,169)
RGB Percent 25.9, 48.6, 66.3 rgb(25.9%,48.6%,66.3%)
CMYK 61, 27, 0, 34
HSL 206.2°, 43.8, 46.1 hsl(206.2,43.8%,46.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 206.2°, 60.9, 66.3
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 50.022, -5.012, -29.667
XYZ 16.614, 18.437, 40.217
xyY 0.221, 0.245, 18.437
CIE-LCH 50.022, 30.088, 260.411
CIE-LUV 50.022, -24.221, -43.802
Hunter-Lab 42.938, -6.075, -25.476
Binary 01000010, 01111100, 10101001

Color Schemes with #427ca9

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#427ca9 Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#427ca9;}
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Shades and Tints of #427ca9

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, #050a0e is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #427ca9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f767c is the less saturated color, while #0384e8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #427ca9 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
  • #67727b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6f7ca9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #697daf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3b8892 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5f7ca9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5a7cad Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3e839a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population