#0042e1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042e1 is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 88.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 70.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.8% black. It has a hue angle of 222.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 44.1%. #0042e1 color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #0000c3. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 88
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 71
    • Y 0
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#0042e1 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#0042e1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042e1 has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:225 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.71, Y:0, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 17121.

Hex triplet 0042e1 #0042e1
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 225 rgb(0,66,225)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 88.2 rgb(0%,25.9%,88.2%)
CMYK 100, 71, 0, 12
HSL 222.4°, 100, 44.1 hsl(222.4,100%,44.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 222.4°, 100, 88.2
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 36.615, 46.595, -83.699
XYZ 15.536, 9.331, 72.212
xyY 0.16, 0.096, 9.331
CIE-LCH 36.615, 95.795, 299.105
CIE-LUV 36.615, -14.684, -115.506
Hunter-Lab 30.547, 37.325, -118.776
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 11100001

Color Schemes with #0042e1

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Alternatives to #0042e1

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#0042e1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0042e1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0042e1;}
.background {background-color:#0042e1;}
.border {border:1px solid #0042e1;}

Shades and Tints of #0042e1

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, #000309 is the darkest color, while #f5f8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042e1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686d79 is the less saturated color, while #0042e1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042e1 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.

  • #404040 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #334060 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005cb3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00619b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00686d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0052c3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0056b4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005a97 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population