#542aa1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #542aa1 is composed of 32.9% red, 16.5% green and 63.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 47.8% cyan, 73.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 36.9% black. It has a hue angle of 261.2 degrees, a saturation of 58.6% and a lightness of 39.8%. #542aa1 color hex could be obtained by blending #a854ff with #000043. Closest websafe color is: #663399.

    • R 33
    • G 16
    • B 63
    RGB color chart
    • C 48
    • M 74
    • Y 0
    • K 37
    CMYK color chart

#542aa1 color description : Dark violet.

#542aa1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #542aa1 has RGB values of R:84, G:42, B:161 and CMYK values of C:0.48, M:0.74, Y:0, K:0.37. Its decimal value is 5515937.

Hex triplet 542aa1 #542aa1
RGB Decimal 84, 42, 161 rgb(84,42,161)
RGB Percent 32.9, 16.5, 63.1 rgb(32.9%,16.5%,63.1%)
CMYK 48, 74, 0, 37
HSL 261.2°, 58.6, 39.8 hsl(261.2,58.6%,39.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 261.2°, 73.9, 63.1
Web Safe 663399 #663399
CIE-LAB 29.698, 46.067, -57.323
XYZ 10.916, 6.114, 34.321
xyY 0.213, 0.119, 6.114
CIE-LCH 29.698, 73.54, 308.787
CIE-LUV 29.698, 5.616, -77.481
Hunter-Lab 24.726, 35.533, -64.989
Binary 01010100, 00101010, 10100001

Color Schemes with #542aa1

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Alternatives to #542aa1

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#542aa1 Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#542aa1;}
.background {background-color:#542aa1;}
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Shades and Tints of #542aa1

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, #030105 is the darkest color, while #f8f5fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #542aa1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #64616a is the less saturated color, while #4903c8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #542aa1 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.

  • #444444 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #473f57 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004d96 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005183 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #425258 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1e409a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1e438e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #484372 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population