#0042a4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0042a4 is composed of 0% red, 25.9% green and 64.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 59.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 35.7% black. It has a hue angle of 215.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 32.2%. #0042a4 color hex could be obtained by blending #0084ff with #000049. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 0
    • G 26
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 60
    • Y 0
    • K 36
    CMYK color chart

#0042a4 color description : Dark blue.

#0042a4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0042a4 has RGB values of R:0, G:66, B:164 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.6, Y:0, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 17060.

Hex triplet 0042a4 #0042a4
RGB Decimal 0, 66, 164 rgb(0,66,164)
RGB Percent 0, 25.9, 64.3 rgb(0%,25.9%,64.3%)
CMYK 100, 60, 0, 36
HSL 215.9°, 100, 32.2 hsl(215.9,100%,32.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 215.9°, 100, 64.3
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 30.821, 23.066, -57.484
XYZ 8.648, 6.576, 35.933
xyY 0.169, 0.129, 6.576
CIE-LCH 30.821, 61.939, 291.863
CIE-LUV 30.821, -14.833, -77.401
Hunter-Lab 25.644, 15.317, -65.13
Binary 00000000, 01000010, 10100100

Color Schemes with #0042a4

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Alternatives to #0042a4

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#0042a4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0042a4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0042a4;}
.background {background-color:#0042a4;}
.border {border:1px solid #0042a4;}

Shades and Tints of #0042a4

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, #000307 is the darkest color, while #f2f8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0042a4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4c5158 is the less saturated color, while #0042a4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0042a4 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.

  • #393939 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2e3b4e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004f9b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005487 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005a5e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #004a9e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #004d91 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005177 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population