#9f42c9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #9f42c9 is composed of 62.4% red, 25.9% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 20.9% cyan, 67.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 281.3 degrees, a saturation of 55.6% and a lightness of 52.4%. #9f42c9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff84ff with #3f0093. Closest websafe color is: #9933cc.

    • R 62
    • G 26
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 21
    • M 67
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#9f42c9 color description : Moderate violet.

#9f42c9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #9f42c9 has RGB values of R:159, G:66, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.21, M:0.67, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 10437321.

Hex triplet 9f42c9 #9f42c9
RGB Decimal 159, 66, 201 rgb(159,66,201)
RGB Percent 62.4, 25.9, 78.8 rgb(62.4%,25.9%,78.8%)
CMYK 21, 67, 0, 21
HSL 281.3°, 55.6, 52.4 hsl(281.3,55.6%,52.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 281.3°, 67.2, 78.8
Web Safe 9933cc #9933cc
CIE-LAB 46.292, 59.32, -53.632
XYZ 26.788, 15.485, 56.833
xyY 0.27, 0.156, 15.485
CIE-LCH 46.292, 79.97, 317.883
CIE-LUV 46.292, 31.052, -86.597
Hunter-Lab 39.351, 52.645, -58.083
Binary 10011111, 01000010, 11001001

Color Schemes with #9f42c9

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Alternatives to #9f42c9

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#9f42c9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #9f42c9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#9f42c9;}
.background {background-color:#9f42c9;}
.border {border:1px solid #9f42c9;}

Shades and Tints of #9f42c9

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, #070309 is the darkest color, while #fcf9fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #9f42c9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #868388 is the less saturated color, while #b113f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #9f42c9 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.

  • #6d6d6d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #77647f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0071de Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3876be Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #936a71 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3960d6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5d63c2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #975b91 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population