#742c9d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #742c9d is composed of 45.5% red, 17.3% green and 61.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 26.1% cyan, 72% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.4% black. It has a hue angle of 278.2 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 39.4%. #742c9d color hex could be obtained by blending #e858ff with #00003b. Closest websafe color is: #663399.

    • R 45
    • G 17
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 26
    • M 72
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#742c9d color description : Dark violet.

#742c9d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #742c9d has RGB values of R:116, G:44, B:157 and CMYK values of C:0.26, M:0.72, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 7613597.

Hex triplet 742c9d #742c9d
RGB Decimal 116, 44, 157 rgb(116,44,157)
RGB Percent 45.5, 17.3, 61.6 rgb(45.5%,17.3%,61.6%)
CMYK 26, 72, 0, 38
HSL 278.2°, 56.2, 39.4 hsl(278.2,56.2%,39.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 278.2°, 72, 61.6
Web Safe 663399 #663399
CIE-LAB 33.877, 50.25, -47.918
XYZ 14.188, 7.949, 32.683
xyY 0.259, 0.145, 7.949
CIE-LCH 33.877, 69.435, 316.361
CIE-LUV 33.877, 20.847, -70.14
Hunter-Lab 28.194, 40.487, -48.995
Binary 01110100, 00101100, 10011101

Color Schemes with #742c9d

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Alternatives to #742c9d

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#742c9d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #742c9d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#742c9d;}
.background {background-color:#742c9d;}
.border {border:1px solid #742c9d;}

Shades and Tints of #742c9d

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, #030104 is the darkest color, while #f9f3fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #742c9d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656267 is the less saturated color, while #7f05c4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #742c9d 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.

  • #4e4e4e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #56475e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0056a8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005a96 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6c5157 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2a46a4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2a4998 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6f4370 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population