#427ead Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #427ead is composed of 25.9% red, 49.4% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 61.8% cyan, 27.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 206.4 degrees, a saturation of 44.8% and a lightness of 46.9%. #427ead color hex could be obtained by blending #84fcff with #00005b. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 26
    • G 49
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 62
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#427ead color description : Dark moderate blue.

#427ead Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #427ead has RGB values of R:66, G:126, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.62, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 4357805.

Hex triplet 427ead #427ead
RGB Decimal 66, 126, 173 rgb(66,126,173)
RGB Percent 25.9, 49.4, 67.8 rgb(25.9%,49.4%,67.8%)
CMYK 62, 27, 0, 32
HSL 206.4°, 44.8, 46.9 hsl(206.4,44.8%,46.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 206.4°, 61.8, 67.8
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 50.799, -4.848, -30.774
XYZ 17.249, 19.096, 42.31
xyY 0.219, 0.243, 19.096
CIE-LCH 50.799, 31.154, 261.047
CIE-LUV 50.799, -24.842, -45.717
Hunter-Lab 43.699, -6.016, -26.816
Binary 01000010, 01111110, 10101101

Color Schemes with #427ead

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Alternatives to #427ead

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#427ead Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #427ead

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CSS codes
.text {color:#427ead;}
.background {background-color:#427ead;}
.border {border:1px solid #427ead;}

Shades and Tints of #427ead

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, #010203 is the darkest color, while #f3f7fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #427ead

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #70787f is the less saturated color, while #0286ed is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #427ead 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.

  • #717171 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #68747d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #707eac Protanopia 1% of men
  • #697fb3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3a8a94 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5f7eac Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5b7eb1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3d859d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population