#0042e6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042e6 is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 90.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 71.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 222.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 45.1%. #0042e6 color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #0000cd. Closest websafe color is: #0033ff.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 71
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#0042e6 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#0042e6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042e6 has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:230 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.71, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 17126.

Hex triplet 0042e6 #0042e6
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 230 rgb(0,66,230)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 90.2 rgb(0%,25.9%,90.2%)
CMYK 100, 71, 0, 10
HSL 222.8°, 100, 45.1 hsl(222.8,100%,45.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 222.8°, 100, 90.2
Web Safe 0033ff #0033ff
CIE-LAB 37.13, 48.375, -85.697
XYZ 16.228, 9.608, 75.858
xyY 0.16, 0.094, 9.608
CIE-LCH 37.13, 98.408, 299.444
CIE-LUV 37.13, -14.725, -118.462
Hunter-Lab 30.997, 39.206, -123.4
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 11100110

Color Schemes with #0042e6

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Alternatives to #0042e6

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#0042e6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0042e6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0042e6;}
.background {background-color:#0042e6;}
.border {border:1px solid #0042e6;}

Shades and Tints of #0042e6

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, #00040e is the darkest color, while #fafbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042e6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a6f7c is the less saturated color, while #0042e6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042e6 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.

  • #414141 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #344162 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005db5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00629d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00696e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0053c7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0056b7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005b99 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population