#472c8d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #472c8d is composed of 27.8% red, 17.3% green and 55.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 49.6% cyan, 68.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.7% black. It has a hue angle of 256.7 degrees, a saturation of 52.4% and a lightness of 36.3%. #472c8d color hex could be obtained by blending #8e58ff with #00001b. Closest websafe color is: #333399.

    • R 28
    • G 17
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 50
    • M 69
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#472c8d color description : Dark moderate violet.

#472c8d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #472c8d has RGB values of R:71, G:44, B:141 and CMYK values of C:0.5, M:0.69, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 4664461.

Hex triplet 472c8d #472c8d
RGB Decimal 71, 44, 141 rgb(71,44,141)
RGB Percent 27.8, 17.3, 55.3 rgb(27.8%,17.3%,55.3%)
CMYK 50, 69, 0, 45
HSL 256.7°, 52.4, 36.3 hsl(256.7,52.4%,36.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 256.7°, 68.8, 55.3
Web Safe 333399 #333399
CIE-LAB 26.916, 36.899, -49.668
XYZ 8.306, 5.064, 25.738
xyY 0.212, 0.129, 5.064
CIE-LCH 26.916, 61.874, 306.609
CIE-LUV 26.916, 2.768, -65.117
Hunter-Lab 22.503, 26.505, -52.06
Binary 01000111, 00101100, 10001101

Color Schemes with #472c8d

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Alternatives to #472c8d

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#472c8d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #472c8d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#472c8d;}
.background {background-color:#472c8d;}
.border {border:1px solid #472c8d;}

Shades and Tints of #472c8d

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, #030206 is the darkest color, while #f8f6fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #472c8d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5a5762 is the less saturated color, while #3401b8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #472c8d 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.

  • #3f3f3f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #413b4f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00478b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004b7a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #394c52 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #193d8b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #193f81 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3e4067 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population