#428ea9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #428ea9 is composed of 25.9% red, 55.7% green and 66.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 60.9% cyan, 16% magenta, 0% yellow and 33.7% black. It has a hue angle of 195.7 degrees, a saturation of 43.8% and a lightness of 46.1%. #428ea9 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ffff with #001d53. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 26
    • G 56
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 61
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#428ea9 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#428ea9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #428ea9 has RGB values of R:66, G:142, B:169 and CMYK values of C:0.61, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 4361897.

Hex triplet 428ea9 #428ea9
RGB Decimal 66, 142, 169 rgb(66,142,169)
RGB Percent 25.9, 55.7, 66.3 rgb(25.9%,55.7%,66.3%)
CMYK 61, 16, 0, 34
HSL 195.7°, 43.8, 46.1 hsl(195.7,43.8%,46.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 195.7°, 60.9, 66.3
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 55.449, -15.209, -21.282
XYZ 19.079, 23.367, 41.039
xyY 0.229, 0.28, 23.367
CIE-LCH 55.449, 26.158, 234.448
CIE-LUV 55.449, -30.957, -29.912
Hunter-Lab 48.34, -14.142, -16.497
Binary 01000010, 10001110, 10101001

Color Schemes with #428ea9

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Alternatives to #428ea9

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#428ea9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #428ea9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#428ea9;}
.background {background-color:#428ea9;}
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Shades and Tints of #428ea9

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, #050c0e is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #428ea9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f797c is the less saturated color, while #03ace8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #428ea9 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.

  • #7a7a7a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6f7e83 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8489a7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8189b1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4496a1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c8ba7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6a8aae Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4393a3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population