#427e8c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #427e8c is composed of 25.9% red, 49.4% green and 54.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 52.9% cyan, 10% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.1% black. It has a hue angle of 191.4 degrees, a saturation of 35.9% and a lightness of 40.4%. #427e8c color hex could be obtained by blending #84fcff with #000019. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 26
    • G 49
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 53
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#427e8c color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#427e8c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #427e8c has RGB values of R:66, G:126, B:140 and CMYK values of C:0.53, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 4357772.

Hex triplet 427e8c #427e8c
RGB Decimal 66, 126, 140 rgb(66,126,140)
RGB Percent 25.9, 49.4, 54.9 rgb(25.9%,49.4%,54.9%)
CMYK 53, 10, 0, 45
HSL 191.4°, 35.9, 40.4 hsl(191.4,35.9%,40.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 191.4°, 52.9, 54.9
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 49.463, -15.371, -13.582
XYZ 14.44, 17.972, 27.518
xyY 0.241, 0.3, 17.972
CIE-LCH 49.463, 20.511, 221.464
CIE-LUV 49.463, -25.898, -17.419
Hunter-Lab 42.394, -13.39, -8.809
Binary 01000010, 01111110, 10001100

Color Schemes with #427e8c

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Alternatives to #427e8c

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#427e8c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #427e8c

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Shades and Tints of #427e8c

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, #030607 is the darkest color, while #f8fbfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #427e8c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #626a6c is the less saturated color, while #03a5cb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #427e8c 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.

  • #6e6e6e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #657174 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #797b8c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7a7a95 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4a858e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #657c8c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #667b92 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #47828d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population