#0042bc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042bc is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 73.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 64.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 218.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.9%. #0042bc color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #000079. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 65
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#0042bc color description : Strong blue.

#0042bc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042bc has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:188 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.65, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 17084.

Hex triplet 0042bc #0042bc
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 188 rgb(0,66,188)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 73.7 rgb(0%,25.9%,73.7%)
CMYK 100, 65, 0, 26
HSL 218.9°, 100, 36.9 hsl(218.9,100%,36.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 218.9°, 100, 73.7
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 32.976, 32.73, -68.243
XYZ 11.023, 7.526, 48.446
xyY 0.165, 0.112, 7.526
CIE-LCH 32.976, 75.686, 295.623
CIE-LUV 32.976, -14.609, -92.926
Hunter-Lab 27.434, 23.714, -85.496
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 10111100

Color Schemes with #0042bc

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Alternatives to #0042bc

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#0042bc Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0042bc;}
.background {background-color:#0042bc;}
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Shades and Tints of #0042bc

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, #00040b is the darkest color, while #f7faff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042bc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #575c65 is the less saturated color, while #0042bc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042bc 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.

  • #3c3c3c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #303d56 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0054a4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00598e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005f64 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #004dac Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #00509f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005484 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population