#5e42c1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #5e42c1 is composed of 36.9% red, 25.9% green and 75.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 51.3% cyan, 65.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 24.3% black. It has a hue angle of 253.2 degrees, a saturation of 50.6% and a lightness of 50.8%. #5e42c1 color hex could be obtained by blending #bc84ff with #000083. Closest websafe color is: #6633cc.

    • R 37
    • G 26
    • B 76
    RGB color chart
    • C 51
    • M 66
    • Y 0
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#5e42c1 color description : Moderate blue.

#5e42c1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #5e42c1 has RGB values of R:94, G:66, B:193 and CMYK values of C:0.51, M:0.66, Y:0, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 6177473.

Hex triplet 5e42c1 #5e42c1
RGB Decimal 94, 66, 193 rgb(94,66,193)
RGB Percent 36.9, 25.9, 75.7 rgb(36.9%,25.9%,75.7%)
CMYK 51, 66, 0, 24
HSL 253.2°, 50.6, 50.8 hsl(253.2,50.6%,50.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 253.2°, 65.8, 75.7
Web Safe 6633cc #6633cc
CIE-LAB 38.068, 44.105, -62.659
XYZ 16.188, 10.126, 51.551
xyY 0.208, 0.13, 10.126
CIE-LCH 38.068, 76.625, 305.141
CIE-LUV 38.068, 1.386, -92.024
Hunter-Lab 31.821, 35.119, -73.775
Binary 01011110, 01000010, 11000001

Color Schemes with #5e42c1

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Alternatives to #5e42c1

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#5e42c1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #5e42c1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#5e42c1;}
.background {background-color:#5e42c1;}
.border {border:1px solid #5e42c1;}

Shades and Tints of #5e42c1

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, #010103 is the darkest color, while #f5f3fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #5e42c1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7e7c87 is the less saturated color, while #3e08fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #5e42c1 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.

  • #595959 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5a546e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005fba Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0064a3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #44676f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2254bc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2257ae Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4d598c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population