#0042c0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042c0 is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 75.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 65.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 24.7% black. It has a hue angle of 219.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 37.6%. #0042c0 color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #000081. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 66
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#0042c0 color description : Strong blue.

#0042c0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042c0 has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:192 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.66, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 17088.

Hex triplet 0042c0 #0042c0
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 192 rgb(0,66,192)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 75.3 rgb(0%,25.9%,75.3%)
CMYK 100, 66, 0, 25
HSL 219.4°, 100, 37.6 hsl(219.4,100%,37.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 219.4°, 100, 75.3
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 33.353, 34.29, -69.976
XYZ 11.461, 7.701, 50.749
xyY 0.164, 0.11, 7.701
CIE-LCH 33.353, 77.926, 296.106
CIE-LUV 33.353, -14.595, -95.437
Hunter-Lab 27.751, 25.153, -88.999
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 11000000

Color Schemes with #0042c0

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Alternatives to #0042c0

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#0042c0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0042c0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0042c0;}
.background {background-color:#0042c0;}
.border {border:1px solid #0042c0;}

Shades and Tints of #0042c0

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, #00050f is the darkest color, while #fbfcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042c0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #595e67 is the less saturated color, while #0042c0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042c0 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.

  • #3d3d3d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #313e57 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0055a5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00598f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006064 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #004eaf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0051a1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005586 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population