#0042ae Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042ae is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 68.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 62.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.8% black. It has a hue angle of 217.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 34.1%. #0042ae color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #00005d. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 62
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#0042ae color description : Dark blue.

#0042ae Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042ae has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:174 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.62, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 17070.

Hex triplet 0042ae #0042ae
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 174 rgb(0,66,174)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 68.2 rgb(0%,25.9%,68.2%)
CMYK 100, 62, 0, 32
HSL 217.2°, 100, 34.1 hsl(217.2,100%,34.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 217.2°, 100, 68.2
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 31.696, 27.156, -62.046
XYZ 9.587, 6.952, 40.879
xyY 0.167, 0.121, 6.952
CIE-LCH 31.696, 67.728, 293.638
CIE-LUV 31.696, -14.709, -83.972
Hunter-Lab 26.366, 18.762, -73.469
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 10101110

Color Schemes with #0042ae

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Alternatives to #0042ae

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#0042ae Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0042ae

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

Shades and Tints of #0042ae

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, #000611 is the darkest color, while #fcfdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042ae

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #50555e is the less saturated color, while #0042ae is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042ae 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.

  • #3b3b3b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2f3c52 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00519f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00568a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005c60 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #004ba4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #004e97 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00527c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population