#0042c9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042c9 is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 67.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 220.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39.4%. #0042c9 color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #000093. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 67
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#0042c9 color description : Strong blue.

#0042c9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042c9 has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:201 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.67, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 17097.

Hex triplet 0042c9 #0042c9
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 201 rgb(0,66,201)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 78.8 rgb(0%,25.9%,78.8%)
CMYK 100, 67, 0, 21
HSL 220.3°, 100, 39.4 hsl(220.3,100%,39.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 220.3°, 100, 78.8
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 34.216, 37.744, -73.817
XYZ 12.489, 8.112, 56.163
xyY 0.163, 0.106, 8.112
CIE-LCH 34.216, 82.907, 297.082
CIE-LUV 34.216, -14.585, -101.018
Hunter-Lab 28.482, 28.423, -96.973
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 11001001

Color Schemes with #0042c9

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Alternatives to #0042c9

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#0042c9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0042c9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0042c9;}
.background {background-color:#0042c9;}
.border {border:1px solid #0042c9;}

Shades and Tints of #0042c9

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, #000205 is the darkest color, while #f0f5ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042c9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d626c is the less saturated color, while #0042c9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042c9 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.

  • #3e3e3e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #323f5a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0056a9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005c92 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006267 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #004fb4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0052a6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00568a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population