Converting Colors

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Conversions

Here you see your color converted to 15 different color formats like RGB, CMYK, HSV, HSL, CIELab, Android, Decimal, and YUV. 🎁 Convert multiple colors at once or get Conversions and Harmonies via the REST API.

Conversions Part 1
FormatColor
Hex424242
RGB66, 66, 66
RGB Percent26%, 26%, 26%
CMY0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400
CMYK0.00, 0.00, 0.00, 0.74
HSL0°, 0%, 26%
HSV0°, 0%, 26%
XYZ5.2251, 5.4972, 5.9864
Conversions Part 2
FormatColor
RYB66, 66, 66
Decimal4342338
CIELab28.11, 0.00, -0.00
CIELCh28, 0.004, 296.813
Yxy5.4972, 0.3127, 0.3290
Android (android.graphics.Color)4282532418 (0xFF424242)
YUV66.0000, 0.0000, 0.0000

Details

The CMY color 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400 is a dark color, and the websafe version is hex 333333. A complement of this color would be 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400, and the grayscale version is 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400.

A 20% lighter version of the original color is 0.5529, 0.5529, 0.5529, and 0.9098, 0.9098, 0.9098 is the 20% darker color. If you saturate the color by 10%, you get 0.7400, 0.7660, 0.7660, and if you desaturate by 10%, it is 0.7400, 0.7140, 0.7140.

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Distribution

RGB Color DistributionThe distribution of the RGB values, red, green and blue.RedThe Perecentage of Red in the Color.GreenThe Perecentage of Green in the Color.BlueThe Perecentage of Blue in the Color.RGB
RYB Color DistributionThe distribution of the RYB values, red, yellow and blue.RedThe Perecentage of Red in the Color.YellowThe Perecentage of Yellow in the Color.BlueThe Perecentage of Blue in the Color.RYB
CMYK Color DistributionThe distribution of the CMYK values, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black.CyanThe Perecentage of Cyan in the Color.MagentaThe Perecentage of Magenta in the Color.YellowThe Perecentage of Yellow in the Color.BlackThe Perecentage of Black in the Color.CMYK
CMY Color DistributionThe distribution of the CMY values, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow.CyanThe Perecentage of Cyan in the Color.MagentaThe Perecentage of Magenta in the Color.YellowThe Perecentage of Yellow in the Color.CMY

Brightness & Saturation Gradients

These gradients show how the CMY color 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400 changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first figure shows a shift by +10% for each color and the second figure -10%.

Similar to the brightness gradients but the following saturation gradients show a change of the CMY color 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400 by changing the saturation by 10% instead.

Brightness GradientThese gradients show how the {format} color {color} changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first figure shows a shift by +10% for each color and the second figure -10%.0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400The Color 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400.0.0000, 0.0000, 0.0000The Color 0.0000, 0.0000, 0.0000.0.0215, 0.0215, 0.0215The Color 0.0215, 0.0215, 0.0215.0.1334, 0.1334, 0.1335The Color 0.1334, 0.1334, 0.1335.0.2427, 0.2427, 0.2427The Color 0.2427, 0.2427, 0.2427.0.3491, 0.3491, 0.3492The Color 0.3491, 0.3491, 0.3492.0.4524, 0.4524, 0.4525The Color 0.4524, 0.4524, 0.4525.0.5523, 0.5523, 0.5523The Color 0.5523, 0.5523, 0.5523.0.6483, 0.6483, 0.6483The Color 0.6483, 0.6483, 0.6483.0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400The Color 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400.Brightness Gradient

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Brightness Gradient[Translation for "HARMONY_BRIGHTNESS_1_TEXT" not found]0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400The Color 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400.1.0000, 1.0000, 1.0000The Color 1.0000, 1.0000, 1.0000.0.9070, 0.9070, 0.9070The Color 0.9070, 0.9070, 0.9070.0.8266, 0.8266, 0.8266The Color 0.8266, 0.8266, 0.8266.0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400The Color 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400.Brightness Gradient

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Saturation GradientSimilar to the brightness gradients but the following saturation gradients show a change of the {format} color {color} by changing the saturation by 10% instead.0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400The Color 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400.0.7400, 0.9740, 0.9740The Color 0.7400, 0.9740, 0.9740.0.7400, 0.9480, 0.9480The Color 0.7400, 0.9480, 0.9480.0.7400, 0.9220, 0.9220The Color 0.7400, 0.9220, 0.9220.0.7400, 0.8960, 0.8960The Color 0.7400, 0.8960, 0.8960.0.7400, 0.8700, 0.8700The Color 0.7400, 0.8700, 0.8700.0.7400, 0.8440, 0.8440The Color 0.7400, 0.8440, 0.8440.0.7400, 0.8180, 0.8180The Color 0.7400, 0.8180, 0.8180.0.7400, 0.7920, 0.7920The Color 0.7400, 0.7920, 0.7920.0.7400, 0.7660, 0.7660The Color 0.7400, 0.7660, 0.7660.0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400The Color 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400.Saturation Gradient

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Saturation Gradient[Translation for "HARMONY_SATURATION_1_TEXT" not found]0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400The Color 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400.0.7400, 0.5060, 0.5060The Color 0.7400, 0.5060, 0.5060.0.7400, 0.5320, 0.5320The Color 0.7400, 0.5320, 0.5320.0.7400, 0.5580, 0.5580The Color 0.7400, 0.5580, 0.5580.0.7400, 0.5840, 0.5840The Color 0.7400, 0.5840, 0.5840.0.7400, 0.6100, 0.6100The Color 0.7400, 0.6100, 0.6100.0.7400, 0.6360, 0.6360The Color 0.7400, 0.6360, 0.6360.0.7400, 0.6620, 0.6620The Color 0.7400, 0.6620, 0.6620.0.7400, 0.6880, 0.6880The Color 0.7400, 0.6880, 0.6880.0.7400, 0.7140, 0.7140The Color 0.7400, 0.7140, 0.7140.0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400The Color 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400.Saturation Gradient

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Harmonies

Sweetspot

The sweet spot groups the original color and five complimentary colors.

SweetspotThe sweet spot groups the original color and five complimentary colors.0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400The Color 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400.0.3300, 0.3300, 0.3300The Color 0.3300, 0.3300, 0.3300.0.8300, 0.8300, 0.8300The Color 0.8300, 0.8300, 0.8300.0.6600, 0.6600, 0.6600The Color 0.6600, 0.6600, 0.6600.0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400The Color 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400.Sweetspot

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SVG Images

A selection of SVG images using the hex version #424242 of the current color.

#424242
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Previews

White Background

 

This preview shows how the CMY color 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400 looks on a white background.

The color contrast ratio for these colors is 10.05, which passes the AAA level of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 for all text sizes. Details can be found at https://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/.

Black Background

 

This preview shows how the CMY color 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400 looks on a black background.

The color contrast ratio for these colors is 2.09, which fails to comply with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0. Details can be found at https://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/.

CMY 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400 Background

 

This preview shows how black text looks on a background with the CMY color 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400.

 

This preview shows how white text looks on a background with the CMY color 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400.

Color Blindness Simulation


Dichromacy

Original Color
0.7412, 0.7412, 0.7412
Protanopia
0.7373, 0.7412, 0.7412
Deuteranopia
0.7176, 0.7490, 0.7373
Tritanopia
0.7373, 0.7412, 0.7216

Trichromacy

Original Color
0.7412, 0.7412, 0.7412
Protanomaly
0.7373, 0.7412, 0.7412
Deuteranomaly
0.7255, 0.7451, 0.7373
Tritanomaly
0.7373, 0.7412, 0.7294

Monochromacy

Original Color
0.7412, 0.7412, 0.7412
Achromatopsia
0.7412, 0.7412, 0.7412
Achromatomaly
0.7412, 0.7412, 0.7412
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CSS Examples


The CSS property to change the color of the text to CMY 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400 is called "color". The color property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .text, #text, p{ color:rgb(66, 66, 66) }.

This example shows how text in the color rgb(66, 66, 66) looks like.

If you want to add a text shadow in that color use .shadow{ text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px rgb(66, 66, 66) }.

Here you see how black text with a 4 pixel rgb(66, 66, 66) colored shadow looks like.

Border

This example shows the color as border, it can be applied via the CSS property "border" or "border-color".

The CSS property to change the border of an element to CMY 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400 is called "border". The border property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .border, #border, table{ border:4px solid rgb(66, 66, 66) }.

If only the border color should be changed .border{ border-color:rgb(66, 66, 66) } can be used.

Here you see how a box with a 4 pixel rgb(66, 66, 66) colored shadow looks like.

If you want to add a box shadow in that color use .boxshadow{ -moz-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px rgb(66, 66, 66); -webkit-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px rgb(66, 66, 66); box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px rgb(66, 66, 66) }.

Background

The CSS property to change the background color of an element to CMY 0.7400, 0.7400, 0.7400 is called "background". The background property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .background, #background, body{ background:rgb(66, 66, 66) }.

If only the background color should be changed .background{ background-color:rgb(66, 66, 66) } can be used.

This example shows the color as background, it is applied via the CSS property "background".

To optimize and compress your CSS code, you can use our online CSS compressor and optimizer based on csstidy. If you want to create a linear gradient as background or border, check our CSS Gradient Generator.

How-to use Converting Colors

To convert, paste a string in one of these color formats, for example, "424242", into the input field and click on convert. The result will be in the section Color Conversions, and the following sections will provide you with further details on the color.

Some color formats use the same notation, and the conversion will guess the composition of the search query. As an example, if you try to convert the string "0°, 0%, 26%" it could be an HSV or HSL color, the conversion will assume HSL in this case.

As this could lead to wrong conversions, you can define which format you are passing by wrapping your color string in brackets with the format in front. The search string "HSV(0°, 0%, 26%)" will give you the correct HSV color as there is no need to guess the format. Other examples would be "CIELAB(28.11, 0.00, -0.00)", "CIELCH(28, 0.004, 296.813)", "YXY(5.4972, 0.3127, 0.3290)" and "CMYK(0.00, 0.00, 0.00, 0.74)".


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