#0042a9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042a9 is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 66.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 60.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 33.7% black. It has a hue angle of 216.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 33.1%. #0042a9 color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #000053. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 61
    • Y 0
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#0042a9 color description : Dark blue.

#0042a9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042a9 has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:169 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.61, Y:0, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 17065.

Hex triplet 0042a9 #0042a9
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 169 rgb(0,66,169)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 66.3 rgb(0%,25.9%,66.3%)
CMYK 100, 61, 0, 34
HSL 216.6°, 100, 33.1 hsl(216.6,100%,33.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 216.6°, 100, 66.3
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 31.255, 25.122, -59.78
XYZ 9.108, 6.76, 38.359
xyY 0.168, 0.125, 6.76
CIE-LCH 31.255, 64.844, 292.794
CIE-LUV 31.255, -14.765, -80.706
Hunter-Lab 26, 17.029, -69.271
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 10101001

Color Schemes with #0042a9

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Alternatives to #0042a9

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#0042a9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0042a9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0042a9;}
.background {background-color:#0042a9;}
.border {border:1px solid #0042a9;}

Shades and Tints of #0042a9

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, #00050c is the darkest color, while #f7faff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042a9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4e535b is the less saturated color, while #0042a9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042a9 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
  • #00509d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005588 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005b5f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #004ba1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #004e94 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00527a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population