#0042cc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042cc is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 80% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 67.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 220.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 40%. #0042cc color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #000099. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 68
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#0042cc color description : Strong blue.

#0042cc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042cc has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:204 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.68, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 17100.

Hex triplet 0042cc #0042cc
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 204 rgb(0,66,204)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 80 rgb(0%,25.9%,80%)
CMYK 100, 68, 0, 20
HSL 220.6°, 100, 40 hsl(220.6,100%,40%)
HSV (or HSB) 220.6°, 100, 80
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 34.508, 38.879, -75.08
XYZ 12.845, 8.255, 58.04
xyY 0.162, 0.104, 8.255
CIE-LCH 34.508, 84.549, 297.377
CIE-LUV 34.508, -14.588, -102.859
Hunter-Lab 28.731, 29.522, -99.658
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 11001100

Color Schemes with #0042cc

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Alternatives to #0042cc

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#0042cc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0042cc

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#0042cc border color

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

Shades and Tints of #0042cc

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, #000308 is the darkest color, while #f3f7ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042cc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5e636e is the less saturated color, while #0042cc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042cc 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
  • #0057aa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005c93 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006367 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #004fb6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0052a8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00578c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population