#0242cc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0242cc is composed of 0.8% red, 25.9% green and 80% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 99% cyan, 67.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 221 degrees, a saturation of 98.1% and a lightness of 40.4%. #0242cc color hex could be obtained by blending #0484ff with #000099. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 1
    • G 26
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 99
    • M 68
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#0242cc color description : Strong blue.

#0242cc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0242cc has RGB values of R:2, G:66, B:204 and CMYK values of C:0.99, M:0.68, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 148172.

Hex triplet 0242cc #0242cc
RGB Decimal 2, 66, 204 rgb(2,66,204)
RGB Percent 0.8, 25.9, 80 rgb(0.8%,25.9%,80%)
CMYK 99, 68, 0, 20
HSL 221°, 98.1, 40.4 hsl(221,98.1%,40.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 221°, 99, 80
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 34.535, 38.932, -75.035
XYZ 12.87, 8.268, 58.041
xyY 0.163, 0.104, 8.268
CIE-LCH 34.535, 84.534, 297.423
CIE-LUV 34.535, -14.508, -102.846
Hunter-Lab 28.754, 29.576, -99.552
Binary 00000010, 01000010, 11001100

Color Schemes with #0242cc

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Alternatives to #0242cc

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#0242cc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0242cc

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0242cc;}
.background {background-color:#0242cc;}
.border {border:1px solid #0242cc;}

Shades and Tints of #0242cc

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, #00030a is the darkest color, while #f5f8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0242cc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #61656d is the less saturated color, while #0242cc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0242cc 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.

  • #3f3f3f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #33405b 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
  • #0053a8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00578c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population