#0042a6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042a6 is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 60.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.9% black. It has a hue angle of 216.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 32.5%. #0042a6 color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #00004d. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 60
    • Y 0
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#0042a6 color description : Dark blue.

#0042a6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042a6 has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:166 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.6, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 17062.

Hex triplet 0042a6 #0042a6
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 166 rgb(0,66,166)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 65.1 rgb(0%,25.9%,65.1%)
CMYK 100, 60, 0, 35
HSL 216.1°, 100, 32.5 hsl(216.1,100%,32.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 216.1°, 100, 65.1
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 30.994, 23.891, -58.406
XYZ 8.83, 6.649, 36.892
xyY 0.169, 0.127, 6.649
CIE-LCH 30.994, 63.103, 292.247
CIE-LUV 30.994, -14.804, -78.728
Hunter-Lab 25.785, 15.999, -66.779
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 10100110

Color Schemes with #0042a6

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Alternatives to #0042a6

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#0042a6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0042a6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0042a6;}
.background {background-color:#0042a6;}
.border {border:1px solid #0042a6;}

Shades and Tints of #0042a6

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, #000409 is the darkest color, while #f4f9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042a6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4d5259 is the less saturated color, while #0042a6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042a6 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.

  • #3a3a3a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2e3c50 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004f9c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005488 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005a5f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #004a9f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #004d92 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005178 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population